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Organizations With Storm Damage Eligible for SBA Loans

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Small Business Administration says low-interest federal disaster loans are available to certain private, nonprofit organizations in South Dakota because of an April winter snowstorm. SBA Administrator Karen Mills says organizations that provide essential governmental services in Douglas, Hutchinson, Lincoln, McCook, Minnehaha, Shannon and Turner counties are eligible for...
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Standing Rock Unveils Sitting Bull Visitor Center

FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) – A tourist information center honoring a former Dakotas tribal leader is scheduled to open on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. The Sitting Bull Visitor Center will be operated by Sitting Bull College and offer travelers information regarding local and special events and places to visit. A gift shop will...
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Pierre School Board Hears Facility Planning Study for District’s Elementary Buildings

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board listened yesterday to a facility planning study done by a Sioux Falls architectural firm.  In January, the board gave the okay to look at the district’s elementary schools and determine whether to expand some current buildings or construct a new elementary building.  There are currently...
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Former State Auditor Passes Away-Flags to be Lowered to Half-Staff at State Capitol Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard’s office announced today that a former state Auditor passed away over the weekend.  Betty Larson Casey of Gettysburg died Sunday at Hospice of the Hills in Rapid City at age 80.  She served as state auditor from 1961-1963.  Governor Daugaard has ordered that the flag at...
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