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Trump declares emergency for wall funds denied by Congress
Forbidden the use of a weapon, man is found with 3-D-printed gun, 'hit list' of lawmakers
Multiple people and officers injured in Aurora, Ill., shooting; suspect has been apprehended
Democrats call on Trump administration to delay Title X family planning rule, citing 'serious concerns'
Federal judge temporarily blocks military from forcing out HIV-positive airmen
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Training movement aims to provide quality beef
Mitchell building permits grind to a five-year low
place a business brief
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Once teenage roommates, Kepler, Polanco ink long-term deal with Twins
Kaepernick, Reid resolve grievances with NFL
Region wrestling preview: Area grapplers one step away from state
Deal: Sophomore Mors already among Class AA's all-time elite scorers
Red-hot at the right time: Sees’ scoring has Avon on nine-game winning streak heading into playoffs
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
HAGEN: Make your kids the star of the show
GUEBERT: The state of the nation's farm and food union
OUR VIEW: Big cost carries potential for lake improvement
Mel's Musings: Mark Twain for school board
WOSTER: Shielding journalism and reporters
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
Gwenn (Earles) Vallery
Gene & Norma Larsen
December 8, 2018
5 ancient beauty tricks we’re still using today
The beauty industry is quick to point out what’s new, what’s never been seen before and the latest developments guaranteed to make you your...
December 8, 2018 - 1:29pm
December 6, 2018
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition and climate change, with potentially disastrous...
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
September 17, 2018
Pollinating as important as honey for beekeeping income
MEDINA, N.D. — All was quiet in the pasture until Chad Price and Brandon Weatherly started moving bee boxes. Then the persistent buzz in...
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
June 7, 2018
Mitchell truck stop becomes bee colony’s temporary home
“They’re usually docile, but these are a little agitated,” amateur beekeeper Anthony Reimnitz says, backing away from a truck stop light...
June 7, 2018 - 8:57am
September 25, 2017
Area honey production appears to hold on despite drought
HALLIDAY, N.D.—Even though much of the summer was dry in western North Dakota, Bonnie Woodworth says honey production has held on due to...
September 25, 2017 - 8:05am
September 17, 2015
On the road: The Summer of Honey
Faithful readers of this weekly effort may recall my darling, but dangerous, Uncle Honey. He was my hometown's quiet, easy-going milkman who...
September 17, 2015 - 9:03am
May 13, 2015
Dakotas lead in production of nearly a dozen commodities
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The latest rankings from the federal Agriculture Department show that the Dakotas lead the nation in the production of nearly a dozen farm commodities. North Dakota leads in spring wheat, durum wheat, oil sunflowers, honey, flaxseed, canola and pinto ...
May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
September 11, 2014
Dakotas' honey production looks good
FORT PIERRE, S.D. — Josh Dykes was in charge of a crew that was removing hives filled with honey and putting on new boxes for added production...
September 11, 2014 - 12:20pm
May 18, 2014
Early rains have honey producers optimistic
By Dirk Lammers SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota honey producers are banking on a rebound in production this year after last summer's cool temperatures led to a 9 percent drop of the sweet stuff. Bees prefer to collect nectar when temperatures range from the 70s to 90s degrees,...
May 18, 2014 - 11:11pm
August 22, 2013
Cool temps hamper Dakota bees' honey production
BRUCE (AP) — South Dakota honey producer Richard Adee pulls a rectangular beehive frame from an extracting machine and points to a bell...
August 22, 2013 - 8:06am
SD ranks second in the nation for honey production
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Honey production in South Dakota last year totaled 17 million pounds, the second-most in the nation behind North Dakota. The Agriculture Department says South Dakota production from producers with five or more colonies was up 3 percent over the year. Prices for...
March 22, 2013 - 3:51pm
September 17, 2012
Fire destroys Andover honey company building
ANDOVER (AP) -- A weekend fire destroyed a building at the Taylor Honey Co. in the northeastern South Dakota town of Andover, but the company owner and others say the incident could have been worse. The Sunday afternoon fire started in the engine of a fuel-powered pump that two workers...
September 17, 2012 - 11:28am
December 27, 2011
Glorious, decadent ricotta made in your own kitchen
I found myself giggling as I stood at my stove. I was using the end of my candy thermometer to stir a mixture of milk and cream in my heavy,...
December 27, 2011 - 12:00am
September 20, 2011
Have some cake, honey
A beekeeper friend of mine invited me to watch as he introduced a wooden box of at least 30,000 bees and one queen to their new home - a hive...
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am