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SD Had Second Highest Flu Shot Rate Last Season

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – New data from the federal government show that South Dakota had the second-highest vaccination rate nationally last season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that more than half of the state’s adult population got a shot. Massachusetts had the highest rate, with 57.6 percent, followed by South Dakota...
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2012 Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup

Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup Draws 14,000

CUSTER, S.D. (AP) – More than 14,000 people lined the hills of Custer State Park for the 48th annual buffalo roundup. Riders on horseback gathered more than 1,000 bison into holding pens Friday in what has become a huge tourist draw for South Dakota’s Black Hills. But park managers also use it as a...
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Unofficial Results from Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Election

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has a new chairman. Unofficial results from Wednesday’s tribal election show Dave Archambault II defeating Mike Faith by more than 120 votes. Archambault will replace longtime chairman Charles Murphy. The Standing Rock reservation straddles North Dakota and South Dakota.
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Start of Demolition Work on Old Pierre Airport Terminal September 26, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Work Starts to Demolish Pierre’s Old Airport Terminal

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Work to officially begin tearing down Pierre’s former airport terminal started today-with the city’s Mayor breaking down a small part of the building from behind the controls of an excavator. Morris, Inc. will be demolishing the old building soon and it’s expected that the structure will be completely razed...
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