Pilot of OH-6A to Visit SD National Guard Museum in Pierre Aug 19th

PIERRE, S.D. –  Retired Major (USA) Thomas Pearcy Sr. will be visiting the South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre Friday, Aug. 19, at 7 pm.   Pearcy, who was pilot of the OH—6A on the fateful day it was shot down in Vietnam, will share his stories of the experience. The OH-6A, serial number...
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Court Denies Bid to Put Medical Marijuana Measure On Ballot

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state court judge has denied a request from the sponsor of a medical marijuana ballot measure to put the proposal before voters in November. Attorney General Marty Jackley said Tuesday that Circuit Court Judge Mark Barnett’s decision was based on a lack of valid petition signatures. Secretary of State...
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South Dakota Argues EB-5 Participation Shouldn’t Be Ended

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota is arguing to a federal immigration agency that the state can effectively manage its troubled program that recruits wealthy foreign investors for projects in exchange for green cards. An attorney retained by the state argued in a Monday letter that the South Dakota Regional Center’s participation in the...
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Hughes County Explosion Claims Life of Young Man and Severely Injures Another

HARROLD S.D. – An explosion that occurred 5 miles south of Harrold on West Bend Road Monday morning around 11am has claimed the life of one and severely injured another. Hughes County Emergency Manager Rob Fines said two men were welding a tank at a farm shop south of Harrold and diesel fumes in...
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