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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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Firefighters Win Trophy and Record Set for Donations at Guns ‘n Hoses Blood Drive

UNDATED – (DRG News) This year’s Guns ‘n Hoses Tyler Wilcox Memorial Blood Drive brought in over 300 pints of blood during the three day event. The goal for the annual blood drive was 251 pints and Abbie Titze of United Blood Services says 303 pints were collected by the time the drive ended...
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Johnson Calls for Bipartisanship as He Exits

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Sen. Tim Johnson has brought his “Tour of Thanks” from South Dakota to the U.S. Senate chambers in Washington, D.C. South Dakota’s retiring senior senator said goodbye to his colleagues on Thursday in a speech on the Senate floor. The Democrat took up a “hallmark” call for bipartisanship among federal...
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