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Voters face an odd catch on June 5 ballot question
Man arrested for making weapon in jail, threatening officer
Polar Plunge raises $27K for Special Olympics South Dakota
Attorney says Roy Moore supporters offered him $10,000 to drop client who accused the Senate candidate of sexual impropriety
Missing Iowa family of four found dead in Mexico condominium
Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
Fewer tourists are visiting the US under Trump. Canadians didn't get the memo.
It's easy to hate Facebook, but it's much tougher to quit
Harrold pulse plant on hiatus as it deals with money woes
place a business brief
Thune's ninth farm bill proposal focuses on CRP, rural water
Ag industry pans Trump's China tariffs
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signs off on SDSU precision ag project
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
Public hearing to be held over South Dakota turkey barn
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
After a dramatic double-overtime victory, Northern State one win away from D-II men's national title
NCAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Air Force to play Minnesota Duluth for trip to Frozen Four
Minnesota United still looking for returns on loan players
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Mildred Lorraine Skogmo
Kyle R. Fowler
Bernhard "Ben" Winckler
Glorian Bernice Kappenman
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
NOEM: Not everyone farms, but everyone eats
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
THUNE: 21st century ideas for 21st century infrastructure
DAUGAARD: The purpose of SD's juvenile justice system
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Wiltz: Make the most out of antler sheds
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
South Dakota agency considers elk hunting license decrease
January 29, 2017
Struggling U.S. farm sector faces new threat as TPP dies
CHICAGO—U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to back out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, a $62 billion market for U.S. farmers, provides a fresh threat to a slumping agricultural economy that has grown increasingly dependent on exports. Agricultural groups expressed...
January 29, 2017 - 9:00am
January 23, 2017
Mexico targets free trade with U.S. and Canada, seeks other pacts
MEXICO CITY—Mexico will fight for free trade with NAFTA partners Canada and the United States in talks with the new U.S. government, as...
January 23, 2017 - 4:23pm
Trump pulls U.S. out of Pacific trade deal, loosening Asia ties
WASHINGTON—U.S. President Donald Trump formally withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on Monday, Jan....
January 23, 2017 - 12:31pm
Top Trump aide plans talks in Canada with Trudeau team
CALGARY, Alberta - A top adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump plans to hold talks in Canada on Tuesday, Jan. 24, with members of Prime Minister...
January 23, 2017 - 8:57am
December 29, 2016
Goods trade deficit widens; labor market near full strength
WASHINGTON—A drop in U.S. exports last month pushed the country's trade deficit in goods higher while the number of Americans filing for...
December 29, 2016 - 9:35am
December 28, 2016
Mexico eyes border, migration as leverage in talks with Trump
MEXICO CITY — Mexico aims to defend free trade with the United States by using border security and immigration policy to gain leverage...
December 28, 2016 - 8:47am
September 21, 2015
Trade agreement could boost state agriculture exports
South Dakota’s top industry might have the chance to grow rapidly with the help of a new trade agreement. The Trans-Pacific Partnership has been in negotiations since 2009, but many hope to wrap up the 12-country trade agreement this year to boost America’s ability to export...
September 21, 2015 - 2:31pm
July 29, 2015
Struggling Twins know they need to make a trade, and soon
ST. PAUL—The Twins signed veteran outfielder Torii Hunter over the winter to mentor a talented but young team as a clubhouse leader. It was a smart — if expensive — move that has helped push Minnesota into playoff contention with August on the doorstep. With baseball's...
July 29, 2015 - 10:16pm
August 25, 2014
SD ag officials cancel trade trip to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — A trade mission to Russia that was meant to center on beef genetics has been cancelled because of uncertainties in the Russian market. State agriculture officials had signed up beef producers and industry representatives to make the trip, which was planned for...
August 25, 2014 - 7:10am
August 8, 2014
SD trade mission to Russia might be postponed
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Agriculture Department is analyzing whether to postpone a trade mission to Russia that was scheduled for October. Russia banned most food imports from the West on Thursday in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine. The Capital Journal reports...
August 8, 2014 - 1:43pm
July 17, 2014
GUEBERT: Congress and its low batting average
The Washington Nationals are the only team in the nation’s capital that’s anywhere close to league-leading this season. The Nats have been...
July 17, 2014 - 12:37pm
June 23, 2014
SD accepting applications for trade trip to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Agriculture is accepting applications from people interested in participating in a trade mission to Russia that will center on beef genetics. State agriculture officials are encouraging beef producers and industry representatives...
June 23, 2014 - 3:25pm
March 13, 2014
Governor picks reps for SD trade mission to China
Mitchell's Muth Electric, Alexandria's Sharp Industries sending representatives on trade mission.
March 13, 2014 - 4:01pm
South Dakota exports grow to nearly $1.6B
South Dakota’s top trading partners in 2013, in order, were Canada, $689 million; Mexico, $374 million; Saudi Arabia, $69 million; China, $48 million; and Japan, $40 million.
February 13, 2014 - 7:11am
February 4, 2014
Groups say meat labeling rules could start trade war
By Dirk Lammers Meat and livestock groups upset that Congress opted in the new farm bill not to back off from mandatory country of origin labeling requirements are worried the issue could start a trade war with Canada and Mexico. Previous labeling rules required only the country...
February 4, 2014 - 7:16am