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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
April 15, 2016
Salem students spotlight national politics during Thune visit
An interest in politics was on display Friday at the McCook Central School.Once Thune’s short speech to the students came to a close, he opened...
April 15, 2016 - 5:34pm
Thune: Stay committed to excellence
SALEM — Students in Salem had a chance to hear a bit of advice from a U.S. Senator Friday. Students welcomed Sen. John Thune with roaring applause...
April 15, 2016 - 5:32pm
April 11, 2016
OPINION: Whose morality?
BELFAST, Northern Ireland -- In a recent interview for the BBC2 series “Inside Obama’s White House," President Obama sounded somewhat wistful...
April 11, 2016 - 4:08pm
April 1, 2016
Noem: Say yes to opportunities
SIOUX FALLS — Just say yes. That was U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem's message to women Thursday during her inaugural Women of Influence Conference...
April 1, 2016 - 10:15am
March 31, 2016
OPINION: A few good women
It was 1942—less than a year after Pearl Harbor and months after America officially entered World War II. Tens of thousands of men had...
March 31, 2016 - 12:06pm
March 30, 2016
House GOP leader opts not to run again after term limitation
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — House Republican leader Brian Gosch says he will not challenge GOP Sen. Alan Solano in a primary for his Senate seat after being blocked by term limits from running for re-election to the House. Gosch said Wednesday that his family played the main role in his...
March 30, 2016 - 5:36pm
March 29, 2016
Democrats challenging Noem, Thune turn in ballot petitions
PIERRE (AP) — State Rep. Paula Hawks and Yankton businessman Jay Williams have turned in their nominating petitions to run for U.S. House and Senate seats respectively in the November election. Both Democrats delivered their petitions Tuesday to the secretary of state's office....
March 29, 2016 - 5:40pm
March 26, 2016
LETTER: Will Feds let Clinton run over the people?
To the Editor: To the American people: Are the Feds going to let Hillary Clinton run over the American people with her Benghazi scandal—four...
March 26, 2016 - 8:49am
LETTER: Donald Trump is our only hope
To the Editor: These political parties obviously don't care what the American people want. The puppet masters have gotten so desperate they're...
March 26, 2016 - 8:48am
March 24, 2016
OPINION: Re-connecting with our roots
Earlier this month, people around the country celebrated National Agriculture Day. In South Dakota, our lives and livelihoods are deeply tied...
March 24, 2016 - 4:52pm
March 18, 2016
OPINION: Work doesn't end with legislative session
In six years of serving in the South Dakota House of Representatives, each year has addressed a major issue that requires most of the session...
March 18, 2016 - 12:25pm
March 15, 2016
OPINION: News from Pierre from District 26 Senator Troy Heinert
We started the 91st session in January knowing that Medicaid expansion and school funding would be the focus of the 2016 Legislature. That certainly...
March 15, 2016 - 11:39am
March 8, 2016
OPINION: Legislative session enters final deliberations
One final week is left in the 91st Legislative Session of the South Dakota Legislature. Almost all of the committees have now finished final...
March 8, 2016 - 5:32pm
OPINION: A victory for South Dakota's children
This week, the South Dakota State Legislature gave final passage to House Bill 1182. This important legislation directs approximately $70 million to significant pay increases for our public school teachers, as well as instructors at the state's technical institutes. The bill also...
March 8, 2016 - 12:09pm
House set to consider education funding formula overhaul
PIERRE (AP) — The state House is set to take up an overhaul of South Dakota's education funding formula to incorporate the half-cent sales tax increase recently approved by the Legislature for teacher pay. Lawmakers are expected to consider the legislation Tuesday. Gov. Dennis Daugaard's...
March 8, 2016 - 10:21am