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Three indicted on burglary, grand theft charges in Sanborn County
Hundreds rally in Rapid City against, for President Trump
Off-duty trooper helps teens out of fiery wreck in SD
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
Trump names general as new national security adviser
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Marlin boys fall to Pierre
Tiger baseball team goes 1-3 against Tabor College
Mitchell Ravens win U12 title at Wesleyan Classic
Area high school boys basketball roundup: Friesz scores 30 as Chamberlain outlasts Aberdeen Roncalli in OT
Jackrabbit women topple Fort Wayne
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Florence Irene Moke
Robert Lee Sunderman
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
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