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Regents Talk Keeping Students, Boosting Grad Rates

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The governing body of South Dakota’s six public universities is looking into ways it can increase the number of degrees it awards, retain more students and make its tuition rates more competitive in the region. The South Dakota Board of Regents met Tuesday in Pierre for its annual planning session....
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Health Coverage of About 300 in SD in Jeopardy

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – About 300 South Dakota residents who bought insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace could lose their coverage if they don’t submit citizenship and immigration documents to confirm their eligibility. Consumers have until Sept. 5 to provide the paperwork or their coverage will be canceled on Sept. 30. People...
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PPD Arrests Man for Assault and Kidnapping

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department says a man was arrested early this morning on assault and kidnapping charges. Police Captain Derald Gross says authorities were told about 2:50 a.m. this morning that a female was screaming at the Capital Inn and Suites. Police arrested 32-year-old Ervin Addison of Pierre. Gross...
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Sewer Cleaning to be Done Today on Pierre Street

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Motorists traveling in the downtown area of Pierre later today should note that routine sanitary sewer cleaning and video inspection will be done on sewer lines on Pierre Street between Sioux Avenue and Missouri Avenue. Lynn Patton, Construction and Operations Manager for the City of Pierre says the work...
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