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One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
With legalization growing elsewhere, marijuana makes up half of N.D. drug arrests
Around the Region: Plankinton, Wessington Springs and Stickney
City of Mitchell declares snow emergency
Six bodies found dismembered in landscape planters in Canada
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Max wins 195-pound title for Kernels
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
Saturday's state wrestling results
Hutmacher defends title, wins showdown with Casperson
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
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
Diane V. Neth
Norval "Shorty" M. Mathis
LETTER: Make America great again — with Chinese money!
OPINION: The gift of grandchildren
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
February 5, 2018
Way up north: Project seeks to expand cover crop use
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Matt Nelson began experimenting with cover crops in 2012 and doesn't expect them to provide quick or easy solutions....
February 5, 2018 - 7:08am
February 3, 2018
How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
Bees are vital to agriculture, but bee populations have faced serious problems in recent years. Both pesticides and pests are being blamed for...
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
January 29, 2018
Precision ag tools can improve profitability, work with conservation
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When people think of precision agriculture, they often think of autosteer, variable-rate seeding, satellites or drones....
January 29, 2018 - 6:45am
October 31, 2017
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
FARGO — Dwindling grassland remnants in the Great Plains continued their decline last year with the loss of 2.5 million acres consumed...
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
October 21, 2017
WOSTER: Pheasants in the Soil Bank
I don't know if that Soil Bank deal helped farmers the way it was supposed to 60 years ago, but it sure put a lot of pheasants on a piece of...
October 21, 2017 - 10:15am
August 19, 2017
Turn In Poacher arrests reach record high
Poachers, beware. The Turn In Poachers (TIPs) hotline made the highest amount of arrests in the program's history, with 364 investigations leading...
August 19, 2017 - 10:15am
August 7, 2017
Feds to give states more flexibility in protecting wild bird
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department on Monday unveiled a plan to protect the threatened sage grouse that gives Western states greater...
August 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
July 11, 2017
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 30, 2017
Ducks Unlimited invests in region's environment
A joint effort between Ducks Unlimited, South Dakota State University, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks and the Natural Resources Conservation...
May 30, 2017 - 3:21pm
May 19, 2017
Farm bill forecast: Sen. Thune seeking to cut costs, pay farmers more for productive land
More commodity and conservation programs for less cost. That's part of an ideal farm bill for John Thune, a Republican U.S. senator representing...
May 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 20, 2017
GF&P habitat map to help prairie grouse hunters, conservation efforts
PIERRE — Avid prairie grouse hunters may have better luck tracking the birds this hunting season as state officials piece together a two-state...
April 20, 2017 - 5:10pm
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
HOUGHTON, S.D. — With the current low commodity price environment, farmers are relying more on farm program payments to help them stay...
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
March 15, 2017
'Trophy' film tackles African hunting and conservation
AUSTIN, Texas -- The new documentary "Trophy" opens in a sprawling corner of South Africa run by John Hume, who is praised by some as protecting...
March 15, 2017 - 4:50pm
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