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Mitchell nuisance code overhaul still up in the air
VIDEO: Parade of Lights returns in Mitchell
Jackley: State, local agencies may release names of crash victims
There's an app for that? Scammers figure out how to 'spoof' local, business phone numbers
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline, requests judge to rule in its favor
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
Starbucks CEO steps down to focus on high-end coffee, shares dip
Burger King follows McDonald's with sales abroad beating U.S.
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
Preseason South Dakota sportswriters basketball polls
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket's Myah Selland named to Class B all-state first-team
Athlete of the Week: MVP's Risseeuw finds early success at 195 pounds
Kernel boys ready to compete
Mesman wins Class A Miss Volleyball award
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Former Ethan woman celebrates a century
Former Parkston man turns 80
Linda Joy (Cain) Cooper
Drew Allen Holter
Imogene Van Overschelde
Lila June Steiber
Cassie Karen Greger
Preparing for a lean year
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Columnists and reporters should be kept separate
LETTER: State sales tax needs fixing
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
September 11, 2014
Obama orders Islamic State airstrikes
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama told Americans on Wednesday he had authorized U.S. airstrikes for the fi rst time in Syria and more attacks...
September 11, 2014 - 10:24am
Sen. Johnson supports air strikes, opposes ‘putting US combat boots on the ground’
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., issued the following statement Wednesday on President Obama’s ISIS speech. “The president presented a forceful case that it is in America’s interest to degrade and destroy the brutal, growing threat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria....
September 11, 2014 - 10:12am
September 10, 2014
Noem ready to consider funding for Mideast fight
Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D., has been frustrated by a lack of strategy to fight the Islamic extremist group that has taken over large swaths of Syria and Iraq, she said Wednesday. She hoped President Obama would change that in his prime time speech to the nation Wednesday night. Noem...
September 10, 2014 - 10:37pm
September 9, 2014
WOSTER: Remembering the past will strengthen the future
Tomorrow, the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C., a fitting way to remember that terrible day might...
September 9, 2014 - 2:26pm
August 17, 2014
LETTER: Obama soft on rising Islamic terrorist risk
To the Editor: There is a serious question whether Obama’s leadership toward socialism (government control) is a greater present danger than the rising threat of Islam. Both are dark clouds. Obama’s soft touch and indecision regarding Islamic terrorists encourages the...
August 17, 2014 - 8:40am
July 23, 2014
OPINION: Today’s threat and the future reality of drones
A very small airplane rose over the Gaza Strip last week. It entered Israeli airspace and sped toward the coastal city of Ashdod. Then a Patriot missile blew it up. The plane, a rudimentary drone launched by the terrorist group Hamas, posed little threat. But Hamas promises more...
July 23, 2014 - 8:45am
June 18, 2014
Benghazi suspect nabbed
Obama says alleged ringleader being transported to US.
June 18, 2014 - 7:14am
June 16, 2014
THOMAS: Iraq is on its own
“It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead we take increased devotion...
June 16, 2014 - 1:50pm
March 10, 2014
Radar sweeps, binoculars, six navies, but no sign of missing plane
By Nguyen Huy Kham ABOARD A VIETNAM AIR FORCE AN- (Reuters) - Ships from six navies, dozens of military aircraft, sweeps with radar technology...
March 10, 2014 - 7:52am
October 25, 2013
KRISTI McLAUGHLIN: Can't stop terrorism with torture
The complexities of war are way beyond my comprehension to understand. Humans have been declaring war upon one another since the inception of human life and people across the spectrum of political and religious views hold opinions on how to respond when injustices happen. We are...
October 25, 2013 - 11:47am
September 13, 2013
American jihadi slain in Somalia by rivals
MOGADISHU, Somalia -- An American who became one of Somalia's most visible Islamic rebels and was on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorist list with a $5 million bounty on his head was killed Thursday by rivals in the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab, militants said. The killing...
September 13, 2013 - 5:11am
June 1, 2013
LETTER: Pipeline opponents are not terrorists
To the Editor: The Custer, Hot Springs and Deadwood school districts each held a drill recently to test their crisis plans in response to a scripted terrorist threat. The source of that "threat"? According to the script, a group opposing the Keystone XL pipeline. In other words,...
June 1, 2013 - 8:54am
May 24, 2013
Mock drill in Hot Springs depicts Keystone, urnaium opponents as terrorists
HOT SPRING (AP) -- An emergency drill in Hot Springs has outraged opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline and a proposed uranium mine in western South Dakota after it portrayed the groups as domestic terrorists. The Hot Springs School District practiced a lockdown May 14 after pretending...
May 24, 2013 - 10:52am
May 5, 2013
O'REILLY: The war on terror: Up close and personal
Living in the shadows of the ongoing war on terror are 1,715 American military people who lost limbs in Iraq and Afghanistan. A few of those...
May 5, 2013 - 11:25pm
April 24, 2013
Boston bomb investigation extends to Russia
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New information emerged Wednesday from U.S. officials that the name of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects had been...
April 24, 2013 - 8:09pm