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Kimball school’s playground gets a facelift
MCTEA ‘a great fit’ for Mitchell School District
How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
LOST ITALIAN: Garden-fresh veggies inspire salad
Trump defends his comments on Virginia white nationalist rally, blames media
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
First Mitchell Quarterback Club of the season set for today
Area prep volleyball roundup: Jaguars outlast Bearcats
Young Golden Eagles looking to build
Opening-night thriller: No. 3 Mitchell rallies to edge No. 4 Aberdeen in five sets
Kernels sweep RC Central, Vermillion
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
John A. Fillaus
Harold W. Bietz
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
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
July 15, 2016
S.D. Republicans offer support for VP pick
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is officially on the Republican ticket alongside presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, and South Dakota's congressional...
July 15, 2016 - 4:19pm
May 4, 2016
After Cruz, Kasich suspend campaigns, Noem, Rounds offer Trump support
Donald Trump is all that remains of the Republican field of presidential candidates, and he seems to have the support of at least two South Dakota legislators. With Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz suspending their campaigns for the GOP nomination, Rep. Kristi Noem and...
May 4, 2016 - 5:43pm
April 3, 2016
Aurora Co. GOP event brings together two potential candidates for governor
PLANKINTON—Amid a series of speeches from elected officials, it was three simple words uttered by the Aurora County Lincoln Day's master...
April 3, 2016 - 4:33pm
February 15, 2016
South Dakota Republicans select new executive director
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Republican Party of South Dakota says it has selected a new executive director. Ryan Budmayr will assume his new duties on March 1. He currently serves as director of business development for Lemonly, a visual design agency in Sioux Falls. Budmayr served as...
February 15, 2016 - 11:56am
June 26, 2015
Some Republican 2016 hopefuls condemn high court's gay marriage ruling
Some of the Republican Party's presidential candidates reacted angrily to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Friday to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide, despite a shift in public opinion in recent years towards acceptance of it. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, who is among...
June 26, 2015 - 5:11pm
November 18, 2014
Pressler slams GOP, calls impeachment resolution 'embarrassment'
U.S. Senate candidate Larry Pressler is not too pleased with the action of his former political party. After the state Republican Party passed...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm