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School board to take initial look at budget proposal
County board to hear reports
Council will meet to set malt beverage hearing
DWU Commencement, baccalaureate services announced
Rep. Steve Scalise discharged from hospital after 'successful' surgery
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Carlos Gomez beats Twins with walk-off homer off Addison Reed
Seattle beats Minnesota United for first win of the season
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Donald W. Schimmel
Roger A. Sorensen
Lilas I. Schmucker
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
LETTER: 'Big Wind' is moving into South Dakota
LETTER: Voting is a right worth exercising
LETTER: Hawks are factor in pheasant numbers
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
May 1, 2014
Rural leaders say planning, support key to growth
By Henry C.
May 1, 2014 - 11:36pm
April 14, 2014
USD med school expanding class size in fall 2015
VERMILLION (AP) — The University of South Dakota is expanding its medical school class size starting in the fall of 2015. USD Sanford Medical School currently admits 56 students to its medical degree program every year. Eleven more students will be added per class during the...
April 14, 2014 - 6:41pm
April 4, 2014
$6.5M building gets $125K bid at Howard auction
HOWARD — Working every angle he could, auctioneer Chuck Sutton couldn't move Maroney Commons Friday. He spoke about how the restaurant's...
April 4, 2014 - 9:39pm
March 17, 2014
Rural churches, built for a different era, look for ways to stay relevant
The percentage of people who don't have a connection to any church is significant in rural areas.
March 17, 2014 - 7:45am
March 14, 2014
Finding ministers challenging for rural congregations
Don’t come to St. John’s Lutheran Church in Britton on Sunday morning for worship — you will be about a half-day late. The church recently lost its full-time pastor, so the pastor of a joint parish in Andover and Ferney is leading services. There are not enough hours on Sunday...
March 14, 2014 - 6:57am
March 13, 2014
FCSAmerica's Working Here Fund gives $201,125 to SD, Iowa, Wyo. communities in 2013 quarter
OMAHA, Neb. -- Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica), a customer-owned financial cooperative, awarded $50,325 in Working Here Fund grants to 31 organizations in the fourth quarter of 2013. The grants provided South Dakota organizations with $6,000 in the final quarter of the...
March 13, 2014 - 11:34pm
February 10, 2014
Dakotas projects getting aid from federal Ag Dept
In South Dakota, Lake Region Electric Association is getting a $300,000 grant for an economic development loan fund, and the city of McLaughlin is getting a $42,455 grant for equipment for a local youth organization.
February 10, 2014 - 7:36am
January 17, 2014
Slower growth likely in rural areas of 10 states
January 17, 2014 - 7:15am
January 7, 2014
19 SD hospitals get grants
Nearly $230,000 to be split among 19 rural SD facilities.
January 7, 2014 - 5:21pm
December 27, 2013
Rural people increasingly look for places to exercise
By Heidi Martilla-Losure Dakotafire Media Rural living allows plenty of space for exercise.
December 27, 2013 - 5:15pm
December 17, 2013
4-H, FFA, FCCLA chapters get state ag grants
PIERRE —The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announced this week that 23 grants have been awarded through the Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities grant program. These grants are available annually to 4-H Clubs, FFA Chapters and Family Career and Community Leaders...
December 17, 2013 - 5:35pm
December 16, 2013
State Ag Dept. awards grants to youth groups
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Agriculture Department has awarded 23 grants totaling $12,250 to rural youth organizations across the state. The grants are available each year to 4-H clubs, FFA chapters and Family Career and Community Leaders of America chapters. The grants...
December 16, 2013 - 6:26am
December 5, 2013
OPINION: Beauty, practicality can co-exist in architecture
We are a very practical people here in the Dakotas. That’s a good thing — as long as we don’t let it limit our thinking. Consider, for example, the large barns that used to have a prominent place on every farmstead, shaping the view of the landscape with their presence...
December 5, 2013 - 10:32am
December 2, 2013
Report: Obamacare helps rural areas
Legislation assists providers who practice in underserved locations.
December 2, 2013 - 7:14pm
November 14, 2013
‘Abandoned’ Facebook page of SD photos goes viral
SD woman’s photos of old farmsteads reach thousands on Internet.
November 14, 2013 - 8:57pm