Frosty’s Summer Bash Brings ACM-Nominated Duo to Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. — (DRG News) Hot on the heels of their second album, country music duo Love and Theft will headline the inaugural Frosty’s Summer Bash, Saturday, June 28th, at the Brown County Fairgrounds; Centennial Village. “We couldn’t be more excited about bringing Stephen and Eric in to help us launch this annual festival...
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USDA Says SD Gets Nearly $310K for Specialty Crop Grants

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture says South Dakota this year is getting nearly $310,000 for grants to develop specialty crops. The federal funds were authorized under the 2014 farm bill. The federal government defines specialty crops as fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, and horticulture and nursery crops....
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SD Minerals Board OKs Conflict of Interest Rules

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Board of Minerals and the Environment has adopted new rules to prevent conflicts of interest. Deputy Attorney General Roxanne Giedd drafted the rules to comply with requirements from the federal Environmental Protection Agency, although she says board members already identify conflicts and disclose them. One of the...
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SD Family Recognized for Conservation Efforts

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has recognized a South Dakota family for its conservation efforts. Lyle and Garnet Perman, their son Luke and his wife Naomi are the state’s recipients of the Leopold Conservation Award. The award comes from the national Sand County Foundation and the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association and Grassland...
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