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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Andes Central breaks ground on $13M expansion
Authorities: Chamberlain man received 20K illegal pills through mail
Sioux Falls mayor slashes funding in 5-year capital plan
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Area baseball roundup: Salem picks up Cornbelt League win
Players buying in on Kernel basketball rebuild
Small College Basketball Hall of Fame to induct Don Meyer
Post 18 piles up the hits, downs Sioux Falls West 11-2
FCA football camp in Mitchell July 12
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Leona "Onie" Kost
Joyce Carol Fredrikson
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
OPINION: A teen's summertime rite of passage
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
April 26, 2017
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
WASHINGTON — Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., was talking with a group of ag journalists when Rep. Collin Peterson. D-Minn., strolled into the...
April 26, 2017 - 12:16pm
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
February 15, 2017
Noem seeks crop insurance revisions for next Farm Bill
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem is hoping to see the next iteration of the Farm Bill get kicked over to the Senate well in advance of its expiration. The...
February 15, 2017 - 4:56pm
October 3, 2016
Where the Farm Bill stands
It's hard to believe fall is already here, although take just one step out the door and the temperature will remove all doubts. For most of my...
October 3, 2016 - 5:15pm
August 18, 2016
With no Dakotafest debates, Democrats respond to GOP leaders
With no congressional debates at Dakotafest in 2016, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Jay Williams took the stage Thursday to respond to the...
August 18, 2016 - 5:17pm
November 21, 2015
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for some producers
The Farm Bill payments are in for South Dakota producers, and some aren't happy with the returns. According to Craig Schaunaman, state executive...
November 21, 2015 - 7:37am
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
Last year's passage of the 2014 farm bill was a significant step forward for South Dakota farmers, ranchers and agri-businesses, as it included...
January 21, 2015 - 4:12pm
January 5, 2015
Oacoma to host FSA-SDSU meeting on farm bill
BROOKINGS — The first deadline for sign up for the 2014 farm bill is Feb. 27.
January 5, 2015 - 1:17am
January 2, 2015
COLUMN: Time to count more than just your blessings
As 2014 has drawn to a close, we need to count our blessings. In February of 2014, a new farm bill was signed into law which will continue to provide subsidized crop insurance and financial safety for ag producers. Throughout the spring and summer, most areas had adequate moisture...
January 2, 2015 - 11:45am
November 18, 2014
GUEBERT: Heritage Foundation at odds with farm subsidies
American humorist Will Rogers once noted that he "wasn't a member of any organized political party" because "I am a Democrat." The crack is dead-on funny because it's bulls-eye true. Just ask any Democrat. Ag Republicans on Capitol Hill, however, are working feverishly to take the...
November 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
CRP land shrinking in SD, nationwide
South Dakota farmers and ranchers are setting aside fewer acres under the federal Conservation Reserve Program. The program, part of the farm...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
Continuous CRP sign-up starts Monday
WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced this week that farmers, ranchers and landowners committed to protecting and conserving environmentally sensitive land may sign up for the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) beginning Monday. Vilsack also announced that retiring...
November 18, 2014 - 1:16pm
GUEBERT: New farm bill programs confusing
All right, listen up! We've got a lot to sort out here and little time to do it. First off, sure, you're confused. Hey, your neighbor is confused. Your uncle's confused. Your dog's confused. Fact is, everyone's confused. But we've been confused worse than this before and we all managed...
November 18, 2014 - 1:13pm
GUEBERT: 2014 farm bill: 'Immense bundle of subsidies'
In a series of toughly-worded articles published in Choices, the quarterly journal of the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA), nearly every major element of the 2014 farm bill — from its expanded crop insurance program to its impact on global trade negotiations...
November 18, 2014 - 1:12pm