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Harrisburg principal shot in 2015 brings positive message to Scotland
Crime Stoppers offers $500 for information on Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect
State panel is set to consider funding three airport projects
Menno man sustains no injuries in Wednesday crash that killed 78-year-old
Colome man pleads guilty to soliciting sex from minor
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU, Northwestern square off in crucial GPAC game
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
Just another day in the old neighborhood
LETTER: What has Congress done about farm prices?
LETTER: Hillary is not most qualified for president
LETTER: An election season lesson
Livestock's bleak industrial future
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
TUPPER: Popular image of McGovern is only a caricature
The popular image of George McGovern is that of a hopeless liberal, too radical to win even his home state in the 1972 presidential election. That...
October 21, 2012 - 1:22pm
October 18, 2012
TUPPER: Whatever happened to climate change?
If you followed the last few presidential elections closely and then went into a cave or a coma before emerging to witness our two recent presidential debates, you'd probably wonder what happened to climate change. Given the previously ubiquitous issue's sudden disappearance from...
October 18, 2012 - 9:08am
July 27, 2012
TUPPER: Lake reverence resurgent in city
One of the most eloquent tributes to public conservation I've ever encountered is on a plaque affixed to a large rock at Mitchell's own Kiwanis...
July 27, 2012 - 7:04am
June 29, 2012
TUPPER: Run government like a business? Please don't
Politicians love clichés, and lately a lot of them are in love with this one: "Government should be run like a business." I've heard it...
June 29, 2012 - 8:36am
June 12, 2012
TUPPER: Anti-progressive voters could challenge Tracy
Kudos to Ken Tracy for his victory last week in the six-way race for mayor of Mitchell. The voters probably made a good choice with...
June 12, 2012 - 7:45am
May 11, 2012
TUPPER: Shift development focus more toward local firms
If you stay a journalist long enough, stories begin to repeat themselves. It happened to me April 26, when my otherwise regular day was interrupted...
May 11, 2012 - 6:34am
March 13, 2012
TUPPER: South Dakota's words, meanings and whatnot
We recently received a South Dakota-tailored news release about the fifth edition of the Dictionary of American Regional English. In the...
March 13, 2012 - 8:16am
January 27, 2012
TUPPER: Concern for openness finally reaches the top
Somebody at the top finally gets it. That somebody is Mitchell's very own Dusty Johnson, the chief of staff for Gov. Dennis Daugaard. Speaking...
January 27, 2012 - 12:57pm
January 6, 2012
TUPPER: Thune fits the part of VP
If Mitt Romney parlays his win in the Iowa caucuses into more victories in other states, speculation about his choice of a running mate will...
January 6, 2012 - 12:06am
December 30, 2011
TUPPER: Online numbers show readers want 'bad news'
I've never believed anyone who claims the general public is clamoring for more "good news" from the media. When I began my journalism career...
December 30, 2011 - 12:20am
December 23, 2011
TUPPER: 'Deserve's got nothin' to do with it'
Some people are instinctively annoyed by Tim Tebow, the ultra-religious quarterback who recently led the NFL's Denver Broncos on a six-game winning...
December 23, 2011 - 7:45am
November 9, 2011
TUPPER: Mitchell's paralysis is a problem of leadership
Someone whose opinion I respect asked me recently if I think Mitchell is "paralyzed." The question stemmed from the latest in a string of City...
November 9, 2011 - 8:38pm
October 28, 2011
OPINION: Three yards and a cloud of political dust
The way some Republicans describe it, the Environmental Protection Agency is lurking behind every post, rock, tree and tall stand of grass in...
October 28, 2011 - 8:21am
October 12, 2011
OPINION: Big-ag criticism comes to state's ag university
It's often the unexpected comments from sources that stick in the minds of journalits. Barry Dunn said that kind of unexpected thing to...
October 12, 2011 - 6:14am
September 8, 2011
TUPPER: The word 'drought' needs opposite to make it less imposing
There is no entry for "chalant" in the dictionary, and few people are labeled as "canny," yet lots of people are called "nonchalant" and "uncanny."...
September 8, 2011 - 4:47am