BROOKINGS, S.D. - When David and Dawnette Anderson were looking for a small town close to Mitchell to call home, they eagerly chose Mt. Vernon because of its school.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - As a mosquito-transmitted virus, West Nile Virus is usually thought of as a summertime problem. However, data shows that a significant number of human cases occur after August 31.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Temperatures during the first few weeks of school may be high, yet, some schools don't have air conditioning.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum has launched a series of fiber art and kid craft activities this summer in conjunction with their exhibit The Unspun Tale: Sheep in South Dakota.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - When the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted, the State of South Dakota decided not to expand the Medicaid program. However, now that the S.D. Legislature is looking at the possibility expanding the state's Medicaid program; it may be a good time to take a look at how this could impact some low-income South Dakotans, explained Carrie Johnson (former SDSU Extension Family Resource Management Specialist).
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Thanksgiving marks the start of the Christmas tree season with more than 36 million trees being sold between Thanksgiving and Christmas. While you're hunting for the perfect tree to grace your family's home, John Ball, Professor & SDSU Extension Forestry Specialist and S.D. Dept. of Agriculture Forest Health Specialist is here to help answer some questions.