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SD Governor Awards Block Grants to Four Communities

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has awarded grants to four South Dakota communities for improvement projects. Bonesteel, Delmont, Dupree and Wolsey will get a total of $1.5 million in grants to help with improvements carrying total price tags of more than $4.7 million. Bonesteel is getting $515,000 for improvements to its water...
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Winning Numbers Drawn in “Powerball’ Game June 1, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Saturday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 22-28-33-53-59, Powerball: 14 Estimated jackpot: $40 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
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USDA: Corn Prices Up Slightly in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Agriculture Department says May corn prices are up slightly in South Dakota. The South Dakota office of the National Agriculture Statistics Service says corn, at $6.67 per bushel, is up 8 cents from last month. Soybeans are up 50 cents from last month at $14.50. The preliminary...
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Department of Public Safety Says South Dakota Homeland Security Director Retiring

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Homeland Security Director James Carpenter announced Saturday that he will retire. Carpenter has served as the agency’s director since 2010. His retirement is effective June 8. Carpenter says he wants to do more hunting and fishing and spend more time with his family. Carpenter is a South Dakota...
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