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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
February 22, 2016
Sale of oil, gas leases set for parcels in Fall River County
EDGEMONT (AP) — Oil and gas leases are set to go up for sale on three parcels of private land in southwestern South Dakota. Russ Pigors, a physical scientist with the Belle Fourche Bureau of Land Management office, said a lease sale will be held July 12 for the parcels west of Edgemont...
February 22, 2016 - 12:46pm
February 16, 2016
Pipeline opponents ask board to consider new US oil exports
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Opponents of a proposed pipeline project in Iowa want the state utilities board to take additional evidence that crude oil produced in the United States is now being shipped overseas, which would bolster their argument that North Dakota oil to be shipped...
February 16, 2016 - 1:32pm
February 4, 2016
43 state legislators seek Keystone XL approval
About 40 percent of South Dakota's state legislators banded together on Thursday in support of the Keystone XL pipeline. A resolution urging Congress to support and ask the U.S. Secretary of State to approve the 1,179-mile crude oil pipeline from Canada through the United States was...
February 4, 2016 - 4:33pm
February 1, 2016
Cheap oil won't juice the U.S. economy this time
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumers are cautious about spending their windfall fromcheap gasoline and are saving more, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll and official data, suggesting low oil prices are less of a boon for the U.S. economy than in the past. Commerce Department data...
February 1, 2016 - 6:07pm
January 22, 2016
US seeks to limit methane gas 'flaring' at drilling sites
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Friday proposed new rules to clamp down on oil companies that burn off natural gas on public land, arguing the effort will reduce waste and harmful methane emissions as part of President Barack Obama's bid to curb climate change. Energy...
January 22, 2016 - 1:35pm
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
Low gas prices may save drivers at the pump, but ultimately cost farmers. The price of oil has dropped to its lowest level in more than 10 years,...
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am
January 20, 2016
ND regulators OK route for oil pipeline, will cross SD, IA, IL
BISMARCK – North Dakota regulators unanimously granted a route permit Wednesday for what will be the largest crude oil pipeline out of the state’s fruitful Bakken oil field, leaving Iowa as the only state left to approve the 1,168-mile Dakota Access Pipeline. The Public Service...
January 20, 2016 - 11:18am
December 19, 2015
Dakota Access Pipeline inches toward construction
The good news keeps flowing for Dakota Access LLC, but not so much for opponents. On Monday, the final order of approval for Dakota Access to...
December 19, 2015 - 2:05pm
October 27, 2015
No charges on allegation of prostitute bribe for pipeline
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa prosecutor has decided not to file charges over allegations that a land agent offered to hire a prostitute for a landowner if he would allow an oil pipeline company access to his land. Lee County Attorney Mike Short told The Des Moines Register...
October 27, 2015 - 5:35pm
October 23, 2015
State adds flexibility on flaring, completing oil wells
WATFORD CITY, N.D. – The North Dakota Industrial Commission adopted new policies Thursday to reward oil companies that exceed their gas capture...
October 23, 2015 - 12:12pm
September 28, 2015
South Dakota regulators holding hearing on pipeline project
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota regulators are deciding whether to approve construction of a proposed $3.8 billion pipeline that would move oil from western North Dakota's Bakken oil patch. South Dakota's Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday is beginning a two-week hearing on...
September 28, 2015 - 9:01am
September 9, 2015
AP Exclusive: Drilling boom means more harmful waste spills
CROSSROADS, N.M. (AP) — Carl Johnson and son Justin, who have complained for years about spills of oilfield wastewater where they raise cattle...
September 9, 2015 - 1:13pm
July 23, 2015
Why filling up your car is about to get cheaper
WASHINGTON — Oil is back below $50 per barrel. Which is to say, it's incredibly cheap. Still. Crude is falling again — only months after...
July 23, 2015 - 3:41pm
June 1, 2015
US oil and natural gas rig count drops by 10 to 875
HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 10 this week to 875. Houston-based Baker Hughes said Friday 646 rigs were seeking oil and 225 explored for natural gas. Four were listed...
June 1, 2015 - 11:08am
March 16, 2015
Fight over Keystone XL project doesn't stall pipeline boom
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a far corner of North Dakota, just a few hundred miles from the proposed path of the Keystone XL pipeline, 84,000 barrels of crude oil per day recently began flowing through a new line that connects the state's sprawling oilfields to an oil hub in Wyoming. In...
March 16, 2015 - 2:34pm