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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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SD Voters Could Add Games in Deadwood Casinos

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota Senate committee has endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow Deadwood casinos to offer roulette, keno and craps. The House has already approved the measure that would put the proposal to a statewide vote on the November ballot. Deadwood casinos now offer slot machines, poker and...
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