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A 'Jetsons' dream come true? Company unveils its 'flying car'
United to offer passengers up to $10,000 to surrender seats
Judge lets Nebraska beer stores near reservation stay open
Judges revive lawsuit against Sara Lee
Law enforcement shakeup underway on Pine Ridge reservation
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
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
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
South Dakota US senators praise Perdue as ag secretary
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Catching up with former area athletes: Kozak named GPAC player of the week
Crago steadily improving for Kernel track
Pitching powering Kernels in win streak
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
Loretta M. Pavel
Robert A. Aulner
Linda K. Hunter
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
OUR VIEW: Wave goodbye to elephants, please
WOSTER: Prom in the past
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
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
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
April 24, 2017
School board approves new SD-based bus company for district
A new bus company has been entrusted with the transportation of Mitchell School District's students. The Mitchell Board of Education approved...
April 24, 2017 - 8:47pm
March 27, 2017
Amtrak train derails in Chicago, no injuries reported
CHICAGO - An Amtrak train derailed outside Union Station in Chicago on Monday but there were no immediate reports of any injuries, a local NBC...
March 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 17, 2017
Longtime legislator Vehle appointed as Transportation Commissioner
The driving force behind a bill to improve South Dakota's highways and bridges is bringing his commitment to transportation back to state government....
February 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
February 15, 2017
Almost 56,000 U.S. bridges structurally deficient, report says
WASHINGTON—Almost 56,000 U.S. bridges are structurally deficient, down slightly from a year ago, with underperforming spans including New...
February 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
February 14, 2017
Improvement plans set for Red Arrow Road, two Davison Co. bridges
One of Davison County's bumpier roads is about to get an upgrade. Eight miles of 406th Ave., between 257th Street and 265th Street, will be milled...
February 14, 2017 - 4:55pm
Headlight hours change rejected by House panel
PIERRE — A state lawmaker wants motorists to use headlights 30 minutes earlier at night and keep them on 30 minutes later in the morning...
February 14, 2017 - 1:38pm
January 22, 2017
Poll: Americans want to rebuild roads, bridges, but not at cost of taxes
NEW YORK—Americans want a federal infrastructure program to focus on rebuilding aging roads and bridges, but are reluctant to use federal...
January 22, 2017 - 10:00am
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