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SD Stations Aren’t Warning About Low-Octane Fuel

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Some South Dakota gas stations are selling lower-octane fuel without telling customers about it. Selling 85-octane gasoline became legal in South Dakota earlier this month. But the law change says gas stations have to post a warning to customers if they’re doing it. Lower-octane fuel can cause knocking and...
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New Criminal Justice Reform Effort to be Announced

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State leaders are expected to make a major announcement about criminal justice reform at a news conference Wednesday afternoon. Gov. Dennis Daugaard, Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson, Senate Majority Leader Russell Olson and House Speaker Pro Tempore Brian Gosch will announce the new effort in conjunction with the Pew...
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Jackley: No Violations by SOS Gant, Powers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says his office finds no evidence of criminal violation by the Secretary of State’s office from an employee operating an online business that sells campaign materials. Sen. Stan Adelstein of Rapid City asked Jackley to look into Dakota Campaign Store, which was run...
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Top Federal Prosecutors Warn of Human Trafficking

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Top federal prosecutors from North and South Dakota have added human trafficking to their list of violent crimes that are affecting American Indian tribes in the two states. U.S. attorneys Brendan Johnson of South Dakota and Timothy Purdon of North Dakota told attendees of a conference on family violence Tuesday...
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