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Officials Say SD County Could be Facing Bankruptcy

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Officials in Bennett County say the county might go broke if residents vote down a measure to raise property taxes. Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to opt out of a state-imposed tax limitation that caps a property tax increase at 2.1 percent next year....
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Krebs Seeking Nomination for SD Secretary of State

RENNER, S.D. (AP) – State Sen. Shantel Krebs is running for secretary of state in South Dakota. Krebs told attendees at the Lincoln County Lincoln-Reagan Day dinner Saturday night that she would be seeking the Republican nomination for the office in 2014. Krebs says she plans to make voting rights a top priority. She...
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SD Lottery Results from September 21, 2013

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – These South Dakota lotteries were drawn Saturday: Dakota Cash 09-11-12-16-17 Estimated jackpot: $121,000 Hot Lotto 20-21-39-41-45, Hot Ball: 9 Estimated jackpot: $1.65 million Mega Millions Estimated jackpot: $160 million Powerball 12-17-45-54-58, Powerball: 13 Estimated jackpot: $40 million Wild Card 02-05-11-25-33, Wild Card: KS Estimated jackpot: $265,000
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Parents of Woman Killed in Accident Along with Pierre Man Calling For Tougher SD DUI Laws

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The parents of a woman killed in crash near Pickstown are calling for tougher drunken driving laws in South Dakota. Twenty-nine-year-old Ronald Fischer Jr., of Lake Andes, was allegedly driving drunk on July 8 in the Pickstown area when he failed to stop at a stop sign. Authorities say his...
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