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SD Ag Department Helps Identify Development Sites

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Agriculture Department has started a program to help counties identify the best locations for agricultural development projects. The department will work with local governments and development officials on a site analysis program that will look at information on local zoning ordinances, permitting requirements and the availability of...
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USDA Says Corn Crop Showing Good Progress in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Federal officials say the corn crop is showing good progress in South Dakota, although more rain is needed to meet yield potential. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that corn silking was at 69 percent, behind last year’s 78 percent but ahead of the...
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Meeting Tonight to Focus on What to Do About Pawn Street in SE Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A forum will be held tonight which will give city residents a chance to talk about what to do with at least one roadway that was damaged during the 2011 flood.  The focus of the forum is Pawn Street-an east/west road which is located just north of the city’s...
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NWS Says Cool Temps Over the Weekend Set or Matched Previous Record Overnight Lows

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says some regional communities noted temperature records over the weekend and other records were matched.  The temperature logged Saturday morning in the Pierre area was 44 degrees, which broke the old record of 49 degrees, set back in 2005.  Timber Lake broke its previous record...
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