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Utility regulators look again at prosecuting wind company
State law requires state agencies put grant agreements on internet
State: Testing finds no oil in ditch near Keystone spill
Mitchell man arrested for breaking window at ex-girlfriend's house
Supreme Court uphold fatal Aberdeen stabbing conviction
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
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Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Coyotes' Streveler named Valley offensive player of the year
Class 9B all-state football: Cowboys honored with four standouts
Tigers drop GPAC game in Midland
Michael Jordan is turning into a Vikings fan
Tiger women trip up Warriors in GPAC win
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
Mildred Ann Meagher
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DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
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Darrell Dean Simmons
September 27, 2017
PUC decided on Tuesday that testimony is due Wednesday for wind farm docket
PIERRE — State government's regulators decided Tuesday the first round of testimony would be due Wednesday in the Crocker Wind Farm application....
September 27, 2017 - 9:21am
June 24, 2017
LETTER: Wind farms, what a scam
To the Editor: On June 15, I spent the day at the Beethoven Wind Farm north of Avon. A Minnesota company was moving the large crane to the fourth...
June 24, 2017 - 11:00am
May 18, 2017
LETTER: Check out these numbers
To the Editor: In the past, we projected that Beethoven Wind would provide $268,000 in new local tax revenue. 2016 was the first full year of...
May 18, 2017 - 5:15pm
April 3, 2017
Consolidated Edison proceeds: PUC hearing vs. Northwestern
PIERRE — Consolidated Edison Development gets four days to make its case next week before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission,...
April 3, 2017 - 5:44pm
March 7, 2017
Davison County residents unhappy with proposed 1,000-foot setback for wind towers
One Beulah Township resident doesn't believe the industry standard for wind turbine setbacks should be the same standard imposed in Davison County....
March 7, 2017 - 7:17pm
February 28, 2017
Five area townships look to join Mitchell Rural Fire District
Faster fire response could be on the horizon for five area townships. The Davison County Commission unanimously approved two separate motions...
February 28, 2017 - 5:33pm
February 10, 2017
Consolidated Edison buys three proposed wind farms
PIERRE -- Consolidated Edison Development received approval Friday to take over a complaint filed with the state Public Utilities Commission...
February 10, 2017 - 10:13am
January 21, 2017
LETTER: Is Prairie Winds project legal? Let’s find out
To the Editor: When it became public Prevailing Winds wind farm made a major change to go from one large wind farm to 13, it was very clear they...
January 21, 2017 - 10:00am
January 9, 2017
13 small wind projects proposed in southeastern South Dakota
AVON (AP) — A company that proposed a 201-megawatt wind farm near Avon last year has a new plan for 13 smaller projects in southeastern South Dakota. Kristie Fiegen, chairwoman for the state Public Utilities Commission, tells the Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that last...
January 9, 2017 - 11:31am
October 26, 2016
Lincoln County planners set wind development restrictions
CANTON (AP) — Lincoln County planners have effectively voted to ban wind development by requiring a 1-mile setback for turbines and noise rules that wind backers call unattainable. The Argus Leader reports that the zoning recommendations represent a major victory for opponents of...
October 26, 2016 - 10:56am
October 1, 2016
LETTER: Wind farms are good for SD
To the Editor: First, I'm not an investor nor do I own any land that would be within the scope of the proposed wind project near Avon. I am however...
October 1, 2016 - 9:56am
August 23, 2016
Large wind farm planned in Bon Homme, Charles Mix counties
AVON (AP) — A Dell Rapids-based company is planning a 36,000-acre wind farm in Bon Homme and Charles Mix counties. Prevailing Winds LLC in June applied for a state permit for the 201-megawatt wind farm. The facility would include 100 wind turbines, along with related infrastructure...
August 23, 2016 - 4:32pm
August 15, 2016
We can’t pick our neighbors or oppressors
PIERRE – The nine families who live within a baseball’s throw of my house are all great neighbors. But what if one wanted to erect a wind...
August 15, 2016 - 5:56pm
August 6, 2016
LETTER: Wind energy promoters should come clean
Dear Editor, This is in response to Erik Johnson's letter from last week bemoaning the state of South Dakota for not giving wind energy enough...
August 6, 2016 - 10:00am
July 30, 2016
LETTER: SD has more potential for wind energy
To the Editor: Gov. Daugaard recently published a letter in these pages supporting renewable energy development in South Dakota. We welcome his...
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am