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Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Aeronautics panel looks at six projects
September storm smacks Salem
Enrollment up slightly at South Dakota public universities
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
Bronx bombed: Gregorius, Judge propel Yankees to sweep of Twins
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Area high school volleyball roundup: Cougars topple Black Panthers
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
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
September 18, 2017
Senate passes $700 billion defense bill leaving several controversial policies unresolved
The Senate passed its version of a massive defense bill on Monday, setting up negotiations with the House but leaving the most controversial...
September 18, 2017 - 7:47pm
July 20, 2017
Rounds holds out hope for bipartisan health care reform
U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds anticipated the unthinkable on Thursday — bipartisan support for a Senate health care bill. As Senate Republicans...
July 20, 2017 - 2:43pm
State high court partially reverses Bosworth's convictions
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has reversed some but not all of former Republican candidate Annette Bosworth's convictions stemming...
July 20, 2017 - 1:26pm
July 12, 2017
Kid Rock for Senate? Singer teases a bid for office
Kid Rock is teasing that he will have a "major announcement in the near future," after calling a website devoted to a bid for Senate run the...
July 12, 2017 - 5:40pm
July 11, 2017
McConnell delays August recess to complete work on health-care bill, other issues
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., announced Tuesday that he will delay the August recess by two weeks to complete work...
July 11, 2017 - 1:23pm
June 28, 2017
McConnell aiming to send revised version of Senate health-care bill by Friday
WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is aiming to send a revised version of his health-care bill to the Congressional Budget Office...
June 28, 2017 - 1:14pm
June 23, 2017
Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid
WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, who for seven years have promised a repeal of the Affordable Care Act, took a major step Thursday toward that...
June 23, 2017 - 6:55am
June 22, 2017
Rounds, Thune encouraged by Senate GOP's health plan
WASHINGTON — South Dakota's Republican senators are on board with the Senate health care plan released Thursday. Both U.S. Sens. Mike Rounds...
June 22, 2017 - 3:11pm
May 19, 2017
U.S. House to send healthcare bill to Senate in a few weeks, speaker says
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives will send its healthcare overhaul plan passed earlier this month to the Senate in a couple of...
May 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 3, 2017
Democrats amass support needed to block Trump high court pick's confirmation vote
WASHINGTON - Democrats on Monday amassed enough support to block a U.S. Senate confirmation vote on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee,...
April 3, 2017 - 12:39pm
March 31, 2017
Ex-punk rocker challenging Ted Cruz for Senate seat
AUSTIN, Texas - A punk rocker-turned-congressman from Texas announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Ted Cruz on Friday,...
March 31, 2017 - 2:48pm
March 8, 2017
U.S. senators ask government for evidence Obama wiretapped Trump
WASHINGTON -- Two senior senators asked the FBI and Justice Department on Wednesday, March 8, for any information they have on President Donald...
March 8, 2017 - 3:11pm
Senate Democrats threaten brief government shutdown
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats are threatening to force a brief government shutdown this weekend to pressure Republicans to support policies they say match promises President-elect Donald Trump made on the campaign trail to help coal country and boost American manufacturers. Government...
December 8, 2016 - 4:46pm
Harry Reid bids farewell to the Senate where he was both warrior and deal-maker
WASHINGTON - To understand Harry Reid -- his soft spoken nature mixed with a brusque demeanor, his early conservative views combined with his...
December 8, 2016 - 4:31pm
November 16, 2016
Schumer, McConnell elected top leaders in U.S. Senate
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators elected Chuck Schumer as minority leader for the new Congress on Wednesday, and he tapped former...
November 16, 2016 - 11:08am