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State officials hope ruling moves case to US Supreme Court
Rapid City gas station clerk stabbed to death in robbery
Mother, missing children could be in Black Hills
Company gives $50K donation under new school choice law
Bill offered to overhaul initiative requirements, start date
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Harrisburg fends off Kernel boys
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
December 27, 2016
Amazon says 2016 holiday season "best-ever"
Amazon.com Inc. said it had its best-ever holiday season, shipping more than one billion items worldwide through its Prime membership program....
December 27, 2016 - 10:30am
U.S. home prices rise year-over-year in line with forecast
NEW YORK — U.S. single-family home price increases accelerated modestly in October, in line with expectations, but rising mortgage rates...
December 27, 2016 - 8:23am
December 22, 2016
U.S. Democrats lean on drug pricing as Obamacare repeal looms
WASHINGTON — Democrats are showing little interest in cooperating with the Republicans who control Congress on legislation to dismantle...
December 22, 2016 - 3:16pm
December 21, 2016
U.S. existing home sales rise to near 10-year high
WASHINGTON — U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in November, reaching their highest level in nearly 10 years, likely as buyers rushed into...
December 21, 2016 - 9:06am
December 20, 2016
U.S. charges Platinum Partners execs with $1 billion fraud
NEW YORK — Top executives of New York-based hedge fund manager Platinum Partners were arrested on Monday, Dec. 19, and charged with running...
December 20, 2016 - 11:22am
December 10, 2016
US Senate passes funding bill, Obama signs into law
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate passed legislation on Friday, Dec. 9, to fund the government through April and President Barack Obama promptly...
December 10, 2016 - 8:25am
October 29, 2016
Seven-year-old gives birthday money to charity
CHAMBERLAIN — At Jack Hanzlik's birthday celebration on Friday, the usual pool party scene unfolded: children splashed around with pool...
October 29, 2016 - 9:49am
October 22, 2016
LETTER: Misuse of funds goes beyond Mid Central
To the Editor: I am so tired of reading and hearing about the abuse/misuse of property and funds in Platte and the Westerhuis involvement when...
October 22, 2016 - 10:00am
June 4, 2016
LETTER: DUIs put money in city, state's pockets
To the Editor: South Dakota is supposed to be one of the states that has the most alcoholics and drunk drivers. So, what has Sioux Falls done...
June 4, 2016 - 11:05am
March 23, 2016
Controlling costs - where to start
Grain prices and cattle prices are stagnant, and every producer is starting to think about how to trim expenses. Implement dealers are feeling the pinch of producers who have decided there will be no machinery purchases this year. Land rent negotiations are daily talk at the coffee...
March 23, 2016 - 6:30pm
August 6, 2015
Poll shows Eleanor Roosevelt a favorite for the new $10 bill
More than one in four Americans are hoping the soon-to-be redesigned $10 bill will feature Eleanor Roosevelt, according to a McClatchy-Marist...
August 6, 2015 - 2:58pm
August 3, 2015
OPINION: School funding gradually gets more attention but not money
PIERRE — Two legislators from different political parties and different parts of South Dakota have been digging into the intertwined issues of public school funding and teacher salaries. Rep. Lee Schoenbeck distributed a think piece that analyzes how we reached this point....
August 3, 2015 - 8:05am
March 31, 2015
As fund for wildlife habitat is earmarked at foundation, lawmakers want full report
PIERRE -- A panel of state lawmakers decided Monday the South Dakota Community Foundation board of directors shall report on July 20 how the foundation used $350,000 approved by the Legislature this month for improving wildlife habitat. HB 1192 started as a $1.5 million request from...
March 31, 2015 - 9:48am
March 27, 2015
State board distributes tens of millions to help communities on utility projects
PIERRE — More than one dozen of South Dakota's smaller communities received financial help Friday to improve their drinking water and sewer systems. The state Board of Water and Natural Resources approved $14.1 million in grants and $69.1 million in low-interest loans for 22...
March 27, 2015 - 5:19pm
January 30, 2015
LETTER: Governor's budget misrepresented in letter
To the Editor: I would like to correct some misinformation that was presented in the letter to the editor in the Jan. 23 edition of The Daily Republic regarding Gov. Dennis Daugaard's proposed FY2016 budget. Many of the increases contained in the budget were not represented cor...
January 30, 2015 - 4:43pm