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Smoke From Western Wildfires Pushing into Dakotas

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The western Dakotas are a little smoky, but it isn’t because of any large wildfires in the two states. Officials say strong winds are pushing smoke from fires in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho into the western parts of South Dakota and North Dakota. Stark County Emergency Manager Bill Fahlsing...
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APNewsBreak: Tribe’s Bid Accepted for SD Land

ROSEBUD, S.D. (AP) – A Native American tribe says it has reached an agreement to buy land it considers sacred in South Dakota’s picturesque Black Hills, ending weeks of worry about possible development on the land. Tribe President Cyril Scott says in a statement obtained by the Associated Press that the Rosebud Sioux’s bid...
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Harvest of Barley

Dry Weather Forces SD Row Crops to Rapidly Advance

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota producers say dry weather has forced row crops to rapidly advance to the mature stage and has triggered the start of an early harvest. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that row crop harvest has begun for some areas, with 7 percent...
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Separate Accident and Fire Reported Near Same Time in Campbell County

UNDATED – (DRG News) Campbell County Deputy Chuck Davidson tried to be in two places at once on Saturday evening as a vehicle rollover in one location and a building fire in another happened almost simultaneously. Deputy Davidson reported to a fire on Saturday night northeast of Herreid at 9:41 pm at Josh and...
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