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Park drowning victim is university student from Nepal
Family of South Dakota man run over by train sues railway
1 hospitalized, another arrested in residential fire
Chickens may be allowed in South Dakota city
Growing Black Hills city proposes $20 million event center
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Tiger softball team swept at Midland
DEAL: Mike Miller Classic alums dot prep, college basketball scene
DWU finishes 1-3 on GPAC road trip
Aberdeen Roncalli's Neuendorf selected at MHS boys basketball coach
Moke strikes out 16 in Honker victory
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Mary Freidel Mimmack
Harold Theodore Tiede
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
December 6, 2012
OUR VIEW: Passion still exists for the Keystone XL pipeline
The Keystone XL pipeline is still generating much controversy, as shown by attendance at a public meeting earlier this week in Nebraska. Tuesday...
December 6, 2012 - 7:39pm
December 5, 2012
Nebraska speakers pack meeting on oil pipeline plan
December 5, 2012 - 3:35pm
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