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67-year-old cancer survivor participates in Saturday’s Tour De Corn
Twin Cities woman notches half-marathons in every state
Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91
Local lumber: Company provides material for popular home trend
1 man killed, woman injured in crash near Whiteclay
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll: How They Fared
Pressure to win: Prep football coaching tenure decreasing in South Dakota
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Pauline A. Hrdlicka
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
July 31, 2017
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows the drought is expanding in South Dakota, with nearly 100 percent of the state in...
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 24, 2017
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Harvest crews are in northeast North Dakota this weekend to take emergency Conservation Reserve Program hay, though some...
July 24, 2017 - 6:11am
July 11, 2017
CRP haying allowed in drought-stricken South Dakota counties
PIERRE (AP) — The federal government is allowing emergency haying of Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota counties dealing with drought. Certain CRP acres earlier were opened to grazing. Haying is now being added, starting Sunday. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map...
July 11, 2017 - 10:31am
July 6, 2017
Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Here are five stories to know headed into Thursday, July 6. 1. Mitchell residents may have illegally fired off fireworks on the Fourth of July,...
July 6, 2017 - 8:58am
2017 CRP enrollment in Hanson County nearly quadruples 2016 total
HANSON COUNTY — Conservation is booming in Hanson County as farmers enrolled nearly 2,000 acres of land into a federal reserve program...
July 6, 2017 - 8:30am
June 29, 2017
CRP emergency: Thune's request aids livestock producers battling drought
WASHINGTON — Help is on the way for drought-stricken livestock producers. Two days after U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-South Dakota, requested...
June 29, 2017 - 11:27am
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
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
WASHINGTON — New enrollment in a popular conservation program has been frozen, but producers interested in it shouldn't give up hope, a...
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm
March 20, 2017
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 2, 2017
New proposal announced as work begins on 2018 farm bill
U.S. Sen. John Thune said the 2018 farm bill will need "innovative solutions and flexibility" to alleviate low commodity prices that are plaguing...
March 2, 2017 - 7:16pm
January 15, 2017
Daugaard hoping for expanded CRP acres
As governor of one of the nation's most prominent crop producing states, South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard's stance on ag issues carries weight....
January 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
October 17, 2016
A South Dakotan's field of dreams
When South Dakotans picture opening day of pheasant season, they see unharvested corn and milo fields, sloughs, shelterbelts, and food plots...
October 17, 2016 - 5:15pm
August 18, 2016
S.D. delegation: Federal regulations hinder U.S. ag industry
South Dakota's congressional delegation said federal regulations are disrupting what U.S. Sen. John Thune called the state's "most important...
August 18, 2016 - 8:39am
July 26, 2016
Wildlife may decline due to after-effects of farm bill
The potential future loss of the state's wildlife habitat leaves South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks officials concerned for the future of wildlife. This year, there were 42,352 acres of South Dakota land submitted by landowners for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) during general...
July 26, 2016 - 5:59pm
February 18, 2016
CRP provides important benefits and alternatives for South Dakota farmers
Landowners have until February 26 to enroll eligible land in the current Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general sign-up. Between the improvements...
February 18, 2016 - 12:36pm