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Livestock Disaster Aid Signup Set for Next Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Ranchers in the Dakotas whose herds were devastated by an early October blizzard can begin signing up for federal disaster aid next week. The federal Agriculture Department says farmers and ranchers can start signing up for disaster assistance programs authorized by the new farm bill on Tuesday, April 15....
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Marty Jackley 2013 (Courtesy Attorney General's Office)

South Dakota Attorney General Jackley to Run Again

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says he will seek re-election this year. Jackley has served as attorney general since September 2009, when then-Gov. Mike Rounds tabbed him to fill a vacancy created when Larry Long was appointed a circuit judge. The Republican then defeated Democrat Ron Volesky in the...
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Construction to Begin on I-90 East of Wall

WALL, S.D. (AP) – A nine-mile construction project on Interstate 90 east of Wall to near Cactus Flats is scheduled to begin today. KELO-TV reports the work will involve grading, removing and replacing concrete pavement, installing edge drains and paving new asphalt shoulders on the eastbound lanes. Traffic is expected to be reduced to...
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Annette Bosworth (From Bosworth for Senate Website)

Bosworth Can Compete in GOP US Senate Primary

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant says Republican Senate candidate Dr. Annette Bosworth submitted enough valid signatures to be on the ballot for the GOP U.S. Senate primary. Political activist and commentator Cory Heidelberger recently filed an affidavit with Gant’s office questioning some of Bosworth’s signatures. But Gant on...
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