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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
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