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SD Senate Says No Dog Use in Mountain Lion Hunts

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Senate has rejected a measure to allow dogs in mountain lion hunts outside of the Black Hills. Senators voted 18-14 to kill the bill. It had already been approved by the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee and the House. The bill’s Senate sponsor says it would...
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SD State Fair Announces Theme and Logo for 2014 Event

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota State Fair announced the theme for this year’s event…”What Does the Fair Say?”  State Fair marketing and events coordinator Candi Hettinger Briley says this year, fair officials chose a theme that fits into recent pop culture and will also be a fun idea people can get...
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SD Discovery Center Raising Funds with Tile Project for Discovery Town Exhibit

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Discovery Center is holding a fundraiser to help create activities that will be part of an upcoming exhibit to be called “Discovery Town”.  Discovery Center Executive Director Kristie Maher says the upcoming Discovery Town exhibit will house displays that mimic businesses and offices found in communities....
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Noem: Focus Needed on Human Trafficking Threat

WASHINGTON (AP) – Rep. Kristi Noem says the threat of human sex trafficking needs more attention from Congress and police. Noem says she used to see such trafficking as a problem only in parts of Europe or southeast Asia. But she says people are being exploited every day, including in her home state of...
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