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VEVA President Talks About Weekend Cleanup at Capitol Lake

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The local Vietnam Era Veterans Association (VEVA) is holding a Capitol Lake War Memorial cleanup this Saturday along Capitol Lake. The cleanup has become an annual effort by the group-according to VEVA President and Pierre Vietnam vet Ken Rausch. He says last year, the cleanup around the war memorials...
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Rick Weiland

Weiland Says Graduates Should Get Help With Loans

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland says college students graduating with student loans carrying higher interest rates should get some relief. Weiland said Wednesday that he’s supporting Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s emergency loan refinancing act, which will allow people to refinance loans with rates of 5 percent and 6 percent...
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SD Panel Inspects Agriculture Department Errors

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative committee has reviewed expense reporting issues in the Department of Agriculture identified in the statewide 2013 audit. The findings focus on a federal grant for forestry assistance. Agriculture officials say the grant is used for a variety of projects, including brush clearing and addressing the pine...
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Annette Bosworth (From Bosworth for Senate Website)

Former Employees Say US Sen. Candidate Bosworth Hasn’t Paid Them for Past Work

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Another former employee of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dr. Annette Bosworth is accusing the Sioux Falls physician of not paying fully for past work. Leann Batiz worked as a certified nurse practitioner at Bosworth’s Sioux Falls clinic. She says in a letter to state Rep. Steve Hickey that she...
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