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Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center Museum Reopens to the Public

FORT PIERRE, S.D. Р(DRG News) The museum portion of the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre has reopened to the public following cleanup and reconstruction work resulting from a break in a sprinkler system pipe on Christmas Eve.  Center Director Cindy Bahe says in a press release that the museum...
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Panel Defeats Bill to Give SD Gun Laws More Power

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A bill that would have given South Dakota state gun laws supremacy over those of federal and local governments has failed in a legislative panel. The House Local Government Committee voted 8-4 to reject the measure. The bill would have made it a felony for law enforcement officers to carry...
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‘Heating the Rez’ Effort Nearing $50,000 Goal

FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) – An effort to raise $50,000 to fund a pilot project to outfit 20 Standing Rock Reservation homes with heat stoves that burn pellets made from natural materials is nearing its goal. More than 1,000 people have contributed more than $44,000 to “Heating the Rez,” promoted via Attorney and...
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SD Lawmakers Reject Bill on Sex Orientation

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative panel has rejected a measure that sought to protect people from being sued for expressing their religious beliefs regarding sexual orientation. The bill also sought to protect businesses against lawsuits if they refuse to serve or hire a person because of sexual orientation. The Senate Judiciary...
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