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Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
More Mitchell School District employees could get state retirement
Cracking down on underage alcohol sales
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
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AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Rangers blitz Twins for 6th win in row
Wild draft young Swedish defenseman Filip Johansson with No. 24 overall pick
Sabres select Swedish defenseman with draft's top pick: Incoming UND freshman taken No. 26
Bures makes first hole-in-one at Lakeview
Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, Shuster rink, Diggins up for ESPY Awards
Oliver "Ollie" Hanten
Cindi D. Mulder
LETTER: Noem isn't governor material
LETTER: NAFTA died ugly death it deserved
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
OUR VIEW: Council needs to be bold, act on the lake
On the road: Ireland's farms, food, and future
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
Lowell and Carole Funk
Rolf & Marjean Hope
Dolores (Lori) Kelsey
April 25, 2018
County to consider wind energy rules
After turning down another wind proposal, officials are setting out to provide some clarity on what the rules are in Davison County for commercial...
April 25, 2018 - 8:00am
LETTER: Money, money, money
To to the Editor: Who are the officers of Prevailing Winds wind farm project and where do they live? President Ron Hornstra, Avon, and Erik Johnson,...
February 25, 2018 - 10:00am
January 13, 2018
LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam
To the Editor: The only people who benefited from the Beethoven Wind Farm are the investors and a few landowners. Since there are no towers in...
January 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 4, 2017
Utilities regulators will ponder a waiver sought for wind farm
PIERRE — The law firm for a company that wants to build a large wind-electricity project in Clark County now wants a waiver from state government regulators. Lawyer Kara Semmler previously worked for the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission as a staff attorney. She and Brett...
December 4, 2017 - 6:45pm
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