South Dakota Cattle on Feed up 6 Percent from 2013

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more animals reported 190,000 cattle on feed on Oct. 1, up 6 percent from last year. The Agriculture Department says in its latest report that placements in feedlots during September totaled 50,000 head, up 16 percent from 2013. Marketings of fed...
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Deadwood Gambling Numbers Down From September 2013

DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) – Industry representatives say gambling revenues in the South Dakota tourist town of Deadwood were flat in September and it could be more evidence that customers want expanded offerings. South Dakota voters will decide on Nov. 4 on a constitutional amendment that would allow Deadwood gaming halls to add roulette, keno...
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Cargo Plane Lands Safely at Pierre Airport Friday After Having Equipment Problems

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre emergency crews were summoned to the Pierre Regional Airport last night after the pilot of a cargo plane reported that the aircraft was having equipment issues.  Pierre Airport Manager Mike Issacs says the Mustang Aviation plane-a Piper Navajo-had problems with its nose gear on the way to Huron, so the pilot turned...
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Reports Confirm Weiland Outraised Rounds

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Campaign finance reports show Democrat Rick Weiland has outraised Republican Mike Rounds by more than $60,000 in South Dakota’s tight U.S. Senate race. The race until recently had been considered a GOP lock. Weiland’s report released Friday show the Democrat has raised about $330,000 between Oct. 1 and Oct. 15,...
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