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Mitchell chapter of Pheasants Forever among many honored at national banquet
South Dakota quietly became a leader in national trust field
Tribes call on Washington to respect Native sovereignty
Former Standing Rock program leader accused of embezzlement
Two snow events to bring 5 to 7 inches to Mitchell, NWS says
Deere & Co. raises sales forecast amid signs of farm recovery
Gun sales are down, so why did gun stocks just go up?
Rural banker survey suggests economic outlook improving
No more cheeseburgers: McDonald's announces 'healthy' changes to its Happy Meal
Sioux Falls officials defend boozy cupcake business
place a business brief
Discussion about Winner school's agriscience center put on hold again
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
AgweekTV: Consumer Trust Workshop
Legislation would exempt livestock producers from emissions reporting
An Ore. woman was infected with rare eye worms, possibly while walking near cattle
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Bubba joins Palmer, Hogan as 3-time Los Angeles winner
Dillon wins crash-marred Daytona 500
Ko completes wire-to-wire Women's Australian Open win
O'Gorman pulls away from Kernel girls
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
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Donald F. Ebersdorfer
Cecilia Mary Vander Heiden
Jacqueline "Jackie" Brink
What is love? The answer depends on who you ask
Comparing electric costs
LETTER: Be patriotic, don't name-call
LETTER: So much wrong with abortion
LETTER: No economic boon for Tripp
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Wiltz: The foxes I have known
Pheasant Country holds annual habitat education banquet
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
February 2, 2018
Humane Society CEO resigns after sexual harassment allegations
The Humane Society announced Friday that chief executive Wayne Pacelle had resigned, one day after the organization's board had decided to keep...
February 2, 2018 - 5:14pm
April 4, 2017
Lucky pig saved from slaughter after jumping from truck on interstate at 70 mph
NEW RICHMOND, Wis.—This little piggy won't go to market. A 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck at 70 mph on the way to a Sioux Falls,...
April 4, 2017 - 4:07pm
February 12, 2017
Years of animal facility inspection reports scrubbed from USDA website
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has removed Animal Welfare Act inspection reports from its website. That's bad...
February 12, 2017 - 9:58am
April 4, 2016
Virus forces temporary closure of Aberdeen's Humane Society
ABERDEEN (AP) — The Aberdeen Area Humane Society has shut down temporarily after some dogs tested positive for parvovirus. The Aberdeen American News reports the canines that tested positive for the potentially fatal disease were among the 20 unvaccinated dogs surrendered to the...
April 4, 2016 - 11:30am
January 13, 2015
Adopted dogs in western SD become disaster-response canines
SPEARFISH (AP) — They once wagged their tails from inside kennels at the Western Hills Humane Society in Spearfish when they saw visitors, but now Skye and Ollie wag their tails as they help to rescue survivors with their handlers in national disaster task forces deployed across...
January 13, 2015 - 2:43pm
December 12, 2014
Birthday girl asks for animal food to help shelter
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rather than ask for the latest gadgets or clothes for her birthday, a Sioux Falls girl put animal food on her list. Taylor Spomer can't have any pets herself because she's allergic, but that didn't stop her from helping dogs and cats in need.
December 12, 2014 - 1:29am
January 11, 2013
LETTER: HSUS not made up of 'out-of-state activists'
To the Editor: I am a college-educated business owner who was born and raised in South Dakota all my life. Therefore, I am not an out-of-state animal activist. I am a loving, hard-working, South Dakotan with compassion for living creatures. My grandfather was a successful farmer,...
January 11, 2013 - 9:10pm
January 10, 2013
OPINION: Animal protection laws in SD too weak
You can't say Sioux Falls without South Dakota, and that's where this animal advocate grew up, and grew into my role as South Dakota state director...
January 10, 2013 - 7:06am
November 8, 2012
Judge seals documents in Sioux Falls dog raid lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A federal judge is allowing some documents to be shielded from public view in a lawsuit stemming from a raid on a South Dakota dog breeder's property, as she tries to prod attorneys to "make it a priority" to ready the two-year-old case for trial. Hurley dog breeder...
November 8, 2012 - 10:47am
February 17, 2012
SD ranks last for animal protection
When it comes to legislation protecting animals, South Dakota is ranked last in the nation, according to a report by the Humane Society of the United States. South Dakota has been ranked last since the society began releasing ranks in 2009. Among the society's main concern is the...
February 17, 2012 - 7:36am
December 20, 2011
Sioux Falls animal shelter seeks smuggled puppy
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Officials at the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society are looking for a puppy they believe someone smuggled out of the shelter. The cocker spaniel-husky mix vanished last Thursday, and staff believe someone slipped the puppy in a jacket. The media reports that 2-month-old...
December 20, 2011 - 9:51am