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Pellet smoker may have caused Duff St. fire
Goldammer enters Ward 1 council race
Bridgewater-Emery takes home second in Class B visual arts competition
Unusual donors help South Dakota school purchase ukuleles
Sioux Falls exotic pet ordinance to be revisited
Paws with purpose: Pets playing larger role in the workplace
Experts share advice for first-time homebuyers
Chasing the American dream: Homebuyers face hurdles
Drink milk -- and save a farm
A problem the rest of the country shares with Toys R Us: Not enough babies
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
Monsanto's cancer fight judge pictures weed killer showers
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Busy SD farm twins 7 out of 22 heifers as snow, wind take toll
Harden, Rockets hold off Timberwolves
Park pulls away for Founders Cup win
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: UMBC run ends, but other top seeds drop
GOLF: McIlroy blitzes Bay Hill back nine to end title drought
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
Lena Louise Bialas
Casin L Yegge
Genevieve "Teenie" Liebsch
Phyllis A. Person-Riffe
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
LETTER: We must prevent all mass killings, not just shootings
NOVAK: A symbiotic commitment to success
South Dakota agency considers elk hunting license decrease
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
BRAD DOKKEN: Embracing ice and snow on Lake of the Woods
Mike Royston, Sr.
March 7, 2018
Harley braces for more Trump trade harm after his pledge to help
Harley-Davidson, one of the first American companies Donald Trump pledged to help after taking office, is bracing for a one-two punch of harm...
March 7, 2018 - 8:09am
February 16, 2018
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
Deere & Co., the world's largest farm machine maker, raised its full-year sales forecast, and there's reason to believe that good news will...
February 16, 2018 - 10:28am
December 7, 2013
New Howard plant: 26 jobs now, 95 later
HOWARD — Donnerite Inc., a Minnesota-based company, announced this week that it will expand its operations to Howard. Donnerite operates a truck and heavy equipment repair company and manufacturing business that specializes in custom design and fabrication of all types of projects. ...
December 7, 2013 - 10:48am
December 6, 2013
Heavy equipment repair, fabrication company expands to Howard
Howard – Donnerite Inc., a Minnesota-based company, has announced that it will expand its operations to Howard. Donnerite operates a truck and heavy equipment repair company and manufacturing business that specializes in custom design and fabrication of all types of projects. “Donnerite...
December 6, 2013 - 3:33pm
October 10, 2013
Iowa manufacturer expanding into Worthing
PIERRE (AP) — A manufacturing company based in the Iowa city of Granite is expanding to the South Dakota city of Worthing. Agile Manufacturing LLC makes material-handling equipment for farms and industries. The South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development says the expansion...
October 10, 2013 - 9:29pm
October 5, 2013
People for jobs: Manufacturers seek workers for $423 million local industry
How important is manufacturing to Mitchell’s economy? During the 2013 fiscal year — July 2012 through this past June — manufacturers...
October 5, 2013 - 8:48am
August 30, 2013
3M to expand manufacturing in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — State officials say 3M will expand its manufacturing capabilities in its Brookings facility and add 29 jobs. The South Dakota Board of Economic Development has approved has a reinvestment payment of up to $234,000 to offset the sales and use tax paid on eligible...
August 30, 2013 - 3:07pm
December 31, 2012
Despite rough economy, SD exports strong in 2012
VERMILLION (AP) -- Despite a sluggish national economy, manufacturing exports out of South Dakota have been solid in 2012. Rock Nelson, director of the state's International Trade Center, told South Dakota Public Radio the state exported nearly $1.5 billion of manufactured products...
December 31, 2012 - 6:30am
November 15, 2012
Factory moving from Arlington to Madison after zoning dispute
MADISON (AP) -- A company that decided earlier this year to leave the South Dakota city of Arlington over a zoning dispute that blocked its expansion plans has started construction on a facility in Madison. Global Polymer decided to relocate after city officials in Arlington rejected...
November 15, 2012 - 11:39am
November 5, 2012
Belle Fourche plant will make fiberglass tanks for ND oil fields
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) -- Construction is under way on a plant near the northwestern South Dakota city of Belle Fourche that will make fiberglass tanks and other products for the North Dakota and Montana oil fields. The media reports that Black Hills Fiberglass will employ about two...
November 5, 2012 - 8:39am
September 28, 2012
Motorcycle trike maker back in business in Spearfish
SPEARFISH (AP) -- Months after it was sold, a South Dakota maker of motorcycle trikes is back in business. Terree Matson-McCoy, the general...
September 28, 2012 - 5:42am
September 27, 2012
SD trike maker back in business after shutdown
SPEARFISH (AP) -- A South Dakota maker of motorcycle trikes is back in business after the company was shut down and sold. Lehman Trikes general manager Terree Matson-McCoy says the Spearfish company recently sent a shipment of new machines to distributors in the northwestern United...
September 27, 2012 - 10:08am
Minnesota manufacturing company moving to De Smet
PIERRE (AP) -- A manufacturing company based in Elko, Minn., has announced it will relocate to South Dakota. South Dakota economic development officials say American Engineered Products plans to hire 15 to 20 employees when it relocates to De Smet. The company makes telescoping flag...
September 27, 2012 - 10:04am
June 15, 2012
New Rapid City factory aims at ND oil patch
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Texas-based pipe maker hopes to start construction by the end of the summer in Rapid City on what would be its seventh manufacturing plant, employing about 40 people. WL Plastics director Mike Dahl tells the media that the oil boom in western North Dakota is...
June 15, 2012 - 3:01pm
April 24, 2012
Watertown sign manufacturing company reopens Webster plant
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota sign manufacturing company based in Watertown has restarted production at a Webster facility that had been shut down for two years. ESCO administration manager Laurie Gates says that when the Webster facility closed, some of its workers were able to...
April 24, 2012 - 7:37am