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Dangerous Driving Conditions Expected Across Much of South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – State officials are advising motorists that travel may become difficult, if not impossible, overnight tonight (Sunday) through Monday across much of South Dakota as a strong spring snow storm moves across the state. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning from the Northern Hills to just west of Mobridge with snowfall...
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Online Forum to Discuss Credit for New Farmers

WASHINGTON (AP) – Officials with the U.S. Department of Agriculture will host an online forum to discuss types of credit and financing options available to new farmers and ranchers. The Google+ Hangout is scheduled for 4 p.m. Tuesday. Agriculture officials say the discussion will cover credit and financial options from the USDA as well...
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SD Hopes to Reach All Veterans, Fill Service Gaps

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – National experts say a push in South Dakota to meet with all 75,000 veterans is part of a trend among states to compensate for gaps in federal efforts. Bryan Craig with the National Center for Veterans Studies at the University of Utah says states have been working on veteran outreach...
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SD Tribe Has ‘Prayer Camp’ to Oppose Oil Pipeline

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A new front in the battle against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline is opening up for American Indian tribes and others in south-central South Dakota. The Rapid City Journal reports that a group sanctioned by the Rosebud Sioux Tribe is setting up a prayer camp near Mission to keep...
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