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New SD Law Will Keep Banned Players Out of Casinos

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law a measure aimed at keeping banned gamblers out of Deadwood casinos. Existing law already gives the South Dakota Gaming Commission authority to prohibit players from entering casinos based on cheating or other misconduct. But officials say it’s been difficult to enforce...
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Rawlins Library Modifies Its Patron Database

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Rawlins Municipal Library announced yesterday that it has deleted files associated with patrons who haven’t used the library within the past few years.  Library Director Robin Schrupp says in a press release that the information was deleted to clear up database files.  Patrons who haven’t visited the library...
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SDBIC Board of Directors to Meet March 5 in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Board of Directors for the South Dakota Beef Industry Council will meet in Pierre next week.  SDBIC President Karla Pazour of Pukwana will preside over next Wednesday’s gathering.  The meeting will start with a leadership presentation by Dr. Lynn Gordon, SDSU assistant professor and Extension beef field specialist. ...
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SD Senate Says No Dog Use in Mountain Lion Hunts

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Senate has rejected a measure to allow dogs in mountain lion hunts outside of the Black Hills. Senators voted 18-14 to kill the bill. It had already been approved by the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee and the House. The bill’s Senate sponsor says it would...
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