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"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
Platte-Geddes using grants to enhance ag, welding programs
Scotland city council limits timeframe for fireworks
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
May 5, 2016
Oil pipeline leak: "It was a better spot to have one"
PIERRE — TransCanada is nearly finished hauling away soil from the Hutchinson County site where the company's oil pipeline was found on April 2 to be leaking, an environmental scientist for state government said Thursday. Brian Walsh briefed members of the South Dakota Water...
May 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 15, 2016
A problem with pipelines
A recent oil spill was the last straw for one landowner and his trust in pipeline safety in South Dakota. Mike Sibson never thought the Keystone...
April 15, 2016 - 10:14pm
April 13, 2016
OPINION: When safety fears come true
The legendary Curt Hohn, executive director of Web Rural Water system and tireless fighter for South Dakota Rural Water, would not be surprised with the news that a leak has developed in southeast South Dakota, 2 miles west of Highway 18 and 81 at Meridian Corner.
April 13, 2016 - 10:19am
April 11, 2016
TransCanada resumes oil shipments through Keystone Pipeline
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. has resumed sending oil through the Keystone Pipeline after a weeklong shutdown prompted by a leak and oil spill in southeastern South Dakota. The pipeline came back online Sunday, but with a reduced pressure under a controlled restart whose...
April 11, 2016 - 1:32pm
April 7, 2016
TransCanada: 400 barrels of oil leaked near Freeman
FREEMAN — Officials are estimating that 400 barrels of oil, or 16,800 gallons, were leaked out of a Keystone pipeline near Freeman. TransCanada,...
April 7, 2016 - 2:32pm
April 6, 2016
'Confident they'll make it right,' landowner says
FREEMAN — The man who owns land where an oil spill is being investigated has no qualms with TransCanada. Loren Schultz, of Freeman, is...
April 6, 2016 - 6:20pm
April 5, 2016
TransCanada: Oil spill 'small in scope'
FREEMAN — TransCanada officials have still not found a cause behind an oil spill southwest of Freeman, but evidence suggests the incident...
April 5, 2016 - 5:59pm
April 4, 2016
Keystone pipeline shut down after oil surfaces near Freeman
FREEMAN — TransCanada is investigating "visible signs of oil" on a small surface area along its Keystone pipeline right-of-way about four...
April 4, 2016 - 10:25am
February 19, 2016
TransCanada lobbyist defeats legislator's spill-tax proposal
PIERRE—Fighting to a brief tie with TransCanada ultimately wound up a permanent defeat Friday for Rep. Jason Frerichs and his attempt at a spill fee for oil pipelines that cross through South Dakota. Frerichs, D-Wilmot, originally wanted to charge 2 cents per barrel. That proposal...
February 19, 2016 - 6:01pm
November 6, 2015
UPDATE: South Dakota reacts to rejection of Keystone XL pipeline
President Barack Obama's decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline was met with mixed reaction from South Dakotans, but one Draper landowner...
November 6, 2015 - 1:50pm
November 2, 2015
TransCanada asks US to suspend pipeline application review
TORONTO (AP) — After waiting seven years for a decision, the company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to Texas has asked the U.S. State Department to suspend its review of the project. The move comes as the Obama administration increasingly appeared likely to...
November 2, 2015 - 8:45pm
October 20, 2015
Keystone XL opponents continue push to overturn pipeline law
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska landowners who oppose the Keystone XL pipeline are still trying to overturn a state law that allowed the governor to approve the project route, even though pipeline developer TransCanada is no longer relying on it. Pipeline opponents said Monday...
October 20, 2015 - 11:29am
September 18, 2015
LETTER: Speak out about property rights along pipeline
To the Editor: I attended a Public Utilities Commission policy hearing on TransCanada's pipeline approval. After listening to the testimony, much was stated about South Dakota's needing the pipeline for tax dollars.
September 18, 2015 - 8:13am
August 22, 2015
Landowner says TransCanada acted like 'bullies' when seeking easements
DRAPER—As the Keystone XL pipeline vies for a Presidential Permit to begin construction, one South Dakota landowner is on a mission to put a stop to the project. Paul Seamans, of Draper, serves as the chairperson of the Dakota Rural Action's board of executives. Since 2008,...
August 22, 2015 - 10:16am
August 4, 2015
Landowner tells of problems along first Keystone pipeline
PIERRE—The hearing on the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed route through South Dakota took a U-turn into the past Tuesday, as a landowner testified about her family's repeated misfortunes dealing with TransCanada's original Keystone pipeline project. Sue Sibson, of rural Howard,...
August 4, 2015 - 4:42pm