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SD Ag Secretary: Raw Milk Rules to Take Effect December 11

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s agriculture secretary says new rules covering the production, testing and labeling of raw milk sold in the state will take effect Dec. 11. The Agriculture Department had been trying to pass the rules since last spring and has held three hearings on the issue. The Legislature’s Rules...
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Forecasters Look at Weather Stats for Past Thanksgivings

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) Forecasters are predicting temperatures in the low 30′s in central South Dakota on Thanksgiving Day-with no mention of any precipitation in the state’s mid-section.  The National Weather Service says that means it will be cooler than the high temperatures that have been recorded for the past few Thanksgiving holidays. ...
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Ring Necked Pheasant

Registration Deadline Coming Up for December 6 Governor’s Pheasant Habitat Summit

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The registration deadline for the December 6 Governor’s Pheasant Habitat Summit in Huron is coming up in a few days and officials say there is lots of interest in the event.   Tony Leif, Wildlife Division Director for the Game, Fish and Parks Department says registration has been steady and...
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Highway Patrol Superintendent Urges Safe Travel On SD Roads

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The national Thanksgiving Day holiday fatality reporting period this year starts tomorrow evening and continues through Sunday-and state officials are asking travelers to put safety first on the highway during that time and throughout the year.   Governor Dennis Daugaard issued a statement yesterday asking South Dakotans to travel safely...
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