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Supporters of Black Hills Mining Museum seek new space

Jan. 08, 2022 01:10 AM EST

LEAD, S.D. (AP) — For 35 years, an old grocery store that took 17,000 volunteer hours to convert into a gold mine of history has served the community well. But members of the Black Hills Mining Museum are making their case for a new building. Black Hills Mining Museum board members...

Officials break ground on new veterans hospital in Kentucky

Nov. 12, 2021 04:14 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — After years of planning, the Department of Veterans Affairs broke ground on a new hospital in Louisville. The $840 million project is being built on Brownsboro Road and will replace the aging Robley Rex VA Medical Center on Zorn Avenue. ...

Fight over $400M grain terminal turns to 'corrupt zoning'

Nov. 10, 2021 16:28 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Descendants of people enslaved in Louisiana are seeking to keep a $400 million grain terminal out of their community by suing to abolish the land’s 1990 “corrupt rezoning” as industrial. That ordinance was pushed through as part of a Formosa...