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Port: House members laugh as they vote down “Dollar Doug” amendment
Letter to the editor: ND Legislature’s priorities are skewed
Port: Senator Heidi Heitkamp took a mountain of money from special interest committees
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Leah J. Mitchell
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Flavorful vegetables arrive during the cool season
Pinewood Derby work sessions planned
Community Prayer to meet Saturday
HLA Choir to perform at Victory
Friendship Suppers set at SDA
Car Club to meet tonight
OK Club meets at Legacy Center
Ulland speaks about basketball at Rotary
JRMC Auxiliary holds meeting
Community calendar of events for April 25, 2017
April 24, 2017
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A confidential informant purchased thousands of dollars worth of protected eagle parts, as well those from other migratory...
11 hours 37 min ago
April 19, 2017
15 indicted in SD for illegal trafficking of eagles, other birds
RAPID CITY, S.D. — U.S. Attorney for South Dakota Randy Seiler has announced that 15 people have been indicted for illegal trafficking...
April 19, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 18, 2017
SD Air Guard member gets back pay after company failed to rehire her after military leave
RAPID CITY, S.D.—A South Dakota Air National Guard member has won a claim where she argued her former employer failed to hire her back...
April 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
South Dakota farmers plan for planting
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The 2017 planting season is in the early stages, but farmers have decided in advance what crops to seed. Estimates created...
April 18, 2017 - 9:10am
April 14, 2017
Hack the harvest: As machinery becomes smarter, farmers and lawmakers contend with rules preventing maintenance
Crops aren't the only thing farmers are harvesting these days. Some of them are digging up software code. Producers in particularly remote areas...
April 14, 2017 - 3:38pm
April 11, 2017
SD man found dead near stateline casino
HANKINSON, N.D.—A 36-year-old man from South Dakota was pronounced dead shortly after his unresponsive body was found on the ground Thursday,...
April 11, 2017 - 3:34pm
April 10, 2017
Construction on South Dakotan's 72-foot dream boat passes midway point
SPRINGFIELD, S.D. — With dirty hands and scraps of metal surrounding him, Greg Stockholm's dream of the sea is beginning to take shape....
April 10, 2017 - 5:56pm
Four charged in blackjack cheating scam at northeast SD casino
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- Three former Dakota Sioux Casino employees and a blackjack player have pleaded not guilty to a cheating conspiracy where they...
April 10, 2017 - 5:35pm
April 8, 2017
Sanford Health Plan sues government for $9 million
FARGO—Sanford Health Plan is suing the federal government for almost $9 million for what it says is a reneged promise to pay to cushion...
April 8, 2017 - 11:53am
April 5, 2017
How the sheep were shorn: Part-time jobs go full steam this time of year
VOLGA, S.D. — Sheep shearing is a chore, but the weather on April 1 was so balmy that the whole thing was pleasant for the sheep and the...
April 5, 2017 - 11:13am
April 4, 2017
SD hot dog shop owner gets 15 years for 'pushing illegal drugs' in community
MITCHELL, S.D.—An owner of a Mitchell hot dog shop was sentenced to the state penitentiary after what the defense and prosecution described...
April 4, 2017 - 5:41pm
Accused SD murderer who was on the run in ND charged in wife’s death
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A man accused of murdering his 33-year-old wife in Sioux Falls and who was spotted in southern North Dakota when he was...
April 4, 2017 - 4:29pm
Lucky pig saved from slaughter after jumping from truck on interstate at 70 mph
NEW RICHMOND, Wis.—This little piggy won't go to market. A 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck at 70 mph on the way to a Sioux Falls,...
April 4, 2017 - 4:07pm
April 3, 2017
Sioux Falls accused killer on the loose, last seen near Jamestown, N.D.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—A man is on the loose after being accused of killing a 33-year-old Sioux Falls woman on Monday. Irving Duane Jumping...
April 3, 2017 - 10:13pm
Five children who died in SD fire were all in same bedroom
SPEARFISH, S.D.—A candlelight vigil is planned for Tuesday night, April 4, at the site of a multi-family dwelling where five children—all...
April 3, 2017 - 9:45pm