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Mitchell police issues warning about door-to-door salespeople
Two injured in crash northeast of Wessington Springs
Amid falling enrollment, South Central considering consolidation
Three injured in crash southeast of Lake Andes
Trump discusses border wall with Mexico, no mention of payment
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Mitchell outlasts Yankton for dual win
Five-set thriller finally goes Mitchell's way
Mitchell Christian earns first volleyball win
Four Angels lead amateur baseball all-tournament team
Mitchell dance team finishes ninth in opener
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
Bernard (Barney) Metz
Stacy Rae Nedved
Training for the race called life
It's a great fair, state or territorial
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
SD pheasant count shows 20 percent decrease
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
UPDATE: Authorities say 25-year-old Woonsocket woman murdered
February 18, 2014
Stace Nelson submits signatures to get on ballot for US Senate
PIERRE (AP) — State Rep. Stace Nelson says he's submitted more than 2,650 signatures to the South Dakota Secretary of State's office to get on the ballot as a Republican candidate for Senate. The Secretary of State must verify 1,950 of the nominating petition signatures for...
February 18, 2014 - 8:21pm
February 11, 2014
NELSON: Hot topics surface in week four
My fellow South Dakotans,
February 11, 2014 - 7:28am
February 4, 2014
NELSON: Don't use SD taxes to recruit out of state
By Stace Nelson, R-Fulton My fellow South Dakotans: my belated but fondest New Year’s greetings to you and yours. My family and I wish you and yours all the best in 2014. As some of you may have heard, our New Year started off a little grim. My older brother, Doug, and his...
February 4, 2014 - 7:23am
PHOTO: On the campaign trail
February 4, 2014 - 7:07am
December 5, 2013
POWERS: Stace Nelson not ‘South Dakota Nice’?
A bit of a tempest erupted recently in state Republican politics when, during a candidate forum in Rapid City, U.S. Senate candidate Stace Nelson, R-Fulton, was asked “if he is not successful in the Republican primary, would he support the winner of the primary election in...
December 5, 2013 - 10:18am
October 18, 2013
Poll: Rounds leads in Senate race
Noem’s approval rating slips amid shutdown
October 18, 2013 - 8:23pm
Former governor Rounds outraises opponents in SD Senate race
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Former South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds raised far more money in the past three months than his three opponents for the Republican nomination to run for the U.S. Senate, according to reports filed this week with the Federal Election Commission. Rounds and the...
October 18, 2013 - 11:03am
October 16, 2013
SD Senate race: Democrat calls for no-shutdown pledge; Republicans disagree
The lone Democrat in South Dakota’s 2014 U.S. Senate race calls Republican tactics that led to the federal government shutdown “foolish and irresponsible.” The four Republicans in the race don’t agree, and one believes the shutdown was a fight worth having. Last week, Weiland...
October 16, 2013 - 9:08pm
August 19, 2013
Stace Nelson for Senate
South Dakota legislator Stace Nelson formally announces his U.S. Senate candidacy Sunday in Alexandria.
August 19, 2013 - 9:47am
August 14, 2013
Nelson touts record, public service in bid for US Senate
FULTON -- State Rep. Stace Nelson describes himself as a public servant, not a politician. "Folks want honest public servants working for them,"...
August 14, 2013 - 11:01pm
August 13, 2013
SD State Rep. Stace Nelson to make US Senate run
PIERRE (AP) — State Rep. Stace Nelson, who often has quarreled with party leaders in the South Dakota Legislature, said Tuesday he will seek...
August 13, 2013 - 11:04am
June 5, 2012
Nelson, Schoenfish win in District 19
Republicans Stace Nelson and Kyle Schoenfish were awarded their party's nomination Tuesday for the state House in District 19. The two defeated...
June 5, 2012 - 11:13pm
June 2, 2012
LETTER: A vote for Nelson is a vote for veterans
To the Editor: In the 2011 session of the state Legislature, lawmakers cut the salaries of the veterans service offices by 10 percent. This year almost everyone got a pay increase except for the veterans service offices. Their duties are to assist veterans and their spouses with...
June 2, 2012 - 10:46am
May 25, 2012
LETTER: Keep Nelson working for you at the Capitol
Talk to anyone these days and most people are concerned with the direction our state and country are going. People always say: If we could only get good people into an elected office who will deal with the problems at hand instead of feathering their own political nests. We elected...
May 25, 2012 - 10:18am
May 6, 2012
LETTER: Send Stace Nelson back to the Capitol
To the Editor: Like most South Dakotans, I want a lot in a candidate for the House. I want someone who understands that our state, like our nation, is a representative republic, not a democracy; and that the role of government is to guard, not grant, the individual rights of its...
May 6, 2012 - 3:12pm