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SD Senate Panel Discusses Common Core Study

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative panel is discussing a measure that would set up a study of the Common Core standards now being used for math and English in the state’s school districts. The Senate Education Committee holds a hearing Tuesday on the bill. The proposal would create an appointed council...
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Mobridge City Council Met January 20, 2014

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Mobridge City Council held their regularly scheduled meeting at city hall. Council approved a step increase for Linda Chappell. After hearing an explanation from City Attorney, Rick Cain on Resolutions 14-02 and 14-03 the council approved both. Resolution 14-02 is an opt-out to allow the city to raise the...
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Driving Difficult in Parts of Eastern SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Fresh snow and strong winds are creating whiteout conditions and slick roads across parts of South Dakota. And the National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for much of the eastern part of the state for Monday afternoon into Tuesday morning. For information on road conditions, visit...
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SD FFA Foundation’s “I Believe in the Future of Agriculture” Campaign Raises Over $11,000

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s agricultural industry stepped up and took action to assist with the FFA Foundation’s “I Believe in the Future of Agriculture” campaign. Elevators across the state worked with the SD FFA Foundation to launch the fundraiser last fall and $11,056 was donated for FFA programs. South Dakota FFA...
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