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SDDA: State’s Free Pesticide Recycling Program Starting Soon

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Farmers, ranchers and businesses can recycle pesticide containers for free starting next week.        The South Dakota Department of Agriculture begins the collection program Monday and it will run through Sept. 10.        There are 37 locations around the state.        Details are on the state website:...
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Wall Selected to be SD’s Capital for a Day

WALL, S.D. (AP) – The western South Dakota city of Wall has been selected as South Dakota’s honorary Capital for a Day later this month. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says activities for the July 31 celebration will include a Main Street walk, business tours around town and a social hour. The governor will also hold...
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SASD Says A Fourth of SD Superintendents Are New This Year

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A school administrators group in South Dakota says nearly a quarter of superintendents in the state’s 151 school districts will be new to their positions this school year. Rob Monson is the executive director of the School Administrators of South Dakota. He says many of the positions will be filled...
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Centrist PAC Supporting Pressler

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A political action committee aimed at eliminating partisanship from American politics is endorsing independent candidate Larry Pressler in his bid to take back the U.S. Senate seat he held decades ago. Centrist Project Voice director Charles Wheelan says Pressler embraces centrist principles that include fiscal responsibility, environmental stewardship, social...
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