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Washington man arrested for possessing 50 pounds of marijuana in Lyman County
Illinois residents arrested for marijuana, THC possession in Lyman County
Senate keeps Port Yankton off 2018 ballot, at least for now
Trial set for Fulton man accused of receiving stolen vehicle
Mitchell gets 3.5 inches of snow; 3-5 inches forecasted Saturday
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Deal: DWU men making strong case for NAIA berth
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
November 7, 2016
Where to vote in Davison County
Click the photo to find your precinct and polling station for the November 8 election.
November 7, 2016 - 11:09am
November 5, 2016
Is the phone ringing? It might be a ballot measure campaign
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Organizers of a ballot measure to publicly fund political candidates are working the phones, aiming to win over 2,500 undecided voters a day even as opponents also make calls. Events in Sioux Falls and around the state offer candidates their final chance...
November 5, 2016 - 10:32am
LETTER: Make up your mind, and make sure to vote
To the Editor: Folks have mentioned they have no idea what the C.A., I.M. and R.L. referred to. Below are my thoughts with six of the 10 but...
November 5, 2016 - 9:00am
November 1, 2016
Davison Co. weighing jail security upgrades
The Davison County Commission isn't sold on a $5,500 plan to review the local jail's security system. At Tuesday's regular meeting, the five-person...
November 1, 2016 - 5:20pm
October 28, 2016
Labor-backed ballot measure group takes in more than $620K
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — New state campaign finance reports show that supporters of a labor-backed ballot measure that would allow unions to charge fees to nonmembers have brought in more than $620,000 since late May. The report filed Friday shows ballot question committee South Dakotans...
October 28, 2016 - 10:58am
October 27, 2016
County won't move early voting center outside Pine Ridge
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Oglala Lakota County Commission has decided to keep an early voting center outside the village of Pine Ridge on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The state Democratic Party and tribal officials had asked county and state officials to consider relocating the...
October 27, 2016 - 10:56am
October 26, 2016
Nevada tribes seek $117K in legal costs in voting suit
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Two Nevada tribes are asking a federal judge to order the state of Nevada and two counties to pay them more than $100,000 in legal expenses in a growing legal fight over alleged violations of the U.S. Voting Rights Act of 1965. A judge in Reno ordered Washoe and...
October 26, 2016 - 10:48am
October 25, 2016
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
PIERRE — Only the deadline stopped the Republican surge in voter registration this year in South Dakota. Absolute numbers won't be available...
October 25, 2016 - 6:18pm
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
With voter registration now closed, 12,685 Davison County residents will have a chance to cast a ballot until Nov. 8. According to Davison County...
October 25, 2016 - 5:13pm
October 24, 2016
Negative tone of White House race sours young voters
BOSTON (Reuters) - The exceptionally negative tone of this year's race for the White House is souring young Americans, turning some away from...
October 24, 2016 - 12:44pm
South Dakota voters have choices to reshape state government
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — On a recent morning, former U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland walked between businesses in downtown Sioux Falls, pushing a trio of ballot measures he's dubbed the "trifecta of reform." The Democrat rattled off the measures' inscrutable names to a clothing shop...
October 24, 2016 - 10:24am
October 15, 2016
LETTER: Devout Christians cannot vote for Clinton
To the Editor: A devout and faithful Christian cannot vote for a candidate who embraces the 2016 Democratic Party platform. This platform endorses...
October 15, 2016 - 10:30am
October 11, 2016
28K absentee ballots requested so far for November election
PIERRE (AP) — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says that South Dakota voters have so far requested about 28,000 absentee ballots for the 2016...
October 11, 2016 - 2:29pm
October 7, 2016
Trump says U.S. officials let in illegal immigrants to vote; U.S. says not so
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday accused federal officials of speeding citizenship proceedings for...
October 7, 2016 - 3:48pm
October 4, 2016
US Justice Department backs Nevada tribes on voting test
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Justice Department is siding with two Nevada tribes' interpretation of a key part of the U.S. Voting Rights Act at issue in a legal battle with state and county officials over minority access to the polls. Lawyers for the two Paiute tribes are scheduled to...
October 4, 2016 - 10:24am