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Gant Task Force Could Address SD Voting Sites

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant says he’s forming a task force to address whether federal Help America Vote Act funds can be used to open satellite voting offices on three American Indian reservations. But the executive director of Native American voting rights group Four Directions Inc. is...
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SD Governor Requests Flags be Flown at Half-Staff

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking that all flags in South Dakota be flown at half-staff through sunset Friday in honor of the victims of a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in the nation’s capital. The request is in accordance with a proclamation issued by President Barack Obama. Authorities...
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Eagle Butte Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Eagle Butte woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Involuntary Manslaughter.  28-year-old Debra Charging Cloud was indicted on May 15-according to United States Attorney Brendan Johnson.  She appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark Moreno last Thursday and pleaded not guilty.  The charges are the result...
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SD State Employees Blood Drive Moved from Visitor Center to Lutheran Memorial Church

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A blood drive for South Dakota State Employees will be held in Pierre today.  Organizers say that all available slots have been filled for the blood drive but are advising those that signed up that the event has been moved to a different location.  Abbie Titze, Donor Recruiter for...
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