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Former Candidate in Court for Election Law Charges

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – An independent candidate for U.S. Senate in South Dakota who failed to make the November ballot has made an initial court appearance in Pierre. Thirty-three-year-old Clayton Walker was present at the Hughes County courthouse Monday for the initial reading of charges filed against him. He has been accused of perjury...
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Attorney Requests Ruling in SD Gay Marriage Case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The attorney representing the six same-sex couples challenging South Dakota’s gay marriage ban has asked a judge to bypass a trial and issue a ruling. Minneapolis-based attorney Joshua Newville filed the motion for summary judgment last week. In the same memorandum Newville included a response to the state’s motion...
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City Construction Projects to Result in Street Closures at Three Locations

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Motorists in Pierre will encounter a few more construction projects today as street segments will be closed at three new locations.  Lynn Patton of the City of Pierre says drivers should try to avoid the construction locations if possible.  The three projects to be aware of will be located...
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Rapid City Man Killed in Saturday Crash on I-90 in Jones County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Rapid City man died as the result of a two vehicle crash on Interstate 90 in Jones County.  The crash occured around 10:00 p.m. on Saturday about nine miles west of Murdo.   The South Dakota Highway Patrol says two Rapid City men, 24-year-old Charles Thesing and 22-year-old Quintez...
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