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Feds Ask Court to Throw Out Hospital Lawsuit

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The federal government has asked a judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by a South Dakota hospital trying to collect more than $1.65 million in fees for care provided to members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe. Bennett County Hospital and Nursing Home in Martin sued Indian Health...
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Attorney General Marty Jackley

South Dakota AG: Study Shows 24/7 Sobriety Program in SD Works

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Attorney General Marty Jackley says a new report is further evidence that South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Program is working. The program was started in 2005, giving people convicted of alcohol-related crimes a chance to stay out of jail as long as they stay sober. They’re monitored twice-daily for alcohol...
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Governor Appoints Rapid City Man to GF&P Commission

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed Gary Jensen of Rapid City to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission. Jensen succeeds Jeffrey Olson of Rapid City, who served two terms and was not eligible for reappointment. By statute, the opening has to be filled by a West River non-farmer....
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SD Teen Charged as Adult in Bennett County Murder

  RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A Martin teenager has been indicted for murder in Bennett County. The Rapid City Journal reports that 17-year-old Matthew Libby is being charged as an adult in the Nov. 8 murder of Albert Apple Sr. The Bennett County States Attorney’s Office says Libby was indicted this week for...
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