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Fargo man assists in dramatic water rescue of woman whose car plunged into a Minnesota lake
Delta creates special Rapid City flight for Belgian tourists
South Dakota agency find two-thirds of deer fawns survive
Deadwood gets wildfire planning recommendations
Yankton collective launches cooking supplies drive
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
$297M wind farm project now in PUC process
Teaching massage techniques
'Dying at your desk is not a retirement plan'
place a business brief
A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
South Dakota ag groups scrutinize Pruitt visit
Amid farmer pressure, EPA’s Pruitt visits Reliance farm
SD Corn Growers plan to give Pruitt the cold shoulder during visit
Photos from the Harve Johnston/Bryan Wilson Memorial Baseball Tournament
Indians avoid sweep by Twins with 4-1 win
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Johnson falls back into four-way tie for U.S. Open lead: Mickelson penalized for hitting moving ball
Fowles dominates as surging Lynx topple Liberty
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
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
Sherrie Sue Soulek
Bernard "Bernie" Nelson
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
OPINION: Out of a dream and one’s heart
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
January 24, 2018
Federal jury convicts eastern SD farmer of disturbing protected wetlands
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A 61-year-old eastern South Dakota farmer has been found guilty by a federal jury of disturbing protected wetlands. Kevin...
January 24, 2018 - 3:31pm
October 31, 2017
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
FARGO — Dwindling grassland remnants in the Great Plains continued their decline last year with the loss of 2.5 million acres consumed...
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
May 30, 2017
Ducks Unlimited invests in region's environment
A joint effort between Ducks Unlimited, South Dakota State University, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks and the Natural Resources Conservation...
May 30, 2017 - 3:21pm
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
LETCHER — More ducks could be coming to the Letcher area as a conservation organization concludes a project to provide them with more homes....
November 30, 2016 - 6:07pm
September 12, 2016
Costs still unknown for buffer strips tax break
PIERRE — One of the arguments used back on March 29 to sustain the governor's veto of the buffer strips tax break for farmers and ranchers during the 2016 legislative session was its unknown cost. Now five-plus months later, Gov. Dennis Daugaard is throwing the full weight of...
September 12, 2016 - 6:34pm
January 29, 2016
State attempting to establish first wetlands mitigation bank for agriculture in the nation
South Dakota could become the first state in the nation to establish a wetland mitigation credit system directed solely at farmers. The Natural...
January 29, 2016 - 4:20pm
March 10, 2015
Wetlands near Corsicana attracting birds, drawing visitors
CORSICANA, Texas (AP) — A man-made wetlands has become a magnet for migratory birds along the Central Flyway. On the Navarro-Freestone County line, about 110 miles southeast of Fort Worth, Texas Parks and Wildlife's Richland Creek Wildlife Management Area has seen bird counts...
March 10, 2015 - 4:13pm
February 2, 2015
Researchers studying how animals affected by wetlands loss
BROOKINGS (AP) — Some South Dakota researchers are using a federal grant to figure out what happens to the animals when a pond goes dry. How far the frogs, salamanders and ducks must travel to find another wetland is the focus of the work being done over three years by the...
February 2, 2015 - 4:25pm
September 4, 2014
Hunting for support of the Dakota's wetlands and grasslands
September 4, 2014 - 4:54pm
August 21, 2014
SD landowners weigh in on wetlands
Wetlands have been protected from drainage since the wetland conservation compliance provisions "Swampbuster" was enacted in the 1985 farm bill. "When producers want to drain soils on their land, they can fill out an AD-1026 form. Natural Resources Conservation Service will then...
August 21, 2014 - 10:36pm
August 18, 2014
Wetland determination backlog concerns SD farmers
PIERRE (AP) — Some South Dakota farmers say it's taking the government too long to deal with requests for wetland determinations. A wetland determination helps producers know where wetlands are located so they can make plans to drain areas without losing eligibility to participate...
August 18, 2014 - 7:51am
July 23, 2014
Report says Prairie Pothole region losing wetlands
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal officials and conservationists say a recent report detailing wetland losses in the five-state Prairie Pothole...
July 23, 2014 - 10:49pm
July 7, 2014
Hutterite colony caught in wetlands dispute
WILLOW LAKE (AP) — A federal wildlife agency is suing a Hutterite colony in Willow Lake, alleging that it hasn't abided by the terms of a 36-year-old easement that requires the landowners to leave the property's wetlands intact. The U.S.
July 7, 2014 - 7:55am
May 12, 2014
Noem, Thune criticize EPA streams, wetlands rule
By Henry C.
May 12, 2014 - 12:05am
April 7, 2014
Conservationists claim victory on new farm bill
By Steve Karnowski MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Wildlife and environmental groups are claiming victory for conservation practices in the new farm...
April 7, 2014 - 10:35am