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Three indicted on burglary, grand theft charges in Sanborn County
Hundreds rally in Rapid City against, for President Trump
Off-duty trooper helps teens out of fiery wreck in SD
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
Trump names general as new national security adviser
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
Week of Feb. 20 prep basketball, wrestling rankings
From sidelines to state: Mitchell's Schladweiler makes instant impact as Kernel wrestler
Seeding process shakes up state wrestling format
Area basketball roundup: KWL breezes by Jaguars in playoff opener
Athlete of the week: Weber buries school-record nine treys
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
Marvis Jean Godber
Alma A. Thompson
Hazel F. Wipf
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
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
August 29, 2015
G’day from Pastor Daryl Schubert
I’m an Australian and grew up on a dairy farm in South Australia. I attended seminary in Australia and also was fortunate to spend a year studying at a seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind. While at seminary in Australia, I worked on various farms, an orchard and also for three seasons at...
August 29, 2015 - 12:44pm
August 7, 2015
Parents 'Angels' to adopted kids
PLATTE — They live relying heavily on their belief in servant faith and believing in a greater power guiding their paths in life. But...
August 7, 2015 - 8:14am
July 2, 2015
AG: Employees can have someone else issue marriage license
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says if a county employee in South Dakota has religious objections to gay marriage they can...
July 2, 2015 - 2:31pm
February 26, 2015
U.S. justices show support for Muslim woman denied job due to head scarf
A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices on Wednesday signaled support for a Muslim woman who filed a lawsuit after she was denied a job at...
February 26, 2015 - 2:29pm
February 22, 2015
House committee reviews religious freedom court standard
PIERRE (AP) — The fate of a measure to create a state-level standard for courts to use when considering whether the government has infringed upon South Dakotan's religious beliefs will likely get decided next week. The House State Affairs Committee on Friday reviewed the plan,...
February 22, 2015 - 7:35pm
January 5, 2015
Spreading peace during the new year
During the Advent season, we did things in our worship services like read litanies that defined hope, peace, joy and love. All four have significance to our walk of faith, but in 2014 I was struck by the word "peace." Many of our family members and friends lack the presence and influence...
January 5, 2015 - 1:07am
December 25, 2014
Church's only organist retiring after 63 years
LUVERNE, Minn. (AP) — Lorraine Olson has never called in sick during her more than 4,000 Sunday mornings of work. The only organist in the 63-year history of Grace Lutheran Church in western Minnesota, she has played for more than 1,000 funerals and an equal number of weddings. But...
December 25, 2014 - 12:03pm
December 19, 2014
LETTER: Remember Jesus is bigger than we are
To the Editor: Right now in time, America is the "big dog" on the block. But all of us have to remember there is someone who is bigger than all of us. His name is Jesus, our Savior, Our Lord. What if He comes tomorrow? Will all of us be ready for Him? Merry Christmas. Shirley...
December 19, 2014 - 11:12pm
LETTERS: Christians stand up for what's right
To the Editor: In his letter to the editor Dec. 6, Cory Heidelberger blasts John Shaw as being hateful, bigoted, a liar and therefore not a Christian, but just some malcontent. He goes on to say that Obama is a Christian. Heidelberger was commenting on Shaw's letter (Nov. 29). What...
December 19, 2014 - 11:10pm
November 29, 2014
LETTER: Two cultures conflicting in US
To the Editor: Currently 7.4 percent (23 million) of the United States population (315 million) controls the remaining 92.6 percent (292.5 million) of the U.S. population. There are two cultures of the 7.4 percent representing 3.7 percent each that have been and are currently transforming...
November 29, 2014 - 7:40pm
November 25, 2014
SERMONETTE: What are you thankful for?
Most every family has traditions associated with Thanksgiving. I remember one of the first times I celebrated Thanksgiving with somebody else's family. I was surprised that before anyone could eat, we all had to hold hands and share out loud things that we were thankful for. I...
November 25, 2014 - 10:10pm
November 24, 2014
Pastor speaks of pain and success
HOWARD — During this week when many people are counting their blessings, the Rev. Daniel Walker feels he has a lot to be thankful for every...
November 24, 2014 - 7:33am
November 15, 2014
LETTER: Overwhelmed by the Lord’s love
To The Editor: When we were small, if we were fortunate, we had loving parents who mentored us. They taught us about the one true love, Jesus Christ. We had our brothers and sisters to be kind to. Myself, something I’m ashamed of, I always had sibling rivalry with my brother...
November 15, 2014 - 10:59am
October 29, 2014
Sioux Falls considers plows with Jesus messages
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls officials are trying to avoid painting over religious messages that students put on city-owned snow plow blades. The city's attorney said Tuesday officials are exploring legal options while considering a group's complaint that the messages violate...
October 29, 2014 - 7:56am
October 24, 2014
Group seeks to pull Jesus messages from Sioux Falls city plows
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two Sioux Falls parochial schools were asked to paint over religious messages that students had put on city-owned snow plow blades after a group complained that it violated the constitutional separation of church and state. Students at Lutheran High School...
October 24, 2014 - 7:47am