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Capital Area United Way Names New Executive Director

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Capital Area United Way announced today that they have named the organization’s new Executive Director.  A press release from the United Way says Christina Ka Yun Oey will join the local United Way on March 1 and cites Oey’s valuable non-profit and community service experience-including work with the...
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SD Chief Justice Says Courts Working on Reform Law

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson says the state court system is making progress in carrying out its role in an extensive overhaul of the state’s criminal justice system. In his annual State of the Judiciary speech to the South Dakota Legislature, Gilbertson on Wednesday said the court...
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Prices, Future Markets on Minds of SD Corn Growers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota corn farmers produced a record crop last year, but prices and future markets will likely be on their minds during their annual convention Saturday. Corn Growers’ executive director Lisa Richardson says high prices after the drought led to a huge decrease in exports, and ethanol companies aren’t...
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Sundance Film Features ‘Sue’ Dinosaur Found in SD

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A documentary film showing this week at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, features “Sue” the dinosaur. KOTA-TV reports that “Dinosaur 13″ was partially filmed at the Black Hills Institute for Geological Research in Hill City. Workers from the institute found Sue’s bones in 1990 on the...
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