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Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
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Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
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January 5, 2015
SD's Augustana College band to perform in China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Members of the Augustana College band will be traveling to China to perform in eight concerts during a 23-day trip. More than 60 students will leave the U.S. Tuesday. This will mark the band's fifth international tour and fourth visit to China. The band has...
January 5, 2015 - 12:40am
October 15, 2014
Northern State U. working toward Confucius Institute
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University officials including President James Smith are in China and Japan for the next two weeks as the school works to finalize plans for a Chinese language and cultural center known as a Confucius Institute. Smith told the American News that...
October 15, 2014 - 7:19am
October 14, 2014
Sanford Health opens children's clinic in China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dakotas-based Sanford Health has opened a children's clinic in China. Sanford is operating the clinic in the city of Kunming in collaboration with a state-owned health care system in China, YMCI Calmette Medical Investment & Management Co. Inc., which...
October 14, 2014 - 5:24pm
Daugaard: SD delegation strikes China trade deal
PIERRE (AP) — Delegates on South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard's third trade mission to China have closed one deal and others are in the works, Daugaard said in a Wednesday call from Shanghai. Officials haven't yet released details of the closed deal they say is worth half a...
May 14, 2014 - 9:00pm
May 12, 2014
Official: China trip helping South Dakota businesses
Dusty Johnson, the governor's chief of staff, said Daugaard's latest trip to China, which will last through Friday, is meant to help facilitate...
May 12, 2014 - 5:44pm
April 22, 2014
China provides cushion for corn farmers amid glut
BEIJING — Even after four years of record corn harvests left China with the world's biggest surplus since 2002, Zhang Fengyou and millions...
April 22, 2014 - 5:35pm
March 13, 2014
Governor picks reps for SD trade mission to China
Mitchell's Muth Electric, Alexandria's Sharp Industries sending representatives on trade mission.
March 13, 2014 - 4:01pm
January 10, 2014
SD companies must sign up soon for China trip
PIERRE (AP) — Officials say companies must apply soon if they want to join Gov. Dennis Daugaard on the next trade mission to China. Pat Costello, commissioner of the Governor's Office of Economic Development, says companies must submit applications by Jan. 17. Costello says...
January 10, 2014 - 8:04am
December 17, 2013
Daugaard inviting SD businesses to go to China
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard plans to travel to China again this spring and is inviting South Dakota business leaders to join him. His third trade mission to the country will include visits to Beijing and Shanghai. The governor's office says preference will be given...
December 17, 2013 - 7:50am
November 5, 2013
Huntsman discusses relationship between China, US
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — This century's biggest story will be the rise of China to superpower status and how the United States reacts to it, former Utah governor and U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman said Monday night during a speech at a South Dakota college. Huntsman talked about...
November 5, 2013 - 2:07pm
November 4, 2013
Former Utah Gov. Huntsman speaking Monday in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Former Utah governor and U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman is scheduled to speak in Sioux Falls. Huntsman, a 2012 Republican presidential candidate, will discuss the "Geopolitics of China and the U.S." at 7 p.m. Monday at Augustana College. He's the latest...
November 4, 2013 - 12:00pm
July 10, 2013
SD tourism officials look to lure Chinese visitors
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Department of Tourism is hoping to draw Chinese visitors to the Mount Rushmore state. South Dakota tourism officials recently hosted their first Chinese familiarization tour of the state for Chinese tour operators.
July 10, 2013 - 3:06pm
June 28, 2013
China to boost wheat imports after extensive rain damage to crops
BEIJING/SINGAPORE -- China will tap global markets for more top-quality wheat after rains during last month's harvest damaged some 10 million...
June 28, 2013 - 6:54am
June 14, 2013
GUEBERT: Top reasons to love China's purchase of Smithfield
There are dozens of reasons for American farmers and ranchers to be thrilled -- nay, elated! -- by Shuanghui International Holding Inc.'s proposed...
June 14, 2013 - 6:07am
April 18, 2013
Daugaard builds trust with tribes
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has been quietly meeting and building relationships with South Dakota's American Indian tribal leaders, and he says the...
April 18, 2013 - 9:28pm