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Interstate 90 closed westbound for multiple vehicle crash
14 national parks in a fortnight
Former South Dakota surgeon to surrender medical license
ESPN's Jemele Hill: 'I deserved that suspension'
BHSU honors longtime American Indian Studies instructor
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
Place a Business Brief
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Vikings' receiver Treadwell hoping for second chance to make first impression
Adams continues record-breaking season
Burke/South Central's Person places 2nd at state cross country meet
Turner surpasses 10,000 career passing yards
Tigers top Chargers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Alexa Nicole McKenzie
Anne J. Whipple
Mary Aileen Houwman
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
LETTER: Sutton, an intelligent and tireless candidate for governor
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
WOSTER: Pheasants in the Soil Bank
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Annika Russell - Bridal Shower
Paulson Five Generations
Senators cool toward meat labeling changes
PIERRE — Meat sellers in South Dakota must continue to alert buyers to foreign-grown products but shouldn't have to label their U.S. grown...
February 21, 2017 - 5:35pm
February 20, 2017
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
South Dakota has fewer farmers and ranchers, according to a new report. The number of farms and ranches in South Dakota dropped by 300 in 2016,...
February 20, 2017 - 4:24pm
Mitchell FFA celebrating National FFA Week
The Mitchell FFA Chapter will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 18-25. This year's theme is Transform Purpose to Action and it embraces more than 89 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization's future. Nearly 650,000 members will participate in National FFA...
February 20, 2017 - 11:46am
South Dakota considers buffer strip bill
PIERRE, S.D. — A bill in the South Dakota legislature would give landowners a tax break for keeping riparian buffer strips along streams, rivers and lakes. Senate Bill 66 would define a riparian buffer strip and set out that such a buffer strip would be assessed at 60 percent...
February 20, 2017 - 10:04am
February 14, 2017
Harvest crews might get to haul more fuel
PIERRE — A legislative panel gave its support Tuesday to an exemption for employees of customer harvesters so they could haul up to 1,000...
February 14, 2017 - 1:39pm
February 8, 2017
Senate gives support again for tax cut for buffer strips
PIERRE — Agriculture landowners in South Dakota could get 40 percent off their property taxes on buffer strips to help clean runoff flowing...
February 8, 2017 - 5:38pm
February 6, 2017
Senate debates tax cut for buffer strips, meets another snag
PIERRE — Agriculture landowners in South Dakota would be eligible for a 40 percent reduction in their property taxes on buffer strips along...
February 6, 2017 - 4:06pm
November 23, 2016
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
WASHINGTON—Many American farmers are thankful today for an Obama administration decision to boost the amount of renewable fuels, such as made from corn and soybeans, in the country's gasoline and diesel supply. The Wednesday, Nov. 23 announcement was a turnaround for the Environmental...
November 23, 2016 - 8:54pm
November 21, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies...
November 21, 2016 - 4:05pm
November 15, 2016
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
After the 2014 Farm Bill's passage, some questions remained about solutions that were left off the table that could benefit both the taxpayer...
November 15, 2016 - 12:33pm
October 24, 2016
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
LETCHER — On his first day of harvest, Ed Blindauer tinkered with his augur to get it ready after a dry growing season that lasted longer...
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
ETHAN — Coming off a record year of soybean production in 2015, South Dakota isn't expected to be as successful in 2016. But officials...
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
October 10, 2016
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The new $7.4 million Swine Education and Research Facility at South Dakota State University will mark a new era for the...
October 10, 2016 - 8:28am
October 5, 2016
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
Madison, Brookings, Rapid City and Sioux Falls would get new or expanded research facilities under a plan taking shape between the governor and the state Board of Regents whose members oversee South Dakota's public universities. The regents discussed four major projects, as well as...
October 5, 2016 - 10:06am
September 28, 2016
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
PIERRE — Lawyers for livestock and poultry groups blocked testimony at a state permit hearing Wednesday about whether feedlot manure contributes to antibiotic resistance. The hearing officer wouldn't allow the presentation by Don Kelley, a licensed pathologist and medical doctor...
September 28, 2016 - 6:39pm