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Injunction against federal water rule may expand
Federal government files suit against Sioux Falls landlord
Driver crashes pickup into building in northeast SD
SBA says deadline to apply for disaster loans approaching
EPA: Clean water rule in effect despite court ruling
NDSU program uses horses to help veterans heal
South Dakota farmer named treasurer of world soy initiative
SDSU Extension, others to host grassland fire workshops
In reversal, abundant grain trains available for harvest
SD drought free for second straight week
MHS volleyball falls to Spearfish
Balance bicycle world championships held in Rapid City
Polo tradition ends in Black Hills after 3 decades
Tigers open season with 40-27 win over in-state rival Dakota State
Monday's sports schedule
‘Walt Before Mickey’ producers visit DWU, theater for film premiere
Tony Orlando still on the road after 54 years
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band returns to Mitchell
'Walt Before Mickey' premieres today
Theory of a Deadman: rock stars promise they 'never disappoint'
Harry "Juny" Lee Durst
Norman F. Murphy
OPINION: Wrong way on the railroad track leads to orphan adventures
OPINION: A man's outlandish ideas are adventures in disguise
OPINION: SDHSAA is headed to more democracy
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
When Mexicans crossed our border to feed Americans in need
SD GF&P searching for adequate number of resident Canada geese
OPINION: The curse of the banana strikes again
Fishing license sales set another record in North Dakota
Officials: Salmon caught on Lake Oahe is South Dakota record
North Dakota waterfowl, fall wild turkey hunting seasons set
June 11, 2015
South Dakota Farmers Union celebrates Wessington Springs family
Celebrating a century of service to South Dakota's farm and ranch families, throughout 2015, South Dakota Farmers Union will highlight members...
News / local
June 11, 2015 - 9:49am
February 26, 2014
'Winter grazing requires prudent planning'
BROOKINGS -- Winter feed represents one of the largest costs for a livestock production enterprise. One alternative to limit costs resulting from harvest/purchase of hay or feeding of hay is grazing pasture that has been stockpiled for winter. "Allocation of feed resources available...
News / state
February 26, 2014 - 8:49pm
June 12, 2013
Badlands National Park bison plan questioned
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A proposal to expand bison grazing in Badlands National Park in southwestern South Dakota is being questioned by some neighboring cattle ranchers who fear it could harm their operations. The park's bison herd, which has been confined to a 100-square-mile area for...
News / state
June 12, 2013 - 3:20pm
July 23, 2012
CRP acres in Dakotas opened to haying, grazing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Farmers and ranchers in the Dakotas affected by drought will be able to use Conservation Reserve Program acres for emergency haying or grazing after Monday's announcement by USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack. Vilsack in his announcement says lands not yet classified...
News / state
July 23, 2012 - 2:59pm
July 12, 2012
Farmers Union: Open CRP to haying, grazing
HURON (AP) -- The South Dakota Farmers Union is urging Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to open Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota to haying and grazing to combat the lingering drought. Farmers Union President Doug Sombke says in a letter to Vilsack sent Wednesday...
News / state
July 12, 2012 - 7:20am
March 2, 2012
Grazing winter pastures in May is OK
BROOKINGS -- Winter pastures are an integral part of many cow/calf operations in South Dakota, providing valuable grazing, along with protection from seasonal weather. Many ranchers defer grazing these special pastures during the growing season in order to protect production, says...
March 2, 2012 - 9:36pm
February 17, 2012
SDSU researchers say grazing winter pastures in early May is OK
BROOKINGS -- Winter pastures are an integral part of many cow/calf operations in South Dakota, providing valuable grazing along with protection from seasonal weather. Many ranchers defer grazing these special pastures during the growing season in order to protect production, says...
February 17, 2012 - 9:29pm
February 7, 2012
Clark rancher gets probation, fine for defrauding Sioux tribe
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota rancher has been sentenced to 1 ½ years of probation and fined $2,500 for defrauding the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. Seventy-one-year-old Donald Dunlavy of Clark also was ordered to pay $500 in restitution. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says Dunlavy...
News / crime
February 7, 2012 - 11:32am