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VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
Man who kills five in Illinois warehouse shooting spree was being fired from his job, police say
Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
Prosecutors call Manafort's crimes 'longstanding,' 'bold'
At least 20 abortion cases are steps from the US Supreme Court. Any one could gut Roe v. Wade.
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Dairy Herd Liquidation: The Tough Decision
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
place a business brief
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Basketball advisory committee proposes discontinuing combined state tournaments
Mitchell eighth-grader to play in international soccer tourney
Former Winner standout Cox thriving as Presentation’s go-to player
Hischier's OT goal caps Devils' big comeback over Wild
Area basketball roundup: Parker boys outlast Bridgewater-Emery
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
WOSTER: Humor from the halls of the Capitol
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
HAGEN: Make your kids the star of the show
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
DeWayne and Cynthia Delzer 50th Anniversary
December 2, 2018
LETTER: We need unbiased info on wind projects
To the Editor: When it comes to the industrial wind industry many of us taxpayers are asking to have a fair conversation on a level playing field...
December 2, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 20, 2018
Public Utilities Commission approves 50,000-acre wind farm in southeastern South Dakota
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved on Tuesday an application for a large wind farm to be located...
November 20, 2018 - 6:46pm
September 21, 2018
State commission will let witnesses testify from afar on wind-farm case
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission ruled Friday opponents could subpoena information from county governments and witnesses...
September 21, 2018 - 12:58pm
August 7, 2018
State regulators OK public contact for Crocker Wind and set a permit schedule for Prevailing Wind project
PIERRE — Two projects in the James River Valley that would convert wind to electricity moved forward Tuesday. The South Dakota Public Utilities...
August 7, 2018 - 4:26pm
July 28, 2018
LETTER: Why are wind farms built?
To the Editor: Warren Buffett, third richest man in the world, builds wind farms. He said publicly the only reason to build wind farms is to...
July 28, 2018 - 10:09am
July 12, 2018
PUC hears 'emotionally charged' testimony for $297M, 61-turbine plan in Avon area
AVON—With both supporters and opponents getting their way, the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission heard public testimony Thursday...
July 12, 2018 - 10:27pm
June 30, 2018
LETTER: Is this wind project another bluff?
To the Editor: On July 12, the Public Utilities Commission will hold their second public input hearing for the Prevailing Winds project north...
June 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
April 25, 2018
County to consider wind energy rules
After turning down another wind proposal, officials are setting out to provide some clarity on what the rules are in Davison County for commercial...
April 25, 2018 - 8:00am
LETTER: Money, money, money
To to the Editor: Who are the officers of Prevailing Winds wind farm project and where do they live? President Ron Hornstra, Avon, and Erik Johnson,...
February 25, 2018 - 10:00am
January 13, 2018
LETTER: The Beethoven wind farm scam
To the Editor: The only people who benefited from the Beethoven Wind Farm are the investors and a few landowners. Since there are no towers in...
January 13, 2018 - 1:00pm
December 4, 2017
Utilities regulators will ponder a waiver sought for wind farm
PIERRE — The law firm for a company that wants to build a large wind-electricity project in Clark County now wants a waiver from state government regulators. Lawyer Kara Semmler previously worked for the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission as a staff attorney. She and Brett...
December 4, 2017 - 6:45pm
September 27, 2017
PUC decided on Tuesday that testimony is due Wednesday for wind farm docket
PIERRE — State government's regulators decided Tuesday the first round of testimony would be due Wednesday in the Crocker Wind Farm application....
September 27, 2017 - 9:21am
June 24, 2017
LETTER: Wind farms, what a scam
To the Editor: On June 15, I spent the day at the Beethoven Wind Farm north of Avon. A Minnesota company was moving the large crane to the fourth...
June 24, 2017 - 11:00am
May 18, 2017
LETTER: Check out these numbers
To the Editor: In the past, we projected that Beethoven Wind would provide $268,000 in new local tax revenue. 2016 was the first full year of...
May 18, 2017 - 5:15pm
April 3, 2017
Consolidated Edison proceeds: PUC hearing vs. Northwestern
PIERRE — Consolidated Edison Development gets four days to make its case next week before the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission,...
April 3, 2017 - 5:44pm