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Mayor Gill: Funding from CNCS to be Used to Support Senior Volunteer Activities

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre announced last week that more than $62,000 in new funding has been given to a group of Pierre area senior volunteers.  Mayor Laurie Gill said Friday that Avera St. Mary’s Foundation received the $62,137 grant that will support senior volunteer activities through Retired and Senior...
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SD Students Display Research Work in State Capitol

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A dozen undergraduate students from South Dakota colleges and universities will display their research work in the state Capitol in Pierre this week. The students will present their projects to state lawmakers and the public Wednesday in the Capitol rotunda. Jack Warner, the state Board of Regents executive director, says...
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U.S. Attorney to Speak at Workshop About Sex Trafficking in SD Next Month

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson is one of several speakers scheduled to discuss sex trafficking in South Dakota during a workshop next month in Rapid City. The Rapid City Journal reports the South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic and Sexual Violence and Native Women of the Great Plains Society are sponsoring...
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How Automatic Budget Cuts Could Affect SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The White House compiled the numbers from federal agencies and its own budget office. The numbers reflect the impact of the cuts this year. Unless Congress acts by Friday, $85 billion in cuts are set to take effect from March-September. As to whether states could move money around to...
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