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SD State Employees Blood Drive Moved from Visitor Center to Lutheran Memorial Church

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A blood drive for South Dakota State Employees will be held in Pierre today.  Organizers say that all available slots have been filled for the blood drive but are advising those that signed up that the event has been moved to a different location.  Abbie Titze, Donor Recruiter for...
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Judge Allowing SD Beef Plant to Hire Banking Firm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A bankruptcy judge is allowing an idled South Dakota beef packing plant to employ an investment banking firm to pursue a sale. Judge Charles Nail on Monday approved Northern Beef Packers’ hiring of Lincoln International, which will seek a “stalking horse” bid in which one potential buyer makes an...
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USDA Says South Dakota Row Crops Moving Toward Maturity

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s corn silage harvest is well underway and row crops are moving toward maturity. The National Agricultural Statistics Service says in its weekly crop report that baling hay and moving bales were the other major ag activities for the week that ended Sunday. Winter wheat seeding was ahead...
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Several Sites Around SD Offer Good Foliage Viewing

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s cooling temperatures mean the fall foliage will soon be on display as the leaves start to turn color. The state Tourism Department has posted a list of locations around the state where the viewing is especially good. In the West, it includes Spearfish Canyon and the George S....
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