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Meeting to be Held Today in Fort Pierre on Potential 2011 Flood Lawsuit

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A public information meeting will be held in Fort Pierre today for public discussion of a potential lawsuit regarding the 2011 Missouri River flood.  The meeting will be at the AmericInn later this afternoon.  Representatives from the Polsinelli Law Firm in Kansas City, Missouri will be on hand...
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SD Panel Passes One Human Trafficking Bill, Kills Two

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota House Judiciary Committee has reviewed three bills on human trafficking in an emotional hearing Friday. A trafficking victim drew the sympathy of many in the room, including legislators and opponents to the bills. The panel gave unanimous support for one bill to allow victims to seek financial...
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4G LTE Network to Cover Crow Creek Reservation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A new wireless broadband service will soon cover the Crow Creek reservation. The Crow Creek Sioux Tribe on Friday announced that Native American Telecom will operate a 4G LTE service in the reservation in central South Dakota. Crow Creek Chairman Brandon Sazue says the move is a “historic” step...
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SD Lawmakers Reject Bill to Repeal Death Penalty

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative panel has decided the state should keep the death penalty. The House State Affairs Committee voted 7-6 to reject a measure that would have repealed the death penalty. Relatives of two murder victims urged that the death penalty be kept, while the father of another victim...
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