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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
DWU women No. 3, men No. 25 in NAIA preseason polls
Week of Oct. 24 South Dakota Sportswriters Association polls
Prep football playoffs: 18 area football teams, 12 games open up postseason today
Kernels dispatch Pierre in three sets
Athlete of the week: Dominguez running the show in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Jean A. Geyerman
Ellen M. Hoffman
Joseph J. Turnis
Roland "Rollie" Benson
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
(Reuters) - Casinos on Native American land have poured billions into tribal economies since the late 1980s, lifting many people from poverty. Now, some hope, cultivating industrial hemp could do the same. Under U.S. law, hemp - which comes from the same family of plants that produce...
6 hours 59 min ago
South Dakota farm, ranch land drops in value per acre
PIERRE (AP) — The average value of farm and ranch land in South Dakota has dropped for the first time in at least a quarter century. A new report from South Dakota State University says the average per-acre value of land dropped 2.4 percent after averaging a 10 percent increase...
8 hours 41 min ago
October 20, 2016
Another dead farm animal found in south central North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The number of farm animals killed or injured in south central North Dakota's Sioux County continues to mount. The North Dakota Stockmen's Association says a horse was found shot and mutilated on Wednesday. It was in the same pasture where two cows were shot...
October 20, 2016 - 10:39am
October 19, 2016
Attorney: Corporate farming suit about issues, not parties
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Farmers Union's potential intervention in a lawsuit over the constitutionality of the state's anti-corporate farming law isn't likely to affect the outcome, an attorney for North Dakota Farm Bureau says. "The issues and the law remain the same...
October 19, 2016 - 10:55am
October 18, 2016
Roughly $40M grain-loading facility in Kennebec fills first train
KENNEBEC — Kennebec's new grain facility is really rolling now. The Wheat Growers facility greeted its first train, which arrived in Kennebec...
October 18, 2016 - 5:03pm
More cattle reported shot near pipeline protest site in Sioux County
SIOUX COUNTY, N.D. - The Sioux County Sheriff's Office is investigating more reports of cattle that were shot this week near the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp. One cow was shot and another cow had two arrows sticking out of its ribcage, said Sioux County Sheriff Frank Landeis....
October 18, 2016 - 12:08pm
October 15, 2016
AgweekTV: Ag History
There are a few big names in the region's ag history that helped launch some famous brands. Melroe Bobcats and Steiger Tractors came to be known...
October 15, 2016 - 8:30am
October 12, 2016
Hotline set up to help farmers affected by pipeline protests
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Agriculture Department has set up a hotline to help farmers and ranchers south of the Bismarck-Mandan...
October 12, 2016 - 10:38am
October 11, 2016
Mitchell farmer named America's Pig Farmer of the Year
Only one person can win an award, but according to a nationally recognized Mitchell farmer, raising pigs is a team effort. "It takes a full team...
October 11, 2016 - 7:22pm
October 10, 2016
SDSU ag career fair app a hit
BROOKINGS — The South Dakota State University College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences held its annual career fair Sept. 28. The career fair provides students with an opportunity to make connections and find both internships and full-time opportunities, according to Devon...
October 10, 2016 - 8:26am
October 8, 2016
Low prices, high expenses could lead to first net loss for SD corn growers since 2005
PLANKINTON — Corn growers are facing the worst return on investment in 11 years, and one Plankinton producer is starting to feel the heat....
October 8, 2016 - 9:05am
Watch how North Dakota crops get from the US to Asia
The North Dakota Soybean Council's “See For Yourself" program recently took a group of area farmers to the west coast to get a closer look...
October 8, 2016 - 8:30am
October 6, 2016
Warm, dry week helps South Dakota farmers with harvest
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A week of warm, dry weather has helped South Dakota farmers with the harvest. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that soybeans made the biggest jump in progress, going from 11 percent harvested and behind the average pace to 39 percent harvested...
October 6, 2016 - 11:05am
October 3, 2016
South Dakota sees big jump in winter wheat production
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota saw a big jump in winter wheat production this year, resulting in a record yield. The state's winter wheat crop...
October 3, 2016 - 11:33am
Group in Crow Creek Rez gets $169K to help minority farmers
FORT THOMPSON (AP) — A nonprofit on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation is among several organizations across the country sharing $8.4 million in federal grants to help socially disadvantaged, tribal and veteran farmers and ranchers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded...
October 3, 2016 - 11:25am