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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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The cicadas are coming …

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Billions of cicadas will soon emerge after spending 17 years underground and they have a lot of catching up to do.

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Too much ice in your Starbucks?

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A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.

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Stuard wins in New Orleans after playoff

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Journeyman Brian Stuard clinched his first PGA Tour title with a gripping playoff victory over fellow American Jamie Lovemark and South Korean An Byeong-hun at the weather-plagued Zurich Classic of New Orleans on Monday.