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No Traffic Fatalities Reported In SD During Holiday Weekend

For the third time in the last four Memorial Day holidays, South Dakota has ended the official reporting period without a highway fatality.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol had all available troopers out for a high-visibility saturation patrol on Memorial Day.  The Memorial Day travel period was fatality-free in 2010 and 2011.  A traffic crash killed one person during the 2012 Memorial Day reporting period.

 

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Crow Creek Tribal Member Charged For Singing From Senate Gallery

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Greg Grey Cloud sang to honor lawmakers who voted against the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Authorities Still Determining Cause Of Wednesday Fire In Mitchell

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Nobody was injured in the blaze that destroyed a building.

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Johnson Votes No On Pipeline

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The measure to authorize the Keystone pipeline fell one vote short of passage in the Senate.

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Air Quality Control Checks Being Performed In Mitchell

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The checks are a result of an early morning fire at a building that stores chemicals.