Child Wearing Native Regalia

Report: South Dakota Breaks Child-Protection Laws

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A new report says South Dakota has violated federal law by removing too many American Indian children from their homes and placing them in foster care with non-Indian families. The report was approved by the state’s Indian Child Welfare Act directors during a Thursday meeting. It will be...
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SD Officials Say Tax Due on Some Online Purchases

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State officials say South Dakotans doing their holiday shopping online should remember that state and city taxes may be due on their purchases. State Business Tax Director Doug Schinkel says many people don’t realize that most Internet retailers are not collecting sales tax on items bought online. He says...
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Governor Rounds Makes U.S. Senate Announcement November 29, 2012

Former Governor Rounds Makes Formal Announcement for U.S. Senate in 2014

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Before a crowd of supporters in a Pierre conference center this morning, former Governor Mike Rounds announced his intention to run for the U.S. Senate in 2014.  Today’s gathering in Pierre was the first of three planned for the day-with others to be in Rapid City and Sioux...
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Rosebud Man Charged in Federal Court with Assault and Robbery

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Rosebud man entered not guilty pleas to federal charges including Assault with Intent to Commit Murder, Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury and Robbery.  22-year-old Mitchell Stoneman was indicted by a federal grand jury on November 15.  He appeared in court yesterday before...
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