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2014 Stories of the Year
Salvation Army $54K short of Christmas goal
Diaz trial set to begin Monday in Sioux Falls
ND fastest growing state in 2014
Pressler ups involvement in Centrist Project
GUEBERT: No room in the gym, but always room for food
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
Undefeated Kernels head into Miller Classic with momentum
Undefeated area teams featured at tournament
Cersosimo nets 4, Marlin boys win
Freeman girls top Centerville 50-37
Out-of-state talent fills Corn Palace, Pentagon
BOOKS: Penguin picture book tells story of friendship
At the Movies
Area businesses thanked for SHARE program efforts
May wedding planned by area couple
Mitchell woman celebrates 101st
Leatrice Nadine (Houska) Johnson
Ardis Jane Connor
LETTER: Teach youth respect for authority
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
LETTER: My hero is perfect -- he's Jesus
LETTER: Jehovah, Allah are not the same
LETTER: Finding common ground on Common Core
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
WILTZ: Greatness, and not just John Williamson, once lived in our midst
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
October 29, 2014
U.S. House race a tale of two candidates
As South Dakota's four-way U.S. Senate race has nabbed most of the attention in the 2014 election cycle, the two candidates for the U.S. House have quietly gone about their campaigns in very different ways. Two-term incumbent Rep. Kristi Noem, a Republican, and Democratic challenger...
news / politics
October 29, 2014 - 4:37pm
August 5, 2014
Poll: Noem leads Robinson by 18 points for U.S. House race
news / state
August 5, 2014 - 5:04pm
May 21, 2014
Noem: Increase VA funding to clear backlog
Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., would support a budget increase for the Department of Veterans Affairs if that would make the federal agency able to provide adequate and timely health care to the nation's military veterans. Noem told reporters Wednesday that she wants to clear up the long...
news / state
May 21, 2014 - 5:02pm
May 6, 2014
County WIC participation decreases
The number of Davison County residents in the county's WIC (Women, Infant and Children) nutrition program is down nearly 100 people from the average two years ago. Community Health Nurse program administrator Natalie Van Drongelen reported Tuesday that 427 participants were in...
news / local
May 6, 2014 - 6:39pm
February 5, 2013
NOEM: Importance of town halls
One of the things I enjoy the most about my job is the opportunity to travel the state and meet voters face-to-face. It gives me the chance to hear people's frustrations and hopes and to talk about common sense solutions to problems facing the state and the nation. In my recent town...
February 5, 2013 - 6:57am
August 6, 2011
LETTER: We sent Noem to D.C. to be pretty?
To the Editor: I just read in the Thursday, July 28, Daily Republic that Rep. Kristi Noem was voted pretty in the House of Representatives. My heavens, is that what you sent her to Washington, D.C., for? Is this U.S. business? We will put aside lost jobs, high food prices, high...
opinion / letters
August 6, 2011 - 12:47am
August 3, 2011
Noem staffer will be in Chamberlain
CHAMBERLAIN -- Suzanne Veenis, Sioux Falls office staffer for Rep. Kristi Noem, will hold a constituent outreach day from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4, at The Meeting Place, Chamberlain. Veenis will meet with community leaders in the region as well at visiting with area...
August 3, 2011 - 11:54am
NOEM: One-size-fits-all approach doesn't fit SD agriculture
Seeing combines and other farm equipment on the road is a common scene in South Dakota. We don't think twice when we see a convoy of machinery going from field to field. Unfortunately, I recently got word of yet another Washington, D.C., proposed regulation that just doesn't...
opinion / columns / politics
August 3, 2011 - 7:48am
SD delegation votes for debt-ceiling compromise
WASHINGTON -- All three members of South Dakota's congressional delegation voted in favor of the debt ceiling deal reached this week. Sen....
news / state / nation
August 3, 2011 - 7:12am
July 29, 2011
Noem staffer to be in Mitchell Aug. 4
Suzanne Veemis, staffer with U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., will hold a constituent outreach day from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4, at Perkins Restaurant and Bakery, Mitchell. Those wishing to contact the representative are welcome to attend the event to express concerns...
July 29, 2011 - 2:33am
July 27, 2011
Poll: Noem is most beautiful woman in Congress
Rep. Kristi Noem is the most beautiful woman in Congress. That's what a poll published Wednesday by The Hill, a District of Columbia newspaper, determined. Noem, a first-term Republican from South Dakota, finished eighth on the overall Washington most-beautiful list, which...
July 27, 2011 - 7:56pm
July 22, 2011
Noem defends 'Cut, Cap and Balance'
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., defended the deficit-reducing plan passed by the U.S. House this week known as Cut, Cap and Balance. Some have criticized the plan, and it is not expected to pass the U.S. Senate. But Noem said it is the only plan that has been spelled out in legislation....
news / business
July 22, 2011 - 6:45am
Noem touts bipartisan Missouri River working group
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., said Thursday that she has two goals for a newly formed bipartisan working group set up to address flooding issues along the Missouri River. First, she wants to get all U.S. House members from Missouri River states to coordinate their efforts on...
news / politics
July 22, 2011 - 6:33am
July 19, 2011
Noem announces outreach in Mitchell on Aug. 4
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., announced that Suzanne Veenis of her Sioux Falls office will hold a constituent outreach day in Davison County on Thursday, Aug. 4. Veenis will be available between 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Perkins Restaurant & Bakery in Mitchell. "As South...
news / local
July 19, 2011 - 10:39am
July 11, 2011
Noem hears pine beetle fears during hearing
HILL CITY -- The Black Hills is in the grip of the worst mountain pine beetle epidemic in recorded history, and those who pay close attention...
news / state / outdoors
July 11, 2011 - 5:34am