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Tribal Leaders in Dakotas Gathering for Summit

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Tribal leaders in the Dakotas will discuss topics ranging from health care to economic development during an annual gathering in Bismarck this week. The 18th annual Tribal Leaders Summit is Wednesday through Friday at the Bismarck Civic Center. Coordinator Julie Dejarlais tells The Bismarck Tribune that there will be a...
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Report: Midwest Economic Index Inched Up in August

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states rose slightly in August, suggesting growth is ahead.        A survey report issued Tuesday says the overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index inched up to 57.2 last month from 57.0 in July. The index had reached a three-year high...
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Legislators to Discuss Relaxing Wine-Shipping Laws

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota legislators are hammering out the details of potential legislation that could allow for consumer-direct wine shipping in the state.        The Alcoholic Beverage Shipping and Distribution committee will meet in Pierre on Tuesday. Committee lawmakers will discuss whether to bring a bill to the full Legislature that...
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Wagon Train to Start Its Trek to Pierre for 125th

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) – A wagon train leaves Yankton for Pierre this week as part of the state’s 125th anniversary of statehood. Before the procession leaves on Thursday, a public gathering will be held at the Yankton rodeo grounds in the afternoon and evening on Wednesday. The program will include remarks from Gov. Dennis...
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