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Federal Trial Set for Man Accused of Accepting Kickbacks

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Trial is set to begin for a North Dakota man is accused of accepting kickbacks for housing contracts on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Michael Addington has pleaded not guilty to two counts, including conspiracy to commit fraud, theft and bribery with programs receiving federal funds. Authorities accused Addington of...
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Bill Enticing Law Graduates to Rural Areas

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – As a University of South Dakota law student, Sarah Larson didn’t expect to be practicing in the small town of Gettysburg. But her future husband, Michael. had a desire to move back to his hometown and get into the family business, so the couple settled into a small practice in...
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SD Panel Considers Quota for Bobcat Harvest

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is deciding whether to impose a limit on the number of bobcats that could be killed in the western part of the state. The panel meets Monday to consider proposed rules for next winter’s bobcat hunting and trapping season. The commission was scheduled...
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Applicants Sought for Native Nation Program

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Bush Foundation is seeking applications from enrolled members of tribes in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota as part of its Native Nation Rebuilders Program. The program aims to strengthen leadership skills for leaders in 23 tribal nations. The program was launched in 2010. Over the course of...
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