Cultural Heritage Center

Military Given Free Admission at Heritage Center

   PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center is offering free admission to all active-duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  The center in Pierre is participating in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of...
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Program for young people with disabilities expands

   PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota program that provides employment training for young people with disabilities is expanding to Brookings. Project Search has been operating internship programs at Avera McKennan Health Care Systems in Sioux Falls and Aberdeen for three years. A third site will begin training students in August at South...
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Judge's Gavel

Judge Declares Mistrial in South Dakota Figure Skating Case

  RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A judge has declared a mistrial in the lawsuit a Rapid City man launched against his daughters’ figure skating coach.  After deliberating for almost seven hours on Thursday, the jury returned to work Friday morning for two hours only to tell Circuit Judge Robert Mandel they could not...
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Car in Accident

1 Killed and 1 Injured in Campbell County Crash

   HERREID, S.D. (AP) – One person was killed and another seriously injured in a crash Friday morning on U.S. Highway 83 in Campbell County…about one mile south of the North Dakota border.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 56-year-old Keith Lipp of Bismarck, North Dakota was northbound on Highway 83 in a 2013...
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