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Fargo Couple Charged as Co-Defendants in Alleged Metal Building Scheme Plead Not Guilty

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A husband and wife from Fargo, North Dakota have both pleaded not guilty to charges that include two counts of Grand Theft by Deception and one count of Conspiracy to Commit Grand Theft by Deception.  45-year-old George Donald Nelson III and 44-year-old Karla Ann Nelson were each indicted on...
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South Dakota Perspective to Feature Guests from SD Extension Service and NRCS

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday brings the monthly broadcast of South Dakota Perspective to KGFX and KOLY.  The April program will feature Laura Edwards, SD Extension Climate Field Specialist, who will join us from 2:05 to 2:30 p.m. —and Jerry Jasmer, who is a State Resource Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service-our...
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Meeting to be Thursday on Next Week’s Bond Election for New High School for Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) There will be a public meeting at the Gettysburg High School gym tomorrow on the bond election coming up next week.  Barb Everson, Business Manager for the Gettysburg School District, says it begins at 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening.  The informational meeting will be on the proposed $6.9 million dollar...
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Animal Rabies Up in SD For Second Straight Year

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Health says animal rabies cases in the state were up in 2012 for the second straight year. State Epidemiologist Dr. Lon Kightlinger says the disease tends to be cyclical, with years of high case numbers followed by years with lower numbers. But 60 animal rabies...
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