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Governors association backs bid to collect online sales tax
Circuit court from Nov. 21
Plankinton man sentenced to 20 years in prison for attempted first-degree rape
Mitchell Wesleyan feeds hundreds during annual Thanksgiving feast
South Dakota lawmaker, brother-in-law drown in Cook Islands
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Vikings hold off Lions 30-23 to win seventh straight game
Vikings LB Emmanuel Lamur: Meeting Cuban relatives 'a blessing to think of on Thanksgiving'
Ex-Wild Jason Pominville, Marco Scandella enjoying new roles in Buffalo
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Second albino deer found shot, killed in Wisconsin
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
October 9, 2017
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
November 3, 2016
District 20 Senate race spending exceeds $30K
The battle for District 20's open South Dakota Senate seat is attracting heavy financial interest. Committees for State Rep. Joshua Klumb, R-Mount...
November 3, 2016 - 5:22pm
November 2, 2016
Medicaid, meth among topics District 20 reps hope to work on
Both Lance Carson and Tona Rozum are looking to finish what they started as they head back for another term as District 20's representatives....
November 2, 2016 - 6:20pm
June 3, 2016
Local legislators mulling over Medicaid expansion
Gov. Dennis Daugaard may be convinced that South Dakota can expand Medicaid, but District 20 legislators are not so sure. On Tuesday, Gov. Daugaard said if plans appear politically viable, he would like to call a special legislative session in June or July. Medicaid is a free or low-cost...
June 3, 2016 - 10:28am
March 18, 2016
OPINION: Work doesn't end with legislative session
In six years of serving in the South Dakota House of Representatives, each year has addressed a major issue that requires most of the session...
March 18, 2016 - 12:25pm
March 11, 2016
Countdown begins to end of 91st session
The final week of the ninety-first session generally means some late nights as we finalize issues and look towards those issues that may benefit...
March 11, 2016 - 11:55am
February 26, 2016
A final teacher pay question
It wouldn't be a cracker barrel this year without discussing teacher pay. District 20's final cracker barrel of the year, held Friday at Mitchell...
February 26, 2016 - 4:38pm