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SD Governor Heading to MN to Recruit Workers

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is heading to Minnesota next week to try to recruit workers to the Mount Rushmore State. Daugaard will be at the Mall of America on May 13 from 1-2 p.m. to visit with shoppers and answer questions about relocating to South Dakota. The trip is...
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USDA Says Cooler Temperatures Slows Planting of Row Crops

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Unseasonably cool temperatures across South Dakota slowed planting of row crops and pasture growth. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop report that despite the cooler temperatures, producers had 4.3 days suitable for fieldwork. Winter wheat conditions were rated 31 percent very poor, 31 percent poor,...
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2 SD Students Chosen for President Scholar

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Two South Dakota high school students are among more than 140 students from across the country being recognized for their accomplishments in academics or the arts. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the 49th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars on Monday. Duncan says Presidential Scholars demonstrate what accomplishments...
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SD Governor Urges Recognition of Military Service

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says people should take time this month to recognize the sacrifices and successes of those who have served in the U.S. military. May is National Military Appreciation Month. The governor says the vigilance of members of the armed forces has been instrumental in preserving the...
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