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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Mitchell’s prom pair: Teachers mark 25 years of putting on the big dance
Poking the science underlying Lake Mitchell's yuck
10 simple ways to help save Earth
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
Palm resigns as publisher of The Daily Republic
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
MHS strength and conditioning program eyes big summer
After Wild are eliminated, it remains to be seen if this was Matt Cullen's last NHL game
Field hustles home as Rays beat Twins in 10
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
MCM's Gottlob signs with DWU women
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
Roger A. Sorensen
Thomas A. Thomson
Lissa K. Brown
Lilas I. Schmucker
Doris Elizabeth Jaton
LETTER: Hawks are factor in pheasant numbers
OPINION: Grandpa games; Making memories with grandchildren
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
OPINION: The crash call on April 19, 1993
OPINION: Wisdom should come with age
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Road trip options abound in Manitoba
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
March 5, 2018
South Dakota legislator pay raise bill heads to Senate floor
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would give South Dakota legislators a pay raise and tie their salaries to the state's median household income is...
March 5, 2018 - 1:27pm
February 21, 2018
South Dakota House passes pay hike for state legislators
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has passed a bill that would give legislators a significant pay raise and tie their salaries to the state's...
February 21, 2018 - 3:38pm
January 26, 2018
Lawmaker pay raise plan advances to South Dakota Senate
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has approved a measure that would ask voters to give state legislators a significant pay raise. The chamber...
January 26, 2018 - 3:34pm
September 3, 2013
Study reports workers' wages stagnant this Labor Day
With the last Labor Day hot dogs and family outings finished, it's now back to work after Labor Day for South Dakota's and the nation's workers. However, for many this Labor Day week, a new study shows their wages have increased only pennies over past seven years. That's the conclusion...
September 3, 2013 - 7:00am
September 11, 2012
Mitchell school district negotiating with non-teaching employees
The Mitchell School District is continuing to negotiate with the Mitchell Classified Education Association. Superintendent Joe Graves and...
September 11, 2012 - 7:00am
March 1, 2012
SD House approves teaching package by single vote
PIERRE -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard shook hands and enthusiastically thanked lawmakers who supported him Wednesday evening, after a majority of members...
March 1, 2012 - 7:13am
February 8, 2012
Legislators, governor agree on education reform bill
PIERRE -- Legislative leaders and Gov. Dennis Daugaard have agreed to a package of amendments to HB 1234, the education reform bill that the governor proposed earlier this year. "This proposal maintains the governor's goal to focus on student achievement by investing in teaching,"...
February 8, 2012 - 4:15am
February 1, 2012
Thune aims at Fannie, Freddie bonuses, calls pay 'an outrage'
Calling $13 million in executive bonuses budgeted at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac "an outrage," Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., introduced a bill Wednesday to keep those funds in the treasury. "It's hard to believe those agency executives felt they deserved those bonuses," Thune said, citing...
February 1, 2012 - 10:54pm
January 18, 2012
OUR VIEW: Daugaard to teachers: Go and earn your raises
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has it right. In essence, he is saying that exceptional teachers should get the pay they deserve, while poor and average...
January 18, 2012 - 7:41am
December 27, 2011
Judge rules against pay cut for SD deputies
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A judge has ruled that Minnehaha County Sheriff's deputies should not get a 5 percent wage cut next year. The media reports that South Dakota Administrative Law Judge Donald Hageman says the county commission violated the collective bargaining agreement it had...
December 27, 2011 - 8:52am
November 18, 2011
Some Sioux Falls teacher aides, custodians to get back pay
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The South Dakota Supreme Court has ruled that a pay increase awarded three years ago by the Sioux Falls School District violated the terms of contracts with two unions. The justices unanimously confirmed a circuit judge's ruling that teacher aides and custodians...
November 18, 2011 - 11:34am
Mitchell school board reduces teacher pay cut, opt-out
In a special Monday meeting, the Mitchell Board of Education reduced a negotiated $1,000 salary cut for certified teaching staff by $500, cut 2012 opt-out funds from $400,000 to $350,000 and awarded a major excavation contract to a local company. The brief meeting, which was held...
October 18, 2011 - 12:37am