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Project Aims to Boost Standing Rock Cattle

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – An animal science professor at North Dakota State University is leading a project that aims to boost beef cattle production on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. Robert Maddock tells The Bismarck Tribune that outdated land management strategies have degraded range conditions on the 3,600-square mile reservation that straddles the North...
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State Officials Look Into Avera’s Medical Offer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota officials are investigating the legality of an arrangement in which Avera Health is covering out-of-pocket expenses of state employees for some medical services. Avera has offered to help state workers with their medical bills if they seek the care they need from Avera rather than from two...
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SD Libertarians Nominate Bosworth’s Husband for AG

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Libertarian Party in South Dakota has nominated the husband of former U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth for attorney general. The Argus Leader reports the Libertarians nominated Chad Haber on Saturday. Haber prevailed over former U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Evans and former attorney general candidate Bob Newland. Haber accused...
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SD Mountain Lion and Bobcat Seasons Unchanged

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The upcoming South Dakota mountain lion hunting and bobcat hunting and trapping seasons will operate the same as they did last year. Game, Fish and Parks commissioners left both seasons unchanged. The Black Hills mountain lion hunting season begins Dec. 26 and ends March 31, with a harvest limit...
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