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New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Federal judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for pregnant, undocumented teen
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
Trump offered a grieving military father $25,000 in a call, but didn't follow through
'That's a dumb question': It's no surprise that John McCain's frustration with Fox News boiled over
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)
Traxler: The festive football season has arrived
Four smallest football classes under new playoff format
Kluth rolls second 300 game
Defending champions making their moves
Team-by-team look at area high school playoff teams
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
Dolores Mae Kalda
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
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
Despite weekend's record-setting rain, Mitchell still lagging in yearly precipitation
Despite record-setting rainfall on Saturday, Mitchell is still well behind last year's total precipitation amount. As of Monday afternoon, the...
September 26, 2017 - 8:22am
September 25, 2017
Rain before harvest
ETHAN — The rain this weekend was not going to stop Jared Storm from preparing for harvest season. "There is always something to get done,"...
September 25, 2017 - 8:01am
September 7, 2017
Drought conditions in Dakotas change little over the week
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Drought conditions in the Dakotas haven't changed much over the past week, due to above-normal temperatures and little rain. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows 66 percent of North Dakota in some stage of drought, unchanged over the week. Twenty-one percent...
September 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2017
Potatoes look good in ND, Minn. as crops avoid drought, deluges
INKSTER, N.D. — Red River Valley potato growers generally have avoided drought and deluge this growing season. That bodes well for the...
August 24, 2017 - 6:37pm
Do you know what fairy rings are? They sprout after wet weather
WASHINGTON - Have you heard of "fairy rings?" Some people respond, "Who hasn't?" while others look at you funny and wonder if it's a trick question...
August 24, 2017 - 1:29pm
August 21, 2017
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
I was driving back from Bismarck, feeling a bit grumbly. I'd had a couple interviews there, but part of my plan for the day had been to find...
August 21, 2017 - 5:45am
July 15, 2017
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
"Pray for rain." I've heard that statement often in recent weeks. A hashtag, #prayforrain, has even been circulating. Growing up in and around...
July 15, 2017 - 9:09am
June 26, 2017
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
FT. PIERRE, S.D. — Central South Dakota has had a bit of a rain revival, but many areas have back-slid into drought. Brothers Pete and...
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 19, 2017
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Showers have brought some relief to South Dakota farmers, but much of the state remains dry. The U.S. Department of Agriculture...
June 19, 2017 - 4:16pm
May 22, 2017
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
It was 10 months ago that much of South Dakota was begging for a drink of water. At least the fields were. Last year in July, more than half...
May 22, 2017 - 4:37pm
April 10, 2017
‘Miserable’ storm causes crashes, power outages
A statewide rain and snow storm caused chaos on the roadways, as Highway Patrol troopers responded to more than 30 calls in about 13 hours. From...
April 10, 2017 - 5:47pm
January 17, 2017
Drought-to-drenched California faces H20 balancing act
Rain has finally been falling hard in California, where reservoirs are filling up fast. After six years of punishing drought, that's obviously a good thing. But it creates a balancing-act challenge for the state's water managers. Keep too much holed up in storage and the system will...
January 17, 2017 - 1:14pm
December 23, 2016
Rain, strong winds expected for Christmas day
A Christmas Day storm may wreak havoc for many travelers in South Dakota this weekend. A storm system will be crossing the center portion of...
December 23, 2016 - 5:10pm
August 19, 2016
Thursday night storm drops 5 inches of rain near Howard
HOWARD — Up to five inches of rain and softball sized hail were reported near Howard as a result of a Thursday night storm that blanketed...
August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
April 26, 2016
Up to 2½ inches of rain expected Wednesday in Mitchell
A storm is heading for Mitchell that could double this month's rain accumulation, despite already wetter-than-normal conditions. According to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Mitchell is expected to receive up to 2½ inches of rainfall Wednesday. The upcoming precipitation...
April 26, 2016 - 5:25pm