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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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AROUND THE STATE:
OMAHA, Neb. — A new survey suggests the economy remains strong in nine Midwest and Plains states, but business leaders are concerned about the ongoing trade disputes. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says he expects business will slow down but continue growing in the next few months because of the trade concerns and rising interest rates. SENT: 285 words.
CUSTER, S.D. — The National Park Service is suspending guided cave tours at Jewel Cave National Monument in southwestern South Dakota to make improvements along the popular route. The government awarded a nearly $5 million contract to a Rapid City company to improve structures one official says were built in an “ad hoc manner” and are difficult to maintain and repair. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words. AP Photo requested.
CASINO ROBBERY, TRAFFIC FATAL-FAMILY, SIOUX FALLS SHOOTING, CHASE-FOOTBALL GAME, MCLEAN COUNTY FATAL, HERITAGE CENTER THEFT
EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings are allowing the sixth-highest passer rating in the NFL one-quarter of the way through this season. One problem has been a pass rush negated by rollouts and misdirections cleverly used by opponents. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 500 words, by 4 p.m. CDT.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins took a step back this season and enter next year with many more question marks. With so many expiring contracts, though, they’ll have plenty of flexibility for improvements. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, by 4 p.m. CDT.
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