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SD, MN Troopers Conduct I-90 Safety Operation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Highway Patrol troopers from South Dakota and Minnesota and local law officers are cracking down on traffic violators on a stretch of Interstate 90. The daylong enforcement effort between Chamberlain, S.D., and Fairmont, Minn., began at 6 a.m. Thursday. Officers are focused on enforcing laws dealing with seatbelts, speeding,...
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New Hope Cancer Foundation Announces It Will Begin Servicing New Counties

Mobridge , S.D.- One of the things that basically connects everyone is we all know someone affected by cancer. There is a great foundation called the New Hope Cancer Foundation that is based in Mobridge. New Hope Cancer Foundation was started locally to help patients with funds to assist with their expenses. Since starting...
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ABC News to Seek Dismissal of ‘Pink Slime’ Lawsuit

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – ABC News says it intends to ask a circuit court to dismiss a South Dakota beef processing company’s defamation lawsuit now that it has been moved from federal court. Beef Products Inc. sued for defamation over ABC’s coverage of a meat product that critics dub “pink slime.” ABC wanted...
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Power Outage Leaves Some Utility Customers Without Electricity for a Time on Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) About 600 utility customers in Pierre were impacted by a power outage yesterday morning.  Utilities Director Brad Palmer says the outage was first reported around 10:10 a.m. Wednesday.  He says the power was out from the Ash Substation to southeast Pierre and from Madison Avenue to Hayes Avenue.  Power...
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