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Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Former trooper guilty of taking $70K steps down from school board
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Home-court advantage benefitting Tiger women
Class B state wrestling preview: Titans' Urban looks for state success as a senior
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
State wrestling: Kernels hoping to carry momentum into state
Blackhawks breeze into region final
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Arline June Shipman
Vernon E. Vlasman
LETTER: Troubled by EB-5 plea deal
LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
LETTER: Voter faith in SD Legislature is eroding
LETTER: Rough start for GOP
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
November 25, 2016
WOSTER: Holy hats, things have changed
When I worked for The Associated Press years ago, I once bought a freelance photographer's print of a bunch of western hats hanging on hooks outside a Capitol committee room.
November 25, 2016 - 4:06pm
Trump's stock in oil pipeline company raises concern
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump holds stock in the company building the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline, and pipeline opponents...
November 25, 2016 - 9:23am
November 23, 2016
Daugaard favors repeal of new ethics law
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he supports repeal or major changes to a government ethics overhaul just approved by voters this month, criticizing the campaign for the ballot measure as deceptive. Daugaard told The Associated Press that he doesn't plan to include millions...
November 23, 2016 - 8:49pm
Foes file lawsuit challenging voter-approved ethics measure
PIERRE (AP) — Over two dozen Republican lawmakers and others are going to court to block a government ethics overhaul just approved by voters this month. Their lawsuit filed in state court Wednesday challenges the constitutionality of the ballot measure that took effect last week....
November 23, 2016 - 8:47pm
November 22, 2016
Aide says Trump won't pursue Clinton probes on email, charity
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump will not pursue investigations against his former Democratic rival for the White House, Hillary...
November 22, 2016 - 10:23am
November 20, 2016
South Dakota Democrats split with senator-elect after arrest
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Democratic Party is splitting at least temporarily with a state senator-elect accused of sexual conduct without consent. Party leaders say Reynold Nesiba (NESS'-ih-buh) will be on a leave of absence from the Senate Democratic Caucus pending the...
November 20, 2016 - 10:00am
November 14, 2016
Hate crimes rose in 2015 - including a big increase targeting Muslims
Following last week's presidential election, a number of incidents of abuse and violence targeting religious or racial minorities have been reported across the country. While not all of the incidents have been independently verified, the Southern Poverty Law Center has recorded more...
November 14, 2016 - 1:46pm
November 8, 2016
District 19 brings back Nelson, Peterson and Schoenfish
Three familiar faces are returning to represent District 19 in the House and Senate. Former State Rep. Stace Nelson will be serving as the district's...
November 8, 2016 - 11:37pm
Nelson wins new PUC term in record territory
PIERRE — Chris Nelson, chairman of the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission, went to work Election Day just like any other morning Tuesday and conducted a standard commission meeting. By 10 p.m. he stood as a possible record holder on his way to re-election. Partial results...
November 8, 2016 - 10:25pm
November 5, 2016
LETTER: We need a shorter political season
To the Editor: Everyone should have a cane. Amazing how well people treat you if you walk with one, (especially South Dakota citizens) ... opening...
November 5, 2016 - 8:45am
November 4, 2016
2016 Legislative Candidate Races
Election day is just around the corner. Here is a look at the candidates and races, some uncontested, in the districts in The Daily Republic's...
November 4, 2016 - 5:12pm
October 28, 2016
LETTER: The choice is clear: vote Hawks
To the Editor: After the debates, we now know where Mrs. Noem and John Thune stand! How can they say they will not support Donald Trump but still...
October 28, 2016 - 3:12pm
October 19, 2016
IN OTHER WORDS: Vote yes on Amendment T to thwart party bosses
I believe we are at a critical turning point in the history of South Dakota. This year we have the opportunity to decide on ten ballot measures on election day. These measures will shape the future of our state for generations to come. Recent nationwide news stories in the New York...
October 19, 2016 - 5:20pm
October 18, 2016
Billboard? What's a billboard?
Back in the campaign season in 1972, Jim Abdnor from Kennebec told me excitedly about a new billboard he had just authorized in his run for Congress....
October 18, 2016 - 5:15pm
October 12, 2016
WOSTER: Political debates vs. golden Labrador pups; choose wisely
I couldn't bring myself to watch any of the national political debates, not the first one, not the one last Sunday, not even the one between the candidates for vice president.
October 12, 2016 - 9:33am