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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BISMARCK, N.D. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers within another two months expects to wrap up environmental study of the Dakota Access oil pipeline that a judge ordered a year ago, after meeting in recent weeks with four American Indian tribes battling the pipeline in court. The tribe leading the lawsuit still feels it hasn’t had a meaningful role in the process and vows to continue the fight, even a year after oil began flowing through the $3.8 billion pipeline. By Blake Nicholson. UPCOMING: 350 words.
AROUND THE STATE:
SECURITY WORKER DISPUTE
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Native American activist says Rapid City government and library officials discriminated against him because of his political activism, causing his employer to pull him from consideration for a security officer post at the library. The city says hiring James Swan of the United Urban Warrior Society would create an “unacceptable liability for the city” because of his past behavior. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.
DWI-CHILD ENDANGERMENT, PASSION PLAY-VANDALISM, SOLDIERS DEPLOY, CHILD TAKEN
TRAVEL-BOUNDARY WATERS CANOEING
Trading in cellphones and civilization for a canoeing and camping trip in the wilderness of Minnesota’s Boundary Waters. By Giovanna Dell’Orto. SENT: 955 words, photos.
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