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Body of Missing Man Found Near Wessington Springs

  MILLER, S.D. – The Hand County Sheriff’s Office has released more details about the search for an elderly man who was found dead after being missing for about four days.   LeRoy Nye was missing from his home in St. Lawrence since early Sunday morning. No one in the family knew Nye had left....
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South Dakota falls short of walleye egg collection goal

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A cold and snowy April set back fish spawning in South Dakota and complicated the efforts of state wildlife officials to collect walleye eggs from Lake Oahe and eight eastern lakes.  The state Game, Fish and Parks Department collected about 60 million walleye eggs, 7 million below the agency’s...
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Governors Mansion Tours to Resume This Summer

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The third season of free weekly tours at the South Dakota Governor’s mansion will begin next month.  Tickets for mansion tours must be obtained in advance from the Pierre Chamber of Commerce.  The tours will start June 5. They will be conducted each Wednesday in June, July and August....
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Leroy Nye Found

  Miller, SD – According to the Hand County Sheriff’s Office, Leroy Nye and the vehicle Nye drove have been found but no other details have been released.  The Hand County Sheriff’s Office will release more details in the morning.  The 80 year old Nye, who lived and farmed in the Pierre and Canning area,...
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