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Chamberlain Man Sentenced in Federal Court for Larceny

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Chamberlain man was sentenced in federal court on a charge of Larceny yesterday.  19-year-old James Short Bear was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange to eight months in custody and $500 in restitution.  Short Bear was initially indicted by a federal grand jury in February of this...
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Ample Moisture Over Past Week Aids South Dakota Farmers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Up to 5 inches of moisture over the past week has helped replenish soil moisture across South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop progress report that topsoil moisture supplies are rated only 42 percent short or very short, compared to 74 percent the previous week. Subsoil...
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Horizon Health Care to Open Community Health Center in Fort Thompson

FORT THOMPSON, S.D. – (DRG News) A rural healthcare agency has plans to open a community health center in Fort Thompson this year.  Horizon Health Care, Inc. received federal funding this month to open the center, which is scheduled to begin serving patients this fall.  Horizon’s network provides affordable, quality healthcare through medical and...
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VEVA Holds 2015 Capitol Lake War Memorial Cleanup Over the Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Despite the chilly weather, a cleanup that was held at memorials and veterans statues around the Capitol Grounds Saturday has been called another success.  Members of the Vietnam Era Veterans Association (VEVA) gathered near Capitol Lake Saturday morning to conduct the cleaning campaign.  It was started in 2013-as the...
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