Cattle Feeding on Hay

South Dakota Cattle on Feed Up 20 Percent

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more animals reported 210,000 cattle on feed on August 1, up 20 percent from last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its latest report that placements in feedlots during July totaled 17,000 head, down 15 percent from 2014. Marketings...
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Kentucky Headhunters Concert to Wrap Up Bad River Music Series

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The final concert in what’s been a successful summer for the Bad River Music Series is coming up tomorrow.  In June and July, concerts featuring such acts as BlackHawk, The Outlaws and Little Texas were held near the Silver Spur in downtown Fort Pierre.  Tomorrow’s concert will take...
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Tribal School, Others Sued After Parade Float Injures Girl

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The mother of a girl who was injured after falling off a parade float during homecoming has filed a federal lawsuit against her daughter’s tribal school, a police department and other agencies. Mission resident Tamaleon Wilcox is requesting a federal jury trial after a claim for $3 million was denied...
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Laura Schoen Carbonneau and Penny Andersen August 21, 2015

Pierre Woman Happy with Winnings in Chamber Contest

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) $50,000, $250 in Pierre Pride Dollars and a gift basket were the winnings options placed before a Pierre woman this morning as part of a Pierre Chamber contest that wrapped up today.  The Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce started its downtown Monopoly cash giveaway July 1 and entries were...
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