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Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Mitchell man pleads not guilty to 10 charges of fourth-degree rape
Circuit Court cases from Sept. 19
Bjorkman brings bipartisan message to Mitchell
She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Larry R. Reimnitz
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
August 15, 2017
NorthWestern Energy sweeps Con Ed in wind energy battle
PIERRE — NorthWestern Energy received additional time Tuesday to re-run its avoided-cost model and suggest what it might pay for electricity...
August 15, 2017 - 3:24pm
July 26, 2017
Rain, wind and power outages come with overnight storm
About 700 NorthWestern Energy customers lost power Tuesday night in Mitchell when a late-July thunderstorm boomed through southeastern South...
July 26, 2017 - 9:14am
July 20, 2017
Squirrel sparks brief power outage in downtown Mitchell
A single squirrel sparked a 41-minute power outage in downtown Mitchell Thursday morning.
July 20, 2017 - 11:50am
July 6, 2017
Severe storms source of power outages, crop damage throughout region
Severe weather wreaked havoc across the region Wednesday night. High winds and lightning were the culprit of downed trees, power outages, fires,...
July 6, 2017 - 4:01pm
May 30, 2017
NorthWestern switching from downtown to new facility
The future's looking bright for NorthWestern Energy. The company held a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday for its $3 million construction projects...
May 30, 2017 - 7:09pm
May 1, 2017
Storm cuts power for more than 3,000
TYNDALL — Some Bon Homme County residents could be without power until Thursday after a winter storm knocked down power lines and cut electricity...
May 1, 2017 - 5:26pm
April 11, 2017
State utilities commission opens hearing on avoided cost for NorthWestern Energy
PIERRE — NorthWestern Energy submitted six different sets of avoided costs during negotiations on proposed wind projects in three South...
April 11, 2017 - 1:33pm
April 3, 2017
Consolidated Edison proceeds: PUC hearing vs. Northwestern
PIERRE — Consolidated Edison Development gets four days to make its case next week before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission,...
April 3, 2017 - 5:44pm
October 12, 2016
350-plus suffer power outage following Wednesday crash
More than 350 people in the Mitchell area are without power following a car crash Wednesday morning. Crews with Northwestern Energy, based in...
October 12, 2016 - 11:38am
July 10, 2016
Downed tree causes power outage for 1,300 in Mitchell
A downed tree caused more than 1,300 Northwestern Energy customers in Mitchell to lose power Sunday. According to Tom Glanzer, company spokesperson for Northwestern Energy, a tree on the 500 block of South Ohlman Street caused 1,320 customers to be without power from 12:05 p.m. to...
July 10, 2016 - 2:44pm
February 13, 2016
NorthWestern gets to power Dakota Access pump station
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission gave its blessing Friday to an agreement for NorthWestern Energy to provide electricity to the pump station planned in rural Spink County for the proposed Dakota Access oil pipeline. The pump station is near Crandon, east of U.S....
February 13, 2016 - 10:33am
November 16, 2015
Wreck involving juvenile and light pole closes East Fifth
The 500 block of East Fifth Avenue was closed for just under an hour Monday night while authorities tended to a downed power line. According...
November 16, 2015 - 11:10pm
October 25, 2015
Squirrel causes power outage for nearly 500 in Mitchell
A squirrel caused nearly 500 individuals in Mitchell to lose power Saturday. According to Tom Glanzer, of NorthWestern Energy, 490 people/businesses in the downtown Mitchell area—Main Street and a few blocks east and west—were out of power from 12:57 to 1:55 p.m. He said...
October 25, 2015 - 8:28pm
October 7, 2015
Utility challenged over charges after coal plant outage
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — NorthWestern Energy wrongly charged customers at least $8.5 million after a 2013 power plant outage forced it to buy electricity on the open market, attorneys for Montana consumers and environmental groups argued Tuesday before state regulators. The case...
October 7, 2015 - 2:22pm
October 3, 2015
LETTER: Wind farms are a scam
To the Editor: In the Sept. 26 edition of The Daily Republic, I read the article about NorthWestern Energy negotiating the rate hike with the Public Utilities Commission. In early May, NorthWestern asked for a rate increase, and imposed that increase on an interim basis. Walmart,...
October 3, 2015 - 10:28am