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Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
South Dakota Supreme Court: warrant needed for urine sample
House passes one-subject mandate for constitutional changes
Mission couple plead not guilty to wire fraud
Supreme Court arguments set in South Dakota's sales tax case
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Leo W. Konstanz
Dorothea Dunmire Peterson
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
October 27, 2016
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — One day after negotiations between Dakota Access Pipeline protesters and law enforcement broke down, the mood was...
October 27, 2016 - 11:49am
October 19, 2016
Standing Rock Tribal Council identifies land for possible camp relocation
BISMARCK — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council has voted to set aside tribally owned land for Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to relocate from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers land in southern Morton County, but Chairman Dave Archambault II stopped short of saying the tribe...
October 19, 2016 - 2:57pm
October 12, 2016
Activists target five pipelines in solidarity with Dakota Access opponents
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Activists who tampered Tuesday, Oct. 11, with five oil pipelines that carry Canadian crude into the United States said...
October 12, 2016 - 12:49pm
October 10, 2016
Actress Woodley among dozens arrested at Dakota Access protests
ST. ANTHONY, N.D. — A Hollywood actress was among more than two dozen people arrested Monday, Oct. 10, while protesting the Dakota Access...
October 10, 2016 - 5:26pm
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.
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.
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