AP-SD--South Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, SD
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in South Dakota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or email@example.com. Amy Forliti is on the desk.
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SOUTH DAKOTA FAMILY SLAIN
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A former nonprofit executive in South Dakota was back on the stand Wednesday at his trial. Prosecutors allege Stacy Phelps backdated contracts to avoid an audit in a case that authorities began investigating because the group’s financial officer killed himself and then his family in 2015. By James Nord. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 450-550 words by 4 p.m.
AROUND THE STATE:
SELBY, S.D. — The small town of Selby is rallying to try to save a nursing home that provides a home to 45 people and a job for 50 others — one-fourth of the community’s workforce. The Good Samaritan Society has been operating the facility since it opened in the 1960s but no longer wants to run it. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.
LINCOLN COUNTY FATAL, STATE FAIR ATTENDANCE, FIRE-TWO DEAD, CRASH-INFANT KILLED, PLAYER ACCUSED, PLAYGROUND-BB GUN
EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings have become a prolific passing team under new quarterback Kirk Cousins, whose ability to thread pinpoint throws into tight windows and trust in wide receivers Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs has been on a record-setting space. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 650 words, by 6 p.m. EDT.
MINNEAPOLIS — With Jimmy Butler’s status still unresolved, coach Tom Thibodeau and the Minnesota Timberwolves have a cloudy outlook going into the season, just months after their first playoff appearance in 14 years.
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