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A $16.5 Million Boost for Health Care Job Training

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The federal government is betting $16.5 million that a group of South Dakota technical institutes and tribal colleges can boost the state’s health care workforce. U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez says the South Dakota Allied Health Training Consortium will receive the money during the next four years. The Argus...
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Winning Numbers Drawn in ‘Powerball’ Game September 28, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Saturday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 14-47-52-53-54, Powerball: 5 Estimated jackpot: $60 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
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SD Governor’s Mansion Sold For Second Time in Five Weeks

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The former South Dakota governor’s mansion in Rapid City that was purchased last month for $410,000 has been sold again, this time for $425,000. The Rapid City Journal reports that Rod Woodruff, who owns a campground near Sturgis, bought the home at the Aug. 22 auction and sold it...
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SD Director’s Movie Set for Annual Film Festival

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – A movie written and directed by a Pierre man is a featured film at this weekend’s South Dakota Film Festival in Aberdeen. “Dust of War” features many South Dakotans as actors. It is a story about the post-apocalyptic American frontier where a lone soldier fends off a brutal warmonger to...
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