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Warm, Windy Weather Concerning Some Growers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Crop development continues to be well ahead of averages, but warm and windy weather combined with lack of moisture is concerning some growers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop weather report that storms crossed parts of western and north central South Dakota, dropping rainfall amounts...
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KGFX Hometown Tour to be in Philip on Wednesday

PHILIP, S.D. – (DRG News) Join us for the second KGFX Hometown Tour of 2012, as we’ll be on the road to Philip on Wednesday. Thanks to First National Bank and First National Agency in Philip; which is providing our broadcast location. Dorene Foster and co-host Jeri Thomas will be visiting with several different...
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Hail Stone from Scarborough Ranch on June 9, 2012

Rural Residents Comment on Damage from Weekend Storms

UNDATED – (DRG News) Saturday night and early Sunday morning kept weather watchers and central and western South Dakota residents on their toes, as storms raked the area over the weekend. The National Weather Service lists several damage reports-ranging from broken windows and siding–to tree and vehicle damage. Northwest of Hayes, about 24 miles,...
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Timberlake Man Sentenced for Assault

Timberlake resident Thomas James Jones Winston, age 28, was sentenced to 4 months in custody for Assault by Striking, Beating, or Wounding on June 7th. The conviction arose from an incident in Timberlake on March 8, 2012, when Winston assaulted a female victim. Winston punched her right eye, grabbed her around the neck form behind, took...
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