Committee Approves Plan to Allow Concealed Carry Without Permit

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A legislative panel has approved a proposal that would allow people in South Dakota to carry a concealed pistol without a permit. The House State Affairs Committee on Monday narrowly voted to pass the measure, which removes the requirement for a concealed pistol permit from state law. Openly carrying a...
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Legislative Panel Votes to Void Transgender Students in Sports Policy

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state House committee has approved a proposal that would void a High School Activities Association policy on transgender student participation in sports. The House State Affairs Committee on Monday voted 10 to 2 to support the measure. The policy, which was adopted in June, requires the association to review...
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Radioshack to Close 9 South Dakota Locations by End of March

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Radioshack has announced that it will be closing nine retail locations in South Dakota. The struggling consumer electronics chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last week. The company announced on Monday that it will close nearly 1,800 stores by March 31. KELO-TV reports that the locations statewide to be...
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Mobridge Gearing up for Special Olympics Polar Plunge

MOBRIDGE, SD- (DRG News) Earlier, Dakota Radio Group spoke to Mobridge Police Captain Al Bohle about the polar plunge that he is involved in to raise funds for area Special Olympics. He talked about his desire to do a polar plunge event in Mobridge and the process behind it.   He also talked about...
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