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Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Photos from the first night of the shrine circus at the Corn Palace
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
School board approves new SD-based bus company for district
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Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
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94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
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Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Defenders sweep DWU baseball
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
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OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
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April 16, 2016
LETTER: Educate youth that police aren't the enemy
To the Editor: We are having a lot of debates these days between presidential candidates. One of the things that comes up is racism and what...
April 16, 2016 - 10:12am
March 12, 2016
LETTER: President can't pass laws without Congress
To the Editor: We had a very interesting debate by the two top Democratic candidates for president. Mostly their objectives were about the same,...
March 12, 2016 - 10:55am
February 6, 2016
LETTER: Republicans at fault for national debt
To the Editor: President Barack Obama gave a very optimistic and upbeat speech recently about the condition of the country and the improvements...
February 6, 2016 - 10:01am
December 26, 2015
LETTER: Take in refugees, but on temp basis
To the Editor: The big question now is, are we going to take in any refugees and what will it cost us? From the figures I have seen, If we take in a family of four, it will cost a minimum of $12,376. And they are supposed to pay back to the government $6,000 after six months. The...
December 26, 2015 - 9:12am
November 23, 2015
LETTER: Obama can't fix things by himself
To the Editor: I recently listened to a program where some people were discussing the Oregon school shooting and other mass shootings we have had lately, and they were blaming President Barack Obama for not doing anything about it. Well, Obama has been screaming about getting something...
November 23, 2015 - 5:05pm
October 19, 2015
LETTERS: Taxes needed to fund nation
To the Editor: I listened to the second Republican debate, and will say it was rather interesting listening to them bragging about what they have done and what they will do when they get to be president. But, as usual, there was usually a lack of explanation as to just how they...
October 19, 2015 - 11:14am
August 15, 2015
LETTER: National debt needs to be paid off
To the Editor: I listened to the presidential candidates' debate, and some of them came up with some good ideas. Several mentioned balancing the budget and our national debt, which is the first and most important thing that we need to do. But the question is, how are we going to...
August 15, 2015 - 9:41am
August 6, 2015
Senior athlete, philanthropist celebrates 102nd birthday
PIERRE — John Zilverberg, a resident of rural Highmore, turned 102 years old on Sunday, Aug. 2. Zilverberg has been recognized for his philanthropic achievements by the South Dakota Community Foundation. Through his donor advised fund at the South Dakota Community Foundation,...
August 6, 2015 - 4:34pm
South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games
HIGHMORE (AP) — A South Dakota centenarian taking part in this year's National Senior Games is playing to win. KSFY-TV reports that John Zilverberg of Highmore is the oldest athlete in the competition that's being held through July 15 in the Minneapolis area. The South Dakota...
July 6, 2015 - 10:12am
June 20, 2015
LETTER: Keep the inheritance tax
To the Editor: There has been a lot of propaganda lately to eliminate the inheritance tax. If you vote to eliminate the inheritance tax, you are just voting to help the multi-millionaires and billionaires to evade their obligations to the country where they made all that money. We...
June 20, 2015 - 12:07pm
May 1, 2015
LETTER: GOP needs to stop thwarting Obama
To the Editor: When President Barack Obama was elected president, the Republicans swore to prove he was a failure, and they have been trying to prove it ever since. Of course, proving him to be a failure means the country under his watch would be a failure. Well, it hasn't happened....
May 1, 2015 - 4:45pm
November 13, 2010
Letters to the Editor
In S.D., all one needs is to be Republican To the Editor: I know you won't put this in your paper since you helped so much to condemn the Obama presidency. But I want you to know how depressed I am about the attitude politically here in South Dakota. I never thought I'd agree...
November 13, 2010 - 12:10am
September 11, 2010
Opinion: Letters to the Editor
U.S. needs to protect less fortunate people To the Editor: Some people claim we avoided a recession and are in a recovery phase. It's good to be optimistic, but also realistic. True, some sections of the economy show signs of improvement, but the whole picture doesn't look that...
September 11, 2010 - 12:17am
July 31, 2010
Opinion: Letters to the Editor
A new perspective on road problems To the Editor: I am writing to offer a different perspective on the discussion of road repair, maintenance and "returning some roads to gravel." Beginning last Wednesday, I traveled via automobile across the state of Iowa, down to Hannibal, Mo.,...
July 31, 2010 - 12:05am
July 3, 2010
Letters to the Editor
Start enforcing the immigration laws To the Editor: I see where New York Mayor Bloomberg and a coalition of others want to give all illegal immigrants a path to citizenship. They think that is going to help our economy. We might as well open the gates and let the rest of the world...
July 3, 2010 - 12:05am