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Governor Says Increased Exports Key To Growth Of SD Ag Industry

Agriculture is South Dakota’s largest industry, with a $21 billion annual economic impact.

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Execution Date Set For Rodney Berget

Berget admitted to killing a guard at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in 2011.berget

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Medicaid Task Force To Meet In Sioux Falls

Public input will be taken from 5:30 pm to 7 pm on Tuesday night.

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Mock Afghan Village Being Built In Western South Dakota

It is part of an Air Force training mission.

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Historic Aircraft In Mitchell Through Wednesday

The public will have the opportunity to take 15-minute flights.

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Plankinton Teen Shot On Saturday

Nick Lawson was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital.

City Of Mitchell To Acquire Jitters Coffeehouse Building

The city and the Chamber of Commerce will split the $55,000 cost.

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Mitchell School District Awarded Grant

The grant will provide educational opportunities for students through after-school activities.

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Mitchell Woman Charged In Early Morning Chase In Sioux Falls

28-year old Joanne Swallow faces various charges in the incident.

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Sanford Underground Lab Teleconference To Be Held In Mitchell

The teleconference, scheduled for noon on Thursday at the Mitchell Ramada Inn, is free and open to the public.

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Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

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FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, file photo, customers walk past a Family Dollar store at Hickory Grove Market in Charlotte, N.C. Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion, the companies announced Monday, July 28, 2014.

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.

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South African Tim Clark wins Canadian Open

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Tim Clark tees off the 12th hole during the third round of the RBC Canadian Open at Royal Montreal GC - Blue Course on July 26, 2014.

South African Tim Clark sank a six-foot par putt to beat American Jim Furyk by one stroke at the Canadian Open.

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‘Lucy,’ ‘Hercules’ beat expectations at box offices

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This image released by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Aksel Hennie as Tydeus, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal as Atalanta, Dwayne Johnson as Hercules, Reece Ritchie as Iolaus, and Rufus Sewell as Autolycus in a scene from "Hercules."

Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" collected $44 million to win the domestic box office race, outmuscling "Hercules" which took in $29 million.