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Governor Daugaard Says SD Takes Security Steps After Marathon Bombing

WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says the state has taken steps to improve security at some high-visibility locations in the wake of the bombing at the Boston Marathon. Three people were killed and more than 170 were injured Monday by two bombs that exploded in Boston. Daugaard tells KXLG Radio...
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More SD Addicts will be Eligible for Treatment

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota officials say the state’s substance abuse treatment system will be able to handle the influx of people who will become eligible for alcohol and substance addiction care under the federal health care overhaul. An Associated Press analysis of government data shows that more than 6,500 addicts will become...
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Election Day in Some SD Communities and School Districts

UNDATED – (DRG News) Some South Dakota communities and school districts are holding elections today after last week’s storm resulted in the postponement of the election process.  In Blunt, voters will select one of two candidates to fill a two year term on the city council.  Current council member Jeff Kiepke is being challenged...
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National Work Zone Awareness Week Going on Through Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) National Work Zone Awareness Week is underway this week and is held to remind motorists to drive safely…for the sake of South Dakota highway workers and for everyone on the road.  Darin Bergquist, Secretary of the South Dakota Department of Transportation, says the goal of the week is to...
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