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Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Platte’s New Hope to be ready for use by spring
Dakota Wesleyan band director selected for masterclass in London
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Six area teams scheduled for boys basketball shootout in Madison
Tiger men roll past Dordt
Photos from Dakota Wesleyan's doubleheader sweep of Dordt College
Defense carries the day for Tiger women over Dordt
Winner’s Ewing is latest Warrior to join Jackrabbits
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
W.P. "Pete" Olson
Ardith J. Muilenburg
Thomas Ralph Mielke
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
February 4, 2010
Ethanol backers criticize EPA over indirect land-use issue
Some ag-state lawmakers and pro-ethanol forces are decrying the use of foreign factors to determine the environmental impact of U.S. biofuels. ...
February 4, 2010 - 7:59am
January 5, 2010
USDA enhances integrity and defensibility of farm programs and streamlines payment limits for family farmers
HURON, SD, Jan. 5, 2010 - Craig Schaunaman, State Executive Director of USDA's Farm Service Agency in South Dakota announced today that USDA is partnering with the Internal Revenue Service to reduce fraud in farm programs and streamlining payment limits for family farmers. The actions...
January 5, 2010 - 1:21pm
December 29, 2009
Former Mission rancher new ag dean at SDSU
A former president and general manager of a ranch at Mission is the new dean of agriculture at South Dakota State University. The Brookings-based university announced that Barry Dunn, an agricultural academic administrator with South Dakota ties, will assume the duties of dean...
December 29, 2009 - 8:08am
Howard men create farm improvements
HOWARD -- Randy Leith wanted a way to take better care of smaller roads in his county.
December 29, 2009 - 7:58am
December 18, 2009
White Lake teen sells prized steer for $22,000
WHITE LAKE -- Bayley Kroupa is no stranger to showing cattle in the Sale of Champions, a part of the North American International Livestock Exposition at which buyers can bid on animals raised by youth from across the country. But even three previous years of experience didn't...
December 18, 2009 - 7:58am
December 17, 2009
Bill may aid S.D. railroad patrons
Hoping to give South Dakota farmers "a fair shake" from rail carriers, John Thune has thrown his support behind legislation designed to assist small shippers who do not have the expertise to make challenges or complaints about their rail service. Thune is the ranking member of...
December 17, 2009 - 7:51am
December 12, 2009
As one area livestock auction closes, others adapt to changing markets
WAGNER -- The lights are out, the pens are empty and the stove is cold at the Wagner Livestock Auction. Owner Dale Meyer, 83, said it wasn't...
December 12, 2009 - 12:29am
December 11, 2009
Barrick: No-till clinic a success
The No-till Clinic recently held in Mitchell drew a crowd of over 100 people. Cover crops are still a big topic. We had a plot near Tyndall this year and one at Lake Andes. Master Gardeners Meet I recently met with the new graduating class of Master Gardeners in Wagner. They...
December 11, 2009 - 3:50pm
Cold weather prompts shortage of No. 1 diesel fuel in region
The rapid onslaught of frigid weather and a late harvest have created a demand wave for No. 1 diesel fuel throughout the region. It's been tough to find for consumers and suppliers alike. "It got cold so fast we didn't have enough on hand," said Tammy Lorang, owner of Mount...
December 11, 2009 - 8:09am
Bumper harvest looks to drag into 2010
TRIPP -- Snow was clearly visible in parts of a wind-scoured field David Guthmiller and his father, Delmar, were combining Thursday afternoon...
December 11, 2009 - 7:56am
December 10, 2009
Region students compete at state FFA event
FFA members from across South Dakota met on Dec.
December 10, 2009 - 8:08am
December 9, 2009
Cow, bull program planned Tuesday
PLANKINTON -- A cow and bull informational program will be on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 10:30 a.m. at the 4-H Building, Plankinton; and at 6 p.m.
December 9, 2009 - 2:45pm
December 3, 2009
In Other Words: Farmers: A great resource
This Thanksgiving, families across this nation gathered to count blessings, gobble up great food and bask in the abundance of what Americans have come to know as food security. I am a South Dakota farmer and I am proud to help provide for our nation's food security through my every...
December 3, 2009 - 8:03am
November 25, 2009
S. Dakota turkey production on three-year decline
Nationally, producers of two Thanksgiving staples have faced problems feared by all agricultural producers: lower demand, high input costs and a weak export market. However, one holiday-related product is faring worse than the other in South Dakota. According to the U.S....
November 25, 2009 - 8:00am
Opinion: An unexpected bonus while hunting
Don, one of my best friends, is a farmer. Like any great artist, he leaves his signature on any given field. It may be the well thought out planting of trees, or it may be a few rows of milo down the middle of a CRP field. Last Sunday while pheasant hunting, we learned that he had...
November 25, 2009 - 12:00am