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One of the GOP’s marquee stars in Sioux Falls announced today that she’s taking a pass at running for the Mayoral seat in 2018. From the Argus Leader: “I looked at my kids and thought, ‘They like you right now.’ I mean, Mom’s pretty cool at this point. They like hanging out with Mom. I just didn’t feel like I could give that up and lose that time with them at such a critical age.” Continue Reading →…
03.23 / 21:44
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The Jan. 20 issue of the Tri-State Neighbor included an Associated Press story headlined “Study director says many start no-till, then give it up.” The story was about a meeting at a research ……
03.23 / 21:39
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SIOUX FALLS — The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, the nation’s largest not-for-profit nursing home and senior care service, has laid off 15 percent of its workers in its corporate headquarters in Sioux Fal…
03.23 / 20:56
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SPEARFISH — Tuition and fees at South Dakota’s six public universities would increase by an average of 2.9 percent next school year under one plan the state Board of Regents is set to consider next wee…
03.23 / 20:56
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LONDON — A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain’s seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of…
03.23 / 20:56
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WASHINGTON — Assured of support from majority Republicans, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch was wrapping up two days of Senate questioning Wednesday to glowing GOP reviews but complaints from frustrated Democrats that he concealed his views from the American p…
03.23 / 20:56
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The driving range at Hillsview Golf Course will open for the season Saturday, City Commissioner Steve Harding…
03.23 / 20:56
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Three young adults have been charged with alcoholic-rated offenses in connection with the death of a 19-year-old woman Tuesday in…
03.23 / 20:56
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WASHINGTON, DC (KELO-AM) President Trump's push against illegal immigrants may be having unintended consequences for South Dakota's seasonal workforce. U.S. Senator Mike Rounds (R) says tourist attractions and construction companies in the state will be hurting this spring because of a lack of temporary workers from overseas. "It impacts us perhaps more than some other parts of the country because our unemployment rate is literally the lowest in the nation, so we are disproportionately…
03.23 / 19:47
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Thune Questions Agriculture Secretary Nominee Sonny Perdue “These are tough times in agriculture … I look forward to working with you on the next farm bill as well as continuing to implement this one.” WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), a member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Forestry, and Nutrition, today questioned former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, President Trump’s nominee to be secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In the hearing, Thune Continue Reading U…
03.23 / 19:25
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  ELMHURST, Ill.–South Dakota climbed into first place in The Summit League Commissioner’s Cup standings following the winter season with 57.5 points. The Coyotes also hold the top spot in the Dr. Helen Smiley Women’s All-Sports Award standings with 38.5 points and are tied for second in the Dr. William Steinbrecher Men’s All-Sports Award standings with 19.0 points behind South Dakota State which has 20 points.  SDSU is third behind &#…
03.23 / 18:52
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PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gun rights supporters are urging state lawmakers to overturn Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s veto of a bill to allow people to carry concealed handguns without a permit. Lawmakers gather Monday to accept or override vetoes from the Republican governor. Zach Lautenschlager is a vice president at the National Association for Gun Rights, which claims about 18,000 members in South Dakota together with its state affiliate. He says…
03.23 / 18:52
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PIERRE SD – The Capital Area United Way held an awards ceremony and luncheon at View 34 in Pierre on Wed. March 22nd recognizing local supporters of the United Way Campaign for their efforts and to celebrate reaching the years goal along with recognizing board members and officers: 2016-2017 Board President: Twyla Bartholomew 2016-2017 Campaign Co-Chairs: Shawn & Stephanie Lyons Supporter of the Year: BankWest Spirit of United Way Business: First Dakota National &#…
03.23 / 18:52
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SPEARFISH — To encourage all citizens to support opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including full access to education, housing, employment, and r…
03.23 / 18:37
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BELLE FOURCHE — The sixth annual Chutes for Charity fundraiser is slated to be held Saturday at the Belle Fourche Community Hall to provide charity, hope, and help to those in need in the tri-state a…
03.23 / 18:37
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SPEARFISH (AP) — Tuition and fees at South Dakota's six public universities would increase by an average of 2.9 percent next school year under one plan the state Board of Regents is set to consider n…
03.23 / 18:37
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LEAD — A change in the language of the contract for the renovation of the Manuel Brothers Park in Lead has been approved by the Lead City C…
03.23 / 18:37
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WASHINGTON, DC (KELO-AM) South Dakota's John Thune joked a little with Sonny Perdue at Thursday's confirmation hearings for U.S. Agriculture Secretary. Both are keen hunters. "I know we won't have any problems getting you to come to South Dakota as long as we still have pheasants in South Dakota, so I expect you to be there," said Thune to Perdue's agreeable chuckle. On the serious side. "These are tough times in agriculture,” said Thune. “We’ve got commodity prices…
03.23 / 18:37
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The Patriot Guard Riders stood silently next to American flags and showed homage to veterans walking into the Bridges of Beresford in Beresford on Saturday, March 18. Veterans gathered for a Thank…
03.23 / 17:37
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What started as an informational session during the North Sioux City City Council meeting Monday, March 20 on the Military Road Bridge reconstruction project quickly turned into a two-hour debate on…
03.23 / 17:37
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