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. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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OIL PIPELINE PROTEST-SHOOTING
BISMARCK, N.D. — A Denver woman who pleaded guilty in a shooting during protests in North Dakota against the Dakota Access oil pipeline is sentenced. Red Fawn Fallis was among hundreds of people arrested during the height of protests in 2016 and 2017, but she was the only one accused of firing a gun. She faces up to 15 years in federal prison. By Blake Nicholson. SENT: 130 words. Developing from 1:30 p.m. sentencing. With AP Photo.
AROUND THE STATE:
Did you know that the original symbolism of the Statue of Liberty had nothing to do with welcoming immigrants? And that Mount Rushmore was basically built as a scheme to get road-trippers to make the trip out to South Dakota? You’ll hear the inside story on these icons and others from Geoffrey Baer, host of the PBS television series “10 That Changed America,” in three new episodes airing this summer. By Beth Harpaz. SENT: 660 words, photos.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Residents of a quiet Sioux Falls neighborhood say a new industrial park is an unannounced encroachment upon their homes by industry. They worry about increased traffic, road damage and an obstructed view. But the Sioux Falls Development Foundation says the area is a prime spot for industry. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words
SMITHFIELD FOODS EXPANSION, HARDING COUNTY FATAL-ID, XCEL ENERGY-DAKOTA RANGE
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins send Lance Lynn to the mound for the series finale against Kansas City, with Burch Smith getting the start for the reeling Royals, his first in the major leagues in five years. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 12:10 p.m. CDT.
SUMMER LEADUE RDP
LAS VEGAS — Play continues at the Las Vegas NBA summer league. The eight games Wednesday include: Clippers-Wizards, Kings-Cavaliers, Nets-Rockets, Bulls-Mavericks, Pistons-Timberwolves, Hawks-Pacers, Raptors-Nuggets, Warriors-Hornets. UPCOMING: 900 words, photos. Games start at 3 p.m. CDT.
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