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Wild horse sale being moved after auction is harassed
South Dakota Guard soldiers returning from Middle East
Brennan Rock & Roll Academy in Sioux Falls to close
Sanford to consolidate Sioux Falls-based corporate services
Eagle Butte man sentenced to 15 years for fatal stabbing
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Marlin varsity teams embark with new leaders
Area wrestling: Parkston goes 1-2 at home quad
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Reiner, Nighthawks down WiLdKats
DWU women rank high in free-throw shooting
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
A different future for Health care
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 5, 2016
Municipal tax changes effective Jan. 1, 2017
PIERRE — Three South Dakota communities are making updates to their current municipal tax rate beginning Jan. 1. The municipal tax changes taking effect include: Mitchell is imposing a 1 percent municipal gross receipts tax on ticket sales or admissions to places of amusement,...
December 5, 2016 - 5:10pm
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