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Which Restaurant Chains Are in the Biggest Danger of Bankruptcy?One of the areas hit hardest by the economic fallout of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in America is the restaurant industry and with a number of states that still have strict social distancing restrictions in place, it may be quite some time before it's business as usual in dining rooms across the country.

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Retire Comfortably and Happy Using These Six StepsI was doing some research I came along these steps from Money Crashers that I think are worth sharing.

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Photo Of The Day: Ball In PlayThe final of the falls sports — volleyball and cross-country — officially begin today, Thursday, Aug.

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Breaking down spectator policies for South Dakota fall high school sportsFans brave the driving rain to watch Washington play Spearfish during Tuesday's semifinal game in Sioux Falls.

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Unemployment claim numbers climb in South DakotaThe state reported A total of 911 initial weekly claims last week. This is an increase of 136 from the previous week's total.

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South Dakota Unemployment Claim Numbers A Mixed BagThe unemployment claims report shows a split in numbers.

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Hey Sioux Falls, Where You Putting All That 'Stuff? 'Do you have a lot of STUFF and not a lot of room? There may be a cure for what ails ya.

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NSIC Cancels ALL Fall Sports and Suspends All Sports Through December 31The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors supported the decision on Thursday to cancel all of the NSIC Fall sports.

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Hot August Buys Help You Keep Money in Your PocketBack-to-school time always means substantial savings on much-needed items for when the kids head back to class.

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James Corden Takes His Shot At "Mount Trumpmore"Corden also took this opportunity to poke some fun at the Sturgis Motorcycle rally.

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10 South Dakota Companies Make 2020 Fastest-Growing ListIt's not surprising that 10 South Dakota Businesses would make this 2020 List of Fastest-Growing Companies.

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Many Restaurants in Crisis Mode in Most of the Nation, Sioux Falls Hangs in ThereNo doubt, the restaurant scene is taking a hit because of the pandemic. Sioux Falls eateries hanging in there but still need your help.

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New jobless claims slightly increase in South Dakota last weekThat's a slight uptick from 775 initial weekly claims during the prior week, according to the department.

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New: Sdhsaa Board, Staff Share Concerns Amidst PandemicDana Hess - For the S.D. Newspaper Association Putting on high school athletics and activities during a pandemic is going to take patience, flexibility and constant communication.

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Top Tourist Attractions In South DakotaOne place alone creates over $180 million in economic benefits for the state.

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UPDATE: Police Search for Three Men Connected to Tuesday ShootingDakota News Now is reporting that police are now searching for three people they believe are connected to the shooting that happened at a home on North Starlite Place, located near the intersection of West Burnside Street and North Western Avenue in Sioux Falls on Tuesday afternoon.

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South Dakota Coronavirus Rt Spread Rate Jumps to Third-Highest in US; Summer Not HelpingI try to find positive news about coronavirus, like the data I reported on July 26 showing that South Dakotans were spreading coronavirus at the second-lowest rate in the nation.

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Great Show of Unity as SFPD Hits the Court for 3 on 3 B-BallOn Wednesday, August 12 members of the Sioux Falls Police Department participated in a 3 on 3 basketball scrimmage with members of the community.

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South Dakota Governors Residence Getting New Security FenceA new multi-thousand dollar security fence is going up around the South Dakota Governors residence.

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South Dakota Sales Taxes Jump in JulyThe South Dakota Legislative Research Council reports that state sales taxes in July were up over seventeen percent compared to last year and ten percent above the legislature’s projection.

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Trump Beirut "Bomb" Guess Not Panning Out; Deregulation Increases Risk of Similar Blast in U.S.Continuing his four-year improv stint in Washington, stand-up artist Donald Trump claimed last week that "some of our great generals& just seem to feel that" the Beirut port explosion "was a bomb of some kind."

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South Dakota Gov. Noem to build security fence around residenceSouth Dakota officials said Wednesday they plan to build a security fence budgeted for $400,000 around the official governor's residence to protect Gov.

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Supreme Court Takes Away Extended Deadline and Lower Signature Threshold for Oregon Redistricting InitiativeNot helping democracy amidst pandemic is the United States Supreme Court. On Tuesday, or the fifth time this year, the high Court reversed a lower court's order intended to cut voters some slack due to the obstacles to political action created by the coronavirus that Republicans like Donald Trump and Kristi Noem are unwilling to tackle.

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Minnesota Twins Offense Powers to Win FinaleA relentless offense propelled the Minnesota Twins to take the rubber match from the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night at Miller Park.

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2020 South Dakota Amateur Baseball Tournament Schedule And ResultsSaturday, August 8 - Riverside Field, Yankton Aberdeen 10, Rapid City Diamondbacks 3. Sioux Falls Brewers 7, Yankton Tappers 1 Brandon Valley Rats 8, Brookings 4 Rapid City Drillers 9, Sioux Falls Flying Squirrels 8.

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International Left-Handers DayOur world is made for those who are right-handed. Here are just a few things that make life a little trickier for all of the lefties out there.

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Our Towns: The Artists of Lemmon, South DakotaIn March of this year, as the coronavirus and its effects were unfolding, Dakota Resources, a 24-year-old community development financial institution in Renner, South Dakota, launched a series of Zoom coffee breaks for people from across the state.

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South Dakota reports 82 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death ThursdayFeds seize millions of dollars in cryptocurrency raised by major terrorist groups, DOJ says.

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Aug. 13: South Dakota reports 82 more COVID-19 cases, 1 new deathOfficials say 56 people remain hospitalized in the state from the virus.

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South Dakota to build $400K fence around governor's mansionKristi Noem's office said there have been no specific threats, but that her security team recommended the move.

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Magazine lists South Dakota photographer among the best in the worldExclusive: U.S. recruits scientists abroad for COVID-19 vaccine trials, pledges access to supply.

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Back to Mass: South Dakota diocese reinstates Sunday obligationFrom this weekend, Catholics in the diocese who are not in high-risk categories for contracting coronavirus will once more be bound by the Sunday obligation, making Sioux Falls the first diocese to lift the general dispensation brought in across US dioceses in the wake of the pandemic.

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South Dakota to build $400,000 fence around governor's residence amid coronavirus criticismSouth Dakota is planning to build a $400,000 fence around the residence of the state's governor after security officials recommended it given threats amid the coronavirus to Gov.

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South Dakota sees rise in unemployment claims as job market continues fluctuationsCoronavirus cases may have been spreading in Wuhan and Seattle weeks before first detected: researchers.

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'Critical at this time': South Dakota governor to receive $400K fence to protect residenceThe residence for South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem will soon be fortified by a $400,000 fence.

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Everson Griffen Finds New Home with the Dallas CowboysLong-time Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has found his new home and it's with the Dallas Cowboys.

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South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem getting $400,000 security fence around home to protect herKristi Noem's office did not give specifics on any threats, but her security team said the fence is "critical at this time."

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Sioux Falls School District to Limit Fans at High School Sporting EventsThe Sioux Falls public schools will open in Tier 3 of the Return to Play Plan which will limit the number of spectators at each game.

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South Dakota's governor to build security fence around residenceWith test delays across country, Kroger and CVS Health say they can help businesses, college campuses.

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Trump's Terrorizing Motorcycle Mob in S. DakotaToday on the Show: The people’s battle for the streets of Portland continued last night.

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Will there be collegiate football in South Dakota and the region?Two different collegiate athletic leads sent notices within minutes of each other this afternoon about whether there will football this fall.

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South Dakota Mines unveils new brandRAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota Mines has unveiled a new rebranding effort, which includes changing the length of the official university name and the logo itself.

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Cases of COVID at South Dakota youth camp grow to 96The South Dakota Department of Health says the number of confirmed coronavirus cases at a Christian youth summer camp in the Black Hills has grown to 96.

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Active COVID-19 cases rise to 917 in South DakotaSouth Dakota reported a drop in new positive COVID-19 cases in its latest report, released Monday morning.

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Uranium Developer Secures Funding for Financial Assurance Bonds for South Dakota PropertyAzarga Uranium Corp. reported it has locked in financing to fund financial assurance bonds that are required to gain final EPA permits at its Dewey Burdock Project.

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12 South Dakota counties targeted for sobriety checkpointsRAPID CITY, S.D. — Authorities have released a list of a dozen counties selected for sobriety checkpoints in August.

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South Dakota will add dividers to school buses in response to COVID-19To protect the children and drivers, expect to see more cleaning and a new vinyl divider on school buses.

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South Dakota reports 88 new coronavirus cases, 1 new deathSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota health officials reported 88 newly conformed cases of the coronavius and one new death on Sunday.

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Upgrades coming to Central South Dakota Communications Center thanks to CARES Act fundingThe Pierre Police Department will use some federal CARES Act money to upgrade it's dispatch center.

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South Dakota's July tax revenue comes in $14.7 million higher than expectedRenee Holman looks through the card section at Zandbroz Variety on Saturday, July 18, 2020 in Sioux Falls, S.D. The store has required customers to wear masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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49th Annual South Dakota 4-H Finals Rodeo starts tomorrow in Fort PierreState 4-H Finals Committee president Tyson Paxton says even with fewer qualifying rodeos because of COVID-19 cancellations, there will still be upwards of 450 competitors.

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South Dakota State's Cade Johnson enters transfer portalSDSU wide receiver Cade Johnson receives a pass during the game against Illinois State on Saturday, Nov.

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Payday loan lenders might return to South Dakota, if feds open the wayNow payday loan lenders appear to have the help of federal regulators, and state officials are concerned about how well South Dakota’s statute will hold up.

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South Dakota added to New York's travel advisory list Tuesday"We cannot go back to the hell we experienced a few months ago, which is why we are adding Hawaii, South Dakota and Virgin Islands to the travel advisory."

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South Dakota lawmakers split over special session for reliefSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — With the deadline to allocate federal coronavirus relief funds approaching at the end of the year, South Dakota legislators are split on whether to call a special session to determine how the funds should be used.

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South Dakota submits state hemp plan to USDAPIERRE, S.D. — A plan that would determine how South Dakota regulates industrial hemp has been submitted to the United States Department of Agriculure for final approval.

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Inc. 5000 is out, and 10 South Dakota companies made the listTen South Dakota companies made a list of the 5,000 fastest growing businesses in the nation, according to rankings released Wednesday by Inc.

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Coronavirus cases increase by 50 in South Dakota, no new deaths reportedThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Dakota increased by 50 on Tuesday, and no new deaths were reported.

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South Dakota native releases pandemic thriller to local theaterRAPID CITY, S.D. — Charlie Buhler grew up in Rapid City and Mitchell, South Dakota and now lives in Hollywood, pursuing a career in film making.

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Rep. Johnson: Farmers to Families program benefiting South Dakota, whole countryCongressman rolls up sleeves to pitch in at Mitchell Food Pantry.

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South Dakota lawmakers split over special session for reliefSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — With the deadline to allocate federal coronavirus relief funds approaching at the end of the year, South Dakota legislators are split on whether to call a special session to determine how the funds should be used.

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Iowa Boy Builds Tiny HouseA boy from IA who was fascinated with tiny houses from all the YouTube videos he watched decided one summer that he was going to build his own.

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Daily Rally Tally information through Tuesday 8/11Sturgis 49 - Rapid City District 15 - Total 64 - Last year to-date: 72Misd Drug Arrests: Sturgis 76 - Rapid City District 28 - Total 104 - Last year to-date: 104Felony Drug Arrests: Sturgis 36 - Rapid City District 16 - Total 52 - Last year to-date: 54Total Citations: Sturgis 410 - Rapid City District 185 - Total 595 - Last year to-date:...

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South Dakota's Noem to build security fence around residenceSouth Dakota officials say they plan to build a security fence budgeted for $400,000 around the official governor's residence to protect Gov.

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Massive Meat Recall Hits U.S.Approximately 200,000 pounds of meat is being recalled by the United States Department of Agriculture because they may contain undeclared allergens and other items not listed on the labels.

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Inc. 5000 is out, and 10 South Dakota companies made the listTen South Dakota companies made a list of the 5,000 fastest growing businesses in the nation, according to rankings released Wednesday by Inc.

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South Dakota submits state hemp plan to USDAPIERRE, S.D. — A plan that would determine how South Dakota regulates industrial hemp has been submitted to the United States Department of Agriculure for final approval.

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Where Will 'Rosie the Riveter' Memorial Garden Be in Sioux Falls?Rosie the Riveter was a reality during World War II, as women did their part on the homefront to keep supply lines open.

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Beer Lovers: The Pure Joy of a Cask Beer EngineIf you've ever visited an authentic British pub, you would have seen and probably been served from a killer lineup of beer engines.

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Noem Back on De-Fence, Will Spend Secret Cash to Barricade Governor's MansionSo thats what shes saving those coronavirus dollars for&. Governor Kristi Noem wont wear a mask, but she will spend our tax dollars and donations to build a fence around...

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This is what it looks like in Sturgis, South Dakota, where hundreds of thousands of unmasked bikers are partying like the coronavirus isn't realThe small city of Sturgis, South Dakota, welcomes more than 700,000 bikers each year for its annual motorcycle rally.

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New: 'i Just Thought It Would Be Kind Of Fun To Own A Bell'PUBLISHER Growing up on a farm 4½ miles north of Menno, Kent Mettler has distinct memories of his mom, Carol, ringing an old school bell when she needed to get in touch with members of her family.

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Payday loan lenders might return to South Dakota, if feds open the wayNow payday loan lenders appear to have the help of federal regulators, and state officials are concerned about how well South Dakota’s statute will hold up.

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Sturgis: Inside the Viral Smash Mouth Set at South Dakota Biker FestThe Sturgis Motorcycle Rally will likely draw hundreds of thousands to the Black Hills, and one campground / venue is hosting bands like Smash Mouth, Lit, the Guess Who, and more.

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One more person dies of the coronavirus in South Dakota, 102 more casesA Lyman County woman in her 60s died of the coronavirus, according to the health department.

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New: Fvfd Ready To Party On SaturdayPUBLISHER "The same but different" is a phrase that could be used to describe any number of events taking place this summer in spite of the coronavirus pandemic that has now run five months strong in the United States.

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South Dakota native releases pandemic thriller to local theatreRAPID CITY, S.D. — Charlie Buhler grew up in Rapid City and Mitchell, South Dakota and now lives in Hollywood, pursuing a career in film making.

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New: Rice 'strongly Encourages' MasksPUBLISHER Students heading back to school in Menno next week are being "strongly encouraged" to wear masks in-between classes and when dealing with others in close proximity.

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AUG. 12th: 102 new cases of COVID-19 reported in South DakotaThere have been 9,815 people in total infected with coronavirus in South Dakota. Of those, the latest from the state Dept.

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New: Board President Questions MasksPUBLISHER School officials from Freeman Public unanimously voted to acknowledge the district's back-to-school plan released last week that attempts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 but spent about 40 minutes in discussion — specifically about the recommendation to wear masks.

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147 total deaths from COVID-19 in South DakotaPIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota's death toll from COVID-19 rose by one on Wednesday, Aug.

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New: Freeman, Menno Start School Next WeekAfter five months out of the classroom, students from Freeman and Menno public schools will report for a new year next week.

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Photo Of The Day: On The CornerStreet work is in its second day at the corner of Main and Fifth streets as workers from Koerner Construction are repairing the badly damaged intersection.

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South Dakota lawmakers split over special session for reliefSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — With the deadline to allocate federal coronavirus relief funds approaching at the end of the year, South Dakota legislators are split on whether to call a special session to determine how the funds should be used.

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49th Annual South Dakota 4-H Finals Rodeo starts tomorrow in Fort PierreState 4-H Finals Committee president Tyson Paxton says even with fewer qualifying rodeos because of COVID-19 cancellations, there will still be upwards of 450 competitors.

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Scratch Iowa State, Dixie State from South Dakota's 2020 scheduleMembers of the South Dakota Coyotes dance team wait on the sidelines to perform at their homecoming game on Saturday, Oct.

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South Dakota submits hemp plan to USDA for final approvalA hemp plant on Rylie Maedler's farm in Birdsnest, Va., Friday, July 10, 2020.

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Upgrades coming to Central South Dakota Communications Center thanks to CARES Act fundingThe Pierre Police Department will use some federal CARES Act money to upgrade it's dispatch center.

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South Dakota lawmakers split over special session for reliefWith the deadline to allocate federal coronavirus relief funds approaching at the end of the year, South Dakota legislators are split on whether to call a special session to determine how the funds should be used.

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South Dakota submits hemp plan to USDAThe SDDA has been working to establish the industrial hemp program to support this new industry.

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LFA announces second string of four events in four weeks starting Aug. 21 in South DakotaLFA is ready to keep rolling with closed-door events.

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Harris. Fine. Let's Save America.I never get the Vice-Presidential nominee I want. I wasn't thrilled when Barack Obama chose Joe Biden in August 2008; I'm not particularly excited now as Joe Biden has chosen Kamala Harris, who arguably is as safe and conventional a choice as Biden was twelve years ago.

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Black Hills Pioneer Hammers Noem's Unscientific Resistance to Masks to Fight CoronavirusAfter a closed-door, invitation-only meeting with Spearfish school officials and parents Monday, Governor Kristi Noem deigned to take questions from the local press.

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59% Oppose Normal Face-to-Face School ReopeningA new Politico / Morning Consult poll finds a growing majority of Americans oppose Donald Trump and Kristi Noems reckless advocacy of fully opening schools for face-to-face classes this year:...

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Forecast: More Warm Comfortable TemperaturesClouds will break and we'll be mostly sunny this afternoon. Highs will be in the mid to upper 80s in the east with mid 90s out to the west.

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Sunday DriverReviving the daytrips of old offers rejuvenation.

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Hard Decisions for Native American Educators on Reopening SchoolsHard Decisions for Native American Educators on Reopening Schools LOWER BRULE, S.D. - Native American educators say they're in a tough bind in preparing for classes this fall.

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LFA announces second string of four events in four weeks starting Aug. 21 in South DakotaLFA is ready to keep rolling with closed-door events. On Tuesday, the promotion announced that it will return Aug.

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South Dakota Women's Basketball Ranked First in Division I AcademicsThe University of South Dakota women's basketball team has been ranked as the top team in the WBCA Academic Top 25.

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South Dakota will add dividers to school buses in response to COVID-19To protect the children and drivers, expect to see more cleaning and a new vinyl divider on school buses.

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Aberdeen: A Town Too Big for Just One Flag!In trivial pursuits, Aberdeen now has an official community flag in addition to its official city flag.

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Who Was the Most Famous Person the Year You Were Born?Ronald Reagan was president, Return of the Jedi was at the top of the box office for the year, the Washington Redskins won the Super Bowl, and the biggest album of the year was Michael Jackson's Thriller.

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Mask Study Shows One That's Worse Than No Mask at AllWhat types of masks are good and which ones are ineffective? This study from smart people with diplomas on their walls reveals a few surprises.

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LFA Announces Second Series of Events in South Dakota Beginning on Aug. 21Legacy Fighting Alliance will bring four more events to South Dakota beginning later this month.

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South Dakota's July tax revenue comes in $14.7 million higher than expectedRenee Holman looks through the card section at Zandbroz Variety on Saturday, July 18, 2020 in Sioux Falls, S.D. The store has required customers to wear masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Taco John's Customer Appreciation Day is August 13Participating Taco John's locations nationwide will be offering the free crispy beef tacos with the purchase of a drink and redeem the bold offer in Taco John's app.

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South Dakota State's Cade Johnson enters transfer portalSDSU wide receiver Cade Johnson receives a pass during the game against Illinois State on Saturday, Nov.

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South Dakota Added to New York's Quarantine ListTuesday , New York Governor Andrew Cuomo added travelers from the Mount Rushmore State to the list of 31 states, along with Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, which mandates a 14-day quarantine for visitors to the Empire State.

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Warm weather brings blooming season for blue-green algae in eastern South DakotaWEBSTER — The August sun is beating down and winds are slowing down, bringing blooming season for blue-green algae in lakes across Eastern South Dakota.

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South Dakota records 50 new COVID-19 casesSouth Dakota on Tuesday recorded 50 more people with COVID-19 amid an uptick in the rolling average number of daily new cases in the last two weeks.

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Regents: South Dakota specialty schools will return for in-person services this fallThe regents, who govern the two campuses and a system of public universities,  made the announcement Tuesday afternoon with a press release.Â.

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Daily Rally Tally information for Monday 8/10Sturgis 30 - Rapid City District 11 - Total 41 - Last year to-date: 51Misd Drug Arrests: Sturgis 60 - Rapid City District 19 - Total 79 - Last year to-date: 64Felony Drug Arrests: Sturgis 29 - Rapid City District 10 - Total 39 - Last year to-date: 45Total Citations: Sturgis 286 - Rapid City District 143 - Total 429 - Last year to-date: 400Total...

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2020 Sturgis Rally Vehicle CountsVehicle traffic counts from the South Dakota Department of Transportation for vehicles entering Sturgis for the 80h annual Sturgis motorcycle rally Aug.

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S. Dakota State WR Johnson enters transfer portalSouth Dakota State wide receiver Cade Johnson has entered the NCAA transfer portal.

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Sioux Falls Weekend Getaway.A few weeks back I flew back to my old place of residence, Sioux Falls, SD over my birthday weekend for a college friends wedding.

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South Dakota officials report 61 COVID-19 cases from campSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota health officials reported Thursday that 61 people have COVID-19 after an outbreak at a summer camp in Keystone.

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Thousands attend annual motorcycle rally in South DakotaThe rally is taking place despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. FOX 10's Troy Hayden spoke with an attendee at the event.

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Cuomo Adds Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands to Quarantine ListGov. Andrew Cuomo added Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands to state's quarantine list.

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Spring League Football in the BubbleThe Spring League will be first to use bubble concept in football for October tournament in Las Vegas.

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Tea South Dakota Woman Injured In Sioux County CrashAccording to the Sioux County Sheriff's Office, they investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred about 7:00 pm Friday evening on County Road A54B, 16 miles northwest of Rock Valley.

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What's a Derecho? Powerful Storm That Began in South Dakota.Strong thunderstorms and winds whipped through eastern and southeastern South Dakota early today and continued a path through Iowa while having winds clocked at over 100 MPH in some areas.

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Smashmouth Played a Packed Biker Rally in South Dakota for Some ReasonTo be fair, Smashmouth singer Steve Harwell did warn us that he wasn't "the sharpest tool in the shed." Maybe that explains why Smashmouth decided it was a good idea to play the packed South Dakota Sturgis Biker rally this past weekend, without a single face mask in sight.

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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Brett Samson, TE/FB, South DakotaName: Brett Samson Height: 6'3" Weight: 240 lbs Position: TE/FB College: University of South Dakota Twitter: @BrettSamson1 Instagram: Brett_Samson What is your major / minor?"

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North and South Dakota FFA members recognized by the National FFA OrganizationThe National FFA Organization selected 16 students from throughout the United States as finalists for its 2020 top achievement awards: American Star Farmer, American Star in Agribusiness, American Star in Agricultural Placement and American Star in Agriscience.

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South Dakota Crop Progress and Conditions Update: August 09, 2020For the week ending August 9, 2020, there were a little less than 6 days suitable for fieldwork in South Dakota, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

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Kanye West hasn't filed as a presidential candidate in South DakotaPresidential candidate petitions had to be in the mail to the South Dakota Secretary of State's Office by Aug.

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Severe Storm Season Still Here; South Dakota Blasted By Grapefruit-Sized HailSevere weather like this is possible in Wyoming through mid-September.

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Tourism Department hearing from people interested in moving to South DakotaThe South Dakota Department of Tourism says its receiving emails, almost daily over the past few months, from people around the country not only wanting to visit, but also seriously considering moving to the state.

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Back to Mass: South Dakota diocese lifts Sunday dispensationFrom this weekend, Catholics in the diocese who are not in high-risk categories for contracting coronavirus will once more be bound by the Sunday obligation, making Sioux Falls the first diocese to lift the general dispensation brought in across U.S. dioceses in the wake of the pandemic.

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‘A Good Idea To Me! ': Trump Denies Asking South Dakota Governor To Add Him To Mount RushmoreTrump labeled a New York Times report about the request "fake news"—but it's not the first time the President has reportedly expressed a desire to be carved into the monument.

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New York adds Hawaii, South Dakota, Virgin Islands to travel advisory listNew York state on Tuesday added Hawaii, South Dakota and the Virgin Islands to its coronavirus travel advisory list and removed Alaska, New Mexico, Ohio and Rhode Island.

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Back to Mass: South Dakota diocese lifts Sunday dispensationFrom this weekend, Catholics in the diocese who are not in high-risk categories for contracting coronavirus will once more be bound by the Sunday obligation, making Sioux Falls the first diocese to lift the general dispensation brought in across U.S. dioceses in the wake of the pandemic.

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Smash Mouth Performs at South Dakota Bike Rally amid CoronavirusThousands of attendees, many without masks, gathered in a massive crowd for Smash Mouth's performance at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Hawaii, South Dakota added to New York's quarantine listALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday that Hawaii, South Dakota and the...

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South Dakota Crop Progress and Conditions Update: August 09, 2020For the week ending August 9, 2020, there were a little less than 6 days suitable for fieldwork in South Dakota, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

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Derecho Devastates Property and Crops in IowaA derecho that started in southeast South Dakota during the early hours of Monday morning has caused tremendous property and crop damage as grew in intensity and swept across central Iowa before ending 770 miles later in Ohio.

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New York Adds South Dakota to Travel Quarantine ListNew Yorkers hanging out at Sturgis this week will need to quarantine when they get home.

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Cuomo Adds Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands To Travel Advisory ListCuomo Adds Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands To Travel Advisory List @NYGov #Covid_19.

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Coronavirus cases increase by 50 in South Dakota, no new deaths reportedThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Dakota increased by 50 on Tuesday, and no new deaths were reported.

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Art Alley 2020Downtown Rapid City boasts one of the coolest, ever evolving, community art projects I've ever seen.

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South Dakota added to New York's travel advisory list Tuesday"We cannot go back to the hell we experienced a few months ago, which is why we are adding Hawaii, South Dakota and Virgin Islands to the travel advisory."

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Federal grants aim to help rural businesses in South DakotaHURON, S.D. –The U.S. Department of Agriculture is investing $345,995 in South Dakota to help rural businesses create jobs and increase economic opportunity in rural South Dakota.

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Cuomo Adds Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands to Quarantine ListGov. Andrew Cuomo added Hawaii, South Dakota and U.S. Virgin Islands to state's quarantine list.

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Photo Of The Day: Brand-new LookWork on the Freeman city water tower is complete. The city is refilling the tower today following the maintenance project by Maguire Iron that began on July 13 and finished up over the weekend — well short of the 45 days that had been scheduled for the job.

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Woofstock 2020, Music, Food, Beer and Cute Wiener PupsThis level of dedication needs support and that is the reason for "Woofstock 2020! " If you think this celebration is about beer, music, and dogs, you're barking up the right tree!

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What's That Big Hole Near 26th and Cleveland in Sioux Falls?While the Sioux Falls 26th Street bridge crossing is the main project, there's also a big hole being dug nearby.

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North and South Dakota FFA members recognized by the National FFA OrganizationThe National FFA Organization selected 16 students from throughout the United States as finalists for its 2020 top achievement awards: American Star Farmer, American Star in Agribusiness, American Star in Agricultural Placement and American Star in Agriscience.

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South Dakota's July tax revenue comes in $14.7 million higher than expectedSouth Dakota kicked off its 2021 fiscal year with revenue coming in at $14.7 million, or 8%, more than the Legislature estimated for July, according to the state Bureau of Finance and Management's monthly revenue report released on Tuesday.

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South Dakota State's Cade Johnson enters transfer portalSouth Dakota State’s All-American wide receiver announced via Twitter on Tuesday that he’s entering the transfer portal, just days after the Missouri Valley Football Conference canceled the fall football season.

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Two People Die after Motorcycle Strikes Minivan in Sioux FallsIt's starting to look as if excessive speed may have played a factor in the death of two people after a motorcycle hit a minivan on Sunday night in Sioux Falls.

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Sioux Falls Schools Won't Be Reporting COVID-19 Cases RegularlyIn a time of daily updates on the ever-evolving pandemic, Sioux Falls Schools will not be regularly reporting the number of COVID-19 cases in the cities public Schools.

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Minnesota Twins Snap 4-Game Skid, Rosario's GrannyIt was a Rosie night in Milwaukee as Eddie comes up big with a grand slam.

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State Revenues Shoot Up; Retail Charging Ahead on StimulusSo thats why Kyle got a raise&. In a victory for Governor Kristi Noems blind optimism, South Dakotas tax revenues in July exceeded revenues from July 2019 and the wildest...

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South Dakota records 50 new COVID-19 casesSIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota on Tuesday recorded 50 more people with COVID-19 amid an uptick in the rolling average number of daily new cases in the last two weeks.

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Liability Concerns Tilt Rapid City School Board Toward Requiring Masks in SchoolIf science and conscience wont convince your school district require masks to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, call in the lawyers.

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State Quick with Sturgis Traffic Count, Downplays Ability to Track Rally Coronavirus CasesThe state of South Dakota is working hard to count how many people are attending the Sturgis Rally: according to the Department of Transportation's data from nine traffic count locations, Friday through Sunday saw 160,788 vehicles entering Sturgis, down 3.8% from last year's opening weekend.

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What is the Return to Learn Plan for the Sioux Falls Schools?Dakota News Now is reporting the Return to Learn Plan not only sees students walking through the doors of their school but outlines the return of fine arts and sports for next year with the possibility of operating as normal or not operating at all.

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New York, New Jersey, Connecticut add Hawaii, South Dakota, Virgin Islands to quarantine listNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday said travelers coming to the tristate area from Hawaii, South Dakota and the Virgin Islands would be required to quarantine for 14 days upon arrival amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Summit League Announces Postponement of Fall SeasonTwo weeks ago the Summit League announced that they would push back the start of fall sports to the end of September.

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Singer yells 'f**k that Covid s***' as he performs to packed crowdUS rock band Smash Mouth has prompted backlash after its lead singer was caught on camera saying "F*** that Covid s***" in front of a packed crowd.

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Smashmouth Played a Packed Biker Rally in South Dakota for Some ReasonTo be fair, Smashmouth singer Steve Harwell did warn us that he wasn't "the sharpest tool in the shed." Maybe that explains why Smashmouth decided it was a good idea to play the packed South Dakota Sturgis Biker rally this past weekend, without a single face mask in sight.

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'Blast From The Past' Car Show In Dell RapidsHow did I miss this great show in past years? On Sunday, August 9, 2020, The Blast From The Past car show was held in the Dell Rapids City Park and it did not disappoint.

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Traffic Down Slightly, Citations Up At Sturgis Rally Opening WeekSturgis Rally numbers for opening weekend are down only slightly from last year.

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'The Bachelorette' bachelor Dale Moss spotted home in South Dakota while Clare Crawley reportedly being "kept" at filming resort'The Bachelorette' bachelor Dale Moss spotted home in South Dakota while Clare Crawley reportedly being "kept" at filming resort.

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84 arrests made at Sturgis Rally as governor welcomes 250,000 bikers to districtWe've been "Back to Normal" for over three months, and South Dakota is in a good spot'

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Thousands Attended A Smash Mouth Concert And Defied CDC Guidelines'We're all here together tonight, f*ck that COVID sh*t! ' vocalist Steve Harwell told the crowd.

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'If I die from the virus, it was just meant to be': 250,000 descend upon tiny South Dakota town for world-famous motorcycle rallyExperts worry the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally could overwhelm rural South Dakota and create a superspreader event as people return home.

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Severe Storm Season Still Here; South Dakota Blasted By Grapefruit-Sized HailSevere weather like this is possible in Wyoming through mid-September.

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84 arrests, 226 citations and 18 crashes reported in 24 hours at massive motorcycle rally in South DakotaThe annual rally started on Friday, drawing thousands of maskless riders to the streets and bars of Sturgis.

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Smash Mouth Performed for Large Crowd at South Dakota Biker Rally Despite Pandemic10-day event will see additional shows in the coming days from Buckcherry, Lit.38 Special and more.

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Kanye West hasn't filed as a presidential candidate in South DakotaPresidential candidate petitions had to be in the mail to the South Dakota Secretary of State's Office by Aug.

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Simple Justice: Suffrage in South DakotaIn The Moment... August 10, 2020 Show 877 Hour 1 Simple Justice: Suffrage in South Dakota is an SDPB original documentary and airs tonight on SDPB TV at 9.

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Capitals Earn Team South Dakota HonorsOahe Capitals are represented on all five Team South Dakota teams recently announced by the South Dakota Amateur Hockey Association.

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What's a Derecho? Powerful Storm That Began in South Dakota.Strong thunderstorms and winds whipped through eastern and southeastern South Dakota early today and continued a path through Iowa while having winds clocked at over 100 MPH in some areas.

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Thousands Gather For Smash Mouth Concert At South Dakota Biker RallyAt the 80th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota, thousands of maskless fans risked their lives for a Smash Mouth concert.

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Smoking, and possibly vaping, can increase risks of serious health consequences from COVID-19A growing body of medical research shows that cigarette smokers and possibly e-cigarette users face a significantly higher risk for serious complications from COVID-19 than non-users.

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South Dakota Sioux Tribe Set Up Checkpoints Along Reservation To Prevent COVID Spread In SturgisThe checkpoints have faced legal challenges from state and federal officials, prompting a lawsuit by reservation authorities to uphold checkpoints.

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COVID-19 in South Dakota: Coronavirus cases increase by 58 MondayThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Dakota increased by 58 on Monday and no new deaths were reported.

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Tourism Department hearing from people interested in moving to South DakotaThe South Dakota Department of Tourism says its receiving emails, almost daily over the past few months, from people around the country not only wanting to visit, but also seriously considering moving to the state.

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Daily Rally Tally information for Saturday 8/8, Sunday 8/9Sturgis 19 - Rapid City District 7 - Total 26 - Last year to-date: 22Misd Drug Arrests: Sturgis 30 - Rapid City District 11 - Total 41 - Last year to-date: 31Felony Drug Arrests: Sturgis 16 - Rapid City District 1 - Total 17 - Last year to-date: 23Total Citations: Sturgis 155 - Rapid City District 71 - Total 226 - Last year to-date: 189Total...

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Thousands attend annual motorcycle rally in South DakotaThe rally is taking place despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. FOX 10's Troy Hayden spoke with an attendee at the event.

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South Dakota received $47 million to help schools during the pandemic. Here's where it's going.Gov. Kristi Noem gives an update on back to school planning on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at John Harris Elementary School in Sioux Falls.

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Photo Of The Day: On The AgendaStreet work at the corner of Main and Fifth streets in downtown Freeman is scheduled to begin this week — weather permitting.

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'It's literally impossible to stop': Sturgis, South Dakota, braces as hundreds of thousands of bikers arrived in the middle of a pandemicJim Urquhart / Insider Trump swag, motorcycle gear, and bikinis common attire at Sturgis Rally 2020 Jim Urquhart / Insider The sleepy town of Sturgis, South Dakota, draws nearly one million people for its 10-day motorcycle rally each year.

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Berkeley Lab Founder Ernest Lawrence to Be Honored With Memorial Highway in South DakotaNobel laureate and Berkeley Lab founder Ernest Lawrence, a South Dakota native, will be honored with a memorial highway in his home state.

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Day 1: Nebraska, South Dakota on Pace for Record YieldsThe first day of the DTN/Progressive Farmer 2020 Digital Yield Tour, powered by Gro Intelligence, finds that a smooth planting season, favorable temperatures and timely rains have record crops in the making in South Dakota and Nebraska.

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South Dakota Century Farm and Ranch recognition application deadline is todayToday is the deadline for farm and ranch families in South Dakota to apply for 100 year, 125 year or 150 year recognition at this year’s state fair.

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Smash Mouth Performed for Large Crowd at South Dakota Biker Rally Despite Pandemic10-day event will see additional shows in the coming days from Buckcherry, Lit.38 Special and more.

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Trump Trying to Claim ACA Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions As His OwnGiven that Donald Trump is issuing executive orders that endanger Social Security and Medicare and usurp Congressional appropriations authority, we should perhaps be happy if Il Duce could be tricked into signing executive orders that simply restate existing law.

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South Dakota Farm Group Leader Concerned with Increasing Farm BankruptciesFarm bankruptcies in the United States have gone up 8 percent between June of 2019 and June of 2020 with a total of 580 reported.

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Minnesota Schools Leaning Toward Hybrid and Online StartsMany Minnesota school districts are following my advice and starting in the robust and flexible hybrid mode: Law said he’s keeping a close watch on county data...

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'If I die from the virus, it was just meant to be': 250,000 descend upon tiny South Dakota town for world-famous motorcycle rallyExperts worry the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally could overwhelm rural South Dakota and create a superspreader event as people return home.

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Osterholm and Kashkari: Shut States Down for Six Weeks to Control CoronavirusIn an August 7 New York Times op-ed, Dr. Osterholm and Kashkari say "testing, contract tracing, case isolation, and extensive monitoring of positive tests" are enough to control the spread of coronavirus, but only if we can drive the daily rate of new cases below one per 100,000 people per day.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Western South Dakota countiesAt 8:35 p.m. MDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northeast of Summerset, 16 miles north of Rapid City, moving at 35 MPH.

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South Dakota ends pheasant brood survey, proposes extending hunting seasonPheasant hunters head out for the season opener on Saturday, October 19, in Mitchell.

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South Dakota launches missing persons clearinghouseThe South Dakota Attorney General wants to bring closure to families of missing people.

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South Dakota's best small-town baseball fieldsSouth Dakota amateur baseball fans rally around their fields. They pump in thousands of dollars to make them shine, pop and come alive during the baseball season.

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South Dakota ends fiscal year with a $19-million surplusKristi Noem announces the state ended its fiscal year with a $19 million surplus despite revenue coming up shorter than expected.

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New jobless claims stay consistent in South DakotaThe South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation has seen steady numbers in jobless claims in the state.

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South Dakota records first West Nile virus case of 2020The state Health Department said Friday the virus was detected in a McCook County resident.

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College football: Big 12 mandate leaves South Dakota's opener at Iowa State in limboUSD and Montana play during USD's season opener at the DakotaDome on Saturday, Aug.

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Minnesota man who took pornographic photos of South Dakota girl sentenced to federal prisonNicolas Edward Wilson, 35, was sentenced Monday to 17.5 years in federal prison, five years of supervised release and must pay $100 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

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ZZ Top Tribute Plays to Packed, Maskless Crowd at South Dakota Motorcycle RallyAfter first canceling amid the pandemic, a ZZ Top tribute band played to a packed, maskless crowd anyway at Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Fact check: South Dakota's COVID-19 stats aren't as good as claimedThe claim: South Dakota took minimal government action to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and yet had the lowest spread of coronavirus while losing the fewest jobs.

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Despite the ongoing pandemic, people are interested in visiting South DakotaThe South Dakota Department of Tourism says it’s receiving emails from people from all over the country showing interest in visiting the state.

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'App Challenge' comes to South DakotaWASHINGTON, D.C.  Representative Dusty Johnson announced Thursday an app challenge for middle and high school students in South Dakota.

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Active cases continue to drop as South Dakota reports 73 new casesPIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Health announced Saturday, July 18, another 73 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 7,862 confirmed cases.

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South Dakota prepares for federal COVID benefits to endLike other states across the nation, South Dakota is preparing for federal unemployment benefits to come to an end.

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Noem says South Dakota proud to host Sturgis motorcycle rallySouth Dakota Republican Gov. Kristi Noem praised the people of her state for working with her administration to both keep the coronavirus largely at bay, while preserving the state's economy and employment levels.

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Unemployed in South Dakota have received $267 millionPIERRE, S.D. — South Dakotans have received about $267 million in unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic started to take hold in the U.S. in mid-March.

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CEO South Dakota's largest fair says it's COVID-19 readySIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Organizers of the Sioux Empire Fair in South Dakota say they're prepared to deal with the coronavirus outbreak when the event kicks off this weekend.

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South Dakota dog takes rattlesnake bite for its owner while on hike: reportAn 11-year-old Yorkshire Terrier was bitten by rattlesnake in South Dakota while on a walk with its owners last Friday.

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Bloody South Dakota Mom Protects Kids From HailOn his FaceBook page Reed writes, "Gorilla hail is very dangerous! This mom is a HERO for protecting her kids in a monster hail storm yesterday in the Black Hills, SD!"

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‘A Good Idea To Me! ': Trump Denies Asking South Dakota Governor To Add Him To Mount RushmoreTrump labelled a New York Times report about the request "fake news" - but it's not the first time the President has reportedly expressed a desire to be carved into the monument.

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South Dakota received $47 million to help schools during the pandemic. Here's where it's going.As part of South Dakota's response to the coronavirus pandemic, the state has added $47 million to its K-12 budget for the coming school year and part of the next following school year, too. Erin Bormett / Argus Leader Gov.

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New York Times: White House reached out to South Dakota governor about adding Trump to Mount RushmoreKristi Noem last year about the process of adding additional presidents to Mount Rushmore, the New York Times reported.

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Trump says it would be a ‘good idea' to have his face carved into Mount RushmorePresident Donald Trump suggested that his face should be carved into Mount Rushmore, following reports that his office contacted the governor of South Dakota to discuss the idea.

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Donald Trump Has Asked About Being Added to Mount RushmoreTrump and the White House reached out to South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem last year about possibly adding his face to Mount Rushmore.

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I really am baffled by Governor NoemYesterday I watched a clip from the The Ingraham Angle, a Fox News program that featured Gov.

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Home Leave to the HeartlandI recently shared a post from the American Foreign Service Association about summer travel in the diplomacy business.

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Thousands attend South Dakota biker rally with no mask mandateDay three of the Sturgis motorcycle rally drew thousands to South Dakota in one of the largest gatherings since the beginning of the pandemic, where masks are recommended but not required for the event.

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Coronavirus in South Dakota: Active cases resurge to 1,125, another 129 cases reported SundayThe total number of COVID-19 fatalities in the state sits at 146 and the total number of positive tests increased Sunday to 9,605.

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Trump Mount Rushmore: President's White House aides asked South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem if his face could be added to monument, New York Times reportsTrump on Mount Rushmore? The president's White House aides asked South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem if his face could be added to the monument, the New York Times reports.

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Photo Of The Day: One More DayKids are enjoying the Freeman Swimming Pool for one more day this season; Sunday, Aug.

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South Dakota reports 129 new cases of COVID-19South Dakota reported 129 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday and no new deaths, according to the Department of Health.

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NYT: White House reached out to South Dakota governor about adding Trump to Mount RushmoreKristi Noem last year about the process of adding additional presidents to Mount Rushmore, the New York Times reported.

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Barth: Coronavirus That Goes on in Sturgis Doesn't Stay in SturgisMinnehaha County Commissioner Jeff Barth has taken Governor Kristi Noems advice and put on his positive pants.

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Month After Standard 2% Raise, Noem Gives Son-in-Law 5% RaiseSpeaking of nepotism, Governor Kristi Noems son-in-law appears to have just gotten a raise. Last week, on noting the departure of Noems daughter Kennedy from her policy analyst...

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NYT: Noem Flew to DC July 22 Because Pence Fears She's Seeking His JobGovernor Kristi Noems surprise overnight flight to Washington on Air Force One after her Trump-Rushmore hate rally on July 3 was weird.

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NYT: White House reached out to South Dakota governor about adding Trump to Mount RushmoreKristi Noem last year about the process of adding additional presidents to Mount Rushmore, the New York Times reported.

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Report: President's aides asked South Dakota's governor about adding Trump on Mount RushmoreJACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A report in the New York Times claims aides for President Donald Trump asked South Dakota’s governor about being added on Mount Rushmore.

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White House asked South Dakota governor about adding Trump to Mount Rushmore: ReportAccording to a report from the New York Times, White House officials reached out to Republican South Dakota Gov.

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South Dakota reports 129 new cases of COVID-19SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota reported 129 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday and no new deaths, according to the Department of Health.

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ZZ Top Plays to Packed, Maskless Crowd at South Dakota Motorcycle RallyAfter first canceling amid the pandemic, ZZ Top played to a packed, maskless crowd anyway at Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

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Quarter of a million bikers defy Covid fears to hold South Dakota rallySouth Dakota rally is the biggest event in the us since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Bikers descend on South Dakota for massive rally — with scant COVID-19 precautionsThe coronavirus may be changing the world, but there aren't many signs of the pandemic at the massive annual motorcycle rally being held this week at a small city along Interstate 90 in western South Dakota.

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South Dakota town to host rally amid COVID19Watch "South Dakota town to host rally amid COVID19", a CBSN video on CBSNews.com. View more CBSN videos and watch CBSN, a live news stream featuring original CBS News reporting.

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South Dakota Amateur Baseball Tournament Schedule And ResultsRiverside Field, Yankton Friday, August 7 Sioux Falls Brewers 6, Aberdeen 2 Yankton Tappers 9, Rapid...

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Bikers descend on South Dakota rally with few signs of pandemicThe coronavirus may be changing the world, but there aren't many signs of the pandemic at the massive annual motorcycle rally being held this week at a small city along Interstate 90 in western South Dakota.

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South Dakota: Badlands National ParkDriving east from Rapid City I was treated to one of the most well known rest stop roadside attractions out there - Wall Drug!

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The White House reportedly asked South Dakota's governor how to add another president to Mount Rushmore, and she later gave Trump a 4-foot replica witThere's no space for another president on South Dakota's famous national memorial, but the White House didn't hesitate to ask.

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Biden Goes Bicycling, Teases Reporter About VP PickThe anti-Trump Lincoln project beats me to the punch on the best headline over the best video of the weekend: Bikers for Biden!

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South Dakota Theatre Groups Suffer Financially Amidst the Health CrisisLike many others, South Dakota's nonprofit theater industry has taken a financial hit due to the health crisis, which caused many productions and performances to be cancelled.

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Minnehaha County, South Dakota property transfers: April 24-May 8, 2020A construction worker drops off planks of wood at a home build site on Friday, April 3, on E.

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Photo Of The Day: On The VineA tomato ripens on a vine growing in a local garden. It is the season for fresh produce as vegetables grow, are picked, sold in grocery stores and farmers markets, and, finally, consumed.

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P-O-S-I-T-I-V-E! Listen to Kristi, That's What You'll Be!Governor Kristi Noem discourages us from wearing masks to prevent more people from testing positive for coronavirus, but she will use her public position to put on our positive pants:...

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Thousands of bikers heading to South Dakota rally to be blocked at tribal land checkpointsClampdown comes as fears mount that mask-free bikers headed to large gathering could spread coronavirus to tribal groups.

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Coronavirus fears as 250,000 bikers pour into South Dakota city for 10-day eventUp to 250,000 bikers are heading into rural South Dakota for one of the world's biggest motorcycle rallies - as many health officials across the nation continue to warn against even small gatherings.

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State Declines to Prevent Coronavirus Spread in Sturgis, Just Waits for Hospitals to Fill UpAs the Sturgis coronavirus experiment begins, concerned Rapid City attorney Dana Hanna finally receives an answer from the state Department of Health to his July questions about what steps the state is taking to protect us from the obvious public health risks of crowding all those noisy touchy-feely people into one small South Dakota town.

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Over 250,000 Expected to Attend South Dakota Motorcycle Rally Despite Fears of Coronavirus OutbreakAlthough many large gatherings around the country have been pushed back amid the coronavirus pandemic out of concern for public safety, the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is continuing on schedule — despite the risk of spreading the deadly virus.

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