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Public wants Tripp-Delmont schools to stay
DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Kernel cheer and dance teams pumped for season
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Bernard "Barney" Metz
Stacy Rae Nedved
Alice Lorraine Palecek
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
May 28, 2016
LETTER: Wind turbines do impact real estate values
To the Editor: The proposed southern Sanborn County wind turbine project has one of the nearly 500-foot tall structures in each of three directions...
May 28, 2016 - 11:16am
August 21, 2015
South Dakota farm real estate value up 12 percent over year
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The value of farm real estate in South Dakota has risen 12 percent in the past year. Farm real estate value is a measurement of all land and buildings on farms. The Agriculture Department says the value in South Dakota averages $2,320 per acre, up $250 per...
August 21, 2015 - 2:30pm
November 14, 2014
Farmland values hold steady in US Plains
By Christine Stebbins CHICAGO — Farmland prices in the U.S. Corn Belt and central Plains were mostly steady in the third quarter, but weakness was likely before year-end as farmers absorb the impact of five-year lows in grain prices, regional Federal Reserve banks said on Thursday. “The...
November 14, 2014 - 6:42am
November 12, 2014
OPINION: Consider all your rights before signing wind lease
By Gregg Hubner I recently read in the Mitchell paper where B&H Wind LLC sold its ownership of the wind power project to a German company. That’s interesting to me, because about four or five years ago, I attended a real estate continuing education class in Chamberlain that...
November 12, 2014 - 10:56am
AG WEEK: The ugly truth about cash rents
Modern agriculture likes to present a unified public front in which earnest farmers stress their solidarity and good intentions. Sometimes I half expect them to break into a chorus of “Kumbaya.” That’s especially true when it comes to land stewardship. Their unvarying message:...
November 12, 2014 - 10:25am
November 11, 2014
USDA reduces frequency of county cash-rents survey
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, citing lack of funds, is cutting back on an annual survey that can help farmers and landowners determine fair farmland rental rates. The 2014 survey is already completed, however, so just-beginning negotiations for 2015 rental rates won’t be affected. Still,...
November 11, 2014 - 9:20pm
October 21, 2014
Possible Sturgis school land sale opposed by some
STURGIS (AP) — The Meade County School District plans to negotiate with the city of Sturgis to sell 400 acres of land adjacent to Sturgis Brown High School, despite the opposition of some school board members and students. City officials want to develop the land into a multipurpose...
October 21, 2014 - 4:15pm
October 10, 2014
PHOTO: Upstairs Downtown
October 10, 2014 - 7:13am
October 9, 2014
Iverson Motors buys land for firm near Coborn’s in Huron
HURON (AP) — Seven acres in the Southtown Addition in southeast Huron are part of a purchase agreement in the works between Greater Huron Development Corporation and Iverson Motors of Mitchell and Huron. The property transfer will hopefully be completed on or before Dec. 1,...
October 9, 2014 - 11:53am
September 15, 2014
Slice of Black Hills National Forest being sold
RAPID CITY (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is selling a small slice of the Black Hills National Forest in southwestern South Dakota. The 70-acre area east of Hill City has been divided into seven parcels and put up for sale to the highest bidder on the General Services Administration...
September 15, 2014 - 4:19pm
September 11, 2014
Spearfish School Board OKs change to allow restaurant to sell drinks
SPEARFISH (AP) — The Spearfish school board has approved a change in a property agreement that will allow the sale of alcohol at a restaurant to be built near an elementary school. The restriction prohibiting alcohol on the property was put in place in 2009 when the school...
September 11, 2014 - 10:49pm
August 13, 2014
Land values, rental rates increasing as crop prices fall
Crop prices have plunged, but cropland values and rental rates continue to rise, a new report says. The average rental rate for U.S. non-irrigated farmland is $130 per acre, $5 more than a year ago, and the average price of U.S. cropland is $4,100 per acre, $290 more than a year...
August 13, 2014 - 7:25am
June 29, 2014
For sale: Small South Dakota town, bar included
RAPID CITY (AP) — A businessman looking to invest more time in his traveling concession business is seeking a buyer for his rural, southwestern South Dakota town — for the price of $400,000. Lance Benson is the sole owner of Swett, an unincorporated hamlet in Bennett County...
June 29, 2014 - 9:23pm
June 23, 2014
SD house rental rates among lowest in nation
South Dakota has among the lowest housing rental prices in the nation, according to a new survey. Ezlandforms.com, a company that produces lease forms, examined data from the National Low Income Housing Coalition. The lease rates are based on renting a two-bedroom home, the most...
June 23, 2014 - 4:35pm
June 18, 2014
South Dakotans eligible for part of bad mortgage settlement
Borrowers in the state who lost their home to foreclosure between 2008 and 2013 and encountered servicing abuse from SunTrust Mortgage will be eligible for a payment.
June 18, 2014 - 9:13am