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How far could Larry Elder go?

“Ladies and gentlemen, the 47th president of the United States (48th at the most), Laurence Allen Elder!” Better known as Larry Elder, the self-anointed, “Sage from South Central” could soon be “The Prophet of Pennsylvania Avenue.” “President Elder?” “Are you drunk, McIntyre?!” Not at the moment, although I am taking large quantities of Motrin for my busted finger. Still, stranger things have happened. Here’s one scenario: Larry wins the September recall election. So far, Elder has played this p...
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South Dakota Air Quality Alert Expanded Statewide

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources has expanded an air quality alert to include all of South Dakota, where smoke from wildfires in Canada has settled.
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South Dakota's Noem Doesn't Plan to Ratchet up Vaccine Push

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem says she has no plans to ratchet up her messaging to urge people to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
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South Dakotans Dealing With Poor Air Quality From Wildfires

Light rain could provide a bit of help with air quality in eastern South Dakota which has been dealing with smoke from Canadian wildfires.
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EXPLAINER: Evictions in South Dakota Could Spike Despite Aid

A federal freeze on most evictions that was enacted last year is scheduled to expire on Saturday, raising concerns that thousands of South Dakota residents will be unable to afford their rent and could be booted from their homes.
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Biden's $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal advances in the Senate in major test vote

GOP Sens. Rob Portman, Mitt Romney, Susan Collins, and Bill Cassidy announce they struck an infrastructure deal with the White House. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Biden's bipartisan infrastructure deal advanced in a major test vote on Wednesday. Seventeen Republicans joined all 50 Senate Democrats in voting for it. A final vote for the bipartisan plan will likely happen sometime in the next week or two. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden's $1 trillion...
Tags: Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, South Dakota, Arizona, Mitch McConnell, Biden, Bill Cassidy, Chuck Schumer, Senate Senate, Mike Rounds, Sen Kyrsten Sinema, Joseph Zeballos Roig, White House Drew Angerer Getty

California ranked as No. 3 state for innovation, surveys say

”Survey says” looks at various rankings and scorecards judging geographic locations, noting these grades are best seen as a mix of art and data. Buzz: California ranks No. 3 for innovation when you ponder national scorecards for cutting-edge business activity. Source: My trusty spreadsheet compiled its own index at the state level using four recent “most innovative” rankings plus longer-term growth in patent filings by state. Topline My tally was relatively simple math — a ranking based on eac...
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South Dakota Governor Lifts Mask Requirement in Prisons

Staff and inmates at South Dakota prisons are no longer required to wear masks following an order from Gov. Kristi Noem lifting the requirement.
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Woman Who Injured Child With Hairbrush Sentenced to Prison

A federal magistrate judge in South Dakota has sentenced a Dupree woman to six months in federal prison for injuring a child with a hairbrush.
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Marion Man Accused of Beating, Holding Woman Captive

Sheriff’s officials in southeastern South Dakota say they’ve arrested a man suspected of beating his girlfriend and holding her against her will for several days.
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10 Things in Politics: The 20 millennial Dem operatives to watch

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:These 20 millennial Democratic campaign operatives are reshaping politicsHere's what the CDC's new mask guidance means for youWhat a review of NDAs shows about the lengths Silicon Valley goes to silence employeesWhat we're watching today: President Joe Biden plans to visit Pennsylvania to talk about ...
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2021 GET ON! Adv Fest: The Alternative Sturgis Adventure Motorcycle Rally

I’m always ready to be first in line to try new things, especially if it involves motorcycles. An invitation to attend the FIRST Adventure Motorcycle Rally (that I’m aware of) in Sturgis, South Dakota came from our friend Anthony Silvotti at Revzilla about a month and a half ago. It teased a raft of alluring riding opportunities and recreational activities: Meeting and riding with the Revzilla team personalities Spurgeon Dunbar, Jen Dunstan, and Brandon Wise, among others. Camping at the famous...
Tags: Montana, US, America, David, Canada, Wyoming, Idaho, South Dakota, Motorcycles, Arizona, Brian, Michelin, Bmw, Honda, Ryan Reynolds, Alberta

Noem's Border Visit Comes With Political Opportunities

There’s plenty of political reasons for South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem to visit the National Guard troops she deployed to the U.S. border with Mexico.
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The Latest: Education Dept OKs Georgia plan for relief funds

By The Associated Press ATLANTA — The U.S. Department of Education approved Georgia’s plans to use $1.4 billion in federal coronavirus relief money. Federal officials already distributed two-thirds of the $4.2 billion that Georgia schools received under the American Rescue Plan, the relief bill backed by President Joe Biden. Most of the money is being directly allocated to Georgia’s 180-plus school districts, with $425 million held by the state Board of Education to address statewide needs. Geor...
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Longtime South Dakota GOP Lawmaker David Lust Dies at 53

David Lust, a longtime South Dakota lawmaker and former Republican House majority leader, has died.
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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says Fox News is ignoring his 'cyber symposium' - so he's planning to buy more ads on the network to promote it

Former president Donald Trump with MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell at the White House. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said Fox News hadn't covered his upcoming "cyber symposium" event. He told Salon he planned to buy ads on the network to promote the upcoming event. Lindell said his symposium would reveal details about voter fraud during the 2020 election. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell is unhappy with Fox News over wha...
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Governors Biofuels Coalition ask Biden to Expand the Market for ultra-low carbon, high-octane fuel

In Washington, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz and South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem sent a letter to the Biden Administration pointing out the role that higher-octane ethanol could play in meeting the Administration’s climate and public health goals. Governor Walz is the chair and Governor Noem is the vice chair of the Governors’ Biofuels Coalition. The governors’ letter focuses on the timeliness of the expanded use of ethanol now: “As the Office of Management and Budget continues to review the Saf...
Tags: America, Policy, South Dakota, Biden, U S Department of Energy, Office of Management and Budget, Washington Minnesota, Kristi Noem, Walz, Tim Walz, Noem, Biden Administration

South Dakota Housing Frenzy Has Some Worried About Crash

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Real estate and home sales are setting records in Sioux Falls and across the country.
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SPC MD 1334

MD 1334 CONCERNING SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH POSSIBLE FOR SOUTHERN NORTH DAKOTA INTO NORTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA Mesoscale Discussion 1334 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0504 PM CDT Fri Jul 23 2021 Areas affected...southern North Dakota into northern South Dakota Concerning...Severe potential...Watch possible Valid 232204Z - 240100Z Probability of Watch Issuance...60 percent SUMMARY...Scattered storms are expected to form through evening, either side of the North and South Dakota...
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Noem Wants Widespread Changes at Prisons After Complaints

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem says she is looking to make widespread changes in the state’s prison system after meeting with tired and discouraged employees working short-handed at the state penitentiary in Sioux Falls.
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Trump advisor says there is 'zero' chance the former president will pick Pence as his running mate if he runs in 2024: report

Then-Vice President Mike Pence and then-President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden on March 29, 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Trump advisors told Politico that it's highly unlikely Mike Pence will be Trump's VP pick again. One aide even went so far as to say that there's "zero" chance Pence will be chosen. Trump has not made an official 2024 announcement yet, but has said he's seriously considering running. See more stories on Insider's business page. If former Pres...
Tags: Politics, News, Republicans, White House, Politico, Trends, Bloomberg, New Hampshire, South Dakota, United Nations, Fox News, Election, Campaign, Donald Trump, South Carolina, Trump

Rockford Fosgate® Presents South Dakota’s All-Out Bagger Show

Rockford Fosgate® is giving us an All-Out Bagger Show – and it’s right down the road from the Sturgis Bike Rally. Beyond the Sprawling prairies, fertile farmland, and glacial lakes of South Dakota, is Harley-Davidson ‘s® Outlaw Square .  The square, rich in local history, is home to a slew of events that take place throughout the summer – and now Rockford Fosgate® , a company in the business of high-performance audio systems, is presenting the All-Out Bagger Show on August 8, f...
Tags: South Dakota, Motorcycles, Harley Davidson, Harley, Yahoo Finance, Rockford, Black Hills, Motorcycle News, Rockford Fosgate, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, All-Out Bagger Show, Black Hills Harley-Davidson®, Harley-Davidson's® Outlaw Square, Rockford Fosgate®, Sturgis Bike Rally Department, The Rally at Exit 55™

Noem to Headline GOP Event in Early-Voting South Carolina

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem is making her debut in South Carolina next month, an initial step of introduction to the first southern state to cast Republican-primary votes for president.
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SPC MD 1329

MD 1329 CONCERNING SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH UNLIKELY FOR SOUTHWEST NORTH DAKOTA INTO WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA Mesoscale Discussion 1329 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0542 PM CDT Thu Jul 22 2021 Areas affected...southwest North Dakota into western South Dakota Concerning...Severe potential...Watch unlikely Valid 222242Z - 230115Z Probability of Watch Issuance...20 percent SUMMARY...Isolated severe gusts remain possible this evening, mainly through 01 or 02Z. Coverage of severe...
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Let's Go Bowling! Aberdeen Event Hails 'The Big Lebowski'

A South Dakota family enamoured with the 1998 film “The Big Lebowski” is putting on its own festival to celebrate the cult classic, albeit with a different name from the other celebrations.
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South Dakota Court Orders Sharing of Crash Victim's Records

A judge overseeing the criminal trial of South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg is ordering medical providers to turn over their health records for the man killed when Ravnsborg struck him last year.
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Mike Lindell is offering $5 million to anyone who can disprove his allegations of voter fraud - if they show up to his cyber symposium

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell outside the White House in January. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell continues to spread baseless claims that Donald Trump won the 2020 presidential election. The MyPillow CEO is offering $5 million to anyone who can prove he's wrong. The catch: They have to attend his upcoming cyber symposium in South Dakota. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, a staunch ally of former President Donald Trump and leading promote...
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Mike Lindell is offering $5 million to anyone who can disprove his alleged voter-fraud evidence - if they show up to his cyber symposium conference

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell waits outside the West Wing of the White House on January 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mike Lindell continues to spread baseless claims that Donald Trump won the 2020 presidential election. The MyPillow CEO is offering a $5 million bounty to anyone who can prove he's wrong. The catch: you have to attend his upcoming cyber symposium conference in South Dakota. See more stories on Insider's business page. MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden says Fox News saw the light on vaccines

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Inside Gov. Kristi Noem's inner circleBiden doesn't care if you think he's the devil, you just can't say 'nothing happened' during the Capitol riotAmazon and investment banks are trying to cash in on cannabis legalization President Joe Biden speaking with reporters on July 8. Alex Won...
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