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Camp Ripley ceremony honors new commander Kruse
'Gary Munsen Court' back on council agenda
South Dakota tribal meeting facility remains unfinished
South Dakotan among students chosen as Rhodes Scholars
ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
State volleyball roundup: SFC fends off Dakota Valley for Class A title
Thielen is Vikes' feel-good story
Truex claims EcoBoost 400, Series title
Cook coasts to RSM Classic victory
Ariya rallies to win CME Group Tour Championship
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Wilma M. Pitts
Marcia Maureen (Meis) Mesman
Shirley Gail Thomsen
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
October 28, 2017
LETTER: A conservative's perspective
To the Editor: As a lifelong conservative Republican and a strong supporter of President Trump, I have decided to support State Sen. Billie Sutton...
October 28, 2017 - 11:16am
September 22, 2017
State GOP party won't reprimand lawmaker over Facebook post
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Republican South Dakota legislator who came under fire for a Facebook post won't be reprimanded by her party. Rep. Lynne...
September 22, 2017 - 8:52am
August 4, 2017
Why the next black president could be a Republican
Two years before Donald Trump became president, he tweeted, "Sadly, because president Obama has done such a poor job as president, you won't...
August 4, 2017 - 2:07pm
July 18, 2017
Republican push to overhaul or repeal healthcare law collapses in U.S. Senate
WASHINGTON - Republican efforts to overhaul or repeal Obamacare collapsed in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, dealing a sharp setback to President...
July 18, 2017 - 1:40pm
March 13, 2017
Republican plan to repeal Obamacare would leave millions uninsured
WASHINGTON - Fourteen million Americans would lose medical insurance by next year under a Republican plan to dismantle Obamacare that would also...
March 13, 2017 - 8:27pm
January 10, 2017
No evidence Trump campaign or RNC 'successfully hacked'
WASHINGTON - The FBI has no evidence that Russia successfully hacked President-elect Donald Trump's campaign or the Republican National Committee,...
January 10, 2017 - 3:05pm
April 4, 2016
Wild rides loom in legislative primaries, especially over Republican nominations
PIERRE—Twenty of South Dakota's 35 legislative districts will have contests in the June 7 political primary elections, including six districts with two sets of primaries each. Republicans have 12 primaries for their party's House of Representatives candidates and 10 primaries...
April 4, 2016 - 5:57pm
July 22, 2015
Rounds creates leadership PAC to help like-minded lawmakers
PIERRE (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds, like many freshmen Republicans in the upper chamber of Congress, has created a political action committee often used to raise a politician's profile and help get like-minded candidates elected. The South Dakota lawmaker's team started fundraising...
July 22, 2015 - 11:19am
June 15, 2015
5 candidates and a rat: the 1972 Democratic debate
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Is there room for a rat? Faced with an unusually large class of Republican candidates, media organizations have begun setting the criteria for 12 GOP presidential debates between August and March. There's no chance Ned Coll — who once famously brandished...
June 15, 2015 - 10:50am
May 29, 2015
Pataki joins GOP throng chasing 2016 presidential nomination
Former New York governor George Pataki — a moderate Republican who led the state through the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks...
May 29, 2015 - 9:53am
April 30, 2015
Majority of Republicans would attend a loved one's gay wedding
A majority of U.S. Republicans would attend the same-sex wedding of a loved one, a Reuters/Ipsos poll showed on Wednesday, highlighting the political...
April 30, 2015 - 11:50am
January 20, 2015
Thune to head first committee hearing as Chairman
PIERRE (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune's first hearing as chairman of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee will tackle the open Internet, or so-called "net neutrality." The Wednesday hearing will feature testimony from South Dakotan Tom Simmons, senior vice...
January 20, 2015 - 2:13pm
August 16, 2014
Lawyers in AG's office won’t rule on boss’ election opponents
PIERRE (AP) — Lawyers in Attorney General Marty Jackley’s office won’t rule on whether a Libertarian candidate can run against their boss in the November election, citing a conflict of interest. Secretary of State Jason Gant is considering whether Chad Haber and Ryan Gaddy...
August 16, 2014 - 8:44pm