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Pierre’s Historic Hyde Building Continues Seeing Improvements as Owners Look to Future

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Changes continue at Pierre’s historic Hyde Building-at the corner of Capitol Avenue and Pierre Street.  The building, owned by Fred and Sherry Thurston, had its third floor restored a few years ago and the space is occupied by the Federal Public Defender’s Office.   The Thurston’s have continued working to...
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AG Jackley and State’s Chief Justice Say South Dakota Scammers Are Posing as Court Employees

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The state chief justice of the state Supreme Court and the attorney general are warning South Dakotans about a scam operating in the state. It involves callers identifying themselves as court employees seeking to collect payment in order for someone to avoid immediate legal action. The caller will ask for...
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Old SD Governor’s Mansion Sale Short of Minimum

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A house that served 16 South Dakota governors couldn’t draw even the minimum asking price at auction. The Rapid City Journal reports bidding for the old mansion started at $600,000 Thursday in Rapid City. It fell to $375,000 before a man flashed the winning bid for $410,000. That’s not...
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USDA Report Shows SD Remains Agricultural Powerhouse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota farmers rank in the top 10 in the nation in the production of more than 15 crops. A recent report from the federal Agriculture Department shows that South Dakota is tops in the production of bison, and second in the production of honey, flaxseed, proso millet and...
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