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Sundance Film Features ‘Sue’ Dinosaur Found in SD

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A documentary film showing this week at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, features “Sue” the dinosaur. KOTA-TV reports that “Dinosaur 13″ was partially filmed at the Black Hills Institute for Geological Research in Hill City. Workers from the institute found Sue’s bones in 1990 on the...
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Wedding Rings

Advocates: Gay Marriage Rulings May Prompt SD Case

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Officials of an organization that seeks to prevent discrimination based on sexual orientation say federal court decisions overturning bans on same-sex marriage in two other states may lead to challenges to South Dakota’s ban on gay marriage. Don Frankenfeld of Equality South Dakota says he hopes the decisions in Oklahoma...
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Blizzard Sweeps Into Parts of the Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Travel is not advised across much of eastern South Dakota, including in Sioux Falls where schools let out early due to a blizzard. The state closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 from Sioux Falls to Salem because of a number of accidents blocking the road. Todd Heitkamp with...
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City of Mobridge

Mobridge Area Chamber Awarded Funds

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce is being awarded a little over $11,000 in matching funds from the South Dakota Department of Tourism to develop and implement a new regional marketing campaign in 2014. The Chamber of Commerce moved to a regional focus in 2004 and is excited about...
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