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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
July 22, 2013
MERCER: State surplus really was much larger than shown
PIERRE -- State government's surplus was many millions of dollars more than the $24.2 million that was shifted into the reserve fund recently. The...
opinion / columns / state
July 22, 2013 - 3:28am
July 15, 2013
SD has budget surplus, record reserves at $159M
PIERRE -- Gov.
news / state
July 15, 2013 - 10:27pm
February 8, 2013
U.S. corn surplus estimate raised 5 percent on slowing global demand
U.S. corn stockpiles before the next harvest will be 5 percent larger than forecast a month ago, and more than analysts expected, as demand slows, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said. Inventories will total 632 million bushels (16.06 million metric tons) on Aug. 31, up from...
February 8, 2013 - 9:06pm
February 7, 2013
Sioux Falls leaders ponder $1.7 million surplus
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- City officials in Sioux Falls are debating what to do with an estimated $1.7 million surplus in the city's capital budget. Finance Director Tracy Turbak says the surplus is partly the result of unanticipated revenue from a city sales tax. The media reports that...
news / state
February 7, 2013 - 11:44am
July 24, 2012
HUNHOFF: Frugality as a vice - state surplus too much of a good thing
A recent Daily Republic editorial proclaimed "good news" that our state finished the fiscal year with a $47 million surplus. Yes, $47 million is good, but there's no news there. We've balanced our budgets in South Dakota since statehood. That's 123 straight years. And in recent...
opinion / state / politics
July 24, 2012 - 7:41am
July 18, 2012
ANALYSIS: Stronger economy fueled state's budget surplus
PIERRE -- South Dakota's state treasury took in about 2 percent more than expected in taxes and fees during the budget year that ended June 30, providing about $24 million more than was officially expected by the Legislature last February. Along with nearly $14 million in money...
news / state
July 18, 2012 - 8:04am
July 17, 2012
OUR VIEW: Take a moment to savor the state's surplus
Gov. Dennis Daugaard and his administration deserve a pat on the back today. Just two years ago, when Daugaard was running for governor, South Dakota was facing a projected budget shortfall of $127 million. During his first months in office, he swiftly proposed and shepherded through...
opinion / editorials / state
July 17, 2012 - 8:49pm
June 13, 2012
Gov's finance chief predicts budget surplus
PIERRE -- State Finance Commissioner Jason Dilges gave legislators Tuesday a snapshot forecast of state government's financial status as the 2012 fiscal year draws to an end June 30. "We've done our work here. We're going to have surpluses as a result," Dilges said. He told members...
news / state
June 13, 2012 - 12:40am
December 31, 2011
Montana governor builds surplus by 'running government like ranch'
December 31, 2011 - 7:38am