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Rounds Continues to Name Washington Staffers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Sen.-Elect Mike Rounds continues to name staffers for his Washington office. Rounds on Thursday announced the hiring of Gregg Rickman as legislative director and Natalie Krings as communications director. Rounds praised the pair as “two highly talented individuals.” Rickman currently works as deputy director in the policy and...
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Guns ‘n Hoses Blood Drive Organizers Overwhelmed with Success of Three Day Event

UNDATED – (DRG News) United Blood Services says the success of this year’s Guns ‘n Hoses Tyler Wilcox Memorial Blood Drive was amazing.  UBS’s Abbie Titze says 303 pints of blood were given during the 2014 drive, which started Monday and wrapped up Wednesday.  The event was held at locations in Pierre and Fort...
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State Lottery Revenue Expected to be $110 Million

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota anticipates about $110 million in revenue from video, instant and online lottery games for the current budget year. South Dakota Lottery Sales Director Joe Willingham told lottery commissioners on Thursday that the state expects an uptick over fiscal 2014, when lottery revenues totaled $106.3 million. Video lottery is...
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Final Prize Given Out Wednesday in BGCCA’s Great Futures Mega Raffle

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Jaci Keller of Fort Pierre was named the winner of the December prize package in the Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area’s Great Futures Mega Raffle. Keller’s name was drawn yesterday afternoon from three semifinalists to win a three month pass to the Oahe Family YMCA and...
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