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Trump, Pelosi vow not to yield in government shutdown standoff
DACA program that protects young undocumented immigrants not likely to get Supreme Court review this term
Congress to pursue divergent paths to reopening government, but stalemate no closer to resolution
Supreme Court allows temporarily restrictions on transgender troops in military to go into effect
Settling in to the House: Johnson welcoming D.C. challenge
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
South Dakota Pork Producers talk trade, growth and government shutdown
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
place a business brief
Building partnerships: PF's Vincent speaks on conservation efforts
Farmland rental rates holding steady but with exceptions
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
High School Notebook: Hanson boys surpassing expectations
Jan. 21 SD prep basketball scores
Area basketball roundup: Gustafson leads Ethan surge past Canistota
Marlins grab early lead, pull away late in win over Huron
Wild skate through penalties to win
Dwight Harlan Knutson
GRAVES: Civics — how should knowledge be assessed
Commentary: Trump is dealmaker who can't seem to make deal
Commentary: Trump says Democrats used to be for new border barriers. He's right.
Swift: Have you 'hygged' your home today? Practicing the Danish art of relaxation
ZIEBARTH: Your kairos moment
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
SnoBears a popular option for mobility-minded anglers in ND
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
March 20, 2018
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
It might soon be grizzly bear hunting season in Wyoming. In the wake of a Trump administration decision last summer to remove the bear from the...
March 20, 2018 - 9:07am
February 5, 2018
Red wolves may be going extinct in the wild - again
ALlIGATOR RIVER NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE, N.C. - This sprawling mix of swamp and forest is the only place in the world where red wolves live...
February 5, 2018 - 2:05pm
October 15, 2017
South Dakota officials seek comment on endangered species
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials are seeking public comments on a review of the state's endangered and threatened species. The...
October 15, 2017 - 2:35pm
August 24, 2017
Judge says U.S. erred in declining protections for remote grizzly bears
SALMON, Idaho - U.S. wildlife managers erred when they declined to list as endangered a small population of grizzly bears in the remote reaches...
August 24, 2017 - 12:51pm
July 23, 2017
Corps reminds public: Missouri River sandbars closed to use
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reminding the public that some sandbars in the Missouri River between Nebraska and South Dakota are closed to recreational use to keep endangered bird species' nests safe. The Corps says endangered interior least terns and threatened...
July 23, 2017 - 2:30pm
July 5, 2017
Tribes oppose removal of grizzly from protected status
RAPID CITY (AP) — Tribal leaders from the Great Plains and across Canada have come together in opposition to removal of the Yellowstone Grizzly Bear from the Endangered Species Act protection. The animal was removed from protected status last month, the Rapid City Journal reported....
July 5, 2017 - 4:45pm
June 22, 2017
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
SALMON, Idaho - Grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park will be stripped of Endangered Species Act safeguards this summer, U.S....
June 22, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 9, 2017
Ag groups weigh review of sage grouse plan
WASHINGTON — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on June 7 said his agency will review and possibly modify its plans for protecting the...
June 9, 2017 - 5:59pm
January 10, 2017
Bumble bee declared endangered
The rusty patched bumble bee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined rapidly in recent...
January 10, 2017 - 11:47am
March 9, 2016
Leader of Western governors: Change endangered species plan
DENVER (AP) — The nation needs to change the way it protects endangered species because the current practice is bogged down in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust, the head of the Western Governors Association said Wednesday. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide...
March 9, 2016 - 5:30pm
October 29, 2015
New rule in Wyoming seeks to encourage ferret reintroduction
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A new rule will seek to make Wyoming landowners less fearful about the legal implications of having endangered black-footed ferrets on their property, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Wyoming Game and Fish Department announced Thursday. Under an...
October 29, 2015 - 9:16pm
September 14, 2015
Decision soon on listing eels under Endangered Species Act
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A decision about whether to list American eels under the Endangered Species Act is expected from federal authorities by the end of the month. The California-based Council For Endangered Species Act Reliability wants the federal government to list the...
September 14, 2015 - 11:59am
August 7, 2015
GFP: Bald eagles no longer are endangered or threatened
ABERDEEN — The bald eagle won't be on South Dakota's list of endangered and threatened species any longer. The state Game, Fish and...
August 7, 2015 - 4:28pm
July 10, 2015
South Dakota might tweak endangered species listing system
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota doesn't have much on the books to help determine when a species can come off its endangered species list. That is changing, however, thanks to the non-game biologists at the Game, Fish and Parks Department. The state list was created in the 1970s...
July 10, 2015 - 10:12am
June 25, 2015
Governors of 10 Western states meeting to discuss drought
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — The governors of 10 Western states began a three-day meeting Wednesday in Lake Tahoe to tackle drought and other problems that don't respect state boundaries. The Western Governors' Association, chaired by Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, will also address...
June 25, 2015 - 1:15pm