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USDA Says Farmers Begin Planting Spring Wheat in SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Seeding of spring wheat has begun in South Dakota, but farmers in most areas of the state have not yet started spring planting. The Agriculture Department says in its latest crop and weather report that there were nearly six days suitable for fieldwork over the past week. Many farmers...
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Mobridge Election Results for April 8

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Here are the results from the election held in Mobridge on April 8, 2014. Mobridge-Pollock School District Board of Education: Total Votes:1036 Harry “Bingo” Kindt:608 Todd Wagner:576 Jay Shillingstad:588   Mobridge City Aquatic Center Project: Total Votes: 963 Yes: 512 No: 451 The voters have spoken and the Mobridge...
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Ravnsborg Says He’s the Candidate Talking Plans

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Like all of the Republicans running for U.S. Senate in South Dakota, Jason Ravnsborg says he wants to cut the federal budget deficit and repeal Obamacare. But the 37-year-old Yankton attorney and soldier says it’s important that Republicans do more than simply oppose President Barack Obama, and Ravnsborg says...
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USDA: Fieldwork Not Yet Started in Most of SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Fieldwork has yet to start for most South Dakota farmers, but spring wheat seeding has begun in some localities. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that most of the state reported adequate soil moisture with topsoil moisture supplies rated 15 percent short, 80 percent...
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