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'No credible sightings' of Waffle House shooting suspect as manhunt continues, police say
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to a baby boy
School board to take initial look at budget proposal
County board to hear reports
Council will meet to set malt beverage hearing
SD FFA Convention hosts more than 2,000 amidst the storm
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Tiger baseball falls to Red Raiders
Area baseball roundup: Howard goes 3-1 in Northville
MVP's Walz claims two races at Ipswich
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Donald W. Schimmel
Roger A. Sorensen
Lilas I. Schmucker
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
LETTER: 'Big Wind' is moving into South Dakota
LETTER: Voting is a right worth exercising
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
April 11, 2017
Thune: US must be first in implementation of 5G technology
MADISON — In the race to develop safe and secure fifth-generation (5G) technology, U.S. Sen. John Thune said the United States has to be...
April 11, 2017 - 6:12pm
April 5, 2017
Thune says Gorsuch calls 'balls and strikes'
If Senate Democrats won't support U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, U.S. Sen. John Thune said they won't support any nominee from President...
April 5, 2017 - 6:11pm
April 1, 2017
LETTER: Let's protect farmer income
To the Editor: In reference to Jim Oase's letter, I would have a different opinion. I would hope Sen. Thune would "protect" the income of farmers....
April 1, 2017 - 9:15am
March 28, 2017
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
The old expression about "wearing something on your sleeve" took on a bit of a literal connotation during a recent meeting I had with former...
March 28, 2017 - 5:06pm
March 23, 2017
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
I can't think of a more personal aspect of someone's life than that of his or her doctor-patient relationship and the decisions they make together....
March 23, 2017 - 5:15pm
March 20, 2017
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
HOUGHTON, S.D. — With the current low commodity price environment, farmers are relying more on farm program payments to help them stay...
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
March 18, 2017
LETTER: An explanation, Sen. Thune?
To the Editor: What is the difference between government "income protection" and government "income control?" If the government can "protect"...
March 18, 2017 - 9:30am
March 3, 2017
Thune says Obamacare repeal few weeks away
The first steps to repeal and replace Obamacare are expected to surface in the next few weeks, according to U.S. Sen. John Thune. The third-term...
March 3, 2017 - 5:25pm
March 2, 2017
Emission standards opposed by SD delegation to be cut by Trump
WASHINGTON — Another presidential executive order could be the beginning of the end for a carbon-cutting initiative criticized by South...
March 2, 2017 - 7:25pm
New proposal announced as work begins on 2018 farm bill
U.S. Sen. John Thune said the 2018 farm bill will need "innovative solutions and flexibility" to alleviate low commodity prices that are plaguing...
March 2, 2017 - 7:16pm
February 28, 2017
SD delegation praises Trump plan to dismantle WOTUS
WASHINGTON — South Dakota's congressional delegation praised the president's newest executive order, which will keep the federal government...
February 28, 2017 - 6:06pm
January 31, 2017
Thune, Rounds back Gorsuch as SCOTUS nominee
President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee has found a friend in South Dakota. Trump nominated federal appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch...
January 31, 2017 - 8:14pm
January 24, 2017
SD delegation backs Trump’s support of oil pipelines
South Dakota’s most senior congressional lawmaker and one of the state’s most prominent environmental activists remain at odds regarding...
January 24, 2017 - 5:36pm
January 23, 2017
SD delegation keeps open mind after Trump pulls out of trade agreement
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Without expressly approving or disapproving of President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the 12-nation Trans-Pacific...
January 23, 2017 - 5:27pm
January 19, 2017
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The United States Department of Agriculture could be led by a non-Midwesterner for the first time in more than a decade,...
January 19, 2017 - 5:19pm