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Survey Finds Support for Atlantic Salmon in Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A survey by South Dakota wildlife officials has found that few anglers object to the addition of Atlantic salmon to Lake Oahe.        South Dakota’s Game, Fish and Parks Department is considering adding the fish to the Missouri River reservoir in the Dakotas to boost its salmon fishery. Chinook...
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Mines Students, Others Present Research in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Undergraduate students who have conducted research in metallurgical engineering and other topics this summer are set to present their work at a symposium in Pierre. The more than 100 students who will participate in Friday’s event attend the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and other universities nationwide. The...
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21 Unaccompanied Children Placed With SD Sponsors

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A federal report shows that 21 unaccompanied immigrant children have been placed individually with sponsors in South Dakota this year. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a state-by-state list Thursday showing the total number of children who arrived at the southern border illegally and were united...
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Last Defendant Sentenced for Defrauding Programs

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A fourth defendant accused of stealing funds that belonged to the Oglala Sioux Tribe has been sentenced in the case.  Forty-five-year-old Wayne Cortier pleaded guilty in March to theft concerning programs receiving federal funds. A judge earlier this week ordered Cortier to serve one year of probation.  Thirty-five-year-old...
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