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  1. Governor Seeking Nominations To Replace Rep. Steve HickeyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard's office is looking for candidates to fill the state House of Representatives seat being vacated by Rep. Steve Hickey. Hickey is leaving the Legislature move to Scotland and study Christian ethics in the modern world and the surveillance state.

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  2. Gov. Daugaard To Order Flags At Half-Mast For Fallen FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Governor Dennis Daugaard is speaking out after a firefighter from western South Dakota was killed while battling a wildfire in California. U.S. Forest Service firefighter Dave Ruhl disappeared while battling a fire in the Modoc National Forest Thursday, Jul. 30. His body was recovered Friday.

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  3. Governor Issues Statement On Fallen FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Governor Dennis Daugaard has released a statement regarding the Forest Service Firefighter who was killed battling California wildfires last week. Daugaard says, "This is a tragic loss.

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  4. Spider vans crawl US roads to triage nation's potholed bywaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Concord Monitor

    ... to raise the gasoline levy by 6 cents a gallon in April - the first jump in 16 years - after Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard in a January speech displayed pictures of rutted roads taken by his spider van. The vehicle travels the state's highways six ...

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  5. Disaster declared for 12 South Dakota counties, 3 tribesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Navajo Times

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard says the storms caused an estimated $3 million in damage. The presidential disaster declaration paves the way for federal aid to state, local and tribal governments, and to some private nonprofits.

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  6. South Dakota Prepared for Sturgis Rally CrowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    ... event officially begins Monday and is expected to draw a million people this year. South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard says the state has been preparing for this year's rally for the past two years: The governor says emergency personnel are ...

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  7. 300 students attend USD Gifted Education SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KSFY

    ... the university experience and follow that path because they need that to achieve that opportunity," Governor Dennis Daugaard said. "Change happens just outside your comfort zone. That's something they teach here. I like that a lot. If you go outside ...

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  8. Presidential disaster declaration approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Thursday that 12 South Dakota counties and three tribes will receive funding assistance to help recover from June storms that did an estimated $2.95 million in damage to public property Counties included in the declaration are Brule, Buffalo, Fall River, Haakon, Hughes, Jackson, Jerauld, Jones, Lyman, McCook, Oglala Lakota and Stanley. Also included are the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe as well as the Oglala Sioux Tribe that lies within Oglala Lakota County.

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  9. Presidential Disaster Declaration Approved For June StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Thursday that 12 South Dakota counties and three tribes will receive funding assistance to help recover from June storms that did an estimated $2.95 million in damage to public property. Counties included in the declaration are Brule, Buffalo, Fall River, Haakon, Hughes, Jackson, Jerauld, Jones, Lyman, McCook, Oglala Lakota and Stanley.

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  10. President Approves Disaster Declaration For June StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... President Barack Obama approved a Presidential Disaster Declaration for the storm damage Thursday. Governor Dennis Daugaard requested the assistance July 22. The storms that occurred from June 17-24 caused $2.5 million in damages to public property ...

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  11. South Dakota high court bars Citibank recoup of $30M in taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Olympian

    ... so yeah, cutting those programs would have stunk, to be perfectly blunt about it." A spokeswoman for Gov. Dennis Daugaard said in a written statement that "Citibank is an important corporate citizen and the Governor is glad to have this issue ...

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  12. Gov. Daugaard Opens Friday Summit On Gifted Education At USDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at 9 a.m. Friday, July 31, to open the first Gifted Education Summit at the University of South Dakota. Also on the program, First Lady Linda Daugaard will receive the 2015 State Initiative Award for her efforts in STEM education, supporting science, technology, engineering and math.

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  13. Daugaard To Review Decriminalization Of Marijuana In SDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Governor Dennis Daugaard says he needs to review proposed ballot measures that would decriminalize marijuana possession and legalize medicinal cannabis, but the governor says he generally hasn't supported such proposals. Daugaard told the Associated Press on Wednesday he believes marijuana decriminalization would make the drug more available and less difficult to possess.

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  14. Governor's Office Accepting Fall Internship ApplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard is seeking two interns for his office's fall 2015 program in Pierre. The governor announced Wednesday that his office is accepting applications until Aug. 15. The paid intern positions would run from September until December.

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  15. Gov. Daugaard unsupportive of medical, decriminalized marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KSFY

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he needs to review proposed ballot measures that would decriminalize marijuana possession and legalize medicinal cannabis, but the governor says he generally hasn't supported such proposals. Daugaard told The Associated Press on Wednesday he believes marijuana decriminalization would make the drug more available and less difficult to possess.

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  16. Budget Surplus AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... use some of those reserve funds to make other investments in key areas of our state," Dilges said. Governor Dennis Daugaard wants one-time money used for one-time expenses, but the excess could lead to more ongoing funding. In the past, the state ...

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  17. Vegetation At SD Park Being Changed In Cost-Cutting MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The vegetation at a park in South Dakota's capital is being changed in a move that officials say could save the state thousands of dollars. Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Monday announced the changes to Hilger's Gulch Park, which boasts a 1.1-mile lighted walking trail, flower gardens and a scenic view of the state Capitol.

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  18. Madison To Be Capital For A DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that Madison has been chosen to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day on Wednesday, Aug. 19. The Governor's activities for the day will include a Main Street walk, business tours, and a community social and coffee hour.

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  19. Madison To Be Honorary Capital For A Day On Aug. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard has chosen Madison to be the state's honorary Capital for a Day on Aug. 19. Activities that Wednesday will include a Main Street walk, business tours, and a community social and coffee hour. Daugaard also will hold a lunch with community leaders to discuss local issues.

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  20. Dakota Roots Looks To Strengthen Job MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... they use different marketing strategies to get the word, including automated messages featuring Governor Dennis Daugaard. "That's been one of the real positives we've heard from individuals out of state is that they can't believe that somebody back ...

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