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SDHP Says Interior Teen Killed in One Vehicle Crash Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Interior teenager died in a one-vehicle crash Thursday. Authorities indicate the accident happened on “Old NE Road”, about a mile and a half west of South Dakota Highway 240 near Interior Thursday evening. 14-year-old Kylerae Bailey Marie Todd was westbound on the road about 6:50 p.m. and lost...
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Wine in Glass

Consumer Choice Driving SD Study on Wine Imports

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Some South Dakota wine connoisseurs wish it was easier to import their favorite vintages. But existing state law doesn’t allow wineries to ship directly to consumers here. Lawmakers have tried to address the complaints, but those bills failed this session. South Dakota is one of nine states that doesn’t allow...
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SD Lottery Board Relaxes Promotional Policy

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Lottery’s oversight board has voted to relax the promotions policy that governs licensed lottery operators. The Lottery Commission approved the change this week on a 6-1 vote. The new policy allows lottery operators to target specific groups with their promotions. They could host a “ladies night” under...
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SD Dedicates Next Week to Soil, Water Stewardship

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakotans are being asked to consider soil and water conservation next week as part of a stewardship event declared by Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The theme for the week is “Dig Deeper: Mysteries in the Soil.” It draws attention to the fungi, protozoa, earthworms, bacteria and other microorganisms in the...
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