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Public wants Tripp-Delmont schools to stay
DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Athlete of the week: Kortan, Bon Homme hope to make noise in Class 9AA
Inaugural Kernel Bowl dubbed a success
Dakota State win adds fuel to football rivalry with Dakota Wesleyan
MCS volleyball faces season's challenge with youth
Kernel cheer and dance teams pumped for season
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
Bernard "Barney" Metz
Stacy Rae Nedved
Alice Lorraine Palecek
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
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
July 19, 2016
Erdogan targets more than 50,000 in purge after failed Turkish coup
ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey vowed to root out allies of the U.S.-based cleric it blames for an abortive coup last week, widening a purge...
July 19, 2016 - 4:13pm
July 16, 2016
Turkey foils bloody coup attempt, closes in on renegade forces
ISTANBUL - Turkey's government defeated a coup attempt by a renegade faction of the military that pummeled government and security institutions...
July 16, 2016 - 10:31am
July 15, 2016
Turkey army says it has seized power; PM says elected government still in charge
ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's military said on Friday it had seized power, but the prime minister said the attempted coup would be put...
July 15, 2016 - 4:34pm
May 11, 2016
Colony seeking to build 80,000-turkey confinement operation
ABERDEEN (AP) — A McPherson County Hutterite colony is looking to build an 80,000-turkey confinement operation northwest of Hosmer. The Aberdeen American News reports that George Waldner Jr., of Westport, filed a permit application on the South Dakota Department of Environment and...
May 11, 2016 - 12:20pm
October 20, 2015
South Dakota turkey retailer expands
BROOKINGS -- Wyshbone Market LLC is spreading its wings -- "bringing the taste of South Dakota to the world," company leaders say. Dianne...
October 20, 2015 - 2:10pm
September 3, 2015
Father of drowned Syrian toddlers prepares to take bodies home
The distraught father of two Syrian toddlers who drowned with their mother and several other migrants as they tried to reach Greece identified...
September 3, 2015 - 10:13am
August 31, 2015
All state turkey farms hit by bird flu restocked, recovering
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — All nine of the turkey farms in South Dakota that were affected by the deadly bird flu virus during the spring have restocked...
August 31, 2015 - 12:25pm
August 21, 2015
North Dakota waterfowl, fall wild turkey hunting seasons set
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has set dates and regulations for the waterfowl hunting season and is accepting license applications for the fall turkey season. Opening day is Sept. 26 for North Dakota residents hunting ducks, geese, coots and...
August 21, 2015 - 2:17pm
May 7, 2015
Decomposing turkeys and chickens lead to odors, flies
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Millions of dead chickens and turkeys lie in stinking, fly-swarmed piles near dozens of Iowa farms, casualties of a bird flu virus that's swept through the state's large poultry operations in the last month. Contractors hired by the U.S. Department of...
May 7, 2015 - 2:49pm
May 6, 2015
Turkey farmer hit by bird flu sees emotional, financial toll
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Lifelong turkey farmer Greg Langmo knew as soon as the young flock that usually clustered around him like curious little...
May 6, 2015 - 2:55pm
April 27, 2015
Flandreau-based egg company on high-alert for bird flu
FLANDREAU (AP) — A Flandreau-based company that houses about one-third of the egg-laying chickens in South Dakota is taking extra precautions as a deadly bird flu spreads at turkey and chicken farms throughout the Upper Midwest. Officials at Dakota Layers say they're increasing...
April 27, 2015 - 9:40am
April 18, 2015
No. 1 egg-producing state aims to keep bird flu out
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The discovery of bird flu on an Iowa turkey farm has raised serious concerns that the poultry-killing virus could find...
April 18, 2015 - 2:37pm
April 17, 2015
Game department seeks comments on goose and turkey plans
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakotans who want to weigh in on five-year goose and turkey management plans have a month to submit comments. Game, Fish and Parks is looking for input on the 2010-2014 resident Canada goose management plan prior to drafting the next five-year plan for 2015-2019....
April 17, 2015 - 5:38pm
USDA confirms bird flu at 5th South Dakota turkey farm
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Five commercial turkey farms in South Dakota have now been infected with a bird flu strain that's led to the deaths of more than 250,000 turkeys in the state and over 2.4 million birds in the Midwest. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant...
April 17, 2015 - 4:18pm
April 14, 2015
Bird flu confirmed in Iowa turkey flock
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bird-flu strain that has already hit numerous turkey farms in the Midwest has been found in a turkey flock in northwest Iowa. An Iowa Department of Agriculture spokesman says Tuesday the H5N2 strain of bird flu virus has been confirmed in a barn on...
April 14, 2015 - 3:36pm