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People used to move. Here's how that changed, and why they became 'immigrants' instead.
Bannon battle shows potential conflicts for White House's McGahn
In a rarity, the Air Force temporarily deploys three kinds of bombers to the Pacific
I-90 closed for more than an hour near Oacoma after semi collision
Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
Apple pledges to spend $350 billion, bring 20,000 jobs to US within next five years
Ford goes 'all in' on electric cars with $11 billion investment
place a business brief
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Latest South Dakota crop report shows impact of drought
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Vikings counting on ‘D’ in NFC Championship
Prep Focus: Krall carries confidence for Kernels' gymnasts
Police suspect suicide in death of Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski
Defenders top DWU men, sweep season series
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
James W. Harley
Melinda J. (Schlaht) Kruse
Clara T. Rasmussen-Clark
Cornelius "Cornie" Lieuwen
OUR VIEW: Slow and steady with Northwoods League
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
OPINION: What do you do when disaster seemingly strikes?
Wiltz: A fun trip to the Virgin Islands
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wiltz: Wisconsin deer hunting full of problems
Community pulls for Brule, Wis., musher
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Clarence and Marcella Titze
Card Shower to Celebrate 60 Years
January 17, 2018
Senate approves PUC request for more grain-buyer reports
PIERRE — The South Dakota Senate unanimously agreed Wednesday the state Public Utilities Commission should be able to keep closer watch...
17 hours 51 min ago
December 29, 2017
SD utility companies told to inform regulators about tax savings
PIERRE — Investor-owned companies selling electricity or natural gas to customers in South Dakota should share the savings from federal...
December 29, 2017 - 2:03pm
December 19, 2017
State regulators' ruling favors MidAmerican's plan to 'repower' wind
PIERRE — MidAmerican Energy won a favorable ruling from South Dakota regulators Tuesday for its wind turbines already spinning —...
December 19, 2017 - 3:47pm
December 4, 2017
Utilities regulators will ponder a waiver sought for wind farm
PIERRE — The law firm for a company that wants to build a large wind-electricity project in Clark County now wants a waiver from state government regulators. Lawyer Kara Semmler previously worked for the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission as a staff attorney. She and Brett...
December 4, 2017 - 6:45pm
October 25, 2017
State regulators say no to Crocker Wind Farm
PIERRE — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission turned down an application Wednesday for a wind-energy complex proposed for Clark...
October 25, 2017 - 5:12pm
September 27, 2017
PUC decided on Tuesday that testimony is due Wednesday for wind farm docket
PIERRE — State government's regulators decided Tuesday the first round of testimony would be due Wednesday in the Crocker Wind Farm application....
September 27, 2017 - 9:21am
July 21, 2017
State regulators pull grain-buyer licenses from H & I Grain
PIERRE — State government regulators revoked the grain-buyer licenses for a Kingsbury County business Friday. The South Dakota Public Utilities...
July 21, 2017 - 3:01pm
July 7, 2017
State regulators halt grain-buyer licenses at Hetland company
PIERRE — State government regulators suspended the grain-buyer licenses and ordered a financial audit for H & I Grain of Hetland. Citizens...
July 7, 2017 - 12:15pm
June 6, 2017
Utility regulators approve MidAmerican report and plan on economic development
PIERRE — A provider of natural gas to customers in southeastern South Dakota received a green light Tuesday on its 2016 spending report for economic development activities and its 2017 plan. MidAmerican Energy officials said the company spent $112,343 last year in the nine counties...
June 6, 2017 - 3:35pm
May 15, 2017
State's utility regulators approve NorthWestern's economic plans
PIERRE — Chris Nelson asked a question about golf the other morning, as NorthWestern Energy officials presented the 2016 reports and 2017 plans on economic development efforts by their electricity and natural gas divisions. Nelson, one of three elected members on the South Dakota...
May 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
April 28, 2017
Utilities commission takes Astoria Station application
PIERRE — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission designated a six-mile radius Thursday as the affected area for Otter Tail Power Company's proposed electricity plant in Deuel County. But the affected area would stop at the state border, rather than extend into Minnesota's...
April 28, 2017 - 4:45pm
April 3, 2017
Consolidated Edison proceeds: PUC hearing vs. Northwestern
PIERRE — Consolidated Edison Development gets four days to make its case next week before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission,...
April 3, 2017 - 5:44pm
March 4, 2017
High-speed internet access expands by 222K in 10 years, makes ‘a world of difference’
When Kay Miller's high school children had a large school project, they were forced to make a 12-mile trek from Fulton to Mitchell to use a restaurant...
March 4, 2017 - 7:00am
October 31, 2016
Election for Public Utilities Commission seat reflects opposite paths taken after 1868 treaty
PIERRE — The three members of the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission operate mostly in obscurity. That is, until someone wants to...
October 31, 2016 - 5:14pm
PUC candidates face off for year's only forum
STURGIS — The two candidates for one seat on the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission met Saturday for their only joint forum before the Nov. 8 statewide election. Democrat Henry Red Cloud, of Pine Ridge, and Republican incumbent Chris Nelson answered questions for nearly...
October 31, 2016 - 10:10am