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South Dakota governor orders review of Chinese investments

Dec. 08, 2022 12:57 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Thursday called for an immediate review of the state's investments to determine if it has stakes in Chinese companies, stepping up her rhetoric against the ascendant Asian economic giant that has also emerged as a powerful rival to the...

Ebert, No. 24 K-State women roll past UMKC 72-45

Dec. 07, 2022 21:38 PM EST

MANHATAN, Kan. (AP) — Emilee Ebert scored 14 poin ts and ran her streak of free throw makes to 32, and No. 24 Kansas State cruised to a 72-45 win over UMKC on Wednesday night. The Wildcats (9-1) scored the last six points of the first half for a 39-24 lead and had the first 13 of...

Indiana sues TikTok, citing safety and security concerns

Dec. 07, 2022 21:02 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's attorney general on Wednesday sued Chinese-owned social media app TikTok, claiming the video-sharing platform misleads its users, particularly children, about the level of inappropriate content and security of consumer information. Republican Attorney...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota-Advisory

Dec. 07, 2022 15:21 PM EST
Eds: The South Dakota editorial roundup will not move this week due to a lack of editorials of state-wide interest. We will resume the roundup at its normal time on Wednesday, Dec. 14. The AP

Former Yankton Sioux Tribe's police chief charged with fraud

Dec. 07, 2022 11:28 AM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The former police chief of the Yankton Sioux Tribe in South Dakota has been charged by federal prosecutors with wire fraud and theft from the tribe. Federal prosecutors allege that Chris Saunsoci sought wages both from the tribe and a local ministry that...

Whitney scores 23 as Montana downs South Dakota State 81-56

Dec. 07, 2022 00:06 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Brandon Whitney's 23 points helped Montana defeat South Dakota State 81-56 on Tuesday night. Whitney was 10 of 12 shooting and 3 of 3 from the free throw line for the Grizzlies (4-5). Aanen Moody was 6-of-10 shooting, including 2 for 5 from distance, and went...

Air Force wins 79-58 against South Dakota

Dec. 06, 2022 20:23 PM EST

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Jake Heidbreder had 27 points in Air Force's 79-58 victory over South Dakota on Tuesday night. Heidbreder was 8-of-12 shooting, including 5 for 8 from distance, and went 6 for 6 from the line for the Falcons (6-4). Camden Vander Zwaag scored 14 points...

South Dakota Legislature tackles Christian marks in Capitol

Dec. 06, 2022 18:18 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers can adorn their office with a crucifix, but they can't pound the nail into the state Capitol's wall, a legislative oversight board clarified on Tuesday as part of a policy regulating how religious symbols can mark the state's seat of government. ...

South Dakota's Noem tries to convince lawmakers on tax cut

Dec. 06, 2022 16:25 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem tried Tuesday to win over the Republican-controlled Legislature with details of her plan to enact a historic repeal of the state's tax on groceries. But to deliver on the campaign promise, the Republican governor must convince lawmakers in...

Clowney, No. 11 Alabama recover to beat South Dakota St

Dec. 03, 2022 23:19 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Freshman Noah Clowney’s breakout game — 22 points, nine rebounds, four assists and a steal — helped No. 11 Alabama recover from blowing a 20-point lead and beat South Dakota State 78-65 on Saturday night. Clowney shot 8 of 17, including 5 of 12 on 3s,...