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South Dakota sees funding increase amid death penalty cases
Aberdeen tennis players complain about loss of courts
Authorities identify man who died in rollover near Deadwood
3D imagery and virtual reality: Tools for finding a home in 2017
One dead, several injured following I-90 crash in Mitchell
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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
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Tigers top Chargers
Forbath kicks six field goals as Vikings top Ravens
Ji ends 8-year drought to win Taiwan Championship
Thomas takes first PGA tourney in South Korea
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
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LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
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Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
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Paulson Five Generations
One dead, several injured following I-90 crash in Mitchell
December 24, 2016
LETTER: Saving jobs or spending public dollars?
To the Editor: So Trump saved 800 people their jobs. Sounds great, but how did he do it? He gave the company $7 million in tax incentives. In...
December 24, 2016 - 9:45am
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