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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
Vikings 'high level' of play equal parts offense, defense
Players rave about Teddy Bridgewater's return, but coach tempers expectations
Minnesota Twins, Glen Perkins part ways
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
October 4, 2017
GOP urges voters to study measures before signing petitions
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Republican Party is urging state residents to research ballot measures first before signing petitions to...
October 4, 2017 - 5:20pm
September 11, 2017
Former Trump strategist Stephen Bannon is threatening to blow up the Republican Party
Former Trump strategist Stephen Bannon is planning to escalate his war with the GOP establishment, by promoting primary challengers who will...
September 11, 2017 - 2:05pm
Hubbel attempts to disrupt the status quo in governor run
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the fourth of four in a series highlighting candidates for the 2018 governor election. Lora Hubbel is a former...
September 11, 2017 - 8:10am
Jackley aims to bring 'better-paying jobs' to SD
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the third of four in a series highlighting candidates for the 2018 governor election. Marty Jackley is South...
September 11, 2017 - 8:05am
Noem hopes to 'hit the ground running' as governor
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the second of four in a series highlighting candidates for the 2018 governor election. Kristi Noem is South Dakota's...
September 11, 2017 - 8:00am
September 1, 2017
Republicans' straw poll is a winner at State Fair
HURON — South Dakota Republicans launched a straw poll Friday at the State Fair. It proved an instant hit among many in the State Fair's early crowd. "Voting" continues through 6 p.m. Monday. Dan Lederman said the ballots he brought might not last that long. "It's a great way...
September 1, 2017 - 5:01pm
July 11, 2017
MSNBC's Joe Scarborough says he will leave Republican party
Joe Scarborough, the MSNBC host and former Republican U.S. Congressman, has long served as a sort of morning bulwark against the progressive...
July 11, 2017 - 8:47pm
February 10, 2017
SD GOP to vote for chair after years of uncontested races
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's dominant political party is set to vote for its next leader in the first contested GOP chair race in recent memory. Incumbent Chairwoman Pam Roberts and former state Sen. Dan Lederman are competing for the party's vote Saturday. Both candidates want...
February 10, 2017 - 3:39pm
January 25, 2017
Daugaard will not endorse 2018 candidate for governor
When the 2018 governor’s race rolls around, don’t expect Gov. Dennis Daugaard to take sides. With a tough Republican Party primary battle...
January 25, 2017 - 4:11pm
November 1, 2016
Democrats sue Trump, Republicans in four states and allege 'campaign of vigilante voter intimidation'
Democratic Party officials filed lawsuits in four states this week against presidential candidate Donald Trump and the Republican Party, accusing...
November 1, 2016 - 5:39pm
September 15, 2016
Lawmaker says he misspoke about Republican Party hack
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican congressman Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, said on Wednesday that Russians...
September 15, 2016 - 1:22pm
August 29, 2016
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
There are nearly a dozen initiated measures on this November’s ballot. We joined the Vote Yes on V Campaign and view it as the single most important measure because it deals with the most fundamental principle of American democracy — one person, one vote. Fifty-one years after...
August 29, 2016 - 10:59am
Sen. Rounds concerned Republicans could lose Senate majority
The U.S. Senate majority is up for grabs in 2016, and one of South Dakota's Republican senators is less optimistic than his counterpart. In an...
August 29, 2016 - 10:03am
August 3, 2016
Republican Party chief angered by Trump's refusal to back House speaker
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump's White House campaign was in turmoil on Wednesday, with a senior Republican Party official furious over...
August 3, 2016 - 12:48pm
August 2, 2016
As party unease grows with Trump, Republican lawmaker says he will back Clinton
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Republican lawmaker in Congress became the first to break with the party and support Democrat Hillary Clinton for the...
August 2, 2016 - 1:05pm