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Forecast: Warmer South Dakota Weekend..Then More Cold

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Temperatures over the next few days across much of South Dakota will feel spring-like after the recent cold snap. But the forecast says the above-freezing weather will give way to more cold by Monday. The National Weather Service state forecast for Friday through Sunday calls for highs in the...
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Mike Rounds September 29, 2014

Rounds Picks Committees, Has Immigration Concerns

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Republican Senator-elect Mike Rounds is expressing concerns over President Barack Obama’s expected administrative actions on immigration. Rounds on Thursday told reporters that Obama’s decision to act unilaterally will hurt his already damaged relationship with Congress. But, Rounds warned, he doesn’t expect lawmakers to use spending-bill tactics to shut down...
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21 Indian Reservations Joining Buyback Program

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) – The federal government is doubling the number of American Indian communities involved in a $1.9 billion tribal lands consolidation program. Deputy Secretary of the Interior Mike Connor announced Thursday that 21 Indian communities in 12 states will join the land buyback program by 2017. That brings the number of locations...
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SDBGN Recommends Unnamed Campbell Co. Creek be Called Searl Creek

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names has unanimously recommended that an unnamed creek in Campbell County be called Searl Creek. Two proposed names for the waterway had been submitted to the board, which met yesterday in Pollock. The creek is located north of Pollock and drains into Lake...
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