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Jason Brown Concerts to Benefit Farm Rescue

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) – Country music singer Jason Brown is performing concerts to aid the nonprofit Farm Rescue organization. The North Dakota-based nonprofit provides planting and harvesting help free of charge to farm families in the region stricken by a major illness, injury or disaster. Since 2006, the organization has helped more than 230...
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Depp Interest in Wounded Knee Causes a Stir

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Questions have been swirling about whether Johnny Depp is really preparing to be the latest potential buyer of a portion of the Wounded Knee National Historic Landmark. Depp told London’s Daily Mail newspaper last week that he’s working to buy a piece of the landmark up for sale on...
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Dedication Held Tuesday for Historical Marker Noting Site of Lindbergh Landing in 1927

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tuesday brought a ribbon cutting ceremony at a new historical marker, located north of Pierre.  The Pierre/Fort Pierre Historic Preservation Commission was instrumental in putting up a sign marking a location where Charles Lindbergh landed his famous plane “The Spirit of St. Louis” as part of a visit to...
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US Marshal: Last of Inmates Caught in Lower Brule

LOWER BRULE, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Marshal’s Service says the last of the four inmates who escaped from a jail in Lower Brule has been captured. Authorities say 21-year-old Troy Fairbanks was caught early Friday morning in Lower Brule. Fairbanks and three others broke out of the jail Tuesday night. The other three...
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