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SD Regents to Consider 5.8 Percent Average Tuition Increase

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) – The state Board of Regents is scheduled to take up a proposal to raise tuition and fees for South Dakota’s six public universities by an average of 5.8 percent for the upcoming school year. The board will meet Thursday in part to discuss the hikes, which translate to an average...
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Bureau of Indian Affairs Official Released from Hospital

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Bureau of Indian Affairs superintendent on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation who was stabbed last week has been released from the hospital. Department of the Interior spokeswoman Nedra Darling says Patrick Duffy was released Wednesday and is expected to fully recover. Authorities allege that Brian Iron Boulder stabbed...
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SD Regents Approve Resident Tuition for Children of Alumni

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) – The state Board of Regents has approved a proposal to allow resident tuition for out-of-state students who attend the South Dakota public university where one of their parents received a degree. The board passed the measure at its meeting on Wednesday for incoming freshman or transfer students. System Vice President...
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Highway 212 Reopened Near Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – South Dakota Department of Transportation officials have reopened Highway 212 east of Gettysburg to the junction of Highway 47.   Crews are still working the fire that started earlier this afternoon to put out hot spots north of Highway 212 and west of Highway 47.    Motorists are advised to drive...
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