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Greenway Pork is doing it right
'God of Carnage' to start Friday at Pepsi-Cola Theatre
Davison County Magistrate Court July 4-18
Senate approves funding bill to avert government shutdown
Woonsocket woman died of stab wound to the neck, officials say
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
September 6, 2016
State Fair still shows our state's farm roots
HURON — Twenty years ago or so, South Dakota stood at the edge of losing our State Fair. Through the determination of a lot of people,...
September 6, 2016 - 10:19am
September 1, 2016
Photos from the First Day of the State Fair
September 1, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 31, 2016
It's a great fair, state or territorial
South Dakota held state fairs before it became a state. The State Fair, which opens Thursday and runs through Labor Day in Huron, started in...
August 31, 2016 - 11:07am
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