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SD Cemeteries Miss Deadline for Filing Reports

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – None of the private, nonprofit perpetual care cemeteries in South Dakota has met a July 31 deadline to file annual financial reports with the state. The Legislature earlier this year passed a law requiring the reports. The goal is to ensure the cemeteries have enough trust fund money for grave...
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Winning Numbers Drawn in ‘Powerball’ Game August 21, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 30-40-42-46-48, Powerball: 23 Estimated jackpot: $70 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association:
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No Hearing Thursday in Beef Plant Bankruptcy Case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A planned hearing on a South Dakota beef packing plant’s request to obtain secured credit is off the calendar. Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail in Sioux Falls had denied Northern Beef Packers’ plan for post-petition financing and continued the hearing to Thursday, but Northern Beef withdrew its motion last week....
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SD Lawmakers Reject Rules on Raw Milk Sales

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative committee has rejected proposed state rules that would govern the production and sale of raw milk. The Rules Review Committee voted 3-2 to send the proposed rules back to the state Agriculture Department for more work. Sen. Mike Vehle, of Mitchell, says some committee members believe...
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