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Flags Ordered to Half-staff in Honor of Legislator Donald Haggar

SIOUX FALLS - South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered that flags at the state Capitol be lowered to half-staff this weekend in memory of former state legislator Donald Haggar.

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Column: Uncertainty Surrounds South Dakota Budget Plan

PIERRE - There is a good deal of uncertainty surrounding the South Dakota budget at the moment. What is making the job atypical is that no one knows how much to count on coming from Washington.

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Spin Meter: In Budget Fight, Sky is Falling Again

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and his officials are doing their best to drum up public concern over the shock wave of spending cuts that could strike the government in just days. So it's a good time to be alert for sky-is-falling hype.

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South Dakota Lawmakers Look at Teen Driving Safety Measures

PIERRE - A South Dakota legislative committee is looking at a package of bills aimed at reducing teen traffic fatalities and injuries.

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Former South Dakota Governor Farrar to be Honored with Statue

PIERRE - A life-size bronze statue of former South Dakota Governor Frank Farrar is being added to the state's Trail of Governors project in Pierre.

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Column: No Big Compromises? Blame Party Power

WASHINGTON - These days, it sounds like an improbable fairy tale: politicians with deeply differing visions of America setting aside disagreements to reach a grand compromise on a critical issue.

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Analysis: Obama, GOP See No Need to Stop Cuts

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans both seem content to fight out their latest showdown on the current terrain, let across-the-board spending cuts take effect on March 1.

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Allowing Mentally Ill to Have Guns is Crazy

PIERRE - The South Dakota House of Representatives has decided to continue with the state policy of defying federal gun law.

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South Dakota Lawmakers Approve Penny Bets for Video Lottery

PIERRE - The South Dakota Legislature has given final approval to a measure that would allow 1-cent bets in video lottery games.

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Former South Dakota Legislator Diedtrich Dies in North Dakota

PIERRE - Former South Dakota legislator Elmer Diedtrich has died. He was 85.

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