Tucker Wyatt is all about his southern foods. Tucker is from Harrisburg, Virg., and came to South Dakota on an internship to work at Rock Hills Ranch near Lowry, S.D.
The South Congressional delegation applauded the USDA authorization for emergency haying on South Dakota CRP acres that are located in counties with a D2 designation or greater on the U.S. Drought Monitor.
The drought has affected crops, but cattle in the area are not hurting as much yet. Casey Perman, co-owner of Mobridge Livestock, says the drought has affected crops more than the cattle industry. Ranchers have been selling their cull cows and older pairs earlier than normal because of dry conditions to manage risk, but sale barn business continues as usual.
Sister Brigid Carey, 86, a Sister of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, died Thursday, July 6, 2017, at Presentation Convent, Aberdeen. The Mass of Resurrection for Sister Brigid, was held on Saturday, July 8, 2017, in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel at Presentation Convent. Reverend Michael Kelly was celebrant and homilist.
Larry Jensen, 77, of Spearfish and formerly of Mobridge, passed away July 3, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. Larry was born March 21, 1940, in Hendricks, Minn., to Laurence O. Jensen and Doris (Hallas) Jensen.