BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The resumption of soybean sales to China this week is encouraging to American farmers who have seen the value of their crop plummet amid a trade war with the world’s second-largest economy, but producers see it only as a small step and say they need more federal aid.
BROOKINGS – Two important items within the 2018 U.S. Farm Bill were influenced by South Dakota State University leadership. The areas include educational support for Native American students and provisions that will ensure research and Extension funding for soil health.
BROOKINGS – One person was injured when a semi and pickup collided in heavy fog Wednesday, according to the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office.
BROOKINGS – A surprise discovery of cockroaches at Camelot Intermediate School on Friday has been resolved, according to Brookings School District Superintendent Klint Willert.
BROOKINGS – Shannon Stuefen graduated from Brookings County Drug Court last Thursday after 17 months in the program. He’d been through treatment three times and to prison twice but couldn’t break his methamphetamine habit until he went into the drug court program.
Updated: 5 days ago
BROOKINGS – It only took Macy Miller two shots and 38 seconds Friday night to become the all-time leading scorer for the South Dakota State women’s basketball program. Miller opened the game with back-to-back 3-point field goals to lead the Jackrabbits to a 97-49 win over Savannah State at Frost Arena.
Updated: 1 day ago
MINNEAPOLIS – When Miami running back Kenyan Drake completed his sidewinding path through New England’s prevent defense and crossed the goal line on the game’s final play last week, the Dolphins and their fans went wild with delight.
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BROOKINGS – The Bobcats won five of the eight matches contested in Thursday night’s Eastern South Dakota Conference dual against Watertown, but came up on the short end of the scoreboard, 45-22, in the team score.
Updated: 2 days ago