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Walworth County Commission Meets on Tuesday

SELBY, SD- (DRG News) The Walworth County Commissioners met for the final time this month on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015. Among the items on the agenda, the commission held an alcoholic beverage license hearing. Highway Superintendent Penny Goetz was at the meeting to present May budget balances. She also discussed with the commissioners the...
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Standing Rock Sioux Gets $200K Grant for Homeless Veterans

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is getting a $200,000 grant to provide job training and other assistance for homeless veterans living on the reservation. North Dakota’s congressional delegation says the grant is from the U.S. Labor Department’s homeless veterans’ reintegration program. The Standing Rock Reservation covers 2.3 million acres and...
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Teens Attending Youth Trooper Academy in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Nineteen South Dakota teens are training this week with the Highway Patrol during the annual Youth Trooper Academy. The one-week academy is geared toward adolescents aged 16 and 17 and will run through Friday afternoon at the South Dakota Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pierre. The event is put on...
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USDA Hotline Helps Youth Find Free Meals in SD This Summer

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A hotline set up by the U.S. Department of Agriculture can help youth in South Dakota find places where they can have access to free meals this summer. The USDA National Hunger Hotline provides information about sites where children and adolescents ages 18 and under can get nutritious meals through...
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