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A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
More Mitchell School District employees could get state retirement
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Parkston's Van Laecken honored by national induction
Cindi D. Mulder
Audrey Jane (Bosworth) Sonne
LETTER: SD opens arms to drinking
WOSTER: Considering cleanliness and creativity
LETTER: Noem isn't governor material
LETTER: NAFTA died ugly death it deserved
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
Lowell and Carole Funk
Rolf & Marjean Hope
Dolores (Lori) Kelsey
March 27, 2018
Honoring Abbott House's 'life changers'
In the face of adversity, a support system can change a young girl's life. Those people credited with being "life changers" and "role models"...
March 27, 2018 - 1:53pm
March 14, 2018
Carson: Expect 'a whole different world' of school security
South Dakota schools aren't immune to the national conversation on gun reform. And during a forum with Mitchell High School students on Wednesday,...
March 14, 2018 - 3:38pm
March 2, 2018
Rozum, Carson bid farewell during final cracker barrel
In the final District 20 cracker barrel of the year, Reps. Lance Carson and Tona Rozum offered their final goodbyes as state legislators. Carson...
March 2, 2018 - 3:57pm
February 27, 2018
ROZUM: A message on meth
There is a national epidemic involving pure, cheap and lethal meth in our country. South Dakota is no different. Domestic meth labs have almost...
February 27, 2018 - 8:45am
January 26, 2018
Carson: 'Be patient' with non-meandered waters bill
It's been a slow session, but area legislators say they don't mind. During a District 20 cracker barrel at Mitchell City Hall on Friday, the...
January 26, 2018 - 4:13pm
January 9, 2018
Local legislators lay out priorities ahead of latest session
South Dakota's annual legislative session has arrived, and three area legislators are bringing their own sets of priorities to Pierre. The session...
January 9, 2018 - 9:58am
Nelson named SD Legislature's top conservative
After a brief break from legislative service, State Sen. Stace Nelson returned to Pierre to deliver on a campaign promise. And the Fulton legislator...
October 9, 2017 - 3:26pm
May 12, 2017
Solutions to non-meandered waters issue take shape
A long-awaited question might finally be answered. Both state Sen. Joshua Klumb, R-Mount Vernon, and state Rep. Tona Rozum, R-Mitchell, are in...
May 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 4, 2017
Local legislators eye 2018 priorities
Davison County's lone state senator is hoping to tackle what could be a "sticky issue" in the 2018 legislative session. On the heels of the 2017...
April 4, 2017 - 4:51pm
March 30, 2017
Local legislators content with IM 22 overhaul
One critical component of voter-approved Initiated Measure 22 could be gone for good. State Republicans quickly eliminated IM 22 during the 2017...
March 30, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 13, 2017
ROZUM: Budget balancing act
Some things never change. The last few days of session are a frenzy every year, either finding money or discussing/arguing where any extra money...
March 13, 2017 - 5:10pm
February 17, 2017
Area legislators talk guns, religious protections at Friday cracker barrel
Guns and religion were the hot topics at District 20's second and final cracker barrel of the season. State Rep. Tona Rozum and Sen. Joshua Klumb,...
February 17, 2017 - 7:42pm
February 6, 2017
ROZUM: Bill process 101
The process for any bill is lengthy as it is vetted on its way to the governor. A house bill will have four numbers; a Senate bill two or three...
February 6, 2017 - 5:10pm
January 27, 2017
Klumb, Rozum at odds over education bills
Three controversial issues stole the show at District 20's first cracker barrel of the year. A trio of Republican legislators representing Aurora,...
January 27, 2017 - 9:27pm
January 23, 2017
ROZUM: Week two of legislature 2017
The discussion continues in the effort to address government oversight in a consistent, wise and timely manner.
January 23, 2017 - 5:15pm