Tom Riter

Tom Riter

Farm News – riter@wnax.com

Like many folks who return to “roots” back in the Midwest, Tom joining the WNAX family was a matter of coming home again. Tom is from just across the Big Sioux River – Rock Rapids, Iowa.

A graduate of the University of Northern Iowa and Brown Institute, Tom has reported on farm news and markets in Aberdeen and Mitchell in South Dakota and in Greeley, Colorado. You’ll hear Tom covering the farm news and markets through the day on WNAX.  You can also hear him on Drive Time from 4pm-6pm with Fred Forman

We do keep Tom busy – when we give him time to catch a few winks in between assignments, he makes his home in Yankton, SD.


Recent Headlines

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SD Senator Mike Rounds Questions Fed Fiscal Policy

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South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds was among a group of Senators that met with Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen this week. She oversees the board that sets fiscal policy for the country.

3 hours ago in Local

SD Senator John Thune; Messages in Presidential Races

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Even though he has not officially endorsed a Presidential candidate, South Dakota Senator John Thune is paying close attention to both races.

11 hours ago in Local

Record Year for Land Sales in Yankton County

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Yankton County saw a record level of land sales in 2015.

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Minnesota Home Sales Up in 2015

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2015 was a good year to sell a home in Minnesota.

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Voters in Minnesota could play a part in this year's Presidential nominating race.