The South Dakota Senate Agriculture Committee has passed a bill authorizing the sale of raw milk directly from producers to consumers.
The Iowa Business Council released its fifth annual "Competitiveness Index" at its annual meeting.
According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, the recession in the U-S ended in 2009.
Yankton Area Progressive Growth has taken a leading role in identifying housing issues, and looking for solutions.
South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson has been elected Chair by his fellow commissioners.