SDSU Adding American Indian Studies Major

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The state Board of Regents says South Dakota State University will begin offering an undergraduate degree in American Indian studies starting this fall. The school in Brookings has offered a minor in American Indian studies since 1994. The regents say the bachelor of arts degree will equip graduates to work...
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Forecasters: US Midsection Could See Bad Weather

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – Forecasters say portions of the central United States could see severe weather this weekend and Monday. The Storm Prediction Center at Norman, Okla., said Wednesday a bout of “fairly substantial” bad weather is possible in Kansas, Nebraska and the Dakotas on Saturday, from Oklahoma to Iowa on Sunday and from...
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Mellette County State’s Attorney Honored at Recent Meeting for State’s Attorneys from South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) One of central South Dakota’s state’s attorneys has received an award during the recent meeting of the South Dakota State’s Attorneys Association.  Mellette County’s State’s Attorney Mick Strain was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award.  Also given an award was Lawrence County State’s Attorney John Fitzgerald-who received the South...
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DOT Says Repair Work to Start on Certain Road Segments in Hughes County Next Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Department of Transportation will start work to repair concrete pavement and resurface asphalt on Highway 14 in Hughes County next week.  The DOT says crews will repair the pavement and reshape shoulders on parts of Sioux Avenue in Pierre and on Highway 14 from seven miles...
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