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Trump slams media over portrayal of confrontation between Catholic students, tribal elder
Trump, Pelosi vow not to yield in government shutdown standoff
DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court review this term
Congress to pursue divergent paths to reopening government, but stalemate no closer to resolution
Supreme Court allows Trump restrictions on transgender troops in military to go into effect as legal battle continues
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
South Dakota Pork Producers talk trade, growth and government shutdown
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
place a business brief
Building partnerships: PF's Vincent speaks on conservation efforts
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
High School Notebook: Hanson boys surpassing expectations
Jan. 21 SD prep basketball scores
Area basketball roundup: Gustafson leads Ethan surge past Canistota
Marlins grab early lead, pull away late in win over Huron
Wild skate through penalties to win
Dwight Harlan Knutson
GRAVES: Civics — how should knowledge be assessed
Commentary: Trump is dealmaker who can't seem to make deal
Commentary: Trump says Democrats used to be for new border barriers. He's right.
Swift: Have you 'hygged' your home today? Practicing the Danish art of relaxation
ZIEBARTH: Your kairos moment
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
SnoBears a popular option for mobility-minded anglers in ND
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
January 17, 2019
Craft beer in SD: No pint-size operation
YANKTON—Craft beer is certainly nothing new, but the amount of interest and money in craft breweries in South Dakota has grown exponentially...
January 17, 2019 - 8:03am
January 16, 2019
Former pawn shop on Main to be demolished
Mitchell's Main Street is in the process of saying goodbye to another building, ending a piece of history to the city's downtown. Built in the...
January 16, 2019 - 8:06am
December 4, 2018
Wagner company to operate Pine Ridge grocery store
PINE RIDGE—A Wagner-based company signed a contract with the Oglala Sioux Tribal Council on Nov. 27 to begin operating and updating Pine Ridge's grocery store in January. Buche Foods will hire all current employees at the existing Sioux Nation store location and give them a...
December 4, 2018 - 4:01pm
November 26, 2018
Shopping season begins: SD retailers get level playing field
With Thanksgiving over, Main Street business owners are preparing for their busiest shopping season of the year, which kicked off with Black...
November 26, 2018 - 8:09am
November 21, 2018
Fargo-based Haggard Hockey shoots for bigger chunk of hockey stick market
FARGO - David Elliott is counting on a more dynamic, modern marketing strategy to help Haggard Hockey’s carbon fiber sticks score big with...
November 21, 2018 - 8:00am
September 17, 2018
Council reverses course in favor of pheasant cleaning business
The Mitchell City Council unanimously decided Monday to approve a conditional use permit allowing the community's lone pheasant cleaning operation...
September 17, 2018 - 9:53pm
September 11, 2018
US small business optimism just hit its highest level in history
A measure of optimism among U.S. small-business owners rose to a record and exceeded projections as companies planned the most capital spending since 2007 and hiring intentions hit an all-time high, a National Federation of Independent Business survey showed Tuesday, Sept. 11. Small...
September 11, 2018 - 6:27pm
September 5, 2018
L.A. native brings unique West Coast style cuisine to Mitchell
It hasn't been a full year since Gilbert Luis moved from his Los Angeles home to be with his girlfriend in Mitchell, but his West Coast style...
September 5, 2018 - 8:04am
July 27, 2018
Arkansas company builds boats for your eternal send-off
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.—A business in Arkansas is taking a new approach to how they design caskets for outdoorsman out there. Glory Boats builds...
July 27, 2018 - 11:39am
June 22, 2018
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Because the Supreme Court ruled in favor of South Dakota on Thursday morning, online retailers will now be responsible for paying state sales...
June 22, 2018 - 9:03am
June 4, 2018
The challenge of construction season
A dirt packer creeps along the red construction dust where once lay busy Sanborn Boulevard. Orange plastic fences block driveways that in years...
June 4, 2018 - 8:03am
May 31, 2018
A new business to buzz about
MOUNT VERNON — Nanette Knecht loves getting people together. And what better way to do that than over a good cup of coffee? Knecht started...
May 31, 2018 - 7:00am
May 8, 2018
Casey's to close store next to Corn Palace
Just as the tourist season gets underway, the Casey's General Store next door to the Mitchell Corn Palace is closing. "We're pretty upset," said...
May 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2018
A positive look at those 'annoying' friends in direct sales
I'm not here to sell you anything. I've never sold anything through a pyramid-style direct sales business, neither did my mom or grandmothers....
April 27, 2018 - 3:50pm
Maple syrup season begins: Wisconsin couple works together to produce sweet treat
RIVER FALLS, Wis.—As the temperatures start to warm up and spring is just around the corner, maple syrup producers are out in the woods...
March 27, 2018 - 2:40pm