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National Weather Service Says August Was a Cool and Wet Month in Parts of Central SD

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service in Aberdeen says last month brought wetter and cooler than normal weather for August in parts of central and northeast South Dakota. Monthly average temperatures were anywhere from one to three degrees below normal. Pierre, Timber Lake and Mobridge all noted high temperatures that were...
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Pulse Plant Near Harrold to Employ 14 Initially

HARROLD, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Pulse Processors plant near Harrold plans to employ 14 people initially and possibly expand to as many as 21. The $4.5 million plant will process pulse crops such as lentils, field peas and chickpeas. CEO and President Steven Brown tells the Capital Journal that production employees will...
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Tribal Leaders in Dakotas Gathering for Summit

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Tribal leaders in the Dakotas will discuss topics ranging from health care to economic development during an annual gathering in Bismarck this week. The 18th annual Tribal Leaders Summit is Wednesday through Friday at the Bismarck Civic Center. Coordinator Julie Dejarlais tells The Bismarck Tribune that there will be a...
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Report: Midwest Economic Index Inched Up in August

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting growth is ahead.        A survey report issued Tuesday says the overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index inched up to 57.2 last month from 57.0 in July. The index had reached a three-year high...
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