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Mission Man Sentenced on Involuntary Manslaughter

 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Mission man has been sentenced to more than two years in federal prison for involuntary manslaughter.  Twenty-one-year-old Colin Whirlwind Soldier was accused of driving drunk and speeding on Sept. 18, 2013, when he crashed the vehicle and killed a passenger. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says Soldier’s blood-alcohol level was...
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Recent Rains Ease Drought Monitor in State

 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Recent rainfall has eased dry conditions in southeastern South Dakota, though about one-tenth of the state remains in moderate drought.  The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map released Thursday shows about 10 percent of South Dakota in moderate drought – no change from last week – but only about 17...
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Mobridge Area Chamber Holds Second Lunch and Learn

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting their second Lunch & Learn meeting on Wednesday, May 21 from 12-1 at the Grand Oasis Restaurant in Mobridge. The speaker is going to be Deb Heyd from the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation on “Hiring and Retaining the...
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Murdo Hosts First KGFX Hometown Tour for 2014

MURDO, S.D. – (DRG News) Thanks to everyone in Murdo for the warm welcome as KGFX kicked off the first Hometown Tour broadcast for 2014. New host-KGFX morning guy Scott Lane-visited with a number of Murdo residents to learn more about Murdo in May-coming up May 23-25. There will be several activities taking place...
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