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A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
More Mitchell School District employees could get state retirement
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Parkston's Van Laecken honored by national induction
Cindi D. Mulder
Audrey Jane (Bosworth) Sonne
LETTER: SD opens arms to drinking
WOSTER: Considering cleanliness and creativity
LETTER: Noem isn't governor material
LETTER: NAFTA died ugly death it deserved
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
Lowell and Carole Funk
Rolf & Marjean Hope
Dolores (Lori) Kelsey
April 19, 2017
Enertech employees laid off could return
A ray of hope remains for the 27 employees laid off by Enertech Global's Mitchell manufacturing plant. According to Enertech Chief Financial...
April 19, 2017 - 5:34pm
April 7, 2017
Job growth slows as U.S. unemployment rate drops to 4.5 percent
WASHINGTON - U.S. employers added the fewest number of workers in 10 months in March, but a drop in the unemployment rate to a near 10-year low...
April 7, 2017 - 8:07am
March 22, 2017
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
When the news hit the paper this week that yet another icon of retail would be closing its doors in Mitchell, my heart sank. I immediately thought...
March 22, 2017 - 5:10pm
March 10, 2017
Strong job growth, rising wages set stage for Fed rate hike
WASHINGTON - Employers hired workers at a robust pace in February, beating expectations, and wages grinded higher, which could give the Federal...
March 10, 2017 - 9:51am
January 12, 2017
Amazon plans to create 100,000 full-time jobs over the next 18 months
Amazon.com on Thursday announced it plans to create more than 100,000 full-time jobs over the next 18 months, a massive hiring spree that suggests...
January 12, 2017 - 1:08pm
January 10, 2017
Wal-Mart plans to cut hundreds of jobs this month
Wal-Mart Stores Inc plans to cut hundreds of jobs before the end of January, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the...
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 1, 2016
As Trump touts Indiana jobs deal, U.S. factory work seeps overseas
ELKHART, Ind./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump goes to Indianapolis on Thursday to celebrate a deal that will keep 1,000 factory...
December 1, 2016 - 3:49pm
August 3, 2016
Regents prepare to set state goal of more degree-bearing workers
PIERRE — For three hours Wednesday, members of the South Dakota Board of Regents and state university presidents discussed whether to set...
August 3, 2016 - 5:53pm
July 8, 2016
U.S. economy posts largest job gains in eight months in June
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth surged in June as manufacturers and other employers boosted hiring, confirming the economy has regained...
July 8, 2016 - 4:40pm
OPINION: 'Tis the season for hiring
'Tis the season — for hiring. Along with erratic weather, in some circles, spring best known as the season of job fairs. With summer vacation on the horizon for students, upcoming graduates looking for the next step, and a general air of growth and possibility all around, this...
April 8, 2016 - 10:24am
February 9, 2016
The secret to getting more women to the top could be giving fathers more time off
WASHINGTON - A huge study released Monday reveals yet more unsettling statistics about the low numbers of women in leadership jobs. In the report, the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the consulting firm EY found that nearly 60 percent of the almost 22,000 companies...
February 9, 2016 - 6:33pm
January 19, 2016
OPINION: A better fit for the job
A couple of winters ago, when the family and I put in a day hauling our cows home, I had an "aha" moment for our family cow-hauling workday. Since then, I've realized the value of cow-hauling job suitability. With our old system, we all helped in the corrals to sort and load, then...
January 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 29, 2015
USPS needs more workers in South Dakota for upcoming season
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service needs more workers in South Dakota for the upcoming holiday season and plans to hire 58 people. The Postal Service says additional clerks, carriers and mail handlers are needed at processing facilities in Sioux Falls, Rapid City, Huron...
September 29, 2015 - 2:54pm
August 16, 2015
South Dakota advocates for hiring people with disabilities
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials and a state retailer group are making a push for businesses to hire people with disabilities. Officials with the state Department of Human Services and the South Dakota Retailers Association see people with disabilities as being an...
August 16, 2015 - 9:34pm
April 23, 2015
Sioux Falls jobs project being questioned as costs rise
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Costs are rising for a city-sponsored campaign to recruit workers from other states to Sioux Falls, and at least one City Council member is questioning how the effort is being funded. The website and ad campaign is aimed at attracting applicants from Minnesota,...
April 23, 2015 - 1:48pm