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APNewsBreak: SD Cancels Contract with EB-5 Center

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development has terminated its contract with a regional center that handles a U.S. immigration foreign investment program. Documents obtained by The Associated Press on Saturday show the state office ended its agreement with the South Dakota Regional Center in September. Construction of...
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Fool Soldiers Play to Be Performed

MOBRIDGE, S.D – (DRG News) Practices are currently underway for a new play commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Fool Soldiers Rescue. The Friends of Scherr Howe, a non-profit group focused on restoring the ten Oscar Howe murals in the historic Mobridge Auditorium, is hosting the play on Sat., Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. and...
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North Dakota and South Dakota

ND, SD Celebrate 124th Birthdays

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota and South Dakota are celebrating their 124th birthdays. The two states entered the Union on Nov. 2, 1889. President Benjamin Harrison signed the admission papers for the two states on that day. North Dakota became the 39th state, and South Dakota the 40th. Legend says President Harrison shuffled...
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SD Department of Agriculture

Ag Dept Accepting Applications for Hay Bales

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for approximately 580 donated 2012 CRP mid-term management hay bales. The USDA’s Farm Service Agency is allowing producers with 2012 CRP mid-term management hay to donate the baled residue to the department rather than destroy it. Producers in counties affected by...
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