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Mitchell Parks Dept. master plan gets go-ahead from council
Record warm streak set to snap
Senators cool toward meat labeling changes
Concert of love songs planned for Sunday at DWU
Two MHS students qualify for national debate tournament
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Tigers end Golden Eagles' campaign in 8B playoffs
Yankton girls edge Kernels
Bucks knock down Kernels
Area basketball roundup: Hawks squeak past Huskies in District 8B opener
Monster on the mat: Chamberlain's Hutmacher after state title
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Pauline C. (Rowe) Fogarty
Marvis Jean Godber
Hazel F. Wipf
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
DAUGAARD: Steps forward in mental health
ROZUM: Here comes crossover day
GRAVES: The sweets bring a sparkle to the eye
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
February 14, 2013
Speaker at SDSU to discuss China's influence
BROOKINGS -- Award-winning photojournalist James Whitlow Delano will address "Chinese Soft Power, WikiLeaks and a Small Amazonian Country" at South Dakota State University this month. Delano will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Bailey Rotunda Room D on the campus. His lecture is open...
February 14, 2013 - 5:34am
January 16, 2013
Sanford Health might expand to China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sanford Health could be operating in China in about a year if the Dakotas-based health system can work out details of a joint venture with the country's communist government. Sanford Executive Vice President Ruth Krystopolski tells the media the Chinese government...
January 16, 2013 - 8:11am
January 2, 2013
SD governor leading another trade mission to China
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Wednesday that he'll lead another trade mission to China in the spring, and he urged South Dakota business...
January 2, 2013 - 3:16pm
November 7, 2012
Typhoon no obstacle to third record Chinese corn harvest
CHICAGO -- Chinese farmers are reaping a third record corn harvest even after a typhoon wiped out some of the crop, easing demand for imports at a time when the U.S. drought is driving sales from the biggest exporter to a four-decade low. The harvest rose 3.6 percent to 199.74...
November 7, 2012 - 7:28am
September 6, 2012
China's corn demand not deterred by record prices
HONG KONG -- Corn consumption in China, the world's second-largest user, remains resilient even after prices rallied to a record in Chicago, according to DWS Investments, which invests $3.4 billion in agriculture-related businesses. "We still have strong demand from countries...
September 6, 2012 - 11:16am
July 30, 2012
Sanford Health considers opening a pediatric clinic in Ningo, China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sanford Health is considering expanding to China. The Dakotas-based hospital system is sending a team from Sioux Falls in August to the country to see whether it is possible to open a pediatric clinic in the city of Ningo, a port on the East China Sea. ...
July 30, 2012 - 7:25am
June 12, 2012
Chinese delegation visits Ethan farm
ETHAN -- A Chinese delegation visited a rural Ethan farm Tuesday to see where some of the country's soybean supply is produced. Matt Bainbridge,...
June 12, 2012 - 11:40pm
Ethan family hosting China trade delegation
ETHAN (AP) -- An Ethan family on Tuesday is hosting a group of pork producers and industry members from China. The trade team is in South Dakota on a 10-day study tour of the Midwest that's sponsored by the U.S. Soybean Export Council. The group attended the World Pork Expo in Des...
June 12, 2012 - 9:06am
May 31, 2012
LETTER: Chinese appreciate US farming
To the Editor: It is a long way from Parker to China. I am fortunate to have had the opportunity to travel there twice in the last eight months. Even though the land area of the U.S. and China is fairly close, China has nearly four times the people (1.4 billion). In recent years,...
May 31, 2012 - 8:42am
April 19, 2012
Daugaard: Chinese businessmen plan to visit SD
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov.
April 19, 2012 - 10:03am
March 15, 2012
SD ag official to be on fed trade mission to China
PIERRE (AP) -- An official with South Dakota's Agriculture Department is taking part in a federal trade mission to China. Ag Development Director Lucas Lentsch will be part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture trip from March 23-28. It will be led by USDA Acting Undersecretary Michael...
March 15, 2012 - 3:04pm
January 21, 2012
Fast train to China
KIMBALL -- Chuck Jepson is always in search of his next big project. "When we go into an area, we say this is going to change the skyline for 50 years," he said. Jepson, of Fort Pierre, is behind the construction of a $32 million grain-loading facility known as Liberty Grain located...
January 21, 2012 - 12:35am
January 18, 2012
Thune talks African markets, U2, Obama during Mitchell stop
Sen. John Thune has been a U2 fan for three decades, and now he's even more impressed by the band's lead singer, Bono. Thune spent eight days...
January 18, 2012 - 6:28am
August 29, 2011
Video of Chinese general discussing spying leaked onto YouTube
BEIJING (AP) - Footage of a Chinese general discussing sensitive spying cases has been leaked onto Google Inc.'s video sharing site YouTube, in what appears to be an embarrassing failure of secrecy for the usually tightlipped military. It wasn't clear when or where Maj. Gen. Jin...
August 29, 2011 - 11:45am
August 15, 2011
US suspects Pakistan let China see secret US helicopter after bin Laden raid
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials suspect that Pakistan allowed the Chinese military to see secret new U.S. technology _ the U.S. helicopter that crashed in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Two senior defense officials said Monday that it is not certain, but that officials suspect...
August 15, 2011 - 9:55am