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ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
November 9, 2017
More veterans and military members are putting VA loans into service to buy homes
WASHINGTON - For most of his life, Marrio Pearson gave little thought to being a homeowner. If the 45-year-old U.S. Army veteran thought about...
November 9, 2017 - 8:06am
September 14, 2017
Dollar Loan Center shut down again by regulators
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota banking regulators have revoked the lending license for the Dollar Loan Center stores in Sioux Falls and Rapid City. The state Division of Banking shut down the stores after learning the short-term loan company was charging 36 percent interest and...
September 14, 2017 - 1:02pm
July 26, 2017
Supreme Court says Globe U and MN School of Business made illegal loans
Students who borrowed money from Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business to cover tuition might be in for a refund thanks to a...
July 26, 2017 - 4:41pm
April 19, 2017
State rail board OKs two loans
PIERRE — The State Railroad Board approved two loans Wednesday. The board made a $3.55 million loan to the Sully County rail authority...
April 19, 2017 - 3:26pm
November 3, 2016
Supporters of payday rate cap campaign fear voter confusion
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Cathy Brechtelsbauer often gives out flyers calling on voters to end payday loan "debt traps." The small squares showing an illustrated man standing in a bear trap spell it out: One lending measure on the ballot is real, while the other is a fake. The South...
November 3, 2016 - 10:19am
June 14, 2016
Credit crunch for farm renters compounds stress on U.S. growers
American farmers who expanded production using rented land during the commodity boom a few years ago are now struggling to repay loans.A crop...
June 14, 2016 - 4:29pm
Farmers forced to tighten their belts
Farmers reap what they sow. But before they can sow, they need a loan, and that hasn't come so easily for some South Dakota farmers this year....
May 14, 2016 - 9:56am
June 25, 2015
State considers more loans for local government roads
PIERRE — The state Transportation Commission received a pitch Thursday to make loans more frequently to counties and cities for road projects. Federal funds already can be used in South Dakota for loans on local projects that qualify for a federal secondary designation. But...
June 25, 2015 - 5:11pm
June 11, 2015
Payday loan industry challenges ballot measure description
PIERRE (AP) — A title loan company official is arguing in a court filing that Attorney General Marty Jackley's explanation of a ballot measure to cap money lenders' interest rates doesn't adequately inform voters of the proposal's consequences. Jackley tells the Argus Leader...
June 11, 2015 - 1:12pm
March 27, 2015
State board approves more than $83 million for projects
PIERRE (AP) — The state Board of Water and Natural Resources has approved more than $83 million for water and waste management projects. The funding includes about $14 million in grants and about $69 million in low-interest loans. The board met Thursday and Friday in Pierre. The...
March 27, 2015 - 2:30pm
March 26, 2015
Some farmers in 4 states eligible for federal disaster loans
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 25 counties in North Dakota as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by various weather conditions since the start of last year, ranging from excess rain to drought. Farmers and...
March 26, 2015 - 2:50pm
June 10, 2014
Mitchell corporation gets state grant
PIERRE -- A Mitchell corporation was among grant recipients Tuesday from the state Board of Economic Development. The board made a $139,502 grant for staff funding to the Mitchell Area Development Corp., a $200,000 grant to the Glacial Lakes Area Development group's revolving loan...
June 10, 2014 - 10:40pm
State board changes policies on job loans, grants
PIERRE -- The state Board of Economic Development decided Tuesday it won't review monthly bills from its service contractors any longer and will look at other bills only if the amounts exceed $2,500, rather than $1,000. The board also reduced the loan origination fee to 1 percent...
June 10, 2014 - 5:37pm
December 6, 2012
Agri-processing projects will get state railroad loans
PIERRE -- Two agricultural processing projects in Brookings County received approval Thursday for loans from the South Dakota Railroad Board. South Dakota Soybean Processors will get $964,070 to pay for expansions of its rail yard to handle about 50 more cars, while a new $55 million...
December 6, 2012 - 8:21pm
November 12, 2012
More Dakotas businesses eligible for drought loans
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The U.S. Small Business Administration is making low-interest federal disaster loans available to small, nonfarm businesses in more counties in the Dakotas. The loans of up to $2 million are to offset losses due to drought in September and October. The latest...
November 12, 2012 - 11:23am