Local

Noem Selected As Farm Bill Conferee

Noem Selected As Farm Bill Conferee

Representative Kristi Noem has been appointed by House Speaker John Boehner to serve as a member of the Farm Bill conference committee, which will work in the coming weeks to reconcile differences between the House and Senate passed farm bills.  Noem will push for a five year farm bill to be passed.  Noem is the first House member from South Dakota to be appointed a Farm Bill conferee since 1996. 

Recent Headlines

in Local

Thune Could Play Pivotal Role In Internet Access

capitol building

The senator could become the head of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee.

in Local

Ag Machinery Sales Fall

Combine and Wagon

Lower commodity prices are partly to blame.

in Local

Davison County Commissioner Weiss Passes Away

Weiss, Gerald - Copy

Weiss died of cancer early Saturday evening in Sioux Falls.

in Local

Tornado Touches Down In Yankton County

tornado

No one was injured, and no damage was reported.