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Residents, Staff Say Goodbye at Hosmer Home

HOSMER, S.D. (AP) – Financial woes are forcing a Hosmer nursing home to shut its doors, closing down the largest employer in town. The Hosmer Senior Citizens Home is closing July 15. For the past month, its residents have slowly been moving away, leaving for other facilities to call home. Administrator Jennifer Bohn tells...
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Fort Pierre Butterfly Collector Finds Subspecies

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Fort Pierre butterfly collector has helped identify a new subspecies. Gary Marrone tells the Capital Journal that he collected Mormon fritillaries in the Black Hills that looked different than those in Colorado and Wyoming. Marrone got the privilege of collaborating in the subspecies’ first scientific description and give it...
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Winning Numbers Drawn in ‘Powerball’ Game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Saturday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 02-11-22-26-32, Powerball: 19 Estimated jackpot: $60 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
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Officials Say Shad Boost Lake Oahe Forage Base

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota fisheries biologist says stocked shad appear to be helping provide food for Lake Oahe walleyes in South Dakota and North Dakota. Mark Fencel says about 1,800 adult shad were stocked in the reservoir last year and another nearly 1,700 were stocked this spring in sites in both...
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