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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
August 29, 2012
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? Not since William Howard Taft graced the White House in the early 20th century has there been a national political presence like Christie....
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 the New Jersey governor dropped so many hints about joining the race for the Republican nomination. Such as this one from last year:...
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 Party. But the lowercase "r" version of republicanism is not a political party. It's a set of values and practices, and one that has been...
July 3, 2010 - 12:05am