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In newly surfaced Howard Stern interview, Trump joked about giving Princess Diana an HIV test
Man arrested near White House had at least nine firearms in vehicle, D.C. police said
N.Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after U.S. bomber flight
Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill appears doomed after Collins says no
Fort Thompson man is charged with assault in federal court
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
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Area volleyball roundup: Trojans topple Titans in road win
Blackhawks' Kolousek to speak at Mitchell QB Club
Trojans claim Region 3A title
Kernel boys finish ninth at ESD meet
South St. Paul's Stalock continues comeback with Wild
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
Laura Jean Haiar
Gertrude "Trude" Morgan
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Did No Two Horns make horse effigy?
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
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
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
February 10, 2015
Panel approves plan to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota may soon join a handful of other states where it is legal to carry a concealed pistol without a permit. The House State Affairs Committee on Monday narrowly approved the measure, which removes the requirement for a concealed pistol permit from state...
February 10, 2015 - 9:34am
February 9, 2015
Panel approves plan to allow concealed carry without permit
PIERRE (AP) — A legislative panel has approved a proposal that would allow people in South Dakota to carry a concealed pistol without a permit. The...
February 9, 2015 - 3:40pm
March 21, 2013
SD board approves oil drilling permit near Wasta
PIERRE (AP) -- A state board has approved permits allowing a new company to drill two oil and gas wells in a part of western South Dakota far from existing wells. The Board of Minerals and Environment voted unanimously to let Quartz Operations drill the wells about 9,700 feet deep...
March 21, 2013 - 2:25pm
December 10, 2012
Gold exploration in Black Hills takes step forward
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota regulators have approved a permit for a mining company to explore for gold at a site overlooking Spearfish Canyon in the Black Hills. The exploration permit does not allow Valentine Mining Co. to extract gold, but it will enable the company to get a better...
December 10, 2012 - 4:51pm
September 13, 2012
Foes: Planned dairy in Hanson County drops effort for water permit
ALEXANDRIA -- Opponents of a proposed 7,000-head dairy in Hanson County say the dairy's developers have withdrawn their application for a water permit, essentially bringing the more than five-year-old project back to square one. "I'm glad that the dairy is finally getting the point...
September 13, 2012 - 5:02am
August 23, 2012
Canadian company seeks OK for Black Hills gold exploration
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Canadian company planning to explore for gold in South Dakota's Black Hills is seeking state authorization to drill up to 250 test holes. Mineral Mountain Resources Ltd. has applied for an exploration permit from the state Department of Environment and Natural...
August 23, 2012 - 10:27am
August 22, 2012
Spearfish Canyon gold mine permit decision delayed by months
DEADWOOD (AP) -- Lawrence County commissioners likely will not decide for more than a year whether to grant a permit for a proposed gold mine near Spearfish Canyon in the Black Hills. The commission decided Tuesday after five hours of testimony from people on both sides of the issue...
August 22, 2012 - 12:44pm
July 24, 2012
Permit delayed for proposed Black Hills gold mine
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Lawrence County commissioners have delayed a permit for a proposed gold mine that would be built near Spearfish Canyon in South Dakota's Black Hills. The media reports that commissioners on Monday cited the need to further study the mine plan. The commission will...
July 24, 2012 - 10:28am
July 23, 2012
Hyperion wants fast action on high court hearing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A company planning a $10 billion oil refinery in southeastern South Dakota has asked the state Supreme Court to expedite a hearing on an air-quality permit. Dallas-based Hyperion Resources said delays and litigation have prevented the company from securing money...
July 23, 2012 - 10:15am
December 22, 2011
Dairy critics commit to new lawsuit
ALEXANDRIA -- Critics of the proposed 7,000-head dairy in Hanson County now say they have no choice but to file a lawsuit against the Hanson...
December 22, 2011 - 8:08am
October 18, 2011
Hanson County citizen group appeals dairy permit
ALEXANDRIA -- A group of citizens has filed two legal actions in an attempt to prevent the creation of a large-scale dairy operation in Hanson County. The Concerned Citizens of Hanson County, through its attorney R. Shawn Tornow, of Sioux Falls, has filed an appeal regarding a water...
October 18, 2011 - 12:01am