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Abdallah to Head Law Enforcement Coordination

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota attorney general’s office has hired a former state legislator and retired lawman to help coordinate training efforts between state, local and federal law enforcement agencies in the state. The Argus Leader newspaper reports that 76-year-old Gene Abdallah served in the Legislature 13 years. He also was a...
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Sioux Tribes to Discuss Foster Care, Sacred Sites at Meeting Hosted by Standing Rock

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Enforcement of the Indian Child Welfare Act, protection of sacred sites and the Keystone XL pipeline will be among the topics discussed at a gathering of Sioux tribal leaders in Rapid City. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is hosting the three-day meeting that starts Monday. It’s the third in...
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No Jackpot Winner for July 6, 2013 Powerball

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – None of the tickets sold for the Powerball game Saturday evening matched all six numbers drawn, which were: 02-13-35-36-52 Powerball: 11 Players matching all five numbers and the Powerball would have won or shared the $70 million jackpot. The prize goes to an estimated $80 million for Wednesday. Tickets that...
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12 Business Leaders from China Visiting USD

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) – A delegation of a dozen business leaders from China is visiting the University of South Dakota to learn about investment opportunities in the United States. The four-day American Visiting Institute for Chinese Entrepreneurs sessions will include lectures, tours and demonstrations of South Dakota’s economic capabilities. They run Sunday through Wednesday....
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