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Mitchell native embracing career in craft beer industry
Bankruptcies for Aug.29
SD Country Music Hall of Fame to hold 2015 award ceremonies
Nearly 1500 attend 'Theory of a Deadman' concert
Program to draw Native Americans into health care fields
In reversal, abundant grain trains available for harvest
SD drought free for second straight week
Court arguments made in Parker chicken farm dispute
SDFU celebrates 100 years at 2015 State Fair
Small grains harvest in South Dakota in latter stages
Slow start plagues Kernels
Mount Vernon/Plankinton steamrolls Menno/Marion 64-22
This weekend's sports schedule
Rivalry renewed for DWU, DSU
Area high school football roundup: Highlanders cruise past Pirates
‘Walt Before Mickey’ producers visit DWU, theater for film premiere
Tony Orlando still on the road after 54 years
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band returns to Mitchell
'Walt Before Mickey' premieres today
Theory of a Deadman: rock stars promise they 'never disappoint'
Iva B. Hovden
Phillip Henry "Phil" Kuipers
Curtis A. Goldhammer
James L. Tormey
OPINION: If you benefit from farmers, help them out
G’day from Pastor Daryl Schubert
OPINION: Why let one person ruin a church?
OPINION: Country school Americana
OPINION: Build the pool, but fund it privately
SD GF&P searching for adequate number of resident Canada geese
OPINION: The curse of the banana strikes again
Fishing license sales set another record in North Dakota
Officials: Salmon caught on Lake Oahe is South Dakota record
North Dakota waterfowl, fall wild turkey hunting seasons set
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...
News / politics
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.
opinion / editorials / politics
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...
News / politics / state
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...
News / politics
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...
News / nation / politics
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?...
opinion / columns / politics
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...
opinion / politics
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...
News / politics / nation
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...
opinion / letters / politics
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