South Dakota Winter Wheat Seeding Nearly Done

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Dry conditions across much of South Dakota over the past week have aided farmers planting winter wheat and harvesting row crops. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 90 percent of the state’s winter wheat crop is in the ground, and more than half of it...
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Fed Judge Overturns South Dakota Murder Conviction

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – A federal judge in South Dakota has dismissed the murder conviction of a Wakpala man in a case in which the victim died nearly two years after being beaten. Judge Charles Kornmann says a death must happen within a year and a day in order to constitute a punishable homicide....
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Awards to be Given at South Dakota’s National Philanthropy Day Conference

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals will be recognizing individuals, businesses and communities for their philanthropic work in South Dakota through awards to be given out Wednesday.  The award ceremony is part of a two day conference which is being held in part at...
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Pierre School Board Gets Update on Construction for New School Building

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) As it does at least once a month, the Pierre School Board got the chance Monday to check out how construction on Pierre’s new elementary school is going. Pierre Superintendent Dr. Kelly Glodt said at Monday’s board meeting that a lot has been done on the building over the...
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