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Local leaders discuss ethical decisions
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline, opponents plan to stay at camp
Ben Carson accepts Trump's offer to head U.S. housing department
Pipeline protesters 'cautiously optimistic,' will stay in camps
Dog found in rubble of downtown Sioux Falls building 48 hours after it collapsed
Starbucks CEO steps down to focus on high-end coffee, shares dip
Burger King follows McDonald's with sales abroad beating U.S.
No partner in sight, Twitter faces tough solo choices
Apple sends out invites for Oct. 27 event
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Winner takes second at KWLPG Invite
No. 7 Concordia hands No. 1 DWU women first loss
USD women fall to Wyoming in OT
Two Tigers compete at SDSU Holiday Open
Kernel gymnasts win SFW Invite
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Former Ethan woman celebrates a century
Former Parkston man turns 80
Imogene Van Overschelde
Lila June Steiber
Cassie Karen Greger
Seth Horned Eagle, Jr.
Dennis Lloyd "Denny" Butler
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Columnists and reporters should be kept separate
LETTER: State sales tax needs fixing
Looking for just a little more time
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
September 21, 2015
Trade agreement could boost state agriculture exports
South Dakota’s top industry might have the chance to grow rapidly with the help of a new trade agreement. The Trans-Pacific Partnership has been in negotiations since 2009, but many hope to wrap up the 12-country trade agreement this year to boost America’s ability to export...
September 21, 2015 - 2:31pm
July 29, 2015
Struggling Twins know they need to make a trade, and soon
ST. PAUL—The Twins signed veteran outfielder Torii Hunter over the winter to mentor a talented but young team as a clubhouse leader. It was a smart — if expensive — move that has helped push Minnesota into playoff contention with August on the doorstep. With baseball's...
July 29, 2015 - 10:16pm
August 25, 2014
SD ag officials cancel trade trip to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — A trade mission to Russia that was meant to center on beef genetics has been cancelled because of uncertainties in the Russian market. State agriculture officials had signed up beef producers and industry representatives to make the trip, which was planned for...
August 25, 2014 - 7:10am
August 8, 2014
SD trade mission to Russia might be postponed
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Agriculture Department is analyzing whether to postpone a trade mission to Russia that was scheduled for October. Russia banned most food imports from the West on Thursday in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine. The Capital Journal reports...
August 8, 2014 - 1:43pm
July 17, 2014
GUEBERT: Congress and its low batting average
The Washington Nationals are the only team in the nation’s capital that’s anywhere close to league-leading this season. The Nats have been...
July 17, 2014 - 12:37pm
June 23, 2014
SD accepting applications for trade trip to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Agriculture is accepting applications from people interested in participating in a trade mission to Russia that will center on beef genetics. State agriculture officials are encouraging beef producers and industry representatives...
June 23, 2014 - 3:25pm
March 13, 2014
Governor picks reps for SD trade mission to China
Mitchell's Muth Electric, Alexandria's Sharp Industries sending representatives on trade mission.
March 13, 2014 - 4:01pm
South Dakota exports grow to nearly $1.6B
South Dakota’s top trading partners in 2013, in order, were Canada, $689 million; Mexico, $374 million; Saudi Arabia, $69 million; China, $48 million; and Japan, $40 million.
February 13, 2014 - 7:11am
February 4, 2014
Groups say meat labeling rules could start trade war
By Dirk Lammers Meat and livestock groups upset that Congress opted in the new farm bill not to back off from mandatory country of origin labeling requirements are worried the issue could start a trade war with Canada and Mexico. Previous labeling rules required only the country...
February 4, 2014 - 7:16am
January 30, 2014
Country of Origin Labeling divides some organizations
By Wendy Reuer FARGO, N.D. — While most farmers and ranchers celebrated when the U.S. House passed a farm bill Wednesday, some regional beef producers who hoped to exclude a provision that demands “Product of the U.S.A.” labels on American meat weren’t pleased. Country...
January 30, 2014 - 6:55am
January 23, 2014
GUEBERT: Farmers shouldn't rush into trade deals
You wouldn’t order a new pickup truck without reserving the right to amend — choose — how the truck is equipped inside and out. The same goes for a new combine or an operating loan. After all, it’s your farm or ranch so, naturally, you’ll choose what’s right for you...
January 23, 2014 - 4:11pm
November 13, 2013
SD sends beef trade mission to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Agriculture Department recently joined with its counterparts in Montana and Kansas to send a beef trade mission to Russia. Officials say Russia wants to rebuild its beef industry, and that means South Dakota producers have a huge opportunity to...
November 13, 2013 - 2:54pm
August 15, 2013
Germany poised to overtake US as world's No. 2 exporter
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany could overtake the United States to become the world's second-biggest exporter this year, but its share of global trade is likely to dip as its exports lag global expansion, German chambers of commerce said on Thursday. Europe's biggest economy, currently...
August 15, 2013 - 8:40pm
August 14, 2013
SD leading 3-state trade mission to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Agriculture Department is leading a three-state trade mission to Russia to tout beef cow genetics in the Northern Plains. Officials with the state agriculture departments in Kansas and Montana also will be involved in the trip planned for late October,...
August 14, 2013 - 11:03am
August 6, 2013
Report: Trade supports 124k jobs in SD
International trade supports an estimated 124,000 jobs in South Dakota and generated $3.8 billion in goods exports in 2012, according to the Business Roundtable, highlights these and other facts about trade in a new state-by-state analysis. Drawing from new Business Roundtable research...
August 6, 2013 - 2:51pm