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Pompeo calls for 'transparent' Saudi investigation into Khashoggi's fate
Niece spots 'HELP' while inspecting photo for hurricane damage, calls for family rescue
SD experiences 911 outage for short period Tuesday
Haitian school honors Marchand legacy
Leaders are mixed on potential festival carnival move
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
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Minnesota couple calls grain bin home
Cattle theft, and prevention, go high-tech
We have more to leave behind than the farm
The Pinke Post: Finding fashionable workwear made for women
Looking for octane 88? This web site can help
Still Thielen Good: Record pace continues for Minnesota's homegrown star
Searching for answers: DWU’s mistakes continue to happen
Unfinished business: Winner volleyball team uses last season as fuel
Rodgers, Crosby lead Pack to win over 49ers
Brewers blank Dodgers for 2-1 NLCS lead
Randy "Horsetrader" Musick
Karen Elaine Clark
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
May 25, 2018
Legislator's experience getting signatures for ballot measures led to a new state law
PIERRE — Some things he witnessed while seeking signatures for several ballot measures sparked changes that state Rep. Mark Mickelson sought...
May 25, 2018 - 8:18pm
February 28, 2018
New rules for petition circulators head to SD Senate floor
PIERRE (AP) — A Senate panel has advanced a pair of bills that would require ballot question signature gatherers to provide more information...
February 28, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 26, 2018
Senate panel supports victim rights changes
PIERRE — Senate Taxation Committee members trod different ground Monday. Members want South Dakota voters to decide if victim rights should...
February 26, 2018 - 3:32pm
February 22, 2018
House supports asking voters to make changes to Marsy's Law
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has approved a measure that would ask voters to make changes to a constitutional bill of rights for crime...
February 22, 2018 - 8:57am
February 9, 2018
South Dakota speaker, campaign negotiating Marsy's Law deal
PIERRE (AP) — A voter-approved constitutional bill of rights for crime victims that critics say is causing problems for South Dakota authorities...
February 9, 2018 - 3:45pm
February 3, 2018
LETTER: Mickelson making dangerous moves
To the Editor: House Speaker Mark Mickelson is making some dangerous moves in the legislature this session. He advocates eliminating college...
February 3, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 4, 2018
Out-of-state money ban for initiatives to appear on ballot
PIERRE (AP) — A ballot measure that would ban out-of-state fundraising for citizens' initiatives will go before voters in November, South Dakota's...
January 4, 2018 - 2:58pm
November 13, 2017
House speaker takes aim at university faculty unions
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker says lawmakers will consider legislation to end collective bargaining at six public universities....
November 13, 2017 - 4:45pm
October 12, 2017
Mickelson says ambiguity mars Marsy's Law that voters passed
PIERRE — State Rep. Mark Mickelson said Wednesday he is considering whether to ask the Legislature to repeal the Marsy's Law amendment...
October 12, 2017 - 12:10pm
Taxing tobacco for technical education
A new ballot measure could burn a hole in some smokers' pockets, but area officials believe it'll be largely beneficial for South Dakota's technical...
September 12, 2017 - 7:51am
August 18, 2017
State House speaker to drop donor disclosure ballot measure
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker says he doesn't plan to pursue an initiative that would have forced nonprofit advocacy groups to...
August 18, 2017 - 10:24am
August 3, 2017
Looking for tech funds, Mickelson seeks $1 tax on pack of 20 cigarettes
PIERRE — The legislator who's sponsoring two possible ballot measures asking voters to raise tobacco taxes in South Dakota said he wants...
August 3, 2017 - 3:54pm
July 28, 2017
House speaker turns to ballot measures over Legislature
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker plans to put two ballot measures before voters that would ban out-of-state political contributions...
July 28, 2017 - 5:25pm
July 5, 2017
Initiative aims to force disclosure of advocacy group donors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A proposed ballot measure that would force nonprofit advocacy organizations to reveal top donors if the groups make...
July 5, 2017 - 4:21pm
June 20, 2017
Measure aims to ban out-of-state giving to ballot questions
SIOUX FALLS — House Speaker Mark Mickelson is pursuing a 2018 ballot measure that aims to ban out-of-state contributions to initiative groups...
June 20, 2017 - 4:14pm