Area Scouters Complete Safety Training

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Mobridge and Selby Cub Scout volunteers became certified Archery and BB gun Range Masters in Pierre on Saturday. Completing both courses conducted by Watertown instructor Scott Osborn were Clayton Anderberg and Danny Nichols of Mobridge and Leah Holder of Selby. The three took the training in preparation for this...
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SD Woman on Trial for Allegedly Killing 4-year-old

CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. (AP) – A woman is on trial in Chamberlain for allegedly beating to death a 4-year-old boy because he wet his pants. Twenty-three- year-old Donika Gonzales of Gann Valley has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder and alternate charges in the February 2013 death of Mason Naser. The Daily Republic newspaper reports...
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FEMA Releases Document on Flood Policy Changes

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has released updated guidelines on a new law to lessen the blow of flood insurance premium hikes. The guidelines could potentially affect more than 1,600 South Dakotans with subsidized flood insurance. A 2012 federal policy sought to make the cost of national flood insurance rates...
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Two Candidates Join to Criticize GOP Front-Runner

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Two U.S. Senate candidates on opposite sides of the political spectrum called a joint news conference Monday to protest the Republican frontrunner’s out-of-state fundraising. Democratic candidate Rick Weiland and Republican state Rep. Stace Nelson stood side-by-side accusing former Gov. Mike Rounds of trying to buy the race, but the...
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