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No Hazardous Material in Letters to SD Lawmakers

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Tests conducted by the State Health Department’s laboratory showed there were no hazardous materials in envelopes sent to the Aberdeen offices of South Dakota’s congressional delegation. The Aberdeen American News reports that the state laboratory stayed open late Friday to test envelopes mailed to the offices of Sen. John Thune,...
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Tribal Nonprofit Names New Program Director

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. (AP) – A nonprofit organization for children on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation has named a new director for youth programs. The Cheyenne River Youth Project has announced that Tammy Eagle Hunter will serve as youth programs director. She replaces Megan Guiliano. In her role, Eagle Hunter will be responsible for...
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Former Lands Commissioner Hired by Contractors

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Former state School and Public Lands Commissioner Bryce Healy is becoming the executive director of an organization that represents South Dakota building contractors. The Associated General Contractors of South Dakota Building Chapter represents more than 200 general contractors, suppliers and service firms in the state. It works on legislation,...
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Gas Prices on Pace for All-Time Highs in ND, SD

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Gas prices in the Dakotas are poised to reach all-time highs. AAA North Dakota spokesman Gene LaDoucer says he expects the state to break the statewide average of $4.08 a gallon. The average price in the state Friday was $3.98, with some stations charging as much as $4.29. An AAA...
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