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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Kernel swept against Brandon Valley
DWU soccer teams lose nonconference matches
Dannenbring wins subregional golf event
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
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
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
August 19, 2017
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
It's a daily occurrence. Donald Trump says, does or tweets something Democrats find outrageous. They kick, scream and tweet. They proclaim that Trump and the Republicans are repugnant, out of touch and—just you wait—will be booted to the curb at the next election. Then...
August 19, 2017 - 8:07pm
June 20, 2017
New mayors elected in Canova, Armour
Two area towns will have new leadership following Tuesday elections. A one-vote margin decided the mayoral election in Canova, with Todd Glanzer...
June 20, 2017 - 9:00pm
June 18, 2017
Area mayor, school board elections set for Tuesday
Voters in two area towns will head to the polls Tuesday in cast ballots to determine who will be awarded mayor positions. After serving as mayor...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 6, 2017
Christiansen holds onto seat with win over Gades in Mitchell school board race
Passing time by playing with his fourth-grade daughter in the halls of the Davison County courthouse, Matthew Christiansen was glad to have her...
June 6, 2017 - 8:43pm
June 5, 2017
Local elections: Time to decide city, school's future
Mitchell residents will head to the polls Tuesday, with the fate of 14 candidates hanging in the balance. Polls at the Mitchell Career & Technical...
June 5, 2017 - 5:50pm
Lake Andes voters to elect council representatives
LAKE ANDES — Lake Andes votes will head to the polls Tuesday to elect two representatives to the city council. In Ward III, George Hazuka...
June 5, 2017 - 5:25pm
April 11, 2017
Area election roundup: Mayors retain positions in Presho, Scotland, White Lake
Incumbents reigned supreme in Tuesday mayoral elections around the region. Tenured candidates in Presho, Scotland and White Lake were re-elected...
April 11, 2017 - 9:34pm
March 3, 2017
Avon to have new mayor, Presho will hold election for town's top position
AVON/PRESHO — After six years serving as Avon's mayor, Kevin Tjeerdsma is calling it quits — temporarily. Tjeerdsma was elected in...
March 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 2, 2017
Mitchell resident says petition will be circulated to recall Mitchell mayor
A petition will begin circulating this weekend in an attempt to recall Mitchell Mayor Jerry Toomey. Mitchell resident Brad Bowling, who had a...
March 2, 2017 - 7:14pm
March 1, 2017
Two petitions taken out for open school board seat
Two petitions have been taken out for the open seat on the Mitchell Board of Education. One open seat will be available for the five-member board...
March 1, 2017 - 5:25pm
Scotland mayor, school board positions to be decided in April election
SCOTLAND — With nominating petitions filed for Scotland city and school board races, there could be some reshuffling of the town's top...
March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 10, 2017
Glad you asked: Can the mayor be recalled?
Q: Is it possible to recall a mayor? According to South Dakota Codified Law 9-13-29, a mayor, commissioner, council member or any member of...
February 10, 2017 - 5:18pm
November 21, 2016
MERCER: Republicans keep finding ways to win legislative seats where they shouldn't
PIERRE — Federal election laws provide protections so that people who aren't white have a fair chance to be treated squarely when they cast their votes. But if the people who get the special considerations don't vote, it might not matter. That is what happened in District 27,...
November 21, 2016 - 10:54am
November 10, 2016
Howard, Plankinton vote to be annexed into Heartland Consumer Power District
HOWARD — On Tuesday, the city of Howard voted in favor of being annexed into the Heartland Consumer Power District. With the vote, Howard,...
November 10, 2016 - 5:56pm
November 9, 2016
Most initiatives fail, but public campaign finance passes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota voters rejected most of the 10 measures on the ballot Tuesday, but they did come out in favor of publicly funding political candidates, capping short-term loan interest rates and incorporating victims' rights provisions into the state constitution....
November 9, 2016 - 10:44am