Daily Archives: March 8, 2013

SD Governor Approves Longer Abortion Wait in Some Cases

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed a bill extending in some cases what is already the nation’s longest waiting period for a woman to receive an abortion. Daugaard announced that he signed the legislation on Friday. Women seeking abortions in South Dakota currently must wait three days after seeing an abortion clinic doctor before they can have the procedure. The bill makes it so weekends …

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Capitals Have First Round State Tournament Game Today

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre-Ft. Pierre Capitals Varsity boys hockey team opens up State Tournament action as the State High School Varsity boys hockey tournament begins it’s 3 day affair in Brookings at the Larson Ice Arena.  The Capitals are the third seed in the tournament and open up play against number 6 seed Huron at 1 pm.  Pierre-Ft. Pierre is 3-0-1 in 4 meetings with Huron and the …

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Wolters Named Summit League Player of the Year

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  – The Summit League announced its regular season awards on Thursday in a press conference in Sioux Falls, where they revealed the selection of South Dakota State’s Nate Wolters as The Summit League Player of the Year. Already a two-time All-Summit League First Team selection, Wolters adds a third first team honor and becomes the 13th Jackrabbit to earn league player of the year honors in …

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Sully Buttes Wins, Chamberlain Loses in First Round State Girls Basketball Tournaments

  HURON, S.D. – Remi Wientjes scored 18 points and Karlea Stahl added 16 as Sully Buttes knocked off Sanborn Central-Woonsocket in the first round of the girls State Class B basketball tournament in Huron on Thursday.  Despite shooting just 35 percent from the field, the Chargers hit 29 of 40 free throws to move into the semi final round of the tournament against top seeded Warner tonight.  Myah Sellend …

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