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Rep. Steve Scalise discharged from hospital after 'successful' surgery
Barbara Bush honored by friends and family at private funeral in Houston
International inspectors enter Douma, site of alleged Syrian chemical attack
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Mitchell’s prom pair: Teachers mark 25 years of putting on the big dance
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
Palm resigns as publisher of The Daily Republic
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
MHS strength and conditioning program eyes big summer
After Wild are eliminated, it remains to be seen if this was Matt Cullen's last NHL game
Field hustles home as Rays beat Twins in 10
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
MCM's Gottlob signs with DWU women
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
Donald W. Schimmel
Roger A. Sorensen
Thomas A. Thomson
Lissa K. Brown
Lilas I. Schmucker
LETTER: 'Big Wind' is moving into South Dakota
LETTER: Voting is a right worth exercising
LETTER: Hawks are factor in pheasant numbers
OPINION: Grandpa games; Making memories with grandchildren
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Road trip options abound in Manitoba
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
November 13, 2017
Legislature plans changes seeking to increase power
PIERRE — Republican and Democratic lawmakers agreed Monday several of their members should deliver a bipartisan message to the full Legislature...
November 13, 2017 - 4:37pm
SD legislators seek larger salaries
PIERRE — The Legislature's Executive Board decided Monday to ask voters to raise salaries for themselves and their successors. They currently...
November 13, 2017 - 1:16pm
August 29, 2017
Senate leader suggests new board might get to bottom on GEAR UP scandal
PIERRE — A new board of past judges and justices could look into allegations about South Dakota's GEAR UP program, the state Senate's majority...
August 29, 2017 - 1:50pm
July 19, 2017
Ballot measure task force sets next meeting Aug. 23
PIERRE — Members of the Legislature's task force on initiatives and referendums talked Wednesday about again moving the deadline for filing...
July 19, 2017 - 7:12pm
April 12, 2017
Weaker state revenues reported after revised legislative estimate
PIERRE — For two months in a row, the revised state revenue estimate that was adopted by the Legislature in February for fiscal 2017 still...
April 12, 2017 - 2:25pm
March 8, 2017
Legislators recommend ban on sexual contact with staff
PIERRE — Incidents involving a lawmaker and several interns led the Legislature's procedure committee to recommend Wednesday a rule prohibiting...
March 8, 2017 - 3:21pm
February 16, 2017
AG to continue prosecuting GEAR UP case
PIERRE — The GEAR UP case will continue to be prosecuted by the Attorney General's Office after a resolution to appoint a special prosecutor...
February 16, 2017 - 5:03pm
January 4, 2017
AG aims to boost penalties for vehicular homicide
PIERRE — After failing in last year's legislative session, a proposal to increase vehicular homicide penalties is making a comeback. On...
January 4, 2017 - 5:51pm
November 8, 2016
2016 Legislative Candidate Results
The races were tight in District 8 and 21 on Tuesday night as candidates vied for the open seats in the respective counties. The following includes the results for the District 8 House of Representatives and Senate seats and District 21 House. District 8 House Incumbents Mathew Wollmann...
November 8, 2016 - 11:55pm
October 10, 2016
State university students would pay hundreds more under next round of fee increases proposed for '17
PIERRE — As the state Board of Regents prepares to ask the Legislature in 2017 for additional tuition assistance for all students, four of the state universities are asking to increase mandatory fees by hundreds of dollars on every student. The regents considered the requests...
October 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
April 4, 2016
OPINION: From the murk of session, some political myths came
PIERRE — The time is nigh to explain some talk and contradictions that came from the 2016 session of the Legislature that ended Tuesday. Sales tax: No, the Republican opponents didn't have a no-tax alternative to the governor's increase from 4 percent to 4.5 percent. School...
April 4, 2016 - 5:31pm
March 25, 2016
Comeback candidate: Stace Nelson mounts a return to politics
Former State Rep. Stace Nelson hopes to bring honesty and integrity to Pierre. The 48-year-old Fulton resident and two-time District 19 representative is making a reluctant comeback attempt to state politics after losing a Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat to Sen. Mike Rounds...
March 25, 2016 - 4:21pm
March 14, 2016
2016 legislative session: Acts of courage in lawmaking
PIERRE — The 2016 session of the Legislature ended its main run Friday. Here's a look at some of the courageous events that occurred and the people at the center of them: Rep. Jacqueline Sly, R-Rapid City, and Sen. Deb Soholt, R-Sioux Falls "Be bold," urged the co-chairs of...
March 14, 2016 - 10:42am
March 10, 2016
Former state representative seeks state senate seat
Former State Rep. Quinten Burg has thrown his name in the race to be District 20's state senator. Burg, of Wessington Springs, served in the South Dakota House of Representatives from 1999 to 2004 and from 2007 to 2010. After filing a petition Wednesday, the former Democratic representative...
March 10, 2016 - 12:56pm
February 26, 2016
A final teacher pay question
It wouldn't be a cracker barrel this year without discussing teacher pay. District 20's final cracker barrel of the year, held Friday at Mitchell...
February 26, 2016 - 4:38pm