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Trump formally announces Perdue as nominee for agriculture
Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
Four receiving clemency from Obama with connections to ND were in for drug convictions
S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Trump formally announces Perdue as nominee for agriculture
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
May 1, 2014
May deemed 'Beef Month' by SD governor
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared May "Beef Month." The tradition extends back 40 years. This year's "Beef Month" draws special attention to West River ranchers who lost cattle in a blizzard last October. An estimated 43,000 cattle and other livestock...
May 1, 2014 - 11:14am
April 2, 2014
To manage weight, spread protein throughout day
Many Americans are searching for ways to improve their health and manage their weight. Unfortunately, by now, many New Year's weight loss resolutions...
April 2, 2014 - 10:41am
March 4, 2014
Hearty meets heart-healthy
Choosing to live a healthy lifestyle, including diet, nutrition and exercise, helps combat heart disease. Since I live in the great state of...
March 4, 2014 - 11:00am
February 20, 2014
'It might be time to stock up on beef'
Brian Bowne watched carefully, with a cell phone pressed tightly against his ear, as cattle barreled through the gates of the auction ring during...
February 20, 2014 - 10:09pm
February 7, 2014
Cargill adds 'textured beef' wording to labels
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Cargill, one of the nation's largest meatpackers, has added wording to its labels on ground beef packages that indicates...
February 7, 2014 - 5:21pm
January 31, 2014
Benefits of beef touted
NDSU scientist says red meat can be part of healthy diet.
January 31, 2014 - 6:24am
January 14, 2014
Protein can help fill in missing pieces for some kids’ diets
A 10-year study published in the journal Nutrients found that adolescent girls did not consume the recommended amounts of fruit, vegetables and...
January 14, 2014 - 10:19am
January 9, 2014
US select-grade beef price hits record as storms slow shipments
CHICAGO (Reuters) — Prices for select-grade U.S. wholesale beef hit a record-high on Wednesday for the fourth straight day, as shipments slowed after a historic winter storm in the United States prompted a surge in live cattle prices, analysts said. Higher-quality “choice”...
January 9, 2014 - 12:31pm
December 30, 2013
Brookings company ships grass-fed beef to your door
By Joel Ebert Pierre Capital Journal PIERRE (AP) — NuAgra, a Brookings-based company, has begun selling grass-fed South Dakota beef directly to households throughout the United States — and the company's beef starts out in central South Dakota. Formed just 10 months...
December 30, 2013 - 10:40am
December 17, 2013
ABC asks judge to throw out 'pink slime' lawsuit
By Dirk Lamers ELK POINT (AP) — A lawyer for ABC on Tuesday asked a circuit judge to throw out a defamation lawsuit related to its coverage...
December 17, 2013 - 11:11pm
ABC News bid to toss ‘pink slime’ case planned today in Elk Point
By Karl Plume The fate of a $1.2 billion lawsuit accusing ABC News of damaging a beef producer’s profits and reputation through its reports about a controversial product dubbed by critics as “pink slime” might be determined this week. Oral arguments on whether Beef Products...
December 17, 2013 - 7:42am
December 10, 2013
Make the most of your meal with this beef holiday roast
By Holly Swee South Dakota Beef Industry Council The holiday season is here; welcome friends and family with the comforting aroma of a...
December 10, 2013 - 10:09am
November 13, 2013
OUR VIEW: Don’t jettison Jett from SD parade float
Sometimes, we marvel at the things people decide to get mad about. This week, we’re marveling at the uproar over rock star Joan Jett’s...
November 13, 2013 - 6:54pm
SD sends beef trade mission to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Agriculture Department recently joined with its counterparts in Montana and Kansas to send a beef trade mission to Russia. Officials say Russia wants to rebuild its beef industry, and that means South Dakota producers have a huge opportunity to...
November 13, 2013 - 2:54pm
November 6, 2013
Cargill will change beef labeling after ‘pink slime’ controversy
By P.J. Huffstutter CHICAGO — Cargill Inc, one of the world’s largest beef processors, will begin labeling when its finely textured beef is used in the making of its U.S. ground beef products, the company told Reuters on Tuesday. The move by the U.S. meat manufacturer...
November 6, 2013 - 5:54am