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Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
Kimball school’s playground gets a facelift
MCTEA ‘a great fit’ for Mitchell School District
How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
LOST ITALIAN: Garden-fresh veggies inspire salad
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
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
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
First Mitchell Quarterback Club of the season set for today
Area prep volleyball roundup: Jaguars outlast Bearcats
Young Golden Eagles looking to build
Opening-night thriller: No. 3 Mitchell rallies to edge No. 4 Aberdeen in five sets
Kernels sweep RC Central, Vermillion
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
John A. Fillaus
Harold W. Bietz
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
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