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Corps of Engineers Meeting August 27, 2012

Draft Master Plan Update for Fort Randall Dam/Lake Francis Case Available For Public Review

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Army Corps of Engineers is now offering the public a chance to view the draft master plan for Fort Randall Dam/Lake Francis Case.  The plan details the management and development of the resources for the waterway and dam, including public use, environmentally sensitive areas and cultural resources within...
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Dakotas Shown on North American Map

Hot Weather Blanketing Much of the Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The National Weather Service has posted heat advisories for central and eastern South Dakota and southeastern North Dakota. The forecast calls for high temperatures in the region Monday in the 90s and lower 100s. Humidity will make it feel even hotter. There also is a chance of thunderstorms in...
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SD Libertarian Party Hopes to Prove Relevance

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Libertarian Party in South Dakota is planning a state convention next month, with hopes of showing it is as relevant as the Democratic Party. Democrats didn’t nominate candidates for three statewide offices – attorney general, auditor and public lands commissioner. Libertarians have the opportunity to be the only...
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Fort Yates Man Facing 2 Federal Assault Charges

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A man is accused of a brutal beating on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation that left a woman hospitalized and on a ventilator. Ryan Thunderhawk, of Fort Yates, is charged in federal court with assault with a dangerous weapon and assault resulting in serious bodily injury. Witnesses say the victim...
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