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County Commission and Sheriff’s Races Being Decided in Several Area Locations

UNDATED – (DRG News) Election Day 2014 brings voters to the polls to cast their ballots on who they want to send to office for Governor, U.S. Senate and House and in some cases-State House and Senate positions. Voters are also deciding on three ballot issues. Some area county residents are making choices in...
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SD Corn and Sunflower Harvests Still Lag Behind

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota farmers working to finish up the late-season harvest have been helped by dry conditions over the past week. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 48 percent of the sunflowers, 61 percent of the corn and 80 percent of the sorghum is now in...
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50s to 60s, No Big Rain in Election Day Forecast

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakotans who haven’t cast their ballots early won’t be kept from the polls because of the weather. Meteorologist Jeff Chapman with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls says highs by Tuesday afternoon will range from near 50 in the northeast to around 60 in the central and...
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As Race Ends, Senate Candidates Give Final Pitches

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The closing arguments in the South Dakota Senate campaign are as divergent as the candidates in the complex, four-way race. The candidates have spent their final moments ahead of Tuesday’s elections appealing to voters across the state. Republican Mike Rounds, who leads in recent polls, has continued his campaign...
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