President Barack Obama

Obama to Indian Country in First Visit as President

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama says he’ll visit a Native American reservation in North Dakota next week on his first trip to Indian Country as president. Obama says he and first lady Michelle Obama will visit the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in Cannonball. He says the reservation holds a special place in U.S....
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Jason Gant

Sec. of State Says Local Ordinances Guide Campaign Sign Rules

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota primary is over, so candidates and their supporters are on the clock to take down campaign signs. Secretary of State Jason Gant says the cities and counties set the rules, so the length of time people have to remove signs varies by jurisdiction. He says the average...
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SD Panel to Hear Comments on Deer Tag Reductions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission will hear public responses today on proposals to drastically reduce the number of deer tags for hunters this year.  The total number of tags proposed for the East River deer season is down by about 40 percent. West River tags will be...
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DNN’s South Dakota Perspective to Feature Tony Venhuizen and Tourism Secretary Jim Hagen

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News ) The Dakota News Network brings the June broadcast of South Dakota Perspective to the airwaves on Monday afternoon. Governor Dennis Daugaard will be attending a meeting of the Western Governor’s Association, so our guest in the first segment of Monday’s program will be Tony Venhuizen-who is the Governor’s...
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