Hoping for the tranquilizer gun, hearing a "boom" instead

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Custer couple angered when GF&P officers shoot backyard deer

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An old letter than matters, especially on a day when we pause to remember a former president

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When George H.W. Bush came to South Dakota to speak, he decided to do as South Dakotans do -- in the pheasant fields.

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From the hardwood to the Capitol: Broken back becomes blessing in disguise for Kennedy Noem

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Knowing criticism will follow, Kristi Noem's 21-year-old daughter works on transition, prepares for job in new administration

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Thinking about a dog that didn't hunt, another dog that does and the price of elevating the spirit

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Watching Rosie hit the habitat at the Oral GPA conjures thoughts of Ted McBride and his Dalmation, Bert

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Election Day road trip: going deep into Sutton country to see the mules

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Maybe it's an old-man's thing. Or an old friend's thing. Or both.

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With help from attack ads, GOP posse, Noem makes history; Sutton reined in just short of amazing

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After campaign marked by serial truth bending, Kristi Noem set to become first woman governor in state history

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How about we just call the last two weeks of a campaign The Purge?

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OK, I'll admit, I'm a little touchy about the Noem attack ads against Sutton for supporting Hillary

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Ever the good GOP soldier, Jackley swallows hard, falls in line for Noem

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Despite blistering attack ads from Kristi Noem in primary, Marty Jackley backs his party's nominee

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Despite the contradictions, choosing Johnson over Bjorkman -- probably

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Tim Bjorkman vs. Dusty Johnson: experienced judge, political newcomer in uphill run against Republican insider, past PUC commissioner

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Online advice from the senator: Watch out for hackers while you're sipping and surfing

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Cybersecurity worries range from attacks on national security to hackers in free Wi-Fi

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Heading into the pheasant season without a dog: Rounds knows what he's missing now that Baby's gone

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Runt of the litter was loyal friend and talented hunter to South Dakota senator

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So, Billie Sutton got his campaign groove on in Camp Crook? That might mean something to governor's race.

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Small showing in tiny northwest South Dakota town shows big interest in Sutton campaign

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Rejecting the idea of shutting up in favor of asking questions about Kavanaugh sexual-abuse allegation

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What comes next for embattled U.S. Supreme Court nominee, and the alleged victim of his assault decades ago

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The story of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church and a question for the state attorney general

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Although most cases are decades old, pain is fresh for survivors of sexual abuse

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Opposing abortion: Sutton's style gentle, Noem's anything but

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South Dakota Right to Life praises Sutton for "mostly pro-life" record but says Noem easy choice for endorsement

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