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Authorities Seize 33 Dogs from South Dakota Home

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have seized 33 dogs they say were living in inhumane conditions in a woman’s home in Faulk County. Sheriff Kurt Hall tells the American News that the woman likely will face charges of inhumane treatment of animals. Hall says the woman is on probation, and 35 rat terriers were discovered...
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Representative Noem Co-Sponsor of Bill Allowing Comp Time

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Rep. Kristi Noem of South Dakota has joined in introducing a bill that would allow private-sector businesses to offer employees a choice between getting cash or paid time off for overtime. Noem says current law restricts private businesses from offering their employees paid time off, often called comp time, in...
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Dakotas Might be in Store for Another Bad Storm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A major spring storm with freezing rain and heavy snow is moving out of the Dakotas, but another one might be right on its heels. The National Weather Service says a system might bring freezing rain and as much as a foot of snow to North Dakota this weekend....
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SD DPS: State Emergency Operations Center Scaling Back

PIERRE, S.D. – (From the SD Department of Public Safety) State officials are scaling back the State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to the appropriate staffing level to respond to current requests for support as a major spring storm moves out of South Dakota. The scale-back is effective at 5 p.m. today. A Level Three...
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