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Retirement System Assets See Record High

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Retirement System’s assets have grown to a record high after earning nearly 19 percent on investments in the past year. Managers say the Retirement System’s assets exceeded $10.6 billion at the end of the fiscal year on June 30. Assistant State Investment Officer Tammy Otten says the...
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NWS Notes “Heat Bursts” in Some SD Communities Early Today

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says some locations in the state experienced a rare weather event this morning. A phenomena known as a “heat burst” occurred during the early morning hours-and was recorded in a few communities. In Chamberlain, the temperature was 74 degrees at 1:00 a.m. with a relative...
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DPS Says Harrold Man Hurt in One Vehicle Crash Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Harrold man was transported to the hospital in Pierre yesterday following a one vehicle rollover crash near Blunt.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the accident was reported about 6:40 a.m. Wednesday on South Canning Road-about a 1/2 mile south of U.S. Highway 14 at Blunt. ...
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South Dakota Society to Show Smithsonian Webcast

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State Historical Society will show a webcast of a Smithsonian Channel program on the history of California’s Silicon Valley. The historical society says its museum in Pierre will show the free webcast on Sept. 14. It was produced in 2010 for Smithsonian and explores the growth of...
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