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SD Taxpayers’ Legal Bill for Abortion Law: $377K

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota taxpayers paid almost $380,000 to defend an anti-abortion law that was upheld by a federal appeals court this week. The amount is much less than some opponents of the law predicted when the South Dakota Legislature approved the so-called “informed consent” law seven years ago. At the...
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July 24 SD Drought Monitor

SD Governor’s Drought Task Force Website Set Up

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota residents looking for information related to the continuing drought have a new website to visit. Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s Drought Task Force has set up the site at drought.sd.gov with drought-related news releases, designation information, recommended feed-finder sites and other drought-related links. U.S. Agriculture Tom Secretary Vilsack on Monday...
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SD Pulse Processors, LLC Chooses Harrold Location

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Harrold has been chosen as the site of a value-added production facility for South Dakota grown field peas, lentils and chickpeas. South Dakota Pulse Processors, LLC considered several locations in the area before selecting Harrold. The 5,500 square foot plant will clean, size, polish, color sort, split, mill and...
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Three Vehicles Involved in Accident East of Pierre Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) No one was injured in a three vehicle accident that occurred east of Pierre Wednesday, but all the vehicles had to be towed from the scene of the wreck. The Department of Public Safety says the accident was reported about 1:15 p.m. yesterday afternoon and occurred on Highway 14...
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