Governors Mansion Tours to Resume This Summer

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The third season of free weekly tours at the South Dakota Governor’s mansion will begin next month.  Tickets for mansion tours must be obtained in advance from the Pierre Chamber of Commerce.  The tours will start June 5. They will be conducted each Wednesday in June, July and August....
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Leroy Nye (Courtesy Photo)

Leroy Nye Found

  Miller, SD – According to the Hand County Sheriff’s Office, Leroy Nye and the vehicle Nye drove have been found but no other details have been released.  The Hand County Sheriff’s Office will release more details in the morning.  The 80 year old Nye, who lived and farmed in the Pierre and Canning area,...
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In top coal state, gas could fuel next power plant

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The newest electrical generation project in the top coal-mining state is a power plant to be fueled by natural gas. Black Hills Corp. subsidiaries Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power and Black Hills Power are building the Cheyenne Prairie Generating Station on the outskirts of Cheyenne. The companies held a groundbreaking...
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South Dakota Governor part of National Health Task Force

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is part of a National Governors Association task force looking at ways states can improve the quality of health care and cut the cost of public health programs.  The task force of a dozen governors will focus on state efforts to redesign health care...
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