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Two SD Electric Cooperatives Get Funding Help

WASHINGTON (AP) – Two South Dakota electric cooperatives are getting federal loan guarantees to help build distribution and transmission lines and to make other improvements. U.S. Agriculture Department officials say the Moreau-Grand Electric Cooperative, based in Timber Lake, is getting a $10 million loan guarantee to build 165 miles of distribution line and 10...
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November Winter Wheat Price Down Slightly

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Agriculture Department says that the preliminary winter wheat price is down slightly in South Dakota. The South Dakota office of the National Agriculture Statistics Service says preliminary prices received by farmers for winter wheat in November averaged $6.45 per bushel, down 28 cents from last month. The...
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South Dakota Ranchers Vow to Survive Cattle Disaster

PHILIP, S.D. (AP) – Western South Dakota ranchers have buried the tens of thousands of cattle that died in an early October blizzard. Now they are figuring out how to dig themselves out of a financial hole after many lost a quarter or more of their herds. Rancher Joe Carley of Philip lost more...
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South Dakota Lotteries Drawn Saturday October 26, 2013

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – These South Dakota lotteries were drawn Saturday: Dakota Cash 01-08-20-22-30 Estimated jackpot: $31,000 Hot Lotto 12-18-32-41-42, Hot Ball: 10 Estimated jackpot: $1.15 million Mega Millions Estimated jackpot: $75 million Powerball 04-06-34-49-56, Powerball: 29 Wild Card 03-16-17-26-30, Wild Card: KH
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