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Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
Donations boom for family of South Dakota woman who died
Woman who persuaded juveniles in motel fire avoids prison
Driver runs out of gas again after stealing squad car
Oversight panel says new juvenile commitments have fallen
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
Sen. Thune to speak tonight at GOP convention in Florida
Sen. John Thune is a little bit nervous but ready for his moment in the national spotlight, he said Tuesday. Thune spent some time at the...
August 29, 2012 - 6:30am
August 24, 2012
OTHER VIEW: A shaky political platform for GOP?
Political party platforms often are divisive. One party's platform is the other's recipe for disaster. But when a party platform is divisive within the party -- say among the party's national leaders -- it is a different kettle of fish altogether.
August 24, 2012 - 7:58am
August 22, 2012
Thune gets prime-time speech at GOP convention
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., will take the stage at the Republican Party's national convention next week during a prime-time speaking slot on Wednesday,...
August 22, 2012 - 11:00am
March 26, 2012
Republican presidential primary heading to South Dakota June 5
Even with one of the last presidential primaries in the nation, voters in South Dakota may play a critical role in 2012 if no clear frontrunner emerges for the Republican Party's nomination. Voters in South Dakota's 2012 Republican primary will go to the polls on June 5 -- more...
March 26, 2012 - 6:15am
December 27, 2011
The Iowa race for GOP nomination remains fluid
DES MOINES, Iowa -- With one week until Republican voters begin selecting a presidential nominee, the race in Iowa is as muddled as any in recent...
December 27, 2011 - 8:13am
October 31, 2011
Cain says he was 'falsely accused' of harassment
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain says he was "falsely accused" of sexual harassment while he led the National Restaurant Association in the 1990s. Cain on Monday was responding to a Politico report that said the trade group settled complaints from...
October 31, 2011 - 12:25pm
October 10, 2011
OPINION: Christie's not ready, but he may be ready in the future
So what happens now to Chris Christie? Will he campaign for the Republican nominee? Will he settle back into New Jersey politics exclusively?...
October 10, 2011 - 7:35am
October 6, 2011
OPINION: With Christie, 'no' meant 'no'
WASHINGTON -- The political world was shocked and dismayed to discover that Chris Christie is not running for president. Presumably this is because...
October 6, 2011 - 7:53am
September 26, 2011
Some in GOP still seeking another candidate, perhaps NJ gov Christie
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry is working to convince Republicans that he is the strongest contender for the GOP nomination despite...
September 26, 2011 - 5:06am
November 13, 2010
Letters to the Editor
In S.D., all one needs is to be Republican To the Editor: I know you won't put this in your paper since you helped so much to condemn the Obama presidency. But I want you to know how depressed I am about the attitude politically here in South Dakota. I never thought I'd agree...
November 13, 2010 - 12:10am
July 3, 2010
Author explores importance of lowercase 'r' republicanism
Jon Lauck is a republican, with a lower-case "r." He's also deeply involved with the uppercase "R" kind of Republicans, as in the Republican...
July 3, 2010 - 12:05am