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Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Woonsocket man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing woman
Jackley: Legal pot proposal could be unconstitutional
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
New NFL rules include banning leaping block
Trump declines Nationals' Opening Day first pitch offer
PHOTOS: Area athletes compete in the Gregory Invitational
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 9, 2014
Around the Region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Plankinton CITY NULLIFIES PETITION FOR COUNCIL SEAT: A pair of invalid signatures on Gary Kristensen's petition for a Plankinton City Council seat made him ineligible to run for the Ward I seat, which will go...
March 9, 2014 - 10:51pm
Noem expects pipeline approval before Obama's term ends
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem believes President Barack Obama will decide whether to approve the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline before the end of...
March 9, 2014 - 10:34am
March 7, 2014
OPINION: Anti-Keystone XL activists squander public’s trust
By The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald Let’s start with the conclusion, as summarized by Reuters: “The U.S. State Department’s inspector general said (recently) the department had acted properly in choosing a contractor to review the Keystone XL oil pipeline, clearing it of...
March 7, 2014 - 7:19am
February 26, 2014
Report: Keystone contractor followed federal rules
By Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — A consulting firm that helped write an environmental review of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline...
February 26, 2014 - 10:44pm
February 25, 2014
Obama to act on oil pipeline within next couple of months
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, who chairs the National...
February 25, 2014 - 8:01am
February 20, 2014
Obama says climate weighs on Keystone and other decisions
TOLUCA, Mexico (Reuters) — U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday his administration needed to follow its established process to decide whether to allow the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline from Canada to go ahead, stressing that concerns about climate change needed to be at...
February 20, 2014 - 7:27am
Nebraska law to OK oil pipeline struck down
Ruling is victory for opponents of Keystone XL plan By Grant Schulte LINCOLN, Neb. — A Nebraska judge on Wednesday struck down a law that allowed the Keystone XL pipeline to proceed through the state, a victory for opponents who have tried to block the project that would carry...
February 20, 2014 - 7:19am
February 12, 2014
OUR VIEW: Time to approve pipeline
We totally get opponents' environmental worries about the Canadian Keystone XL Pipeline project -- if the oil conduit were being built in a perfect...
February 12, 2014 - 7:13am
February 4, 2014
Keystone XL waiting list grows for US oil shippers
By James MacPherson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. says it has a growing list of U.S. oil shippers signing up to use a proposed connector to the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would run from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. The Calgary-based company announced in...
February 4, 2014 - 3:27pm
February 3, 2014
No Keystone XL means more oil by rail, report says
Winner mayor says most landowners in area support pipeline.
February 3, 2014 - 12:20pm
CARTOON: Waiting on the Keystone pipeline
February 3, 2014 - 11:23am
January 31, 2014
Keystone XL oil pipeline clears significant hurdle
By Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — The long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline cleared a major hurdle toward approval Friday, a serious blow to environmentalists' hopes that President Barack Obama will block the controversial project running more than 1,000 miles from Canada through...
January 31, 2014 - 6:08pm
January 27, 2014
Backers: Report on rail risks boosts Keystone XL
By Matthew Daily WASHINGTON (AP) — A government warning about the dangers of increased use of trains to transport crude oil is giving a boost to supporters of the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline. U.S. and Canadian accident investigators urged their governments Thursday...
January 27, 2014 - 3:06pm
January 22, 2014
Oglala tribe holding conference opposing pipeline
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Oglala Sioux Tribe says it's organizing a conference to oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline. Tribe vice president Tom Poor Bear says it will be held Feb. 13-14 at the Rapid City Ramkota Inn. The conference is entitled "Help Save Mother Earth From The Keystone...
January 22, 2014 - 10:21am
December 18, 2013
Thune: Debt ceiling could hinge on pipeline fate
Keystone XL approval could be linked to looming 2014 fiscal fight.
December 18, 2013 - 2:34pm