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Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Aurora Co. Courthouse renovation off to slow start
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
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Darrell Dean Simmons
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