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Eagle Butte Man Sentenced For Aggravated Sexual Abuse Of A Child

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — (USDOJ) United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that an Eagle Butte, South Dakota, man convicted of Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child was sentenced on December 17, 2013, by U.S. District Court Judge Roberto A. Lange. Chad Two Hearts, age 40, was sentenced to 27 years in custody, 5...
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Syphilis Cases Climb In Corson County

PIERRE, S.D. – (SD State News) Syphilis cases are at a 40-year high in South Dakota, with 44 cases reported so far this year in 10 counties across the state. According to the state health department, that includes 12 cases in Corson County. Syphilis is a bacterial infection that is spread by sexual contact...
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Pierre and Belle Fourche Teachers Get Obama Award

WASHINGTON (AP) – Two South Dakota teachers are among 102 to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Erin Marsh teaches math in Pierre, S.D., and Ann Anderson is a science teacher from Belle Fourche, S.D. Winners get a $10,000 award from the National Science Foundation to be used at...
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Bring it Home Committee Looking for Info on Fencing Located Near Pierre’s Old Train Depot

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the Fort Pierre Depot’s Bring it Home Committee are asking for the public’s assistance in learning more about fencing that surrounded the old train depot that once served Pierre.  The building, which was located along the tracks in the area of the train viaduct, was torn...
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