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  1. Rounds faces fresh questions over visa programRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Hill

    Former South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds was aware that a member of his cabinet had a potential conflict of interest between his role overseeing a controversial state investment program and his next job, working for an investor profiting from the program. Rounds told the Argus Leader , however, that he had no regrets about how he handled the program, and only wished that he had paid more attention to it so he could explain it to the public now that's it's proven to be a damaging issue in his bid for Senate.

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  2. Appeal Of The Late James McVay DismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    The South Dakota Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal of a convicted murderer who killed himself in prison. James McVay was found hanging by a sheet in his State Penitentiary cell on Sept.

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  3. Motor Home Catches Fire On I-90Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    A Texas couple has lost their motor home after it caught fire while they were traveling through South Dakota on U.S. Interstate 90. Myrna and Robert Pendley, of Lone Oak, Texas, were driving the vehicle that caught fire near on the freeway near Alexandria. No one was injured.

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  4. Unemployment rates fall in 31 US statesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Canadian HR Reporter

    ... smallest number of states to see an increase since April. Employers added jobs in 39 states and cut jobs in 10. South Dakota's job count changed little. States can gain jobs but may not see their unemployment rates fall if more people start looking ...

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  5. Tea partyers toe GOP line and back moderates for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Tea Party Patriots and Tea Party Express members say it's more important to win the Senate than elect hardcore conservatives, and they have put out the word: Moderates like Sen. Pat Roberts and Sen. Scott Brown have their support. In addition to backing Mr. Roberts - hardly the love of tea partyers - TPE is also pushing South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds for Senate , The Hill reported.

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  6. The Easy Way for Republicans to Count to SixRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Review Online

    The GOP wins Montana , South Dakota , and West Virginia . One, two, three. I know there are some folks spinning the chances of Republican Mike Rounds losing in South Dakota, but he has yet to trail a poll.

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  7. Larry Pressler scheduled to campaign with 'Abscam' FBI agentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Larry Pressler, a former Republican U.S. senator running for Senate as an independent in South Dakota, is taking an anti-corruption message to a new level. Mr. Pressler is scheduled to campaign Wednesday with John Good, the FBI agent who oversaw the congressional sting operation known as "Abscam," upon which parts of the movie "American Hustle" is based.

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  8. Gubernatorial Candidates To Appear Tonight On KELO-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Tonight, KELOLAND News starts its Campaign 2014 Forum series. South Dakota's three gubernatorial candidates will appear tonight on KELO-TV starting at 8 p.m. CDT.

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  9. Extension Service Reports Aphids Showing Up On WheatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    The warm fall weather is likely to blame for aphids that have been reported on winter wheat in central and southern South Dakota. Counties where the bug has been spotted include Hand, Hanson, Davidson and Aurora.

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  10. Dick Morris:Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    ... West Virginia, Arkansas and Alaska. The threat of the Larry Pressler candidacy seems to be diminishing in South Dakota, so Republican Mike Rounds should win there as well. That makes five seats. There is still a chance that misguided voters in ...

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  11. Food preservation class plannedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BrandonInfo.com

    ... bath canner, and will take finished products home with them. The class is sponsored by SDSU Extension and South Dakota Beef Industry Council. Pre-registration is required by Oct. 23 and is limited to 16 people. To learn more, contact Lavonne ...

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  12. Hill City Area Mine Tabbed for Fracking-Sand ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    A Colorado-based company is hoping to tap into the oil-and-gas boom by supplying fracking sand mined near Deerfield Reservoir in the Black Hills to energy fields in nearby states. Executives for South Dakota Proppants, which is based in Evergreen, Colorado, hold claims on an abandoned mine and surrounding groups 20 miles west of Hill City; The old mine that was used for silica-sand production in the 1950s.

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  13. World-Known Band 'Chicago' Headlines Yearly SF Chamber MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... are active and proactive, but this one seems to be especially so. Of course, Sioux Falls being the biggest in South Dakota, has to set the bar pretty high, and I think they do," Karl's owner Elmer Karl said. "It's all about the people. Sioux Falls ...

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  14. SF Pales To Nat'l Rise Of Homeless StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... school year. That's an 8 percent rise from the previous year. So how many of those students are in Sioux Falls? South Dakota as a whole saw a 35 percent increase in homeless students in the 2011-2012 school year. Social workers for the Sioux Falls ...

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  15. Lake Hendricks neighbors upset with Brookings County CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSFY

    That's because a proposal to convert this cornfield into a dairy farm brought many concerned citizens from South Dakota and Minnesota to the Brookings County Commissioners Office. They're worried about the hundreds of cows which will produce more than just milk.

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  16. Cheer and Dance growing in leaps and boundsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The Cheer and Dance state tournament is this coming weekend at Watertown. And for Washington coach Angela Nieman, it's exciting to see so many young girls getting involved in her sport as it continues to grow in South Dakota.

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  17. SD, MN Residents Concerned About Proposed Dairy FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... Planning and Zoning Commission approved a permit requested by Michael Crinion to build a dairy operation in South Dakota near the Minnesota border. Located near the intersection of 197th Street and 482nd Avenue, the dairy farm would be upstream from ...

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  18. Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states, most gain jobs in final pre-election reportRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Lifestyles

    ... smallest number of states to see an increase since April. Employers added jobs in 39 states and cut jobs in 10. South Dakota's job count changed little. States can gain jobs but may not see their unemployment rates fall if more people start looking ...

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  19. Weiland raises $400,000 at tight Senate race's endRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... quarter that ended on Sept. 30 and had about $250,000 on hand. Weiland is engaged in a tough four-way race for South Dakota's open Senate seat. Republican Mike Rounds and independents Gordon Howie and Larry Pressler are vying for the seat being ...

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  20. South Dakota's sex offender registry continues to workRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... Jackely says the state has a compliance rate of 98.9 percent and has had only 36 instances of non-compliance. South Dakota finished its renewal process in May. The Department of Justice reaffirmed the state's compliance status this week. ...

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