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Hundreds of Dakotas Ranchers Apply for Federal Aid

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – About one-third of the initial applications made to a federal aid program for disaster-stricken ranchers have come from the Dakotas, and most of the money doled out so far has gone to South Dakota producers. South Dakota ranchers lost an estimated 43,000 cattle and other livestock in an early October...
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DOT: Election Signs Are Banned from Right of Way

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding the public that political campaign and ballot-issue signs can’t be placed on state highway rights of way. Bill Nevin with the department’s legal counsel says signs are showing up along the state’s roadways as the election is nearing. The primary election in...
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Governor Daugaard’s Trade Mission to China to Leave Friday

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is leading a trade mission to China with hopes of attracting more students to state universities and new markets for state exports. The delegation leaves Friday and returns a week later. Daugaard will travel with 16 business representatives and state employees. An assistant vice president...
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PSD Holds Retirement Recognition Tea

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School District honored staff members who are retiring or who have resigned with ten or more years of service at the annual Retirement Recognition Tea.  The event was held yesterday at the School Administration Building.  The total number of years in education for the retiring certified staff...
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