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Arbitrator Dismisses EB-5 Lawsuit for South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A California arbitrator has dismissed a breach-of-contract lawsuit initially brought against South Dakota in 2008. Darley International had argued for breach of contract against the state and Hanul Professional Law Corp. Darley had an agreement to recruit investors in China for EB-5 projects in South Dakota, but that was ended...
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California Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Charge as Part of July Traffic Stop

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A California man entered a guilty plea Monday in an Onida courtroom to a charge of Possession of Marijuana.  57-year-old Kenneth Conway of Visalia, California was taken into custody as part of a July 17 traffic stop in Sully County.  Law enforcers stopped Conway-who was driving a motorhome-for reckless...
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Dedication for New Firefighter Themed Playground at LaBarge Park October 5, 2014

New Pierre Playground Dedicated Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new playground in northwest Pierre was dedicated Sunday afternoon.  The playground equipment is located in LaBarge Park near Fire Station Number 3 and the pieces have a firefighter theme.  Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill says Pierre has been recognized as a Playful City USA community since 2012 and as...
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Two More Cases of Swine Disease Confirmed in SD

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota veterinary officials say two more farms have confirmed cases of a potentially deadly swine virus, bringing the state total to 38 farms. The South Dakota Animal Industry Board held a conference call Tuesday for its October meeting. Staff Veterinarian Dr. Todd Tedrow says two new hog farms in...
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