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Regular golfer at age 100 offers ideas on ongoing health
Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
Hudson, Wis., says pink paint job on downtown beauty shop has to go
South Dakota forest officials rush to finish timber analysis
Daugaard supports Senate GOP health care plan
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
Top-ranked Hastings sweeps DWU
Photos from the Kernels 22-14 win over Douglas
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
Twins protect wild card lead with another win over Tigers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Darlyne A. Gottlob
Joseph Shields, Jr.
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
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
February 18, 2014
Millions coming to Prairie Pothole wetlands
USDA allocates funds for wetlands determination plus more money to promote grasslands preservation.
February 18, 2014 - 6:53am
December 11, 2013
Study says US can’t keep up with loss of its wetlands
By The Washington Post WASHINGTON — Over a four-year span, the United States lost more than 360,000 acres of freshwater and saltwater wetlands...
December 11, 2013 - 10:53pm