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SD National Guard Holding Food Drive Across the State

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Volunteer members of the South Dakota National Guard are holding a food drive across the state. The volunteers will be accepting non-perishable food donations from the public through June 8 at any Army National Guard armory in the state and at the Air National Guard base in Sioux Falls....
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Democrats Formally Approve Campaign to Refer Laws to Voters

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Democratic Party has formally joined the fight to send two laws to the voters for their review. The party’s central committee voted Saturday to push back against a proposal that carves out a $7.50 youth minimum wage and to fight against a bundle of election law...
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Climatologist Says January-March in SD Was Driest on Record

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota state climatologist says dry conditions will likely stick around in the near future, but there’s hope for more rain in the long-term outlook put out this week by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. Dennis Todey says that statewide, January through March was the driest on record, and...
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WW II Vet Brings the Story of a 1945 Bridge Capture in Germany to Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre was visited this week by a World War II Veteran who fought during one of the war’s turning points. Paul Priest of Box Elder talked about his experiences when the Allies captured a vital bridge at Remagen, Germany in March of 1945 at a program at the South...
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