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South Dakota men charged with baiting mountain lions
Authorities making more arrests near Dakota Access Pipeline camp
South Dakota lawmakers work to act on bills by key deadline
Bill could hamper SD same-sex couples looking to adopt
South Dakota House approves limits on out-of-state donations
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Brozik finds another gear in senior season
District 8B girls basketball semifinals moved to earlier times
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Updated GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Doane, Tiger men travel to Northwestern
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
November 30, 2012
Winner man reaches out-of-court deal with TransCanada
WINNER -- A Winner man has reached a confidential out-of-court settlement with a Canadian company to install a portion of the Keystone XL pipeline across his land. John Harter has been fighting TransCanada, a Canadian company that also has operations in the United States, since...
November 30, 2012 - 5:28am
November 7, 2012
TransCanada optimistic about Keystone oil pipeline under Obama
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Canadian company that wants to build another oil pipeline to carry crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries remains optimistic about the project after President Barack Obama won re-election. TransCanada spokesman Shawn Howard says the company believes Obama will...
November 7, 2012 - 3:03pm
September 5, 2012
TransCanada proposes new Keystone pipeline route through Nebraska
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The company that wants to build a pipeline to transport crude oil from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries has proposed a new route through Nebraska to avoid environmentally sensitive areas. TransCanada said Wednesday that its new proposal minimizes the potential...
September 5, 2012 - 10:45am
July 7, 2012
Keystone XL pipeline expansion driven by oil-rich sands in Canada
FORT McMURRAY, Alberta, Canada -- Repairman Shawn Flett stood 30 feet above the ground on the deck of a truck the size of a house. He had just...
July 7, 2012 - 4:01pm
June 26, 2012
Army Corps approves Texas portion of oil pipeline
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Army Corps of Engineers has approved part of a Canadian company's plan to build an oil pipeline along the Texas Gulf Coast. The corps said in a letter Monday that TransCanada has approval for a 115-mile portion of pipeline near Galveston.
June 26, 2012 - 3:33pm
May 10, 2012
OTHER VIEW: Case for Keystone strengthens
Add Warren Buffett to the list of people who say the Keystone XL pipeline should be given the go-ahead. And it's a list that's getting longer by the week: Last month, the U.S. House voted 293-127 for a transportation bill that mandates the building of the pipeline.
May 10, 2012 - 10:08am
May 7, 2012
Warren Buffett backs TransCanada's proposed oil pipeline
May 7, 2012 - 3:20pm
May 4, 2012
TransCanada ready to apply for a new permit for Keystone oil pipeline
The Canadian firm behind the controversial Keystone XL pipeline will reapply as early as today for a federal permit to ship carbon-intense crude oil from Alberta to the United States, according to people familiar with the company's plans. In January, the Obama administration...
May 4, 2012 - 7:46am
April 24, 2012
SD PUC releases Keystone pipeline construction bonds
PIERRE (AP) -- State regulators have agreed to let TransCanada Keystone cancel $15 million in bonds it had posted to cover any damage to roads and bridges while it was building a crude oil pipeline across eastern South Dakota. The three members of the South Dakota Public Utilities...
April 24, 2012 - 2:07pm
April 19, 2012
TransCanada submits new oil line route
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The company planning the disputed Keystone XL oil pipeline has proposed a new route through Nebraska that avoids the state's environmentally sensitive Sandhills region. Calgary-based TransCanada submitted a series of proposed routes -- including a preferred...
April 19, 2012 - 7:32am
March 23, 2012
OPINION: Pipeline opposition is wishful thinking
President Obama is wary of it. Environmentalists, naturally, are against it just because. And quite a few other people seem to find it darkly...
March 23, 2012 - 4:38pm
March 10, 2012
LETTER: Bakken oil field should be further developed
To the Editor: This is a letter to Gov. Dennis Daugaard, South Dakota, and Gov. Jack Dalrymple, North Dakota. The purpose of this letter is to request your help by working together in the planning and economic development of the northern region's oil resources. Apparently,...
March 10, 2012 - 10:46am
March 8, 2012
Keystone pipeline amendment among those batted down by senators
WASHINGTON -- After lobbying by President Barack Obama and Senate Democratic leaders, the Senate Thursday defeated legislation to speed up construction of a U-S.-Canadian oil pipeline. The White House victory came after the president started personally calling Democratic senators...
March 8, 2012 - 10:38pm
March 2, 2012
Keystone oil pipeline could hike gas prices in Midwest
HOUSTON -- TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline, a project that backers including Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum say will create cheaper U.S. gasoline, instead risks raising prices as much as 20 cents a gallon in the Midwest, Great Plains and Rocky Mountains. ...
March 2, 2012 - 7:05am
March 1, 2012
OPINION: South Dakota workers need the Keystone XL pipeline
President Obama recently announced his much anticipated decision on whether to approve the Keystone XL pipeline. Unfortunately, the president rejected the project, devastating tens of thousands of Americans who hoped to work on the pipeline. Keystone XL would have carried oil...
March 1, 2012 - 8:23am