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Commission Candidates to Speak at Meeting for Hughes and Stanley County Democrats

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes and Stanley County Democrats will meet today in Pierre.  The group will gather at the Church of Christ Fellowship Hall at 323 North Madison-starting at 7:00 p.m.  The evening will include comments from the two candidates in the June 4th election for Pierre City Commission.  Current commissioner...
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Stephanie Herseth Sandlin

Herseth Sandlin Rules Out Run for SD Senate Seat

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Former South Dakota U.S. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin says she will not seek the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Tim Johnson. Herseth Sandlin announced her decision on her Facebook page Monday morning and confirmed it to The Associated Press. She says she wants to focus on her...
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Holly Hoffman

‘Survivor’ Survivor Talks Faith, Family, Friends

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota woman says she learned about faith, family, friends and an inner strength and passion that she never knew existed while competing on the 2010 season of the CBS reality series “Survivor.” Holly Hoffman told an audience of about 250 in Yankton recently that it took her to...
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SD Seeking Applications for Clean Water Grants

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources is accepting applications for grants to support projects aimed at improving water quality. Officials say they expect about $2 million will be available for South Dakota projects. Conservation districts, water development districts, counties, cities, universities and American Indian tribes can apply...
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