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Concert of love songs planned for Sunday at DWU
Two MHS students qualify for national debate tournament
SD lawmakers advance concealed carry bills to both chambers
South Dakota bill leaves evolution skepticism up to teachers
Rep. Kristi Noem to pursue tax overhaul, work on farm bill
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
DWU basketball teams both ranked in the top 15
Week of Feb. 20 prep basketball, wrestling rankings
From sidelines to state: Mitchell's Schladweiler makes instant impact as Kernel wrestler
Seeding process shakes up state wrestling format
Area basketball roundup: KWL breezes by Jaguars in playoff opener
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
Hazel F. Wipf
Marvis Jean Godber
Alma A. Thompson
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
DAUGAARD: Steps forward in mental health
ROZUM: Here comes crossover day
GRAVES: The sweets bring a sparkle to the eye
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
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
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
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