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State Fair Announces 2015 Theme and Logo

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota State Fair has announced its 2015 theme.  The venue’s theme this year is “Sew It. Grow It. Show It.”  State Fair marketing and events coordinator Candi Briley says officials selected a theme and logo for 2015 that draws attention to all areas of the fair.  She...
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Bill Would Create Date for Challenging Candidate Petitions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state legislative committee has approved a measure that would put a deadline on when citizens can challenge petitions that statewide candidates use to get their name on a primary election ballot. The Senate Committee on State Affairs unanimously voted Wednesday to send the proposal to the full chamber. Under...
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State Panel Approves Opiate Overdose Antidote Proposal

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A legislative panel has approved a proposal to allow trained first responders and police officers to carry an opiate overdose antidote to help fight drug fatalities. The state Senate Health and Human Services Committee voted Wednesday to send the measure to the chamber’s floor. Attorney General Marty Jackley says giving...
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Panel Approves Audit of Statewide Candidate Petitions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A legislative panel has approved a measure allowing the Secretary of State’s office to audit a random sample of voter signatures from statewide candidates’ petitions to get on the ballot. The Senate Local Government Committee voted Wednesday to send the measure to the chamber’s floor. Secretary of State Shantel Krebs...
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