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George W. Bush sounds the alarm on America's 'discourse degraded by casual cruelty'
Senate passes budget with eye on tax cuts; Democrats pose 6-hour amendment challenge
Elkton elementary educator named SD Teacher of the Year
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Florida
'It was a moment of niceness that we needed': Soldier's widow shares her call with Trump
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
SDHSAA prep football quarterfinals set
Area prep football playoff roundup: KWL routs RC Christian 54-0
Kernels smash Spartans to cap regular season
Blackhawks rally past Titans
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Richard (Dick) Joseph Cerney
Violettia "Vi" Simek
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man charged with wife’s suffocation death
October 17, 2017
Johnson, Krebs, Bjorkman file reports for third quarters
The third-quarter financial reports are online for candidates seeking South Dakota’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in the 2018 election. Democratic candidate Tim Bjorkman of Canistota reported contributions of $72,459.20 in the third quarter — and the first for his...
October 17, 2017 - 11:17am
September 21, 2017
Senators: SD to see big boost from health care reform
The reform race is on, and South Dakota’s longest tenured congressional leader is feeling optimistic. Amid the nonstop year of health care...
September 21, 2017 - 3:26pm
September 19, 2017
SD lawmaker shares image depicting protesters hit by vehicle
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Republican South Dakota legislator is coming under fire for a meme she shared on her Facebook page depicting protesters...
September 19, 2017 - 6:03pm
September 4, 2017
Bjorkman working for ‘affordable, timely’ health care
Statehouse reporter Bob Mercer spent some time talking with Tim Bjorkman and watching him greet people at the State Fair. The retired state judge...
September 4, 2017 - 1:55pm
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 9, 2017
Noem backs a ‘strong message’ to North Korea
On the heels of President Donald Trump’s praise of the United States’ nuclear capabilities and his threat of “fire and fury” toward North...
August 9, 2017 - 4:07pm
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
Rounds, Thune promise to keep working toward Obamacare reform
WASHINGTON — South Dakota’s duo of Republican U.S. senators aren’t giving up on health care reform. Following a failed late-night bid to...
July 28, 2017 - 12:20pm
July 24, 2017
Trump's approval rating is 59 percent in ND, second-highest in country
BISMARCK—President Donald Trump's approval rating is 59 percent in North Dakota, according to a poll released Monday, July 24. The Gallup...
July 24, 2017 - 11:50am
July 18, 2017
Medical marijuana advocate to mount independent US House bid
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A medical cannabis advocate known at the South Dakota Legislature for fighting for a non-intoxicating compound in marijuana to treat his son is planning an independent congressional bid. George Hendrickson tells the Argus Leader that he hopes a conservative platform...
July 18, 2017 - 9:36am
Rounds defends GOP efforts to replace Obama health care law
PIERRE (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds has defended Republican efforts to both repeal and replace the Obama administration's health care law....
July 18, 2017 - 9:16am
July 14, 2017
Shantel Krebs: Congressional campaign raises over $130K
PIERRE (AP) — Shantel Krebs' congressional campaign says she raised more than $130,000 in the second quarter of 2017 and ended the period with more than $230,000 in the bank. Krebs is South Dakota's secretary of state. She's competing in the 2018 Republican primary against former...
July 14, 2017 - 8:42am
July 13, 2017
South Dakota GOP senators won't commit to new health bill
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's two U.S. senators didn't commit Wednesday to voting for a revised GOP health care bill set to be unveiled in Washington,...
July 13, 2017 - 10:52am
July 10, 2017
Former judge Bjorkman to announce U.S. House candidacy
CANISTOTA — Former Circuit Court Judge Tim Bjorkman plans to announce his candidacy for South Dakota’s U.S. House of Representatives seat....
July 10, 2017 - 8:17am
July 7, 2017
South Dakota voter information app links to Krebs' campaign
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs said Friday that an icon in the state's voter information app that directed users...
July 7, 2017 - 8:04pm