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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
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
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Richard John Huey
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
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
October 17, 2016
Governor intends to offer the buffer-strip tax break
PIERRE – The governor will ask the Legislature next year to grant tax breaks to landowners who maintain grassy buffer strips along waterways to reduce agricultural runoff, a state government tax official said Monday. Gov. Dennis Daugaard, a Republican, had vetoed the same concept...
October 17, 2016 - 3:23pm
October 3, 2016
Council approves phase one of lake study by 6-2 vote
It was sink or swim for a Lake Mitchell restoration plan Monday night, and the City Council decided to keep the proposal afloat. The Mitchell...
October 3, 2016 - 9:08pm
September 28, 2016
Hartford residents reject tax increase for school district
HARTFORD (AP) — Hartford-area residents have rejected a proposed tax increase to better fund schools in the West Central district. About 56 percent of the voters in Tuesday's election opposed opting out of the state property tax freeze. The School board had approved the opt-out...
September 28, 2016 - 11:55am
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