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Man arrested for eluding police with 3-year-old
County appoints eventual treasurer replacement
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South Dakota engineers inspect Black Hills scenic tunnels
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Bad weather over week puts a damper on South Dakota harvest
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The questions facing Timberwolves this season
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Karon K. Barnhouse
Randy "Horsetrader" Musick
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Just say yes to Apple Day
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LETTER: A bad name for SD state park
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Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
Donald and Jean Dorale
November 25, 2017
AgweekTV: Johnson Cattle Drive
It's the time of year when ranchers move their cattle out of the pastures and bring them home for the winter. AgweekTV headed to the Johnson...
November 25, 2017 - 8:30am
August 7, 2017
Farm Rescue comes to aid of hay-starved ranches in western ND
RICHARDTON, N.D.—The sight of a truck ladened with a mountain of hay bales is a welcome sight as it comes down the narrow stretch of North...
August 7, 2017 - 8:20pm
Farm Rescue nonprofit expanding into Nebraska, its 6th state
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Plains farm aid nonprofit that has steadily grown since being launched in North Dakota a dozen years ago is expanding into a sixth state. Farm Rescue will provide haying and hay-hauling help, free of charge, to farmers in need in Nebraska this year. It...
April 7, 2017 - 10:50am
September 27, 2016
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota farmer Tim McLean received a special gift on his 54th birthday Tuesday — volunteers came from as far as Texas and Kentucky to help his family harvest soybeans. The work also marked a milestone for the Farm Rescue organization — the 400th...
September 27, 2016 - 12:01pm
June 30, 2016
Farm Rescue adds more services, eyes geographical expansion
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A farm aid nonprofit in the Northern Plains that has grown beyond its founder's dreams is expanding its services again, with an eye toward spreading geographically in a year or two. Farm Rescue needs to boost its annual budget from $750,000 to $1 million...
June 30, 2016 - 11:26am
June 9, 2016
Howard farmer gets a helping hand
HOWARD — Thanks to the assistance of one national organization, a broken leg hasn't broken one farmer's spirit. On March 17, Howard farmer...
June 9, 2016 - 8:29am
June 23, 2015
Nonprofit Farm Rescue getting $150,000 Bremer donation
HORACE, N.D. (AP) — The nonprofit Farm Rescue is getting a large donation from the Otto Bremer Foundation. The donation totals $150,000 over two years and will be used for general operations. The North Dakota-based group assists family farmers in the Dakotas, Minnesota,...
June 23, 2015 - 11:13am
May 19, 2015
Farm Rescue founder gets honorary doctoral degree from UND
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — The founder and president of the Farm Rescue organization in the Northern Plains has received an honorary doctoral degree from the University of North Dakota. Bill Gross received the honor during his alma mater's spring commencement ceremony on Saturday....
May 19, 2015 - 2:10pm
February 12, 2015
Farm Rescue accepting applications for spring planting help
JOHNSTOWN, N.D. (AP) — The nonprofit Farm Rescue is accepting applications from farmers who need help with spring planting. The North Dakota-based group assists family farmers in the Dakotas, Minnesota, Iowa and eastern Montana. Farm Rescue sets up camp on the farms of injured...
February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
Flandreau man named full-time development director for Farm Rescue
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A nonprofit that helps farmers in need in five Northern Plains states is bringing a full-time development director on board. Dennis Wiese, 54, of Flandreau, South Dakota, has decades of experience working the land and on agricultural issues. He is a former...
December 12, 2014 - 11:00pm
August 29, 2014
Farm Rescue to help 300th farm family this fall
By the end of the year, Farm Rescue says it will have assisted more than 300 farm families in crisis. The nonprofit group says each of these families has experienced an illness, injury or natural disaster that prevented them from planting, haying or harvesting their crop in a timely...
August 29, 2014 - 4:01pm
August 23, 2014
Farm Rescue nonprofit to help 300th family
By Blake Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. — The Farm Rescue nonprofit in the Upper Midwest is approaching another milestone — it will help its 300th farm family in the region by the end of the year. The volunteer-based organization headquartered in North Dakota helped its 100th...
August 23, 2014 - 8:48am
May 16, 2014
Farm Rescue gets largest grant in group's history from Helmsley Trust
By Blake Nicholson BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A group which aids Midwest farmers struck by illness, a major injury or natural disaster is using the largest grant in its history to add staff and plan for the future. The Jamestown, North Dakota-based Farm Rescue nonprofit helps...
May 16, 2014 - 4:38pm
May 7, 2014
Farm Rescue receives challenge grant from Helmsley Charitable Trust
Farm Rescue has won a grant for $445,564 from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The grant will be used to build capacity and develop long-term sustainability. The grant from the Helmsley Charitable Trust is the largest multi-year funding Farm Rescue has recei...
May 7, 2014 - 6:29pm
January 22, 2013
Farm Rescue accepting apps for spring planting
JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) -- The nonprofit Farm Rescue group is accepting applications from farmers in need of help with spring planting. North Dakota-based Farm Rescue helps family farmers in the Dakotas, Montana, Minnesota and Iowa who have suffered a major injury, illness or natural...
January 22, 2013 - 8:03am