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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos
Donations raise questions over upcoming Sioux Falls TIF vote
City may donate South Dakota land to National Park Service
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll: How They Fared
Pressure to win: Prep football coaching tenure decreasing in South Dakota
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Pauline A. Hrdlicka
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
LETTER: Wall Street caused a national security crisis
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
James and Karen Geppert
February 21, 2014
Help wanted in Mitchell
South Dakota is poised to be on "the leading edge of a national workforce issue," according to a local development expert. South Dakota's businesses,...
February 21, 2014 - 8:02pm
January 28, 2014
Union membership down in SD, up in ND
By Northern Plains News While national union membership remained steady between 2012 and 2013, union membership was up in North Dakota and down in South Dakota. The federal Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its annual survey on union membership. In 2012, South...
January 28, 2014 - 5:59pm
January 22, 2014
NOEM: Low unemployment numbers proof that SD works
South Dakota has a unique problem: We have “Help Wanted” signs up all over the state. While most areas of the country are struggling to attract enough jobs to keep their citizens employed, South Dakota is working to attract more workers to fill the many jobs we have available....
January 22, 2014 - 7:48am
January 20, 2014
Avera cuts 8-10 nursing positions in Mitchell
Any of the hospital’s affected employees not hired for the new, consolidated nursing unit will be placed in a transitional pool while the hospital works to place them in other positions within the Avera Health System.
January 20, 2014 - 4:51pm
January 14, 2014
Daugaard urges training for needed jobs
By Chet Brokaw PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota must take additional steps to train and attract people to fill the jobs needed to fuel the state's...
January 14, 2014 - 3:23pm
Noem joins Boehner to criticize Democrats' leadership on economy
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Kristi Noem is criticizing the Democrats' handling of the economy. The Republican says her state's low unemployment rate is proof that the GOP is a better steward of the economy. Noem joined House Speaker John Boehner and other members of House Republican...
January 14, 2014 - 1:35pm
January 13, 2014
Legislature to hear from gov on economic, workforce development
SD has grown in jobs, gained challenges to find workers.
January 13, 2014 - 7:27am
January 7, 2014
Unemployment benefits bill clears hurdle
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House-backed legislation to renew benefits for the long-term unemployed unexpectedly cleared an initial Senate hurdle...
January 7, 2014 - 11:45am
January 6, 2014
Americans working more for less
Congress to begin 2014 with jobless benefits battle, push to raise minimum wage.
January 6, 2014 - 8:06am
January 4, 2014
Jobs available at interstate centers
PIERRE — The South Dakota Missouri River Tourism Association, the South Dakota Department of Tourism and the South Dakota Department of Transportation are now accepting applications to fill seasonal positions for travel counselors and supervisors at 10 Information Center locations...
January 4, 2014 - 9:45am
December 13, 2013
Filing deadline near for SD disaster jobless aid
PIERRE (AP) — People who lost jobs or became unable to do business because of the early October blizzard that hit western South Dakota have until next Wednesday to file for disaster unemployment insurance. The state Department of Labor and Regulation says that to be eligible...
December 13, 2013 - 10:58am
December 8, 2013
Initiative to recruit SD jobs, workers falls short
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An initiative by Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard that was intended to draw 1,000 workers to the state has come up far short. Daugaard announced the New South Dakotans initiative in January 2012 and predicted the effect would be "enormous," the Argus Leader...
December 8, 2013 - 10:59pm
December 7, 2013
New Howard plant: 26 jobs now, 95 later
HOWARD — Donnerite Inc., a Minnesota-based company, announced this week that it will expand its operations to Howard. Donnerite operates a truck and heavy equipment repair company and manufacturing business that specializes in custom design and fabrication of all types of projects. ...
December 7, 2013 - 10:48am
December 4, 2013
More jobs than workers in Dakotas, Nebraska
By Northern Plains News More jobs are advertised online in South Dakota, North Dakota and Nebraska than there are unemployed workers, according to a new study. The Conference Board released its Help Wanted Online study Wednesday. According to data from October, the latest...
December 4, 2013 - 9:45pm
December 2, 2013
Legislative panel completes workforce development study
By Bob Mercer Capitol Correspondent PIERRE — The Legislature’s planning committee finished its draft report on workforce development Monday. The goal is to distribute the final document to all 70 representatives and 35 senators at least a week or more before the...
December 2, 2013 - 6:59pm