Between the Lines

Between the Lines By David Lias Kosovo, by the time late March arrived and the bombing started, presented no good option for us. And now, in nearly every instance, those options have grown worse. We began the bombing to avert a humanitarian disaster. That humanitarian disaster has not only proceeded … Read Article

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor Farm bill fatally flawed To the editor: Agriculture bankers are expressing growing concern about the impact of depressed commodity prices on their farm and ranch borrowers. Responding to a survey 78 percent of South Dakota's agriculture lenders say conditions have deteriorated during the past year. The … Read Article

Letters

Letters Light the state with prayer To the editor: On Thursday, May 6, over 20,000 prayer events are expected to take place across our nation, coordinated by 40,000 volunteers. Millions of Americans will participate in the 48th annual National Day of Prayer. These observances will occur in churches, schools, court … Read Article

Letters

Letters Appreciation expressed for school bond support To the editor: On behalf of the Board of Education and the staff, we take this opportunity to express our appreciation for the support received on the recent school bond election. The facilities expansion project will enhance the entire high school program of … Read Article

Between the Lines

Between the Lines By David Lias Think you are far removed from the Robert Leroy Anderson trial? Think again. The cost to defend Anderson in his double murder trial is approaching $700,000, officials told the Associated Press recently. That's in addition to approximately $320,000 spent on his kidnapping trial. "I … Read Article