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Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
Legislative commemoration to honor longtime Mitchell educator
Anglers pleased with attention Lake Mitchell is receiving
Protesters vow to battle Trump's 'poor decision' to revive pipeline
Senate seeks more knowledge of opioid prescription usage
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Ag land measure OK’d by Senate
In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
Preparing for spring
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Big dual on the big stage: Chamberlain, KWLPG to wrestle at SDSU
With winter storm, area sports schedules become shuffled
Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
Athlete of the Week: Parkston’s Holzbauer staying focused on task at hand
Area basketball roundup: Fighting Cougars slip past Flyers
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Ted E. Schmidt
Ruby Mae Hoffman
KLUMB: Legislative report
WOSTER: Remembering a remarkable woman
OUR VIEW: Newspaper a source of information past, present, future
ROZUM: Week two of legislature 2017
GRAVES: Finally, somebody said it
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 20, 2017
Organized retail crime becomes an issue in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are reporting a 25 percent increase in theft calls in the past five years. Sgt. Paul Creviston told the Argus Leader that retail crimes are a big portion of those calls. A retail coalition spearheaded by Creviston, and made up of about a dozen...
January 20, 2017 - 12:13pm
January 5, 2017
Barnes & Noble holiday sales sink as coloring-book fad fades
Barnes & Noble Inc. posted its first decline in holiday sales in three years, hurt by a downturn in the coloring-book category, bringing another sign that the Christmas season wasn't kind to retailers.
January 5, 2017 - 12:22pm
Black & Decker moves into lawn and garden market with Craftsman buy
Stanley Black & Decker Inc., in its second big acquisition in three months, agreed to buy Sears' Craftsman brand, giving the company known mainly...
January 5, 2017 - 11:33am
December 22, 2016
One huge American retailer ignored the internet - and won
When Kimberly Dulude steps into a TJ Maxx store near her job at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, she likes to begin perusing a clearance...
December 22, 2016 - 11:32am
December 20, 2016
Aeropostale among retailers to drop on-call scheduling amid state probes
Six U.S. retailers will no longer require hourly employees to check whether they are still needed for work and risk having their scheduled shifts...
December 20, 2016 - 12:06pm
December 15, 2016
Former Kmart building still seeking new owner
Amid the holiday shopping season, one of Mitchell's larger retail spaces remains vacant. The former Kmart building has yet to find a tenant,...
December 15, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 14, 2016
U.S. retail sales, industrial output data point to slowing growth
WASHINGTON—U.S. retail sales barely rose in November and industrial production recorded its biggest drop in eight months, suggesting some...
December 14, 2016 - 3:36pm
November 29, 2016
Cyber Monday sales set record for single day
Shoppers spent $3.45 billion on Cyber Monday on Samsung 4K TVs, PlayStation 4s and Barbie dolls among other products, marking the largest online...
November 29, 2016 - 5:44pm
November 28, 2016
More people shopped over Thanksgiving weekend than last year - but they spent less
About 154 million shoppers made purchases at stores or on e-commerce sites this holiday weekend, the National Retail Federation reported Sunday,...
November 28, 2016 - 10:22am
November 24, 2016
South Dakota economy is increasingly off track
PIERRE — Something mysterious is holding back South Dakota's retail economy. People are working like never before, but they don't seem to be spending in the amounts expected, at least not with South Dakota businesses. Consider these two sets of statistics: South Dakota had one...
November 24, 2016 - 2:10pm
August 8, 2016
Sioux Falls drug store to open location downtown
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls retail store that was founded more than 70 years ago will soon open a new downtown location. The new Lewis Drug store is planned to open next spring about a block from where it was originally founded, the Argus Leader reported. The new store will...
August 8, 2016 - 11:49am
May 19, 2016
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
If you've ever wanted to work up a nice sweat after eating a Whopper and a side of fries, a new Burger King has you covered. Recently, a Burger King outfitted with a spa has opened in Helsinki, Finland, CNN reported. It includes a 15-seat sauna, shower, locker room and a media lounge...
May 19, 2016 - 6:00pm
April 15, 2016
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
YANKTON (AP) — A new study indicates Yankton can support more retail stores, an extended-stay hotel and more chain restaurants. The Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the study by the Hoffman Strategy Group concluded that the city can support an additional 78,000 square feet...
April 15, 2016 - 11:17am
January 13, 2016
Mitchell Kmart to close in April
Mitchell's Kmart will close its doors in mid-April. The store, located on South Burr Street, employs 52 people. Some employees will be eligible...
January 13, 2016 - 12:16pm
November 5, 2015
Bass Pro Shops explores bid for Cabela's, sources say
Privately held outdoors retailer Bass Pro Shops is exploring an offer for Cabela's Inc., the U.S. hunting and fishing store chain targeted by...
November 5, 2015 - 3:04pm