Today, more women are pursuing animal science degrees than men

A generation ago, the job title rancher often conjured up male images. In 2022, that will change. Today, 80 percent of all students pursuing an animal sciences degree at South Dakota State University are women. “Ever since I could walk, I knew I would stay in farming,” said Dusti Berry. “Some people work their entire … Read more

Democrats also had bad candidates. But they weren’t dangerous.

Comment on this story comment Herschel Walker was a poor candidate. That statement about the Republican Party nominee for the US Senate in Georgia, who lost Tuesday’s runoff to Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock, is obviously true. The catalog of Walker’s disqualifying behavior is thick, unseemly, and violent. But to say that Walker was a poor … Read more

Keep the climate conversation going

We hear, “Montana—a great little town with really long streets.” That’s why the Montana Citizens’ Climate Lobby appreciates the League of Women Voters (LWV) and other organizers of the webinar “Climate Extremes in Montana – Stories of Change and Resilience” on November 16th. We are honored to have been one of his co-sponsors. Thanks to … Read more

Iowa State in Iowa Odds, Tips and Predictions

Kevin Ericson | Sports Betting Wire The number 20 Hurricanes in the state of Iowa (7-1) and the No. 24 Iowa Hawkeyes (6-1) meet Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. ET (FS1). Below we analyze the lines of Tipico Sportsbook around the State of Iowa vs. Iowaopportunitiesand meet … Read more

Fazoli makes his debut in Louisiana and North Texas

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc., parent company of Fazoli’s and 16 other restaurant concepts, announces two franchise development agreements to bring Fazoli’s to Denton, Texas and Shreveport, Louisiana. The agreements will result in the long-awaited debut of the iconic Italian brand in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and its first location in Louisiana. Both the … Read more

Brittney Griner freed in prisoner swap with Russia: live updates

Shortly after his 2011 conviction on charges including conspiracy to murder American citizens, Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout delivered a defiant message through his lawyer as he faced decades in prison. More than a decade later, Mr Bout, 55, was released despite serving less than half of his 25-year sentence. He was replaced on Thursday … Read more

Toyota aims to shine with the Washington, DC Auto 2023

WASHINGTON, DC, December 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For Immediate Release | December 8, 2023 | WASHINGTON, DC – The Washington, DC Auto Show is preparing for an exciting event in 2023 from January 20th to 29th. Toyota is one of the top manufacturers registered as exhibitors. This powerful automaker is sure to make a … Read more

The Honolulu City Council unanimously approves a cap on bus fares

Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star Advertiser. Have fun with this free story! The Honolulu City Council on Wednesday unanimously passed a bill that would benefit low-income public transit drivers and others looking to save money on frequent trips. The bill, which is passing its third reading and submitted to the mayor for approval, would set … Read more