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Obamacare repeal in U.S. Senate collapses as Republicans falter
Three goodbyes in three days: Why these parents watched their children die at home
Equifax CEO Richard Smith steps down amid hacking scandal
Rapid City ammunition company gets $50M contract with Navy
Officials: Man shot by deputy had pointed pellet rifle
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Syngenta settles Minnesota corn-contamination suit in trial
Soybean and corn harvests get underway in South Dakota
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
Four DI college basketball coaches charged with accepting bribes in federal corruption case
Colin Kaepernick vs. Tim Tebow: A tale of two Christians on their knees
Rolling Thunder: ACDC utilizing quick offense for strong start
Area volleyball roundup: Trojans topple Titans in road win
Blackhawks' Kolousek to speak at Mitchell QB Club
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Keillor: The gentle people shall prevail
GRAVES: A picture's worth 1,000 words
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
September 18, 2017
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
I purposely don't register to vote, because I don't want to be tempted to vote, at least not while I'm still a newspaper reporter. I'm not a...
September 18, 2017 - 8:30am
September 17, 2017
How the progression of time and technology collide then diverge
Long ago, before the invention of the Internet, I would spend winter evenings sitting on the worn-out pink carpet on my bedroom floor, pressing...
September 17, 2017 - 8:56am
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
It wasn't so long ago. Nope. It wasn't as long as you might think that we did things that seem completely alien to today's kids. Think about...
September 17, 2017 - 8:44am
September 16, 2017
LETTER: The world's best city
To the Editor: Driving down First Avenue on Labor Day, I saw American flags flying in front of businesses. I was reminded that we live in the...
September 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
LETTER: You have nothing without integrity
To the Editor: As a member of the S.D. Legislature, I had a special appreciation for the committee process. Every issue the legislature deals...
September 16, 2017 - 11:30am
LETTER: Share with the Salvation Army
To the Editor: Recently I left a few items in the kitchen of the Salvation Army. I noticed people were being turned away. I was told there has...
September 16, 2017 - 11:00am
WOSTER: Conversational civility is a thing of the past
I spent some time last weekend with several other old-timers from the South Dakota political world and came away feeling nostalgic for the good...
September 16, 2017 - 10:30am
Mystery plant has edible berries
Q: Can you identify the plant with the red berries in the photo? Royce Aardahl, Sauk Rapids, Minn. A: The plant goes by several common names...
September 16, 2017 - 9:10am
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Remember long, long ago when receiving mail meant waiting patiently for the Post Office to deliver it? Now I think my email is slow if it takes...
September 16, 2017 - 8:08am
Abused adult children may not be suited for caregiver role
Dear Carol: When I was born my mother was single and hooked on drugs. She kept me with her, but she abused me physically and emotionally. My...
September 16, 2017 - 7:58am
September 15, 2017
Can we trust the world to be kind to our kids?
I was walking through Walmart the other day watching parents and their college students prepare for a new chapter in their lives. It occurred...
September 15, 2017 - 8:44am
September 14, 2017
THUNE: My principles for pro-growth tax reform
My biggest priority for the remainder of the year will be sending the president a comprehensive, pro-growth tax reform package that helps middle-class...
September 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
GREAT INDOORS: Easy, championship-worthy Minnesota Viking cupcakes
FARGO — The football season is at last upon us and while the most popular foods to nosh on while watching the game might be pizza, beer...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
Analysis: Trump's diehard supporters are fuming after an apparent about-face on 'dreamers'
Staunch conservative allies of President Donald Trump erupted in anger and incredulity late Wednesday after Democrats announced the president...
September 14, 2017 - 7:22am
September 13, 2017
Analysis: Hillary Clinton still doesn't get 'what happened' in the 2016 election
Hillary Clinton's new memoir of her failed presidential campaign is titled "What Happened." A better title would be "What Happened?" because...
September 13, 2017 - 2:27pm