| May 10, 2013
| 1:05 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) introduced legislation that would modify crop insurance premium assistance for insured crops grown on native sod converted to cropland and land that a producer cannot...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Sioux Falls - South Dakota's conservation and agricultural leaders will gather on April 29 to discuss the need to tie federal farm payments to conservation practices that protect the state's water, soils and wildlife habitat.
Keynote speaker for the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Eva Catherine (Fitzwater) Johnson of Valley Road, Knoxville, Md., passed away at Tranquility at Fredericktowne Assisted Living Home on April 20, 2013, at the age of 95 years. She had been under the care of Carroll Hospice.
Eva was born Sept. 11, 1917, in...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:51 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has issued new requirements for cleansing ballast water dumped from ships, which scientists believe has provided a pathway to U.S. waters for invasive species that damage ecosystems and...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Easter is still a great day for worship, candy in baskets, pagan equinox rituals and running around the yard finding eggs, but every year it gets quite a bit worse for bunnies.
And no, not because the kids like to pull their ears. The culprit is...
| Oct 5, 2012
Actor Jerry Trainor stars on the hit kids show "iCarly" and will be taking about a special episode of his sitcom. Jerry and other Nickelodeon stars are in town for the annual Worldwide Day of Play which empowers children to get up and outside to...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Last month, a Republican-aligned polling firm called on hunters and fishermen nationwide to get their views. Some of the results were unsurprising: Outdoorsmen regard themselves as politically conservative and register Republican over Democratic by a more...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
PIERRE - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is continuing its planning effort to address the needs of all fish and wildlife species that spend all or part of their lives in the state.
The effort, called the South Dakota Wildlife Action...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 10:32 AM
What Hampton master gardener Carol King would do with Carol Dufresne's overgrown, gone-wild certified wildlife habitat in Newport News;
1. Work the hardscape to help with organization. In the front, this means choosing just a couple of paths,...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:19 PM
On the anniversary of the Enbridge oil spill, some folks say they're relieved that the cleanup effort on the Kalamazoo River and Talmadge Creek appears to be successful, but they're still concerned about some environmental effects down the road.
| Jul 27, 2012
Homeowners battling unwanted animals on their property can finally win the war and protect costly home investments with the new Spray Away Elite repellent, a solar-powered, hose-free motion-activated deer and animal repellent, according to the company...