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Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
9 challengers seek Standing Rock chairman's seat
Man who shot, wounded officer while on 6-day meth binge gets 20 years
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
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
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
Amateur baseball roundup: Gang rallies past Madison
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Golden Eagles send two to state track
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
Adeline Rosina Elizabeth Storm
Donna Jean Jones
Joyce E. Ackman
Stanley W. Maakestad
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
May 18, 2017
Registration deadline approaching in Mitchell city, school election
The voter registration deadline is rapidly approaching. Prospective voters for the Mitchell municipal/school joint election on June 6 have until...
May 18, 2017 - 5:15pm
May 15, 2017
Supreme Court rejects bid to revive North Carolina voter ID law
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court put the final nail in the coffin of North Carolina's strict voter-identification law on Monday, rejecting...
May 15, 2017 - 10:01am
May 9, 2017
South Dakota voters may see open primaries amendment in 2018
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Supporters of a proposed constitutional amendment that would switch South Dakota to an open primary system for some political...
May 9, 2017 - 1:37pm
February 3, 2017
Senate bill would alter municipal nominating petitions
PIERRE — A proposal to alter the number of signatures a candidate needs to collect to be on a municipal ballot cleared a Senate Committee...
February 3, 2017 - 5:03pm
February 2, 2017
Amendment to allow 'ballot selfies' fails in House
PIERRE — It appears "ballot selfies" will remain illegal in South Dakota. By voice vote, members of the state House of Representatives...
February 2, 2017 - 4:41pm
January 24, 2017
Senate wants ballot measures to take effect seven months later
PIERRE — State senators voted 27-8 Tuesday to change the effective date to July 1 for initiated measures, referrals and constitutional amendments after South Dakota voters pass them. They currently become effective shortly after the general election in November. Sen. Jim White,...
January 24, 2017 - 5:40pm
January 20, 2017
Senate bill would up number of signatures needed to put constitution changes on ballot
PIERRE — A bill that would increase the number of signatures needed to put a change to the state’s constitution to a statewide vote has been...
January 20, 2017 - 5:10pm
Number of nominating signatures needed could change in counties with vote centers
PIERRE — Vote centers might work well for South Dakota residents, but they present some challenges for candidates and county and state election...
January 20, 2017 - 5:05pm
November 30, 2016
Judge lets Wisconsin officials decide how to perform presidential vote recount
MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - Local officials in Wisconsin will decide for themselves how to carry out a presidential election recount after a state...
November 30, 2016 - 11:55am
November 9, 2016
Nearly 70 percent of South Dakota voters cast ballots
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Nearly 70 percent of registered voters in South Dakota cast ballots in this election. South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says 378,995 residents voted. That's over 10,000 more than in the 2012 general election, though the turnout percentage was slightly...
November 9, 2016 - 4:14pm
Most initiatives fail, but public campaign finance passes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota voters rejected most of the 10 measures on the ballot Tuesday, but they did come out in favor of publicly funding political candidates, capping short-term loan interest rates and incorporating victims' rights provisions into the state constitution....
November 9, 2016 - 10:44am
November 8, 2016
Susan B. Anthony died without the right to vote. Now people are covering her tombstone in 'I voted' stickers.
A new tradition has sprung up around a famous headstone in Rochester, N.Y. In the days leading up to and following an election, the grave marker...
November 8, 2016 - 4:01pm
Voters report long lines, intimidation and confusion in some parts of the country
As voters flooded polling places across the country on Election Day, some reported problems such as long lines, confusion and voter intimidation...
November 8, 2016 - 3:44pm
November 7, 2016
It's here: Election Day 2016
The choices are in your hands, voters. The 12,658 registered voters in Davison County — according to the secretary of state's office —...
November 7, 2016 - 5:31pm
Daugaard votes for measure to cap payday loan interest rates
PIERRE (AP) — Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard has voted for a ballot measure that would limit the interest rates that short-term lenders can charge in South Dakota. The governor said Monday that he thinks the state has a role to play in protecting consumers. But Daugaard says he...
November 7, 2016 - 4:03pm