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Six Buildings Destroyed In Fire Near Plankinton

The buildings were used for equipment storage.

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Bond Reduced For Pierre Man In Infant’s Death

29-year old Garfield Good Face is accused of killing his 2-month old son.

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Low Interest Federal Disaster Loans Available

Organizations that provide essential governmental services in seven SD counties are eligible for assistance.

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South Dakota Reducing Extended Unemployment Compensation Benefits

The reductions are part of federal spending cuts.

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Chamberlain Rejects Native American Graduation Song Request

The school board voted 6-1 Monday night to reject the request.

Brokaw And Thune To Attend Neuharth Memorial

The memorial is scheduled for Friday at USD.

Willie Nelson To Play Palace On Thursday

Corn Palace Director Mark Schilling says tickets are still available.

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Bison Museum Opens In Rapid City

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held earlier this month.

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Ellsworth Cuts Affecting Area Contractors

The sequester cuts have affected organizations, building plans, and airmen.

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Three Mountain Lions Killed In Keystone

The lions had confronted dogs and killed deer on city streets in the southwestern South Dakota town.

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Toy drone disrupts aircraft fighting California wildfire

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Firefighters protect an evacuated home while the fast-moving wildfire called "Sand Fire" burns behind, near Plymouth, California on July 26, 2014.

Fire officials spotted a drone over the Sand Fire and immediately called police to have the toy grounded to avoid a possible mid-air collision.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

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With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.

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Israel strikes house of Hamas Gaza leader

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A Palestinian walks on the rubble of the house of the top Hamas leader in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh, hit by a pre-dawn Israeli strike, in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Early Tuesday, Israel warplanes struck a series of targets in Gaza City, including Haniyeh's house and government offices, while Gaza's border area with Israel was hit by heavy tank shelling.

Israel's military pounded targets in the Gaza Strip after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his country should prepare for a long conflict in the Palestinian enclave.