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Supporters press state lawmakers to overturn gun bill veto
Sanford Health's top executive in Fargo announces retirement
Hog operation plan faces backlash in northeast South Dakota
3 charged in alcohol poisoning death of college student
U.S.-Israeli teen arrested in Israel for Jewish center bomb threats
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
From off-the-radar season, Huskies move into Class B crosshairs
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Dual championships may return to state wrestling meet
Q&A: Mock reflects on time with Kernel basketball
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
Richard "Dick" Lyons
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
March 22, 2017
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
When the news hit the paper this week that yet another icon of retail would be closing its doors in Mitchell, my heart sank. I immediately thought...
22 hours 27 min ago
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
Sears Holdings Corp, once the largest U.S. retailer, warned on Tuesday, March 21, about its ability to continue as a going concern after years...
March 22, 2017 - 11:00am
February 24, 2017
J.C. Penney to shut 130 to 140 stores
Department store operator J.C. Penney Co. Inc. said on Friday, Feb. 24, it would close 130 to 140 stores over the next few months, and reported...
February 24, 2017 - 9:40am
February 15, 2017
Trump meets with retail CEOs to talk taxes, imports
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Wednesday called tax code revisions a critical way to boost the nation's economy as he kicked off...
February 15, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 8, 2017
Trump criticizes Nordstrom after retailer drops Ivanka brand
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Feb. 8, criticized Nordstrom Inc. for what he said was its unfair treatment of his daughter...
February 8, 2017 - 12:33pm
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