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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Garlan "Gar" Edgar Mueller
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
August 11, 2016
Healthy cooking lessons coming to South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — Looking for alternatives to the state fair's deep-fried staples? Worry no more, the South Dakota State University Extension has you covered. Registered dietitians with the SDSU Extension will be offering healthy cooking lessons during this year's South Dakota State...
August 11, 2016 - 11:27am
March 29, 2016
Officials tackling gopher problem at State Fairgrounds
HURON, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State Fair officials have hired a company to take care of a gopher problem on the fairgrounds in Huron. Fair Manager Peggy Besch says officials have fielded numerous complaints about the rodents that burrow holes and create tripping hazards. She says...
March 29, 2016 - 11:05am
December 28, 2015
Miniature heifer division added to 4-H State Fair show
BROOKINGS (AP) — The 4-H breeding beef show at the 2016 South Dakota State Fair will feature a new division. The South Dakota State University Extension says the State 4-H Beef Committee has added a miniature heifer division. John Madison is the SDSU Extension 4-H youth program...
December 28, 2015 - 10:44am
September 8, 2015
Taking a victory lap
September 8, 2015 - 10:05pm
South Dakota State Fair draws to a close
HURON (AP) — The South Dakota State Fair has drawn to a close. Monday's activities were themed around Poultry Party Day, though all live bird exhibitions were suspended due to the Avian Influenza outbreak earlier this year. The Dakota Provisions plant hosted a turkey sandwich...
September 8, 2015 - 11:21am
Letcher man becomes the first from Sanborn County to receive Heartland Saddle
HURON—Gus Nelson was surrounded by friends and supporters Sunday morning at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The fair featured...
September 8, 2015 - 10:27am
September 2, 2015
Free admission, coupons offered for South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture says there are plenty of ways to visit the South Dakota State Fair without taking a big hit...
September 2, 2015 - 2:19pm
August 28, 2015
Daugaard declares veterans day at state fair in September
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared a veterans day at the State Fair in September and is asking state residents to honor the men and women who fought for freedom. The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs said Thursday that Daugaard declared Sept. 3 the veterans...
August 28, 2015 - 1:11pm
August 21, 2015
OPINION: Take me out to the fair
It is that special time of year again when families of all ages from every corner of the state can enjoy the sights and sounds of our state and...
August 21, 2015 - 12:26pm
May 27, 2015
Nordby Exhibit Hall celebrated
HURON — As a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds approaches its funding goal, state and local officials celebrated...
May 27, 2015 - 8:14pm
April 1, 2015
Huey Lewis and the News playing at South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — Huey Lewis and the News is among the acts coming to the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The rock and roll band will perform at the grandstand Sunday, Sept. 6. Its hits include "Heart of Rock & Roll," ''I Want a New Drug," ''The Power of Love" and "Workin'...
April 1, 2015 - 2:35pm
March 4, 2015
State Fair brainstorming ways to keep up positive attendance
HURON (AP) — Organizers of the South Dakota State Fair in Huron are trying to keep the momentum of higher attendance going. Visitor numbers for the 2014 fair were up 15 percent over the year before. State Fair manager Peggy Besch says fair commissioners are working on lining...
March 4, 2015 - 3:46pm
December 25, 2014
SD Farm Bureau announces funds for new fair building
HURON (AP) — Another donation for a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds. The South Dakota Farm Bureau Federation and county Farm Bureau chapters have combined to raise $35,000 for the new building. In addition, several of the county Farm Bureau chapters...
December 25, 2014 - 12:56am
December 1, 2014
Calendars feature South Dakota 4-H photography
BROOKINGS — Photographs that won 4-H awards at the South Dakota State Fair are featured in a calendar for sale, in time for the holiday season. It's the sixth year the South Dakota 4-H has designed and sold calendars with photos chosen by state fair judges. The 2015 calendar...
December 1, 2014 - 10:50pm
October 2, 2014
Area FFA students win at State Fair
Members of the South Dakota FFA participated in a wide range of educational activities during the 2014 South Dakota State Fair held Aug. 28 through Sept. 1 in Huron. Area winners include: Chapter Sweepstakes: Howard, first place. Chapter Exhibits: Howard, third place. Top...
October 2, 2014 - 7:23am