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A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
More Mitchell School District employees could get state retirement
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Parkston's Van Laecken honored by national induction
Cindi D. Mulder
Audrey Jane (Bosworth) Sonne
LETTER: SD opens arms to drinking
WOSTER: Considering cleanliness and creativity
LETTER: Noem isn't governor material
LETTER: NAFTA died ugly death it deserved
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
Lowell and Carole Funk
Rolf & Marjean Hope
Dolores (Lori) Kelsey
June 17, 2018
Commentary: Family ranch is a special place, not just for the ones who live there now
"This place, there's just something about it that makes people feel like it's their own. It's special that way I think," my husband said as he...
June 17, 2018 - 6:53am
March 12, 2018
Busy SD farm twins 7 out of 22 heifers as snow, wind take toll
MIDLAND, S.D. — The Steve Daly family missed the big snow at the farm and ranch west of Midland on March 5. Heavy, wet snow this time of...
March 12, 2018 - 7:01am
January 13, 2018
Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser...
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
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 4, 2017
OPINION: From the mouths of farmers and ranchers
One of the aspects I dearly love about being around farmers and ranchers — especially the old-school guys — is hearing their unique...
September 4, 2017 - 5:36pm
August 15, 2017
Continuing a legacy: Dakotafest exhibitor educates visitors on hiring extra labor
Alan Hojer knows first hand the growing pains of adding labor to a farm. But he views it as an opportunity to practice leadership and expand...
August 15, 2017 - 5:13pm
May 27, 2017
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
Q: What is your role in agriculture today? My husband and I operate a 200-head commercial cow/calf operation and 200-plus head bred heifer development...
May 27, 2017 - 12:17pm
May 14, 2017
An ode to farm and ranch moms
I don't think Mom wanted to know how to pull a gooseneck stock trailer behind the ¾-ton pickup. But when my brother and I needed to get our...
May 14, 2017 - 10:54am
May 6, 2017
Reclamation Ranch helps individuals with therapeutic riding, equine life coaching
Prince William is everyone's favorite horse at Reclamation Ranch. The social animal will walk right up to visitors, allowing anyone to pet or...
May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
May 1, 2017
Farmer spending power continues to fall
WOONSOCKET — For the fifth year in a row, farm income has dwindled, and one local farmer doesn't know where else he can cut expenses. "I...
May 1, 2017 - 6:02pm
April 17, 2017
Input costs falling for SD farmers
PARKSTON — Consistency is more important than cheap prices for one local farmer, but he still tries to keep his input costs low. "The theory...
April 17, 2017 - 5:22pm
February 28, 2017
SD delegation praises Trump plan to dismantle WOTUS
WASHINGTON — South Dakota's congressional delegation praised the president's newest executive order, which will keep the federal government...
February 28, 2017 - 6:06pm
February 20, 2017
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
South Dakota has fewer farmers and ranchers, according to a new report. The number of farms and ranches in South Dakota dropped by 300 in 2016,...
February 20, 2017 - 4:24pm
February 14, 2017
SD ag secretary expects poor ag economy to continue
PIERRE — After seven months as South Dakota's secretary of agriculture, Mike Jaspers believes farmers' financial struggles could continue...
February 14, 2017 - 5:26pm
September 29, 2015
Media mogul Ted Turner buys 'Dances with Wolves' ranch
FORT PIERRE (AP) — Media mogul Ted Turner has bought a South Dakota ranch that was the setting for part of the Academy Award-winning movie "Dances with Wolves." Triple U Buffalo Ranch owner Kay Ingle confirmed the sale to the Capital Journal newspaper in Pierre and KCCR radio,...
September 29, 2015 - 2:44pm