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South Dakota Man Challenges Life Sentence

Paul Dean Jensen Jr. was sentenced to life in prison for a murder he committed when he was 14.

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Meeting To Focus On DOT’s Yankton Sioux Signs

State transportation officials say the signs are not meant to carry any sort of statement.

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Rodeo Awards Given Last Night

The Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo Hall of Fame Mixer was held Tuesday night.

South Dakota Crops Boosted By Rainy And Warm Weather

Parts of western South Dakota are still in need of moisture.

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Starlite Drive-In To Close For Good

An expensive shift in technology is cited as the reason for the closing.

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Sioux Falls Physician To Enter US Senate Race

Annette Bosworth will make the announcement on Tuesday in Plankinton.

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Governor Says State Has Budget Surplus

The $24 million dollars will go to the Budget Reserve Fund.

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Attorney General Says Officers Justified In Shooting Suspect

The incident occurred in June in southwest South Dakota.

Corn Palace Renovation Plan On City Council Agenda

The $7.1 million dollar project would be done in two phases.

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Rapid City Not Interested In Texting Ban

Seven of SD’s largest cities have enacted texting while driving bans.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Avon Woman Dies In Two-Vehicle Crash

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Jimmi Van Gerpen, 27, died in the accident on Sunday.

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Winter Weather Expected In Western SD

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Several warnings and advisories have been issued by the National Weather Service.