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Meth and fentanyl still a big problem in South Dakota

10-8-21 OMAHA, N.E. (WNAX-AM) — While the Drug Enforcement Administration is warning of the dangers of fake…

South Dakota Farm Bureau App Period Open For Health Care Plan

10-8-21 HURON, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — South Dakota Farm Bureau members can now apply for Health Care Coverage…

New SDCA Executive Director Hoping To Grow Membership

10-8-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — The incoming Executive Director of the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association says one…

Mechanical failure touched off fire north of Rapid City

10-7-21 RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — State and local officials say a mechanical failure caused the fire…

NEW: U.S. DOT rejects calls to re-bid Watertown’s Essential Air Service contract (Audio)

October 7, 2021 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has ended any doubt about…

Denver men guilty in 2016 shooting on Pine Ridge Reservation

10-6-21 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Two Denver men accused in the fatal shooting of a man…

2 men told to pay $1 million-plus for oil pipeline shooting

10-6-21 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Minnesota men have been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay back…

Standing Rock elects 1st woman leader in more than 50 years

10-5-21 FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has elected a woman to be…

South Dakota board to review Noem’s meeting with daughter

10-6-21 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s attorney general says he has asked the state’s Government…

SD PUC issues warning about rapidly rising natural gas prices

10-7-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has issued a warning about rapidly…