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Two SD Tree Farms Agree to Pay $170K in Fraud Case

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The owners of two tree farms linked to a Federal Crop Insurance Program fraud case have agreed to pay the federal government $170,000 to settle the case. The payment settled allegations Black Hills Tree Farm and Western Hills Tree Farm, both of Philip, cheated the government by falsifying the...
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Travel Remains Difficult on I-90 in Western South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Officials with the South Dakota Department of Transportation say travel conditions on stretches of I-90 and other highways in western South Dakota remains very difficult and no travel is advised. As this winter storm continues to track through South Dakota, motorists can expect hazardous driving conditions including snow-packed and...
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Verendrye Museum to Hold Annual Meeting Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Verendrye Museum of Fort Pierre will hold its annual meeting tomorrow.  Verendrye Museum President Darby Nutter says the meeting will take place Saturday at the Fort Pierre Senior Center.  Nutter says there will be a meal, annual officer elections, a program and more. Dinner is to be...
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Museum of SDSHS Announces New Smithsonian Institution Affiliation

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new affiliation was announced yesterday between the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society and the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.  Jay D. Vogt, director of the State Historical Society said the new endeavor brings various elements of the Smithsonian to South Dakota and offers opportunities for...
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