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Burger King follows McDonald's with sales abroad beating U.S.
Census Bureau nixes 2017 test on Standing Rock Reservation
Officials shoot at drone during weekend of pipeline protests
South Dakota Peace and Justice Center in Sioux Falls closes
Spearfish university offers alcohol diversion program
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Wagner wins SESD tournament
Mitchell places 11th, 13th at state event
Tigers swept by Hastings
Tigers swept by Hastings
DWU teams blanked by Broncos
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
August 18, 2016
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
July 14, 2016
Thune meets with Delta after plane lands at wrong airport
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune has met with officials from Delta Air Lines to talk about a jetliner with 130 passengers on board that...
July 14, 2016 - 11:39am
July 11, 2016
Thune, Rounds and Noem attending Dakotafest
South Dakota's full congressional delegation has committed to attending Dakotafest. On Monday afternoon, Samantha Castro, marketing manager for...
July 11, 2016 - 6:07pm
July 6, 2016
Noem: 'Serious questions' remain regarding Clinton's email controversy
Three of South Dakota's Republican lawmakers remain unsatisfied with Hillary Clinton's use of a private email address and server during her tenure...
July 6, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 23, 2016
Being a dad is the best job of my life
I've worn numerous hats, held a lot of jobs, and had many titles throughout my life. And while being your U.S. senator is one of the most humbling...
June 23, 2016 - 12:59pm
June 22, 2016
Rounds: 'No one in Congress wants terrorists to have guns'
Sen. Mike Rounds is reviewing a proposal from a fellow Republican senator to ban gun sales to people on the no-fly and selectee lists, but he...
June 22, 2016 - 10:33am