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Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
September 28, 2016
S.D. congressional delegation votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 victims bill
WASHINGTON, D.C. — South Dakota's two Republican U.S. Senators joined a near-unanimous, bipartisan effort to override President Barack...
September 28, 2016 - 5:39pm
September 22, 2016
Sen. Rounds continues push for IHS audit as two reform bills clear initial hurdles
Two Indian Health Service reform bills made progress Wednesday, but U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds is considering one way to improve upon one of those...
September 22, 2016 - 5:05pm
August 29, 2016
Sen. Rounds concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
The U.S. Senate majority is up for grabs in 2016, and one of South Dakota's Republican senators is less optimistic than his counterpart. In an...
August 29, 2016 - 10:03am
August 20, 2016
S.D. delegates on the stump for Trump
If the presidential election were decided by South Dakota's congressional delegation, Donald Trump would be the 45th president of the United...
August 20, 2016 - 9:35am
August 18, 2016
With no Dakotafest debates, Democrats respond to GOP leaders
With no congressional debates at Dakotafest in 2016, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Jay Williams took the stage Thursday to respond to the...
August 18, 2016 - 5:17pm
S.D. delegation: Federal regulations hinder U.S. ag industry
South Dakota's congressional delegation said federal regulations are disrupting what U.S. Sen. John Thune called the state's "most important...
August 18, 2016 - 8:39am
August 8, 2016
US Senators: Selection process for Youth Program now open
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's U.S. Sens. John Thune and Mike Rounds say the selection process for the state's representatives to the annual U.S. Senate Youth Program is now open. Two South Dakota high school juniors or seniors will be chosen to be among the 104 delegates — two...
August 8, 2016 - 11:48am
August 6, 2016
LETTER: We need new senators, Congress
To the Editor: I just read in the Daily Republic that John Thune has the next election in the bag. How can anyone predict the outcome three months...
August 6, 2016 - 10:00am
August 5, 2016
Selection process for United States Senate Youth Program is underway
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. John Thune and Mike Rounds (both R-S.D.) recently announced that the annual statewide selection process for the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) has begun. Two South Dakota high school juniors or seniors will join student delegates from around...
August 5, 2016 - 10:24am
July 28, 2016
Early dropouts in GOP presidential race 'more in line' with Sen. Thune
SCOTLAND — U.S. Sen. John Thune is standing by the Republican nominee for president, Donald Trump, but Thune's political ideology aligns...
July 28, 2016 - 5:26pm
Thune in Scotland, Tripp, and Parkston today
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) will be in Scotland ,Tripp and Parkston. He will address the Scotland Rotary Club at...
July 28, 2016 - 10:23am
July 21, 2016
Let me know what you think
Each week the Senate is in session, I travel back and forth from my home in Sioux Falls to Washington, D.C., for hearings, votes, and other meetings....
July 21, 2016 - 11:01am
July 19, 2016
US Sen. John Thune skipping Republican National Convention
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune is skipping the 2016 Republican National Convention to spend time traveling around South Dakota. A...
July 19, 2016 - 11:22am
July 15, 2016
S.D. Republicans offer support for VP pick
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is officially on the Republican ticket alongside presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, and South Dakota's congressional...
July 15, 2016 - 4:19pm
Federal delegation boosts Spearfish Canyon state park plan
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's congressional delegation is helping with Gov. Dennis Daugaard's plan for a new state park at Spearfish Canyon. U.S. Sen. John Thune introduced legislation Thursday that would authorize an exchange of nearly 2,000 acres of federal land in the areas of...
July 15, 2016 - 11:14am