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Vice Chairman of Lower Brule Assuming Control of Tribe

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The vice chairman of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe says he’s assuming control of the tribal government while Chairman Michael Jandreau is hospitalized. Kevin Wright told the Associated Press on Friday he will serve as acting chairman in Jandreau’s absence. Jandreau was hospitalized last Friday and an attorney for...
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Smoke from Potter County Fire April 2, 2015

Potter County Fire Reignites Thursday

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) Firefighters spent half the day Thursday working to completely extinguish a fire that had burned an eight mile long and half mile wide path through Potter County the day before. Sheriff Curt Hamburger says crews were called back out yesterday around noon when flames were noted near an area...
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Easter Egg Hunt to Take Place in Mobridge on Saturday

MOBRIDGE, SD- (DRG News) The Mobridge Chamber of Commerce will hold their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 1:00 PM at the Mobridge City Park. Around 5,000 eggs will be hidden for the hunt, with one special egg containing a ticket for a new kid’s bike donated by Mobridge Hardware. Parents...
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With Stop in Utah, Obama’s Last State to Visit is SD

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah (AP) – President Barack Obama is making his first presidential visit to Utah, leaving him one state short of touching down in all 50 while in office. South Dakota is the only state he hasn’t been to. Obama arrived at Hill Air Force Base near Ogden, Utah, on Thursday...
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