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Tyler Wilcox Memorial Guns ‘n Hoses Blood Drive to Start Today

UNDATED – (DRG News) The 9th annual Tyler Wilcox Memorial Guns n’ Hoses Blood Drive will be starting today and continues through Wednesday.  The drive organized by United Blood Services was started by Bob and Jeri Wilcox as their way to ‘payback” the amount of blood their son Tyler used during his battle with...
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South Dakota Resolves Ads Dispute with Chicago

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development says it has resolved a dispute with Chicago officials about advertisements at O’Hare International Airport. The ads are part of the agency’s business recruiting campaign in Chicago and Minneapolis. The goal is to lure companies by touting the ease of doing business...
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Inauguration Ceremonies Set for January 10 in Pierre

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Inauguration ceremonies for South Dakota’s elected officials will be on Jan. 10, and tickets go on sale for celebratory events today (12/8). State legislators, constitutional officers and Gov. Dennis Daugaard will take their oaths of office in Pierre as part of the ceremonies, which also include two balls. The...
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South Dakota Officials Wrapping Up EB-5 Loose Ends

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The political fallout from South Dakota’s investment-for-visa scandal is likely over, but state officials are still investigating how to claw back roughly $1 million in public funds. A legislative audit committee has released a report that found that a former state official who committed suicide last year was solely...
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