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Joop Bollen Vows to Give Written Answers on EB-5

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A lawmaker says the man who once ran the state’s federal EB-5 investment program has agreed to answer questions from a legislative panel in writing. Government Operations and Audit Committee chairman Sen. Larry Tidemann earlier asked Joop Bollen to appear Sept. 24 in Pierre and give a chronology of...
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Pierre & Martin Residents to be 2 of 10 Inducted Into Hall of Fame This Weekend

CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Hall of Fame will hold activities tied to its 2014 Honors Ceremony the next few days.  The Hall of Fame was established in 1974 to recognize and honor South Dakotans who have championed a culture of excellence in areas like Agriculture, Arts & Entertainment, General, Historical,...
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SD Investment Council Get Big Bonuses for Success

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Employees with the South Dakota Investment Council are receiving big bonuses this year after growing the investment portfolio for the state’s retirement system more than $1.7 billion in the last fiscal year. Matt Clark is South Dakota’s State Investment Officer. Clark says on average the employees in the investment office...
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Statehood Celebration Event Tickets to be Available Starting September 15

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Those wanting to get a good seat for the November 1 Statehood Celebration and South Dakota Symphony Orchestra performance in the State Capitol Rotunda will be able to get free tickets starting Monday.  The special event is open to the public, but seating will be limited.  General admission seats...
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