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Authorities seeking help in locating suspect in assault on Tyndall officer
Top Democrat urges FBI probe of allegations Russia seeking to influence U.S. vote
Republican state Rep. Dan Dryden dies at 72
Civil rights groups want road near pipeline protest reopened
No injuries when small plane crash-lands near Sioux Falls
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Kernel cheer and dance teams pumped for season
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Margerie Lee Crowe
Gerhard "Gary" Reimnitz
Lawrence O. Strand
Myron "Pat" Buchholz
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
May 11, 2016
Sioux Falls student wins Congressional Art Competition in SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The artwork of a Sioux Falls high school student will be displayed at the U.S. Capitol after winning a national contest. U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem says the painting by student William Drzycimski was selected as South Dakota's winner of the 2016 Congressional Art Competition....
May 11, 2016 - 12:18pm
May 4, 2016
After Cruz, Kasich suspend campaigns, Noem, Rounds offer Trump support
Donald Trump is all that remains of the Republican field of presidential candidates, and he seems to have the support of at least two South Dakota legislators. With Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz suspending their campaigns for the GOP nomination, Rep. Kristi Noem and...
May 4, 2016 - 5:43pm
April 21, 2016
OUR VIEW: Latest EB-5 woes show SD delegates didn't act fast enough
The problems with the EB-5 program are growing, which is why national reforms to the program are needed. South Dakotans know EB-5 as that awkward term associated with the October 2013 death of Richard Benda, who was the economic development secretary when he signed a contract with...
April 21, 2016 - 6:15pm
April 15, 2016
Rep. Noem raises about $280K in 1 quarter, has $1.6M on hand
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, who is up for re-election this year, raised about $280,000 for her campaign during the first three months of 2016. The Federal Election Commission report for Noem shows the Republican spent almost $128,800 during the quarter ending March...
April 15, 2016 - 6:09pm
OPINION: The bucket of prosperity
This statement from Winston Churchill is a very appropriate reminder as we approach April 15, Tax Day: "Can a people tax themselves into prosperity?...
April 15, 2016 - 12:24pm
April 1, 2016
Mary Hart: If you do it, you'll get through it
SIOUX FALLS—Once a South Dakotan, always a South Dakotan. Mary Hart may be just as familiar with the red carpet as any Hollywood star,...
April 1, 2016 - 10:28am
Noem: Say yes to opportunities
SIOUX FALLS — Just say yes. That was U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem's message to women Thursday during her inaugural Women of Influence Conference...
April 1, 2016 - 10:15am
March 31, 2016
OPINION: A few good women
It was 1942—less than a year after Pearl Harbor and months after America officially entered World War II. Tens of thousands of men had...
March 31, 2016 - 12:06pm
March 25, 2016
Thune, Noem file for re-election
Sen. John Thune has filed for re-election for U.S. Senate. South Dakota's Republican senior senator has served in Congress since 1997 when he was elected to succeed Tim Johnson in the House of Representatives. The 55-year-old Murdo native served in the House until January 2003, shortly...
March 25, 2016 - 4:29pm
March 24, 2016
OPINION: Re-connecting with our roots
Earlier this month, people around the country celebrated National Agriculture Day. In South Dakota, our lives and livelihoods are deeply tied...
March 24, 2016 - 4:52pm
March 18, 2016
OPINION: The poverty problem
The poverty problem in our country — in our own state — breaks my heart. It's more than a lack of cash flow. It's a deficiency of opportunity, of hope. It's a seemingly inescapable reality for many that is time and again passed down from generation to generation. And...
March 18, 2016 - 10:29am
Students get chance to send art to Washington
PIERRE—The competition that puts the artwork of South Dakota students in the nation's Capital is coming up, and U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., in cooperation with the South Dakota Arts Council, is now accepting entries. Each spring, a nationwide high school arts competition...
March 18, 2016 - 10:21am
March 16, 2016
Rounds, Noem, Thune react to Obama's Supreme Court nominee
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama issued his nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. South Dakota's three Congressional delegates issued statements about the nomination. Sen. Mike Rounds
March 16, 2016 - 5:23pm
February 27, 2016
OPINION: Don't forget states created the federal government
Washington often forgets a reality President Reagan so succinctly explained: "[T]he Federal Government did not create the States; the States created the Federal Government." One of my primary objectives as South Dakota's sole member of the House of Representatives is to reduce the...
February 27, 2016 - 10:29am
February 24, 2016
SD delegation opposes plan to close Guantanamo detention facility
South Dakota's congressional delegation was quick to criticize President Barack Obama's plan to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility. On Tuesday morning, Obama unveiled the proposal to close the U.S. military prison housing 91 detainees in a final attempt to urge a Republican-led...
February 24, 2016 - 10:22am