AP-SD--South Dakota News Digest, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Jim Nord is on the desk
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AROUND THE STATE:
DEADWOOD, S.D. — Owners of a century-old historic house in Deadwood have neglected the property and allowed it to fall into disrepair, according to city officials. The Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission recently approved giving the historic house the status of “demolition by neglect.” SENT: 315 words, photo.
MANDERSON, S.D. — Congress could soon authorize the growing of hemp nationwide, but Alex White Plume isn’t waiting. The Manderson man signed a deal last year to sell his hemp to a Colorado company, and he grew his second crop for the company this summer. For White Plume, a Native American who lives on the Pine Ridge Reservation, it’s the culmination of a more than two-decade struggle to grow hemp as a cash crop. By Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal. SENT IN ADVANCE: 827 words.
MITCHELL, S.D. — All of it is possible due to the Smart Lab at the Mitchell Middle School, which is now fully implemented after receiving an additional $25,000 in grant money from America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by Monsanto. Principal Justin Zajic started looking into replacing the industrial technology course last December and put together a committee involving the Mitchell Area Development Corporation, Toshiba, Muth Electric, Mitchell Technical Institute and other community members. By Sheila Slater, The Daily Republic. SENT IN ADVANCE: 508 words.
ST. LOUIS — The Wild return to St. Louis for the second time during the Blues’ five-game homestand. By Steve Overbey. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 2 p.m. CT.
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