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Second Beginning Farmer And Rancher Symposium To Be Held In Brookings

The free event takes place from noon to 5 pm at the SDSU Student Union.


State Legislator Proposes All Students Recite Pledge Of Allegiance

Representative Hal Wick of Sioux Falls intends to introduce the proposal this legislative session.

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Senate Candidate Proposes Allowing All Ages To Buy Into Medicare

Rick Weiland says people understand Medicare, and that the program is efficient.

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Not Many South Dakotans Have Signed Up For Health Insurance

The state has the third fewest sign-ups so far in the nation.


Ranchers Relief Fund Organizers To Hold News Conference

South Dakota ranchers who lost livestock in an early autumn blizzard will soon find out how the money collected will be distributed.

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Some Upset Over Joan Jett Selection For SD Float

Jett is a vegetarian and animal rights advocate.

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South Dakota Harvest At Normal

The National Agricultural Statistics Service released its weekly report.


Gas Prices Down In South Dakota

The average price of a gallon of gas is $3.16 in the state.

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Teachers Staying Longer In South Dakota

South Dakota is bucking a national trend of teachers quitting in search of better working conditions and better pay.

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SD Revenue Department Expanding Online List Of Tax Delinquents

The list displays the top delinquent taxpayers owing the largest amount of tax.

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California to big-league ballplayers: Stop chewing tobacco


California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do.

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Aaron Hernandez due in court as DA seeks access to evidence


The former New England Patriots player is due in court for a pretrial hearing in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men.

in Music, Entertainment

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are having a baby


The R&B star and the cover girl are pregnant, just weeks after the couple revealed they had been struggling to conceive.