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Johnson, USDA Official to Take Input on Blizzard

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Sen. Tim Johnson and an official with the U.S. Department of Agriculture will hear from ranchers who lost livestock in the early fall blizzard. Johnson and Undersecretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services Michael Scuse will be at the South Dakota Stockgrowers Office in Rapid City at 2 p.m....
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SD Joins Other States in Opposing Health Mandate

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota and 17 other states are supporting a First Amendment challenge of the new federal health care law before the U.S. Supreme Court. Attorney General Marty Jackley says the states are part of a “friend of the court” brief challenging a Third Circuit Court of Appeals decision. That ruling...
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Mobridge Trailer House Fire

Mobridge, SD – KOLY – At approximately 2:15 PM on October 21, 2013, the Mobridge Fire Department responded to a trailer house fire at 312 10th Ave E in Mobridge. Upon arrival the trailer house had smoke coming from the doors and windows. All occupants vacated the residence without injury. According to the resident...
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Horse Effigy October 19, 2013

Special Open House Held Saturday as Historical Society Prepares to Send Sioux Horse Effigy on International Tour

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Turnout was good Saturday at an event marked as a “send-off” for a Sioux Horse Effigy stick-a museum artifact which will be featured soon in an upcoming international traveling exhibit.   The horse effigy is the logo for the South Dakota State Historical Society and has been housed at the...
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