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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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National Native American Magazine Going Digital

This Week From Indian Country Today will become an online newsletter this month.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.