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Federal agency drops proposed two-person train crew rule
Trump administration to pull out of rural Job Corps program, laying off 1,100 federal workers
Analysis: Assange case stirs free-speech concerns
Federalist Society's Leonard Leo is helping Trump make courts more conservative
Barr could expose secrets, politicize intelligence with review of Russia probe, current and former officials fear
South Dakota cattle scheme
The Sorting Pen: Be thankful for the earlier generations on your farm
Pig-killing virus now 'endemic' in two regions of China, U.N. says
Trump Administration to unveil new $16 billion aid package for American farmers hit in trade war
Most grass-fed beef labeled 'Product of U.S.A.' is imported
place a business brief
SD congressmen urge Trump to end trade war after USDA announces $16 billion 'Band-Aid' bailout
SD scenes will adorn Corn Palace murals in 2020
Rancher, former legislator Ryan Taylor joins Ducks Unlimited policy team
Commentary: Farms are suffering from climate change and Trump's trade war. Here's how to help
Planting progress continues to lag in SD
Twins are raking, so Nelson Cruz is being patient with left wrist
Twins bury White Sox for ninth win in 10 games
Kirk Cousins hopes rookie Garrett Bradbury is Vikings’ center for ‘the next decade’
Kernel baseball advances to Class A title game
Class B state preview: Bon Homme/Scotland aims for back-to-back state titles
Pegge Jane (Foxley) Pranger
Marian Maxine Powers
Dean Herbert Fitzler
LETTER: Encouragement of future teachers lauded
LETTER: Dropping Mitchell Area Community Theatre membership
WOSTER: Remember ... always
Column: Soldier describes close calls with death in the trenches of WWI
MEL'S MUSINGS: Memorial Day, it's not just another three-day weekend
A memorable fishing experience for paralyzed veterans in Chamberlain
Bison help prairie get back to nature
Brad Dokken column: DNR increases elk permits in effort to reduce growing Kittson County herd
State record channel catfish voided 70 years later
Fort Pierre Grassland grouse numbers remain stable
Nick & Mary Ellen Weber
Bob and Barb Kreutzfeldt
Jim & Karen Hanson
August 27, 2018
Dakotafest goers learn how 'bale wrap' can harm cattle
MITCHELL, S.D. — The technology of using "bale wrap" for storing large round bales has become more popular, but it's created some health...
August 27, 2018 - 7:15am
August 25, 2018
AgweekTV: Elevating Art
Huge elevator mural in Faulkton, SD, has folks gawking and talking. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather...
August 25, 2018 - 8:30am
August 24, 2018
State official: Bleak outlook for emerald ash borer
John Ball didn't come to Dakotafest on Thursday with much good news. Ball, who works for South Dakota State University Extension as a forestry...
August 24, 2018 - 8:15am
August 23, 2018
Sutton, Evans show off ag platforms at Dakotafest
Without Republican and current U.S. Representative Kristi Noem participating, gubernatorial candidates Billie Sutton and Kurt Evans each made...
August 23, 2018 - 8:19am
Johnson, Bjorkman corner Dakotafest conversation
Wednesday's Congressional forum at Dakotafest had four participants and was structured to limit the back-and-forth typically found in a political...
August 23, 2018 - 8:16am
August 22, 2018
Farm life molded Greenway on football field
Chad Greenway is about family, football and farming. The retired NFL linebacker grew up on his parents' farm outside of Mount Vernon, which is...
August 22, 2018 - 7:54am
Concerns surround big crop forecast
The crops look good in South Dakota for both corn and soybeans. But it's everything else associated with the crops that is causing some concern,...
August 22, 2018 - 7:52am
July 27, 2018
Dakotafest plans falling into place
With less than a month before Dakotafest, schedules and plans for the annual agriculture showcase are coming together. That includes the lineup...
July 27, 2018 - 8:11am
August 25, 2017
ROUNDS: An opportunity to bring all ag groups together
For more than two decades, Dakotafest has been an annual event that brings together ag leaders and producers from across the state together into...
August 25, 2017 - 10:00am
August 24, 2017
NOEM: Thoughts from last week's Dakotafest
Farming is one of the only businesses where you take out massive loans at the beginning of the year, bury that money in the ground in the form...
August 24, 2017 - 9:45am
August 18, 2017
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Despite the rain and a “down economy,” Dakotafest still attracted thousands for the three-day agriculture expo. While official attendance...
August 18, 2017 - 8:20am
August 16, 2017
SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
The clock is ticking on the current iteration of the farm bill, and South Dakota's three congressional delegates were on hand at Dakotafest to...
August 16, 2017 - 3:55pm
Exhibitors show off gear, gadgets during Dakotafest
When Kevin Kimberley glances at the inside of a modern tractor's cab, it reminds him of the inside of an aircraft cockpit. The amount of buttons,...
August 16, 2017 - 7:45am
August 15, 2017
Continuing a legacy: Dakotafest exhibitor educates visitors on hiring extra labor
Alan Hojer knows first hand the growing pains of adding labor to a farm. But he views it as an opportunity to practice leadership and expand...
August 15, 2017 - 5:13pm
March 20, 2017
Firefighters extinguish rubbish fire near Dakotafest grounds
Grass near the Dakotafest grounds caught fire Monday when a garbage burn grew out of control. At about 11:45 a.m., six Mitchell firefighters...
March 20, 2017 - 4:56pm