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Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
A four-way stop planned on U.S. 81 at Watertown
Box Elder deal might open way for expanding I-90 to six lanes
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
September 16, 2016
South Dakota State Fair brings in nearly $175,000 in taxes
HURON (AP) — The state Department of Revenue says tax revenues for this year's South Dakota State Fair have added up to nearly $175,000. The...
September 16, 2016 - 12:02pm
September 3, 2016
LETTER: Higher taxes message was a deal breaker
To the Editor: My wife and I would like to express our gratitude to the Tripp-Delmont School District, as well as the residents of Tripp who...
September 3, 2016 - 10:00am
August 27, 2016
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
To the Editor: In my letter to the editor on June 11, with the heading DUI put money in city's state's pockets, I had too many words so it was...
August 27, 2016 - 10:00am
August 26, 2016
Fed's Yellen says case for interest rate hike has strengthened
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - The case for a U.S. interest rate hike has strengthened in recent months because of improvements in the labor...
August 26, 2016 - 12:22pm
August 25, 2016
Mitchell takes first step to reinstate tax funding the Sports Authority
The Mitchell City Council and owners of local hotels plan to continue funding the city's Sports & Events Authority. In a special meeting at City...
August 25, 2016 - 1:35pm
August 22, 2016
Sioux Falls hotels anticipate flat room tax revenue in 2017
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An industry committee that oversees funds from Sioux Falls' nightly hotel room tax anticipates flat revenue in 2017. The Argus Leader reports that hotel operators expect visitor growth to slow. Jan Grunewaldt is general manager at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel....
August 22, 2016 - 11:00am
August 17, 2016
State of South Dakota reaches tax deals with 3 more tribes
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says his administration has reached new tax agreements with three more American Indian tribes. The Crow Creek Sioux, Oglala Sioux and Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate entered into agreements with the state earlier this summer. The state earlier reached...
August 17, 2016 - 11:40am
Yankton County residents to vote on tax increases for roads
YANKTON (AP) — Opponents of raising property and wheel taxes to help pay for road and bridge repairs in Yankton County have succeeded in bringing the issue to a public vote. County Auditor Patty Hojem tells the Daily Press & Dakotan that opponents submitted enough valid petition...
August 17, 2016 - 11:35am
August 16, 2016
Yankton County residents challenging tax increase again
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton County residents are trying for the second time in two years to refer to voters a decision by county leaders to increase taxes for road and bridge upkeep. Opponents of a County Commission decision in July to increase property and wheel taxes submitted challenging...
August 16, 2016 - 12:17pm
July 15, 2016
Debt recovery center to start collecting for state courts
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A new collections center to recover money owed to state agencies and programs will begin pursuing debt for the state court system when it goes online Friday. The Unified Judicial System will be first to send bad debt to the Obligation Recovery Center, with state...
July 15, 2016 - 11:05am
June 20, 2016
New areas in Mitchell likely to be added to 2017 sidewalk plan
More sidewalks than previously planned could be coming to Mitchell. The five-member Mitchell Sidewalk Committee, made up of four City Council members and chaired by Deputy Public Works Director Terry Johnson, approved the addition of sidewalks in two more sections of the city before...
June 20, 2016 - 10:07pm
May 21, 2016
LETTER: No need to taxSD's credit unions
To the Editor: The South Dakota Bankers Association recently placed advertisements in this paper, calling on South Dakota credit unions to "pay...
May 21, 2016 - 10:31am
April 13, 2016
OPINION: Low taxes and low spending
In the 2016 session legislators serving on the appropriations committee adopted a new budget process. With the goal of more thoroughly evaluating...
April 13, 2016 - 11:05am
April 5, 2016
Father, son ordered to pay $1.8 million for tax fraud
SIOUX FALLS — A man who claimed he didn't have to pay income taxes because he believes God owns his money was ordered to pay more than $1.8 million for tax fraud from 2002 to 2013. Ted Nelson and his son, Steven Nelson, of Letcher, were sentenced Monday at the United States...
April 5, 2016 - 4:39pm
March 11, 2016
Property tax freeze application deadline is April 1.
The Davison County treasurer's office would like to remind those 65 and over or disabled prior to Jan. 1 to apply for the property tax assessment freeze before April 1. Qualifications include income under $27,423.54 for single persons and $34,279.42 for multiple-person households....
March 11, 2016 - 11:24am