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South Dakota GOP Rep. Noem Re-elected to US House

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Republican Rep. Kristi Noem breezed to victory in her bid for a third term as South Dakota’s lone member of the U.S. House. Noem on Tuesday topped Democratic challenger Corinna Robinson, a retired Army veteran who struggled to build name recognition and a strong fundraising base. First elected in...
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Pressler Concedes to Rounds in Senate Race

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Independent U.S. Senate candidate Larry Pressler has conceded the U.S. Senate race to Republican Mike Rounds. Rounds won out over Pressler, Democrat Rick Weiland and independent Gordon Howie on Tuesday in the race to replace retiring Democrat Sen. Tim Johnson. Pressler says he’s happy to have raised issues important...
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Ballots Cast Late on Pine Ridge Will be Set Aside

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) – Votes cast after the scheduled poll closure at two Pine Ridge polling places won’t be counted with other ballots statewide. The two precincts in Pine Ridge and Oglala opened late Tuesday because their election board superintendents didn’t show up. Attorney General Marty Jackley says that when something like that...
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SD Perspective to Feature SD Governor & GFP Wildlife Division Director

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday brings South Dakota Perspective to stations of the Dakota News Network. Join us Monday afternoon for an hour long program featuring Governor Dennis Daugaard from 2:05 to 2:30 and Wildlife Division Director Tony Leif of the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department from 2:30 to 3:00. If...
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