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Jackley, Others Support Veteran’s Memorial Cross

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley has joined his counterparts in 18 other states in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that the use of a cross to memorialize veterans does not violate the First Amendment. A veterans group has asked the Supreme Court to overrule an order to...
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SD Newspaper Association Honors Longtime AP Reporter

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Newspaper Association is honoring longtime Associated Press correspondent Chet Brokaw. He’s receiving the group’s Distinguished Service Award on Friday at its annual convention in Pierre. Brokaw has covered South Dakota government and other news events for the AP since 1981. He retired last month at the end...
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Mobridge City Council Held Special Meeting April 10

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Mobridge City Council held a special meeting on April 10 at 12:00 p.m. Members of the council were selected for the canvass of the April 8 election.  While the count was being verified by City Attorney Rick Cain, council moved on to other business. Council approved advertising for...
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11 Senate Democrats to Obama: Approve Keystone XL

WASHINGTON (AP) – Eleven Senate Democrats are urging President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May. The senators say the five-year review of the Canada-to-Texas pipeline that would pass through South Dakota has been “exhaustive” and taken longer than reasonably justified. The letter sent Thursday says approval...
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