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ND Has Better Winter Wheat Snow Cover Than SD

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota winter wheat farmers are enjoying better snow cover protection for their crops than their counterparts in South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says protection for winter wheat in North Dakota is rated 28 percent poor, 44 percent adequate and 28 percent excellent. That compares with 84 percent poor in...
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Dangerous Wind Chills Blanket the Dakotas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Dangerously cold weather has settled over the Dakotas, but it should be gone by the weekend. The National Weather Service on Thursday issued wind chill advisories and warnings throughout North Dakota and South Dakota into Friday morning. Forecasters said wind chills in some areas could drop to as low as...
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“Eagles and Bagels Walk in the Park” Coming to Oahe Downstream Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This weekend brings an event called the “Eagles and Bagels Walk in the Park” to the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area near Fort Pierre.  Pat Buscher, Oahe Downstream District Supervisor says the annual event has always had great attendance.  Buscher says this is a good chance for families to...
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Oahe Days Announces Bands for 2013 Event

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Although the weather is cold now, organizers for this summer’s Oahe Days Music and Arts Festival continue to prepare for the annual celebration.  Oahe Days will be June 21-23 at Steamboat Park.  Brad Curtis and Jessica Stange lead the committee that is putting together this year’s Oahe Days.  Stange...
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