Report Says South Dakota Corn Harvest Lagging

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Recent warm, dry weather helped South Dakota crops mature, but the corn harvest is a bit behind normal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service says 19 percent of the corn is out of the field, which is below the 45 percent average for this time of...
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Herman Kleinsasser May 2009

Judge Upholds Conviction of SD Man Who Shot Wife

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A circuit judge has upheld the manslaughter conviction of a South Dakota man who shot his wife five years ago while she scrubbed the kitchen floor. Circuit Court Judge Kathleen Trandahl on Monday upheld the conviction of Herman P. Kleinsasser, of Onida. He is serving an 80-year sentence at the...
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Attorneys General Letter Targets Human Trafficking

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee urging passage of three bills that target human trafficking. Jackley and more than 50 other state and territorial attorneys general signed the letter sent to the committee Monday. Jackley says strengthening federal law will assist...
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Bullying Prevention Rally at Riggs Today/Stanley Co. Going Orange Thursday to Unite Against Bullying

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Capital Area Counseling Service Board of Directors, Central South Dakota Teen Court and Pierre Schools are partnering to spread the message of bullying prevention and to promote public awareness of the issue with a Bullying Prevention Week Rally today.  The rally will be at Riggs Theater this afternoon.  CACS’s...
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