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SD Department of Tourism Looking for Travel Counselors

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Tourism is looking for travel counselors and supervisors for the 10 information centers along Interstates 29 and 90. The travel guides are needed from May through September to help visitors with travel needs. The centers are located near Chamberlain, New Effington, Salem, Spearfish, Tilford, Valley...
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SD Man Accused of Seriously Injuring a Baby Gets 10 years

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man accused of seriously injuring a baby who repeatedly woke him up has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. U.S. District Judge Charles Kornmann sentenced 27-year-old Brett Roach, who was found guilty of assault resulting in serious bodily injury in connection with the incident in May...
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Daugaard Shifts Focus to Legacy for Final 4 Years in Office

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Addressing a crowd of supporters and family during his second inaugural speech, Gov. Dennis Daugaard shifted his focus Saturday to the mark he would like to leave on the state in his final term. Daugaard, Lt. Gov. Matt Michels and dozens of other constitutional and elected officials took their oaths...
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Republicans, Court Ship Oil Pipeline Decision Back to Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) – Congressional Republicans and Nebraska’s Supreme Court have shipped the Keystone XL oil pipeline project right back to a reluctant President Barack Obama. Obama is so loath to make the call that deliberations have entered their sixth year, nearly as long as he has held office. He has blamed the delays on...
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