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Political, legal hits continue after Trump's emergency declaration
Bill Weld defends decision to run against Trump, says Republicans 'want to have no election'
Senate panel will investigate McCabe's claim that Rosenstein raised possibility of ousting Trump through 25th Amendment, Graham says
Amy Klobuchar vows to bridge rural-urban divide during first presidential campaign stop
Chicago Police seeking to interview Jussie Smollett again after questioning two brothers
Digital brands are booming. Can they save malls?
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
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
Wild blitzed by Blues as NHL scouts watch for trade prospects
The ‘new Miguel Sano’ arrives at camp slimmed down
Pairings for Class B girls hoops set, playoffs begin Monday
Colin Kaepernick still 'absolutely wants to play' in the NFL, attorney says
Twins fan favorite Astudillo reports to camp
Phyllis Dorothy (Carlson) Moe
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
LETTER: A promise on guns that was kept
Commentary: How many more lives must be lost?
LETTER: Public involvement in Legislative process does matter
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
'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
November 10, 2018
LETTER: Place moratorium on wind farms
To the Editor: The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) should protect the citizens of rural South Dakota by placing a moratorium on...
November 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
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
September 4, 2018
State commission approves Black Hills Energy refunds
PIERRE — South Dakota electricity customers should get refunds from Black Hills Energy, the state Public Utilities Commission decided Tuesday. The refund total for 2018 is $7.67 million. It results from federal tax cuts Congress approved in 2017. The corporate rate dropped to...
September 4, 2018 - 5:05pm
August 22, 2018
State regulators are asked to suspend grain-buyer license of second company
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission has scheduled a special meeting later this week to consider suspending the grain-buyer license covering four locations in southeastern South Dakota. The commission gathers at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Capitol to review the situation...
August 22, 2018 - 4:10pm
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
PUC decides to ask a judge to let farmers buy company
PIERRE — State regulators decided Tuesday to seek receivership of a failed grain company and sell it to farmers, who then could make financial claims against a second company for millions of dollars the first company hasn't paid them. The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission...
August 7, 2018 - 3:53pm
July 31, 2018
State regulators face decision over failure of grain business
PIERRE — Lawyers for more than 20 farmers in eastern South Dakota who lost millions of dollars for unpaid grain want a state agency to...
July 31, 2018 - 7:49am
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
March 20, 2018
State regulators set radius for solar-power study area
PIERRE — The state Public Utilities Commission agreed Tuesday to look at effects within five miles of the proposed Lookout Solar Park site...
March 20, 2018 - 1:37pm
March 2, 2018
A solar farm is proposed in Oglala Lakota County
PIERRE — State regulators are considering a plan to construct a 110-megawatt solar generating facility in northwest Oglala Lakota County...
March 2, 2018 - 1:52pm
January 17, 2018
Senate approves PUC request for more grain-buyer reports
PIERRE — The South Dakota Senate unanimously agreed Wednesday the state Public Utilities Commission should be able to keep closer watch...
January 17, 2018 - 5:30pm
December 29, 2017
SD utility companies told to inform regulators about tax savings
PIERRE — Investor-owned companies selling electricity or natural gas to customers in South Dakota should share the savings from federal...
December 29, 2017 - 2:03pm
December 19, 2017
State regulators' ruling favors MidAmerican's plan to 'repower' wind
PIERRE — MidAmerican Energy won a favorable ruling from South Dakota regulators Tuesday for its wind turbines already spinning —...
December 19, 2017 - 3:47pm
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
October 25, 2017
State regulators say no to Crocker Wind Farm
PIERRE — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission turned down an application Wednesday for a wind-energy complex proposed for Clark...
October 25, 2017 - 5:12pm