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SD Event to Offer Tool to Help Recover Lost Kids

WALL, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota parents can get help in putting together a kit of information about their children that could be used to identify them should they ever go missing. The South Dakota Child Identification Program will collect information for the free kits Thursday at the Wall School District office. The kits...
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Free Flu Shots Offered to all South Dakota Kids

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakotans are starting to get flu shots for the upcoming season. The Sioux Falls School District is offering free vaccinations to middle and high students on Wednesday. Gov. Dennis Daugaard and first lady Linda Daugaard also got their shots this week and encouraged other South Dakotans to do the...
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South Dakota Winter Wheat Seeding Nearly Done

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Dry conditions across much of South Dakota over the past week have aided farmers planting winter wheat and harvesting row crops. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 90 percent of the state’s winter wheat crop is in the ground, and more than half of it...
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Fed Judge Overturns South Dakota Murder Conviction

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – A federal judge in South Dakota has dismissed the murder conviction of a Wakpala man in a case in which the victim died nearly two years after being beaten. Judge Charles Kornmann says a death must happen within a year and a day in order to constitute a punishable homicide....
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