BC-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. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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OIL PIPELINE-ETP LAWSUIT
BISMARCK, N.D. _ A woman who has publicly admitted to vandalism along the route of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in two states is asking a judge to dismiss her as a defendant in a federal racketeering lawsuit filed by the pipeline developer. Ruby Montoya says the claims of Energy Transfer Partners are an “implausible conspiracy theory.” By Blake Nicholson. UPCOMING: 500 words.
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RAPID CITY, S.D. _ Black Hills Federal Credit Union and a Wisconsin-based insurance company have agreed to pay $3 million to settle allegations that they improperly raised insurance premiums on thousands of loans. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.
SIOUX FALLS STABBING, SOLDIERS HONORED
WOMEN’S BKB POLL
NEW YORK _ South Dakota has been on the rise since moving up to Division I in 2008. Now the Coyotes can add an appearance in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll to their achievements. Riding a nine-game winning streak, coach Dawn Plitzuweit’s team entered the AP Top 25 at No. 25 on Monday for the first time in school history. By Doug Feinberg. SENT: 425 words, photos.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The Minnesota Timberwolves, who have lost four straight games, host the Los Angeles Clippers, who are in control of the last spot in the Western Conference playoffs with a five-game lead on the injury-ravaged Timberwolves. By Joe Ziemer. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. CT.
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