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2 seriously injured when car collides with tractor near Salem
Pelosi moves to belittle and undercut Trump in shutdown fight
South Dakota Legislators introduce bill that could put question of term limits to voters
South Dakota Senate votes to support Thune, Rounds' votes on Kavanaugh
Man pleads guilty to indecent exposure involving 9-year-old
Craft beer in SD: No pint-size operation
Funding for the future: Checkoff groups continue to fund ag research
Mitchell store to stay open following Shopko bankruptcy announcement
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Former pawn shop on Main to be demolished
place a business brief
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
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
Standards considered for state wrestling dual tournament
SDHSAA turns down $20,000 — for now
BEE’s VanLeur is finalist for national award
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell record four wins for Gophers in Hawaii
Physical and fierce: An aggressive Dickson has SCW playing well at midway point
Richard Clyde Steele
Mary Maxine Schlepuetz
Rosalee J. Sternhagen
GUEBERT: 'You better believe it'
HAGEN: Panic! At the household
WOSTER: A Democrat farmer and Republican lawyer walk into the Capitol
KLUMB: Here we go — another session begins
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
A love for the fur market: Bridgewater’s Potter Fur Company a SD rarity
GF&P board revises deer drawing structure
Dorothy Tucker celebrates 90 years
November 7, 2018
Voters block out-of-state money on ballot questions
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South
November 7, 2018 - 12:43pm
May 25, 2018
Legislator's experience getting signatures for ballot measures led to a new state law
PIERRE — Some things he witnessed while seeking signatures for several ballot measures sparked changes that state Rep. Mark Mickelson sought...
May 25, 2018 - 8:18pm
February 28, 2018
New rules for petition circulators head to SD Senate floor
PIERRE (AP) — A Senate panel has advanced a pair of bills that would require ballot question signature gatherers to provide more information...
February 28, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 26, 2018
Senate panel supports victim rights changes
PIERRE — Senate Taxation Committee members trod different ground Monday. Members want South Dakota voters to decide if victim rights should...
February 26, 2018 - 3:32pm
February 22, 2018
House supports asking voters to make changes to Marsy's Law
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has approved a measure that would ask voters to make changes to a constitutional bill of rights for crime...
February 22, 2018 - 8:57am
February 9, 2018
South Dakota speaker, campaign negotiating Marsy's Law deal
PIERRE (AP) — A voter-approved constitutional bill of rights for crime victims that critics say is causing problems for South Dakota authorities...
February 9, 2018 - 3:45pm
February 3, 2018
LETTER: Mickelson making dangerous moves
To the Editor: House Speaker Mark Mickelson is making some dangerous moves in the legislature this session. He advocates eliminating college...
February 3, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 4, 2018
Out-of-state money ban for initiatives to appear on ballot
PIERRE (AP) — A ballot measure that would ban out-of-state fundraising for citizens' initiatives will go before voters in November, South Dakota's...
January 4, 2018 - 2:58pm
November 13, 2017
House speaker takes aim at university faculty unions
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker says lawmakers will consider legislation to end collective bargaining at six public universities....
November 13, 2017 - 4:45pm
October 12, 2017
Mickelson says ambiguity mars Marsy's Law that voters passed
PIERRE — State Rep. Mark Mickelson said Wednesday he is considering whether to ask the Legislature to repeal the Marsy's Law amendment...
October 12, 2017 - 12:10pm
Taxing tobacco for technical education
A new ballot measure could burn a hole in some smokers' pockets, but area officials believe it'll be largely beneficial for South Dakota's technical...
September 12, 2017 - 7:51am
August 18, 2017
State House speaker to drop donor disclosure ballot measure
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker says he doesn't plan to pursue an initiative that would have forced nonprofit advocacy groups to...
August 18, 2017 - 10:24am
August 3, 2017
Looking for tech funds, Mickelson seeks $1 tax on pack of 20 cigarettes
PIERRE — The legislator who's sponsoring two possible ballot measures asking voters to raise tobacco taxes in South Dakota said he wants...
August 3, 2017 - 3:54pm
July 28, 2017
House speaker turns to ballot measures over Legislature
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's House speaker plans to put two ballot measures before voters that would ban out-of-state political contributions...
July 28, 2017 - 5:25pm
July 5, 2017
Initiative aims to force disclosure of advocacy group donors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A proposed ballot measure that would force nonprofit advocacy organizations to reveal top donors if the groups make...
July 5, 2017 - 4:21pm