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Possible Measure On 2016 Ballot Would Restrict Payday Lenders

Two South Dakota men are leading the effort to put the measure on the ballot.


Letcher Woman Killed In Crash North Of Mitchell

She's been identified as Shirley Jean Ruml, 83.

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Hutchinson County Home Damaged In Fire

The cause of the fire is not known.

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Mitchell Business Burglarized

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help.

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President Unveils American Indian Youth Initiative

Obama is hosting the White House Tribal Nations Conference on Wednesday.


Davison County Road And Bridge Input Sought

A public input meeting was held on Tuesday night.

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MTI Surpasses Fundraising Goal

A donor recognition event was held on Tuesday night.

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Rounds Hires Staffers In South Dakota And Washington

The former governor takes office in the US Senate on January 6th.


Governor Daugaard Unveils Budget Proposal

Increases are being held in check by modest growth in the state's economy.


Davison County Transportation Open House Scheduled For Tuesday Night

Public input on roads in Davison County will be taken at the meeting.


Governor To Give Budget Address Tuesday

The budget plan marks the beginning of the lead-up to the 2015 legislative session.

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City Council To Vote On Utility Increase On December 15

The average utility bill for a Mitchell resident would go up by about $6.30 per month.

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Mitchell City Council To Consider Increasing Water And Sewer Rates

The council meeting begins at 7:30 at City Hall.

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Home Near Fulton Destroyed In Fire

The cause of the fire is not known.

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Monthly Economic Survey Index Dips Again

The survey covers nine states including South Dakota.


Wagner Man Dies In Rollover Crash

The crash happened at around 1:15 Friday morning.

Dakotas Expecting Strong Holiday Shopping Season

Nationally, holiday sales are forecast to grow 4.1 percent over last year.


Teenager Arrested In Sioux Falls Convenience Story Robbery

Police are searching for a second suspect.


Wheat Prices Up In November

An average bushel was up nine cents from last year.

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Attorney General Offers Holiday Shopping Tips

Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season.

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Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney


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Gene Simmons credits mother for drug-free life

Gene Simmons speaks onstage during the "4th and Loud" portion of the AMC 2014 Summer TCA on Friday, July 11, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The Kiss frontman insists he has never been drunk or gotten high because he always worried about his mom's reaction.

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