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USDA: Most Major Crops in South Dakota in Decent Shape

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Most major crops in South Dakota are in decent shape as the growing season progresses. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that the state’s winter wheat crop is rated 72 percent good to excellent, though it is maturing at a rate well behind the average pace....
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Proposal Would Allow Direct Wine Sales in SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Proposed legislation in South Dakota would allow residents to have wine delivered directly to their homes. But it comes with several restrictions. South Dakota is one of only a few states that don’t allow alcohol shipments to private residences. Wineries and consumers have pushed to change the law in...
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Crime and Human Trafficking Conference Announced

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) – A conference looking at violent crime and human trafficking in the Dakotas is planned in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, in August. U.S. Attorney for North Dakota Tim Purdon says conference is Aug. 12-14 at the Washington Pavilion. The first day will focus on training sessions for health and social workers....
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Event to Remember the Role Central SD Played in Dances With Wolves

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This month brings a weekend of remembering-as several local citizens will gather to look back 25 years at their involvement in the award winning Kevin Costner film Dances With Wolves. Much of the movie was filmed in South Dakota-including in the Pierre/Fort Pierre area. Bill Stevens of Pierre was...
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