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Mitchell robbery suspect arrested in Iowa
'Golden State Killer' suspect, a former police officer, arrested after DNA match, officials say
After tie, Van Metre wins draw for Burke council seat
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Work to begin on Highway 37 north of Mitchell
Ben Carson proposes raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies
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Subway plans 500 U.S. store closings amid global growth
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
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Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
DWU softball earns home sweep over Hastings
Parkston girls golf team takes fifth at Dakota Valley Invite
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
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Noem: Keeping Washington out of South Dakota
On Farm Bill, might over right
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
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Donna Johnson 85th birthday
New Aberdeen beef plant execs plan to fire up production in 2015
Robert “Doug” Cooper, of Kansas City, Mo., the new president and CEO of New Angus LLC, the company trying to revive a troubled Aberdeen beef slaughter plant, says he expects his company to start processing animals sometime in 2015. Cooper, 63, says New Angus, which was incorporated...
August 26, 2014 - 7:14am
August 25, 2014
SD ag officials cancel trade trip to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — A trade mission to Russia that was meant to center on beef genetics has been cancelled because of uncertainties in the Russian market. State agriculture officials had signed up beef producers and industry representatives to make the trip, which was planned for...
August 25, 2014 - 7:10am
August 19, 2014
Balanced beef meals can be part of summer fun
The first week in August incorporated two of my favorite things, National Farmers’ Market Week and National Exercise with Your Child Week....
August 19, 2014 - 8:42am
August 17, 2014
New CEO of idled Aberdeen beef plant optimistic
ABERDEEN (AP) — The man in charge of resurrecting a scandal-marred beef plant that has sat idle since 2012 is optimistic about the Aberdeen facility's future. Doug Cooper, CEO of the renamed New Angus plant, said he is working on a five-year plan for the facility with a goal...
August 17, 2014 - 8:56pm
August 13, 2014
Beef Products Inc. reopens plant as suit over meat’s name proceeds
CHICAGO (Reuters) — Beef Products Inc. will reopen a Kansas processing plant on Monday to boost production of lean, finely textured beef, which critics call “pink slime,” as wholesale beef prices soar with a shrinking U.S.
August 13, 2014 - 7:52am
August 11, 2014
Cattle group says beef checkoff has high return on investment
PIERRE — The Beef Checkoff Program, which helps cattle producers promote beef to consumers, appears to be a successful, according to a study released last week at the Cattle Industry Summer Conference in Denver. The study found that return on investment for the program has...
August 11, 2014 - 7:33pm
August 7, 2014
Mitchell’s Riggs selected for Beef Ambassadors
PIERRE — The South Dakota Beef Ambassador Contest was held July 24 in Huron. Sponsored by the South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) and the Beef Checkoff Program, the contest selects youth spokespersons to represent the state’s beef cattle producers at various promotional...
August 7, 2014 - 11:34am
July 29, 2014
3 reporters subpoenaed in 'pink slime' lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Three reporters for a food safety publication have been subpoenaed in the $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit against ABC related to the network's coverage of a meat product derided as "pink slime." Court records show that the writers for the online Food Safety...
July 29, 2014 - 5:20pm
Low supply, grilling demand drive select beef price to record high
By Theopolis Waters CHICAGO — The price of select-grade U.S. beef at wholesale rose to an all-time high on Tuesday, fueled by a prolonged shortage of cattle and grocers gearing up for the summer grilling season, analysts said. Select beef is typically less expensive than choice...
June 29, 2014 - 11:24pm
June 24, 2014
Grains, veggies, beef make tasty pizza
Farmers and ranchers have been producing wholesome, safe and nutritious beef across the United States for hundreds of years. Today you will find...
June 24, 2014 - 6:12pm
June 23, 2014
Beef prices reach US record as nation's herd struggles to rebound
By Megan Durisin GREENVILLE, Ill. — For a guy who just sold some of his cattle at the highest price ever, Missouri rancher Ryan Sharrock...
June 23, 2014 - 7:54am
June 16, 2014
'Pink slime' makers say sales are rebounding
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Sales of a treated ground beef product that critics derisively dubbed "pink slime" have rebounded, according to two of...
June 16, 2014 - 2:03pm
May 6, 2014
Livestock profitability up slightly in state
Profitability for livestock producers went up in 2013 compared to the year before, according to the annual findings of the Farm and Ranch Business Management Program at Mitchell Technical Institute. The average cow-calf farmer had a profit of $36.63 per cow in 2013. That same category...
May 6, 2014 - 6:45pm
Zucchini, beef back together
Have dinner in 35 minutes with tasty stir-fry dish.
May 6, 2014 - 7:42am
May 1, 2014
Mu Shu steak & apple wraps make the grade
April is full of school standardized testing activities such as SAT's, American College Testing (ACT) and preparation for final exams. It's a...
May 1, 2014 - 2:50pm