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SD Panel Seeks Applicants for Investment Council

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Legislature is seeking applicants to fill a vacant seat on the State Investment Council. The council oversees the State Investment Office. It is responsible for investing state money and determining investment policies. People who are trained in investment and finance but who are not engaged in the...
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Motorcycle and Rider

SD Officials Urge Drivers to Watch for Motorcycles

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is urging drivers to share the road safely with motorcycles. Daugaard says South Dakota is one of the four safest states in the nation for riding motorcycles. He says all drivers need to be aware of motorcycles on the highways. The governor has designated May...
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Kadoka Store Changing Owners After Seven Decades

KADOKA, S.D. (AP) – A Kadoka hardware store that has been a staple in the community for nearly seven decades is changing owners. KOTA-TV reports that Randi Oyan and her husband are handing over the reins of Hogen’s Hardware to a new couple, the Fromm’s. The store has been in Oyan’s family for 67 years....
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National Weather Service

NWS Says April Brought Record Breaking Cold and Snow Amounts

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) It’s probably no surprise for many that last month was said to be one of the top five coldest on record across parts of central and northeast South Dakota.  The National Weather Service says record to near record snowfall was also reported. InPierre, the average high temperature was 49.2...
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