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LifeQuest honors longtime employees in annual dinner meeting
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
Appeals court rejects ND lawyer's case against bar association dues
Captain America was punching Nazis in 1941. Here's why that was so daring.
Rains of up to 9.45 inches, tornadoes hit southern Minnesota
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Mitchell soccer teams fall to Yankton
Spotlight on prep football: Same group, different name for Canistota/Freeman
Back in the black and gold: Jason Greenway joins Kernel football coaching staff
DWU football team completes annual scrimmage
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
NOEM: Economic and workforce development go hand in hand
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
IN OTHER WORDS: Students, step forward and work on The Kernel
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
August 9, 2017
THUNE: It's about time for tax reform
It was way back in August 1986 when President Reagan signed the last meaningful and comprehensive tax reform legislation into law. Randy Travis'...
August 9, 2017 - 4:11pm
August 8, 2017
Keillor: In the republic of marriage
My wife has gone East for a couple weeks and now there is nobody to say, "You're not wearing that tie with that shirt, are you?" Nobody to point...
August 8, 2017 - 11:01am
August 7, 2017
Regents trying to solve decreased enrollments at university centers
PIERRE — It’s hard to know what the state government’s Board of Regents covered in so many executive sessions during past decades. What...
August 7, 2017 - 4:58pm
Bershidsky: Why shirtless Putin is having the last laugh
It's August, and Russian President Vladimir Putin has been to Tuva -- the place where he is usually photographed shirtless. The slow news cycle...
August 7, 2017 - 3:58pm
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Even though country folks are disconnected from some amenities available to city and town life, there are many things to be grateful for. The...
August 7, 2017 - 8:30am
August 5, 2017
LETTER: Bring back Glass-Steagall
To the Editor: Does anyone out there ever wonder why the months last longer than the paycheck? At least part of it is due to the repeal of the...
August 5, 2017 - 12:45pm
LETTER: Questioning City Council
To the Editor: Inaction by the Chamber-installed City Council which prioritizes revenue-sucking big city projects and gives no consideration...
August 5, 2017 - 11:50am
WOSTER: Reflections of a rally reporter
One of my best days as a reporter covering the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally happened when a photographer and I crossed the border into Wyoming for...
August 5, 2017 - 11:00am
August 2, 2017
WOSTER: Money may not buy happiness, but it can buy an island
I spent a solid hour the other afternoon watching a television program in which a young couple tried to decide which island to buy. Seriously,...
August 2, 2017 - 10:20am
August 1, 2017
Garrison Keillor: Taking stock in the ordinary goodness of life
So. We have a vulgar, unstable yoyo with a toxic ego and an attention deficit problem in the White House and now we can see that government...
August 1, 2017 - 4:03pm
July 31, 2017
MERCER: Legislators look at DOT in their rearview mirrors
Two years ago Gov. Dennis Daugaard commenced a review of rest stops and tourist-information centers along South Dakota's two interstate highways....
July 31, 2017 - 9:20am
July 29, 2017
WOSTER: The beauty of black and white
Back in 2010, I read about a guy named Steve McCurry who got the last roll of color film Eastman Kodak ever produced. Kodak, like other companies...
July 29, 2017 - 11:30am
July 28, 2017
WOSTER: Flashback to family vacations
When I was a kid, summer was incomplete without a family vacation, always by car and usually across multiple states at break-neck speed. We must...
July 28, 2017 - 11:32am
July 25, 2017
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
At the age of 75, I'm coming to realize that I may never know for certain what happened to Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan on their...
July 25, 2017 - 1:44pm
July 24, 2017
OPINION: State agencies know governor is watching
PIERRE — There was a time in South Dakota when the Legislature's committees met behind closed doors. Your presence depended upon whether...
July 24, 2017 - 10:48am