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Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Platte’s New Hope to be ready for use by spring
Dakota Wesleyan band director selected for masterclass in London
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
Thomas Ralph Mielke
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 11, 2017
Transportation nominee Chao hits no roadblocks in confirmation hearing
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's choice to run the U.S. Transportation Department, Elaine Chao, defended the president-elect's $1 trillion infrastructure...
January 11, 2017 - 7:11pm
December 17, 2015
LETTER: Complications caused by using rail lines not stated
To the Editor: A recent Washington Post Editorial expressed satisfaction with the position that's been taken in respect to the XL Pipeline construction. It was interesting to me that nothing was said about the likely probable effect of complications and consequences caused by the...
December 17, 2015 - 7:55pm
November 9, 2015
OPINION: Keeping America's trains moving
With limited options to efficiently ship materials such as fertilizer, ethanol, or corn and soybeans, railroads play an absolutely critical link...
November 9, 2015 - 11:38pm
October 8, 2015
Persistence brings Vehle to the Transportation Hall of Honor
October 8, 2015 - 9:56pm
September 10, 2015
Mitchell intersection sees new direction
To the left. The intersection of First Avenue and Main Street in Mitchell has a new look. Located near the Casey's General Store gas station,...
September 10, 2015 - 7:09pm
August 26, 2015
Area residents sign petition to leave SD Highway 50 as is
TYNDALL—Locals in the Bon Homme County area would like to see State Highway 50 stay just the way it is. More than 500 people signed...
August 26, 2015 - 9:20am
July 21, 2015
County hears six recommendations on road study
Six recommendations have been made for Davison County and its transportation network, as a study of the county's roads and bridges comes to a close. During a presentation Tuesday the Davison County Commission's regular meeting at the Davison County North Offices in Mitchell, the...
July 21, 2015 - 6:32pm
July 20, 2015
Commission to get final road report
The Davison County Commission will hear a final report on its transportation study Tuesday, capping a nearly year-long process of assessing the county's network of roads and bridges. The commission will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Davison County North Offices...
July 20, 2015 - 8:10am
July 13, 2015
OPINION: Transportation reforms provide certainty to farmers, ranchers, and businesses
With all the Senate has accomplished this year, it is hard to believe that we are just six months into the Republican majority. The Senate has passed nearly 50 bipartisan bills since January, and we are on pace to pass many more. We have made bipartisanship a cornerstone of the GOP-led...
July 13, 2015 - 3:25pm
June 27, 2015
Thune: Transportation funding needs long-term change
Despite progress on a transportation bill, U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., said a long-term solution is still a long way away. In an interview Friday with The Daily Republic, Thune—the chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee—said the six-year bipartisan highway bill approved...
June 27, 2015 - 10:07am
June 26, 2015
Despite large growth, commutes in Sioux Falls remain fast
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Sioux Falls metro area has grown by thousands of working commuters since 2005, but residents haven't seen a huge uptick in the average time it takes to get to their jobs. The Associated Press analyzed travel and population data and found many regions...
June 26, 2015 - 1:16pm
June 24, 2015
Mitchell sen. inducted into SD Transportation Hall of Honor
PIERRE — Sen. Mike Vehle from Mitchell has been selected for induction into the South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor for 2015. The...
June 24, 2015 - 4:35pm
June 22, 2015
Wheel tax on county's commission agenda
The Davison County Commissioners will consider a wheel tax resolution during their Tuesday meeting. The commission will hold their regular meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Davison County North Offices in Mitchell. The county currently has a $2 wheel tax on vehicles, at a maximum...
June 22, 2015 - 8:46am
June 5, 2015
Study: Big shortfall for Davison Co. roads, bridges
Davison County only has about 40 percent of the funds needed to upgrade its county road and bridge system—at a price tag of $7.6 million...
June 5, 2015 - 8:05am
May 30, 2015
Transportation law leaves counties looking to wheel tax
Lawmakers wheeled and dealed on transportation funding during this year's legislative session. The final deal, known as Senate Bill 1, left...
May 30, 2015 - 12:34am