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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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South Dakota Farmers Complain About Rail Service

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Some South Dakota farmers say North Dakota’s Bakken oil field has created a shortage of rail engines and crews to move harvested grain to market. A group of farmers during a Tuesday press conference said the issue has reached a critical point. They say they want President Barack Obama...
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SD Veterinarian Prepares Horse Owners for Virus

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota state veterinarian is urging horse owners to vaccinate the animals and take other measures to prevent the spread of a virus. Equine herpes virus has been found in South Dakota. It takes three forms. A potentially deadly, neurological version of the virus has limited treatments available. A...
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