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SD Panel OKs Bill to Address Growing Meth Problem

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota law enforcement might soon have a new tool to fight the production of methamphetamine. The illegal stimulant has been a growing problem in the state as producers learn easier ways to manufacture it. The House Health and Human Services Committee on Tuesday voted unanimously to support a measure...
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City of Mobridge

Mobridge City Council Met March 3, 2014

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) ¬†Mobridge City Council met for their regularly scheduled meeting on March 3, 2014 in the city hall. Council approved the minutes from the February 18 regular meeting. After a brief discussion the council then approved Resolution 14-05 pertaining to the Pool Loan Contribution Capital Outlay. ¬†This resolution is to...
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Lake Oahe on Map

Unique Project Shedding More Light on Oahe Walleye

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Wildlife officials are learning more about the walleye in Lake Oahe through a unique tagging program that was launched last year. South Dakota’s Game, Fish and Parks Department and North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department are cooperating on a project to tag about 40,000 walleye over four years. It started...
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SD Bill Would Bar Mentally Ill from Having Guns

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota Senate Committee is considering a bill intended to prevent people with mental illnesses from obtaining guns. The measure would allow people who are involuntarily committed as mentally ill and deemed a threat to others to be added to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. Licensed firearms...
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