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Syngenta To Appeal $218M Verdict In Seed Case

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) – Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta says it will appeal a Kansas federal jury’s awarding of nearly $218 million to Kansas farmers who sued the company over its introduction of a genetically modified corn seed variety. Syngenta says in a statement that it is “disappointed” by Friday’s verdict after a three-week trial in Kansas City, Kansas. That…

Miss SDSU Miranda Mack Crowned Miss South Dakota 2017

Mack is a student at South Dakota State University, and held the local title of Miss SDSU

misssd.org misssd.org HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (MISSSD.ORG) – Miranda Mack, 21, of Redfield was crowned Miss South Dakota 2017 Saturday night. Her platform is “All for Music.” For her talent, she performed the operatic aria “Habanera.” She is the daughter of Hugh and Cari Mack, is a student at South Dakota State University, and held the local title of Miss SDSU….

Mickelson Wins SF School Board Seat

SIOUX FALLS – Cynthia Mickelson will serve as the newest member of the Sioux Falls school board. Mickelson won Tuesday’s election with 52.5% of the vote. The Sioux Falls businesswoman tallied 2,278 total votes. She will take office on July 10. Mickelson replaces Doug Morris, whose term expires at the end of the month. Randy Dobberpuhl finished with second with…

No Injuries In Car Vs. Pole Accident

Driver cited for careless driving

SIOUX FALLS – A car vs. pole accident had drivers looking for a different route Monday night. The accident happened just after 6 p.m. on the 5600 block of West 41st St. The collision left power lines hanging down to the street. Police diverted traffic until the area was cleared. No injuries were reported. The driver was cited for careless…

Gregory County Man Arrested For Murder

Chance Harruff, 46, arrested for second degree murder

GREGORY COUNTY – A Dallas, South Dakota man has been arrested for second degree murder. Attorney General Marty Jackley says Chance Harruff, 46, is charged in the death of 38-year-old Kristi Olson, who is also from Dallas. Authorities responded Thursday to an incident at a home on the 400 block of Highway 18. An autopsy was scheduled after authorities deemed…

South Dakota Cattlemen’s Foundation “Prime Time Gala” Brings The Beef

The South Dakota Cattlemen’s Foundation is hosting its fourth annual Prime Time Gala to raise money to provide beef food-insecure families across the state. It’s part of an ongoing partnership the foundation has with Feeding South Dakota. In true cowboy fashion, it’s go big or go home, so the event is a huge country music concert along with a special…