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Thanksgiving with the Rhoades family
The taste of tradition
Three charged with felonies inside prison
Herrick man receives five years probation for second-degree manslaughter plea
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for some producers
One family farm operation has decided to make the switch to no-till and cover cropping
South Dakota farmers produce more soybeans, sorghum in 2015
Hutterite colony near Stratford seeking to expand hog farm
South Dakota's fall harvest draws closer to completion
DWU men dominate Mount Marty
Former MHS athletes headline QB club meeting
Hanson's Cheeseman named Cornbelt Conference MVP
Bon Homme volleyball gets four LMVC first-team selections
DWU defense cracks down on Mount Marty
St. Wilfrid’s selling paintings of building as fundraiser for renovations
Springs woman to turn 96 years old
Keeping violin alive and rockin'
Tripp couple celebrate golden anniversary
Couple plan July wedding ceremony
Jeanette Zeier Hansen
Richard (Dick) Allen
Cynthia Kay (Kriz) Johnson
OUR VIEW: Pastors brave to take a stand on same-sex marriage
OPINION: Career readiness certificate testing is a valuable tool
LETTER: Obama can't fix things by himself
LETTER: Regarding the election, just asking
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
24-hour game stop nabs 147 violations
Commission finalizes several spring hunting seasons
TIPs hotline receiving fewer calls, leading to higher percentage of arrests
GFP hopes to net $1 million from proposed fee increases
Salmon egg collections on Oahe proving difficult this year
September 21, 2015
Attorney general explains plan to revise campaign laws
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley has released an explanation for a ballot measure to create a publicly funded campaign finance program, require additional disclosure and limit lobbying by state officials after they leave government. Jackley's office said Monday...
News / politics
September 21, 2015 - 12:10pm
August 3, 2015
Food companies outgun health advocates in debate on diets
WASHINGTON — The battle to define what Americans should eat is pitting nutritionists against deep-pocketed groups that are spending almost 14 times more cash on lobbying in Washington. Coca Cola , food-industry and farm groups concerned about the recommendation of a government...
News / nation
August 3, 2015 - 11:13am
February 20, 2014
GUEBERT: Ag industry's 'friend' not a upstanding fellow
Richard B. Berman operates phony, shell non-profit groups that are billed for services by his for-profit company.
opinion / columns
February 20, 2014 - 6:07pm
April 27, 2013
LETTER: Needed: Separation of Congress, lobbyists
To the Editor: My first awareness of husband and wife tag teams in Congress was South Dakota's Tom Daschle and Linda Hall Daschle. In this case it has to do with L-3 Communications security machines at airports. The government had to purchase a certain percentage of these airport...
opinion / letters
April 27, 2013 - 9:25pm
January 24, 2012
PARKER: With Gingrich, it all depends on your definition of 'lobbying'
WASHINGTON -- When it comes to Newt Gingrich's post-speaker activities on the Hill, it all depends on what your definition of "lobbying" is. In...
opinion / columns
January 24, 2012 - 9:25pm
October 17, 2011
SD officials lobby against rule to curb pollution from power plants
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota officials are lobbying hard against new federal regulations to curb mercury and other toxic pollution from coal-fired power plants. One of South Dakota's two coal-fired plants would be affected. Twenty-five states including South Dakota have sided...
News / state
October 17, 2011 - 12:45pm
Dakotas, neighboring states to lobby in DC for Medicare provision
SIOUX FALLS(AP) -- Health leaders from the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming plan to travel to the nation's capital this week to try to salvage future Medicare payments. The group wants Congress to protect new rules that beginning in 2013 will correct inequities in Medicare payments to...
News / state
October 17, 2011 - 11:55am
August 5, 2011
Herseth Sandlin registers as lobbyist, takes heat from GOP
Former Congresswoman Stephanie Herseth Sandlin is now a registered lobbyist in Washington, D.C. Herseth Sandlin registered in July as a lobbyist...
News / state
August 5, 2011 - 12:38am
February 12, 2011
Food, cocktails and politics: Interest groups press issues at dozens of Pierre socials
PIERRE -- South Dakota Town and Township Association members were serving ice cream at the state Capitol on Wednesday, but their minds were focused...
News / politics / state / local
February 12, 2011 - 12:33am