USDA Says Above-Normal Temps, Dry Soil Help SD Farmers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Above-normal temperatures and drier soils accelerated spring planting across South Dakota. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that producers had on average 5.4 days suitable for fieldwork. Winter wheat conditions were rated 31 percent very poor, 28 percent poor, 33 percent fair, 8 percent...
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AG Jackley Releases Results of Sobriety Program

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Nearly 120 people have taken nearly 125,000 sobriety tests using an ignition interlock device as part of South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Program. Attorney General Marty Jackley released the testing results of the ignition interlock device on Monday. The devices have been a part of the 24/7 Sobriety Program since October....
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SD Discovery Center Opens New Traveling Exhibition Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Discovery Center is opening its new traveling exhibition today.   The display will allow visitors to explore the science of how things move by land, sea and air.  Kristie Maher, Executive Director of the Discovery Center says in a press release that the exhibit is called “From...
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EMS Week Being Noted Through May 25

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota is noting Emergency Medical Services week this week; to recognize men and women involved in emergency medical services.  Governor Dennis Daugaard says in press release that the EMS system is made up of emergency physicians and nurses, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, firefighters, educators and administrators.  He says...
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