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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
September 18, 2016
Finding a formula for higher crop yields
It's no secret that crop yields have been trending up. Within the last 30 years the national average yield in corn has soared from 120 bushels...
September 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 19, 2016
Finding cattle feed with less pasture
It's the Cain and Abel conflict of agriculture: you farm or you ranch. Very few do both. But with the push for more sustainable farming practices,...
August 19, 2016 - 12:27pm
August 17, 2016
Thank a farmer
On Capitol Hill where very few people were “farm kids” and even fewer actually pursued farming or ranching as a career, the personal impact...
August 17, 2016 - 10:54am
June 9, 2016
Howard farmer gets a helping hand
HOWARD — Thanks to the assistance of one national organization, a broken leg hasn't broken one farmer's spirit. On March 17, Howard farmer...
June 9, 2016 - 8:29am
April 21, 2016
OPINION: Fall flat on my what?
Back in the good ol' days (probably 2013), I recall having a conversation with a farmer who was in his 60s, he was telling me how his son's generation was completely out of control with their spending. This included machinery purchases, family living, high-priced land, etc. What he...
April 21, 2016 - 11:11am
January 29, 2016
Sure, that'll work ... of course it won't
There was a mirrored symmetry to the news last week that reflects badly — but not unfairly — on American agriculture. On Jan. 18, Farm Futures magazine released its updated presidential surveys among farmers for both the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucus and the overall...
January 29, 2016 - 10:34am
January 22, 2016
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
Low gas prices may save drivers at the pump, but ultimately cost farmers. The price of oil has dropped to its lowest level in more than 10 years,...
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am
October 5, 2015
Industrial hemp gains ground
RAY, N.D. -- Wayne Hauge walks across his farmstead to the field where he plans to one day plant his first crop of industrial hemp. His farm, RBJ Farms Inc., named after his grown sons Raymond, Brandon and Jordan, was worked by his father, grandfather and great-grandfather before...
October 5, 2015 - 11:18am
September 21, 2015
County-by-county harvest outlook: Spotty rains, hail cause varying yields
It just depends. That’s the consensus on what crop yields look like in southcentral and southeastern South Dakota this year. Spotty rains and rampant thunderstorms throughout the summer left some farmers with much-needed timely rains, others with barely enough, and still others...
September 21, 2015 - 1:35pm
August 13, 2015
USDA report punches grain prices
Grain prices have been beat up this week following a report from the United States Department of Agriculture. Jared Hofer, director of farm...
August 13, 2015 - 9:38pm
August 6, 2015
OPINION: SAFE: a not-so-safe, unwise trick
There’s little safety and virtually no accuracy in SAFE, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, that passed in the U.S. House of...
August 6, 2015 - 10:56am
July 14, 2015
Winter wheat harvest getting underway in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The winter wheat harvest is underway in South Dakota, but the crop isn't as good as farmers had hoped for when they planted it last fall. Ten percent of the winter wheat in the state has been combined, ahead of zero percent last year at the same time but...
July 14, 2015 - 1:20pm
July 7, 2015
Rainy week brings moisture to South Dakota crops, pastures
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rain over the past week brought moisture to crops and pastures in many parts of South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that topsoil moisture supplies in the state are rated 82 percent adequate to surplus, and subsoil moisture...
July 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
July 6, 2015
Holy cow! Milk supplies overwhelm U.S. dairies
CHICAGO — There's so much milk flowing out of U.S. cows these days that some is ending up in dirt pits because dairies can't find buyers. Domestic...
July 6, 2015 - 9:11am
July 2, 2015
Wheat, corn, soybean stocks all are up in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Stocks of wheat, corn and soybeans all are up in South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says in its latest report that wheat stored in all positions on June 1 totaled 31.6 million bushels, up 45 percent from a year ago. Soybean stocks stood at 24.8 million...
July 2, 2015 - 11:34am