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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Catching up with former area athletes: Sebern scores for Saints
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
Vikings 'high level' of play equal parts offense, defense
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
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
September 26, 2017
U.S. scientists to skip Monsanto summit on controversial weed killer
CHICAGO - Monsanto Co invited dozens of weed scientists to a summit this week to win backing for a controversial herbicide but many have declined,...
September 26, 2017 - 7:32pm
September 17, 2017
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
WEST FARGO — Regardless of future regulation or legal issues, an educator in agricultural pesticide application techniques urges farmers...
September 17, 2017 - 4:19am
September 7, 2017
Monsanto seeks to end Arkansas ban on herbicide linked to crop damage
CHICAGO - Monsanto Co pushed Arkansas on Thursday to allow farmers to spray crops with the company's dicamba herbicide, linked to damage on plants...
September 7, 2017 - 3:56pm
August 21, 2017
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
CHICAGO - With Monsanto Co's latest flagship weed killer, dicamba, banned in Arkansas and under review by U.S. regulators over concerns it can...
August 21, 2017 - 2:48pm
August 9, 2017
Scant oversight, corporate secrecy preceded weed killer crisis
NEW YORK - As the U.S. growing season entered its peak this summer, farmers began posting startling pictures on social media: fields of beans,...
August 9, 2017 - 7:24am
August 2, 2017
U.S. farmers are dealing with a 'double whammy' from a drifting herbicide
An advanced weed-killing chemical has twice come back to haunt Arkansas farmer John Weiss. The herbicide, known as dicamba, has long been employed...
August 2, 2017 - 10:15am
June 15, 2017
Davison County farmer directs $2,500 donation to Mitchell Christian School
One Davison County farmer has Mitchell Christian School growing its technology. Mitchell Christian School received upgraded computers through...
June 15, 2017 - 1:10pm
June 22, 2015
Neil Young takes aim not just at Trump, but Monsanto and Starbucks, too
Well, we're definitely in election season, folks. Cantankerous hell-raiser and Bernie Sanders endorser Neil Young has come forward to say that he really doesn't care for Donald Trump and doesn't want the Republican presidential candidate using his music at campaign events. He said...
June 22, 2015 - 9:55am
October 5, 2013
Kimball school gets $25,000 grant
KIMBALL — The Kimball School District has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The grant will help enhance the district’s science programs, Kimball Superintendent Sheri Hardman said Friday. It...
October 5, 2013 - 9:29am
May 14, 2013
Monsanto wins seed case as high court backs patent rights
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court Monday bolstered Monsanto Co.'s ability to control the use of its genetically modified seeds, ruling that companies can block efforts to circumvent patents on self replicating technologies. The justices unanimously upheld an $84,456 award...
May 14, 2013 - 7:05am
February 21, 2013
GUEBERT: Seed patents before US Supreme Court
The world's biggest seed company never saw Vernon Hugh Bowman coming. It should have because, beginning in May 1999, the self-described,...
February 21, 2013 - 1:31pm
June 26, 2012
GUEBERT: Monsanto acquires Precision Planting, the future of farming
Every week for 19 years this 170 sq. ft., two-dog, one-person office has declared its complete devotion to numbers. For example, just last...
June 26, 2012 - 10:56pm
November 13, 2010
Letters to the Editor
In S.D., all one needs is to be Republican To the Editor: I know you won't put this in your paper since you helped so much to condemn the Obama presidency. But I want you to know how depressed I am about the attitude politically here in South Dakota. I never thought I'd agree...
November 13, 2010 - 12:10am