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Police: Man in mask, US Postal Service uniform robs business
University of South Dakota football player accused of rape
A self-proclaimed Nazi is banned from his college campus in Florida - but allowed to remain a student
Hughes County Jail on pace for record federal revenue
Thanksgiving meal served up for oil spill cleanup crews
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Coyotes improve to 5-1, defeating Southern Miss
Class 9A all-state football: Jaguars loaded with five all-state players
Selland leads Jacks over No. 23 NC State
Vikings' Zimmer says blocked kicks weren't Forbath's fault
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Michael "Mick" Kirwan
Sylvester "John" Charette
Jennie (Dykman) Bultsma
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
THUNE: A once-in-a-generation opportunity
SMITH: An important time to be thankful
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wayne Decker is turning 85
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
July 31, 2017
Returning home, a Minnesota farmer becomes a 6th generation for the birds
KENSINGTON, Minn. — Erica Sawatzke is joining a tradition of turkey production that dates back to the Civil War, with lots of female and...
July 31, 2017 - 8:30am
March 5, 2017
U.S. confirms first case this year of avian influenza in flock
March 5, 2017 - 9:01pm
December 28, 2016
Burger King, Tim Hortons to curb antibiotics used in chicken
CHICAGO/LOS ANGELES—Restaurant chains Burger King and Tim Hortons plan to switch to chicken raised without antibiotics considered "critically...
December 28, 2016 - 4:32pm
November 21, 2016
Thanksgiving cheer for consumers as turkey, ham prices fall
CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. consumers can expect to spend less on their traditional Thanksgiving and Christmas turkeys and hams this year as supplies...
November 21, 2016 - 8:25am
May 20, 2015
Amid flu outbreak, state board shuts down poultry expositions
PIERRE — Bird flu that has swept through many turkey and chicken operations in South Dakota and neighboring states now has another casualty: Poultry expositions. The South Dakota Animal Industry Board voted unanimously Wednesday to order an immediate suspension of poultry shows. State...
May 20, 2015 - 4:28pm
May 7, 2015
Decomposing turkeys and chickens lead to odors, flies
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Millions of dead chickens and turkeys lie in stinking, fly-swarmed piles near dozens of Iowa farms, casualties of a bird flu virus that's swept through the state's large poultry operations in the last month. Contractors hired by the U.S. Department of...
May 7, 2015 - 2:49pm
February 18, 2014
Group pushing backyard chickens in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — A group of backyard chicken advocates is gearing up for a second run at legalizing the birds inside Rapid City limits. Rapid City Hens spokeswoman Brooke Romeo says the group will be presenting a new draft ordinance to the Rapid City Council, after an unsuccessful...
February 18, 2014 - 6:59am
August 29, 2013
ALAN GUEBERT: The other red meat
A lean hog is not a fat chicken, but the marketing geniuses hired by the National Pork Board sure sold a lotta' hams, bacons and butts when, in 1987, they began to promote pork as "The Other White Meat." Now, 25 years after that brilliant sleight-of-hand, the pork crowd wants to be...
August 29, 2013 - 10:24pm
April 18, 2013
GUEBERT: Odious riders on poultry, genetically modified crops pass Congress
While Max Baucus and Jon Tester are both Democrats, both U.S. senators and both Montana country boys, last month's hurried vote to fund nearly...
April 18, 2013 - 11:36am
April 26, 2012
OPINION: Cows, pigs, chickens have drug problem Congress can fix
Much of the beef, pork or chicken we eat contains small amounts of antibiotics. The drugs are fed to animals so they can thrive in the crowded, often-fetid factory farms that dominate U.S.
April 26, 2012 - 10:24am