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Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
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
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Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
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OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
August 12, 2017
LETTER: A growing objection to wind energy
To the Editor: On the seal of the great state of South Dakota are the words, “Under God the People Rule.” The vote July 18 which was not...
August 12, 2017 - 11:30am
May 27, 2017
Hughes County stalls wind farm projects to study ordinances
PIERRE (AP) — Officials in a central South Dakota county have put a six-month moratorium on any wind energy development until they can study...
May 27, 2017 - 2:30pm
May 23, 2017
SD utility regulators send a signal to small generators
PIERRE — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved a 17 percent reduction Tuesday in the generation credit rate...
May 23, 2017 - 5:55pm
February 10, 2017
Consolidated Edison buys three proposed wind farms
PIERRE -- Consolidated Edison Development received approval Friday to take over a complaint filed with the state Public Utilities Commission...
February 10, 2017 - 10:13am
February 4, 2017
Advocates want to put charging stations around N.D. to boost electric cars
FARGO — A group of clean energy advocates is proposing a network of fast-charging stations on major highways crisscrossing North Dakota...
February 4, 2017 - 10:05am
September 13, 2016
PUC allows wind energy company to withdraw permit application
PIERRE — Without further controversy, the state Public Utilities Commission accepted the request by the Prevailing Winds project to withdraw...
September 13, 2016 - 10:28am
June 9, 2016
Letcher Township establishes one-mile wind tower setback
LETCHER—Letcher Township residents are hoping a recent turbine proposal in their town will be gone with the wind. The township's Board...
June 9, 2016 - 10:30am
June 2, 2016
No application filed yet for Letcher wind farm
LETCHER — Opposition to the construction of turbines in rural Letcher hasn't knocked the wind out of the project's sails. Corey Juhl, vice...
June 2, 2016 - 5:20pm
March 8, 2016
Commission declines to grant a moratorium on wind projects in Davison Co.
Concerns over wind energy projects continued to blow through Commission Chambers on Tuesday. A representative of a rural Davison County resident is seeking a moratorium on wind energy until further impact studies can be completed regarding the renewable energy projects. David Shelton,...
March 8, 2016 - 5:06pm
March 7, 2016
County to hear questions on wind energy
The Davison County Commission will hear questions regarding wind energy development in county limits. The five-person board will meet with David Shelton, who represented a landowner near a recently denied wind project in Beulah Township, to discuss the matter of wind energy during...
March 7, 2016 - 10:32am
February 19, 2016
Public vote not an option for Davison County wind farm
Davison County residents will not have the opportunity to refer the denial of a $40 million wind farm to a public vote. Davison County State's Attorney Jim Miskimins said South Dakota Supreme Court case Bechen v. Moody County determined decisions made by county boards of adjustment...
February 19, 2016 - 5:29pm
February 8, 2016
Wind farm's fate to be decided Tuesday
The Davison County Commission is expected to approve or deny a proposed 9- to 11-turbine wind farm at Tuesday's meeting. In December, the five-person board delayed its decision on the $40 million project from Minnesota-based Juhl Energy after hearing concerns from several residents...
February 8, 2016 - 10:32am
June 2, 2015
South Dakota produces a lot from wind without mandates
PIERRE—South Dakota ranked fourth nationally in percentage of electricity generated from renewable sources such as wind and hydropower during 2014, according to an annual index released Tuesday by a consulting firm. When measured only for wind-generated electricity, South Dakota...
June 2, 2015 - 4:47pm
March 17, 2015
Standing Rock to receive $1 million grant for energy project
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A college on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation will receive about $1 million in federal funding for a $2 million renewable energy project. The grant will be used to help install 636 kilowatts of solar power at five buildings at Sitting Bull College. Officials...
March 17, 2015 - 2:40pm