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Crop Expert Says Cold Temps Could Hurt Soybeans

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – A crop expert says the cold overnight lows in the forecast this week could hurt some of South Dakota’s soybean harvest. Agronomy field specialist David Karki with South Dakota Extension says freezing temperatures can cause up to a 5 to 15 percent yield loss if the plant hasn’t reached maturity....
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Pheasant Habitat Group: Invest in Conservation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A working group established by Gov. Dennis Daugaard has released recommendations for protecting the state’s pheasant population by increasing and supporting habitat conservation practices in the state. The governor’s Pheasant Habitat Work Group report lays out eight key recommendations. The report was compiled from public input the committee heard...
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Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Lower Brule man will be sentenced in November following his guilty pleas for charges ranging from Criminal Trespass to Perjury.  24-year-old Jordan James Pourier entered into a plea agreement and pleaded guilty to four different counts.  Pourier was arrested in May after a number of horses were released...
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4 Vehicles Stolen from Pierre Recovered—A 5th Stolen Vehicle Found in Brandon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating four separate stolen vehicle cases from the weekend.  All four of the vehicles have been recovered. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says each of the vehicles taken was unlocked with the keys left inside. Blemaster says in all four cases, the vehicles were...
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