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Trump sending Secretary of State Pompeo 'immediately' to meet Saudi king over missing journalist
Saudi Arabia begins internal probe into Khashoggi disappearance
Six takeaways from Trump's '60 Minutes' interview
Council set to finalize TIF process change
A snow surprise for mid-October
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
South Dakota expecting record corn and soybean crops
Nearly half a million people attend Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Conquering the 'digital divide' to bring next-gen wireless to farms, rural areas
Traders say bad day was overdue in stocks, not a reason to panic
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Wild radio voice to miss three games for heart procedure
New indoor era begins for MAC
Brisk run: 162 runners finish half marathon
Bradley's double helps Red Sox tie ALCS
Hear that? That's Kirk Cousins leading the Vikings at top of his lungs
Kevin Paul Antonsen
Harlan T. Hysell
Kris (Gertie) Gerstenecker
OPINION: GF&P's goal is to provide recreational opportunities
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
LETTER: A bad name for SD state park
LETTER: Klinger is a good choice for District 20
Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
Donald and Jean Dorale
September 29, 2018
Small towns struggle to maintain local streets
It took eight years of planning, nearly $5 million and countless hours of paperwork, but the small town of Emery finally has new asphalt streets....
September 29, 2018 - 7:30am
August 27, 2018
Battle is underway for subsidized wireless service to rural areas
Workers are dodging bobcats and feral hogs as they crisscross Oklahoma's westernmost sliver in trucks outfitted with electronic gear that tests...
August 27, 2018 - 1:44pm
April 17, 2018
County board discusses vulnerable wet rural roads
Wet weather and a high water table have put rural Davison County roads at risk of damage. The Davison County Board discussed legal requirements...
April 17, 2018 - 4:10pm
April 6, 2018
The benefits of bypassing online shopping to support your local, independent businesses
WISHEK, N.D.—If we only shop online, never leaving our homes to buy in our communities and state, what will be left of our local economies?...
April 6, 2018 - 11:46am
January 22, 2018
Commentary: It's time to stand up for research and extension
That the North Dakota State Board of Agricultural Research and Education decided not to start charging low-population counties more money for extension services can be hailed as a victory for rural areas. Towns that have seen people and businesses move out won't see their extension...
January 22, 2018 - 6:30am
January 4, 2018
Farm Bureau, Farmers Union team up to confront rural opioid addiction
WASHINGTON — Seventy five percent of farmers and farm workers surveyed in conjunction with an online study say they are or have been directly...
January 4, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 31, 2017
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
BUCKEYE, Iowa - "Come on! Come on! Go girls!" Annette Sweeney was on horseback, hollering at her chocolate-colored cows on a perfect Iowa morning,...
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
September 14, 2017
Think rural areas are falling behind? Think again.
We've heard a lot about America's struggling rural areas in the past year. Forgotten America, where men and women lead hardscrabble lives marked...
September 14, 2017 - 11:39am
August 8, 2017
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
April 24, 2017
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
Want to have a thriving, forward-thinking rural community? Here are some ideas: Update the town's ballpark. Polish up and improve the local pool....
April 24, 2017 - 5:05pm
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers push bill to address dropped rural cellphone calls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — U.S. senators from South Dakota, Minnesota and Montana are pushing a bill that would address the problem of dropped rural cellphone calls. Carrie Johnson of SDN Communications tells the Argus Leader that about 80 percent of South Dakota's land area is impacted...
February 25, 2017 - 10:34am
October 31, 2016
Bringing nurses to rural settings
The future looks grim for nursing staffs across rural South Dakota, but two Dakota Wesleyan University faculty members are confronting the problem...
October 31, 2016 - 6:41pm
May 1, 2015
Estimate: About 9 percent of SD rural hospitals vulnerable
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A health care industry consulting firm says about 9 percent of rural hospitals in South Dakota are vulnerable to closure. The estimate comes from iVantage Health Analytics, a Maine-based firm that compiles a hospital strength index based on data about financial...
May 1, 2015 - 2:18pm
November 18, 2014
Fix rural broadband's leaky, creaky 'net
Moving just six miles from a small central Illinois farm town to an even smaller, rural enclave in 2005 took the lovely Catherine and me from...
November 18, 2014 - 8:53pm
GUEBERT: Fix rural broadband's leaky, creaky 'net
Moving just six miles from a small central Illinois farm town to an even smaller, rural enclave in 2005 took the lovely Catherine and me from a drafty, big house on a leafy, wide street to a tighter, smaller house in a leafy, wide woods. Fabulous. On the flip side, however, somewhere...
November 18, 2014 - 8:52pm