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Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down
Pelosi, Schumer to meet with Trump, offer $1.3 billion for border as shutdown looms
A woman wanted to commit a mass murder - so she contacted Dylann Roof, authorities say
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Google reveals new security bug affecting more than 52 million users
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OPINION: A special day for the Corn Palace
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Examining mallards: New technology helping gather information on ducks
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Side by side, veteran Minnesota wardens train rookies
Controversial South Dakota deer-hunting license system changes still a possibility
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
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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