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Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
9 challengers seek Standing Rock chairman's seat
Man who shot, wounded officer while on 6-day meth binge gets 20 years
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
Amateur baseball roundup: Gang rallies past Madison
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Golden Eagles send two to state track
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Adeline Rosina Elizabeth Storm
Donna Jean Jones
Joyce E. Ackman
Stanley W. Maakestad
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
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