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Big Sales, Big Savings, Holiday Shopping

MOBRIDGE, S.D – (DRG News) This past Friday was the annual event called Black Friday. This is supposed to be the day where businesses finally make it out of the red and into the black on their year’s sales. Across the nation people waited in lines for hours, even days, to get discounts on the...
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Wildfire Specialist Announces Run for SD Governor

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A former leader of South Dakota’s state wildfire agency says he plans to run for governor next year. Joe Lowe was director of the state Wildland Fire Suppression Division from its creation in 2001 until his retirement in 2012. He now runs an art gallery in Rapid City and...
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Midwest Business Conditions Improve in November

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A monthly economic report says business conditions in nine Midwestern states improved slightly in November. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index rose to a tepid 51.2 on a growth scale of 0 to 100. The index was growth-neutral in October at 50.0, the lowest level since 2012. Creighton University economist Ernie...
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Fall Blizzard Still Hurting Ranchers in Nebraska, SD

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Agriculture officials say the October blizzard that killed thousands of cattle in northwest Nebraska and southwest South Dakota will have a lasting impact in the region. Dawes County extension educator Scott Cotton tells the Lincoln Journal Star the blizzard had a bigger impact because it followed a summer of drought...
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