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  FT. PIERRE, S.D. – The Stanley County Lady Buffalo volleyball team opens their season a week from tomorrow (Saturday) and the Lady Buffs are looking at improving over last year which in wins and losses was one of the better season Stanley County has had in volleyball.  In an interview with Dakota Radio Group Sports Director Rod Fisher, first year head coach Dani Leafgreen at Stanley County says there …
08.18 / 19:14
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A recent 2018 budget recommendation made by Watertown Mayor Sarah Caron is not sitting well with the Watertown Initiative to Prevent Sex Trafficking (WIPST)…
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ORTONVILLE — While the summer season doesn’t officially end until late September, this is the last weekend for summer break for many area students before making their way back to the cla…
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Pleasant, rain-free weather and new events brought many people out to this year’s Clay County Fair. Though attendance numbers are impossible to track at the fair since there is no gate admission, C…
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It may appear, due to its success in recent years, that Vermillion’s annual Ribs, Rods & Rock ‘n Roll has taken on a life of its own…
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Musicians representing a wide cross-section of the United States Air Force will be in Vermillion in approximately a week to help musically celebrate the military branch’s 70th a…
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For the eight girls who competed in the Clay County Princess Pageant last week, being in the pageant was one of their favorite parts of the 2017 Clay County…
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The University of South Dakota Symphony Orchestra invites all orchestra musicians from the community to audition for this year’s e…
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO-AM) -- Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) speaks to the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce at 11:30 a.m. today at the Convention Center. Chamber executive director Jason Ball says he hopes the Senator addresses tax reform, health care, and the tax code. He also hopes Thune discusses the impact of the week's events in Charlottesville and around the nation. Ball also noted that chambers of commerce play an important role in unifying a commmunity and giving many different…
08.18 / 17:56
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PIPESTONE, Minn. (KELO-AM) -- Yesterday's front page of the Pipestone County Star was blank. No news. Nothing. Just white. In fact it said, "No news" in big letters at the bottom of the page. No, it wasn't a printing error or a mechanical problem.  The headline on page two stated, "The value of a community newspaper is not necessarily good news." The Star was one of around 200 newspapers that published a blank front page as part of Minnesota Newspaper…
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The Watertown School District will be paying a salary of $70,000 or more to 57 employees during the 2017-2018 school…
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The first stop on a tour of the Blue Bell Ranch near the eastern South Dakota town of Clear Lake was on grassy hilltop crowned with a circle of stones, long ago arranged by Native…
08.18 / 15:33
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PIERRE SD – Statement Released by Pierre Police Captain Jason Jones : On Thursday August 17 at 6:50 pm officers received a report of a hit and run vehicle collision in the McDonald’s parking lot. A license plate was identified of the suspect vehicle leaving the scene. Later in the evening, officers made follow up contact with the registered owner of that vehicle, James Thielen age 59, in the 100…
08.18 / 15:06
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A semi-truck tractor hauling two trailers full of wheat crashed into a freight train at a crossing on U.S. Highway 34 at the bottom of a long hill on the west side of Blunt, South Dakota about 3 p.m.,…
08.18 / 14:52
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Michael Pease, 58, of Pierre, passed away August 16, 2017, at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre. A visitation will be held on Sunday, August 20, from 4:00-6:00pm at Isburg Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be Monday, August 21, a…
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Editor’s note: This story was originally published in the May 23, 2014 edition of the Capital J…
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Horse and dog racing might get a little more freedom in South…
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Board members and volunteers of the Pierre Players Community Theatre launched the new membership year on Thursday afternoon at the Encore Room in the Grand Opera House on Pierre…
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PIERRE | Horse and dog racing might get a little more freedom in South…
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PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation says chip seal and fog seal applications will be applied to the following highways in the central area of the state beginning Monday, Aug. 21, weather permitting. The contractor plans to chip seal the following routes in the following order with fog sealing closely following the chip sealing. Highway 34 – 28.95 miles in length, located at mile marker 141 just …
08.18 / 12:03
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