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Legislation Would Allow Bullheads as Bait in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State lawmakers in Pierre are considering legislation that would make it legal for anglers in South Dakota to bait their hooks with bullheads. State law currently classifies bullheads as game fish, which can’t be used as bait. Offenders can face a $500 fine and 30 days in jail. Few anglers...
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Mike Rounds, John Thune, Kristi Noem January 2015

SD Congressional Delegation Reacts to Obama’s Speech

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Members of South Dakota’s all-Republican congressional delegation say ideas presented by Democratic President Barack Obama in his State of the Union speech will increase government bureaucracy and hurt the middle class. Obama called for higher taxes on wealthy Americans and new initiatives to boost the middle class, but Sen....
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Border Marker Located Outside Cultural Heritage Center Fall 2014

Returned Border Marker Displayed Outside Cultural Heritage Center

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota State Historical Society now has a new item being displayed outside the Cultural Heritage Center-a border survey marker.  The marker is one of 720 that were placed in the early 1890’s under the Bureau of Land Management’s jurisdiction to denote the border between North and South...
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South Dakota Corn Growers Association Presents Awards at Weekend Meeting

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Corn Growers Association held its annual meeting over the weekend in Sioux Falls and as part of the gathering, honored a handful of citizens and one business.  Bryan Jorgensen of Ideal was given the Excellence in Agriculture award.  Jorgenson operates a diversified farming operation and...
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