Editorial: South Dakota’s anti-meth campaign is confusing

South Dakota is on meth.  Governor Kristi Noem launched a very confusing and controversial anti-meth campaign, “Meth: We’re On It” on Monday to bring awareness to the meth epidemic in South Dakota. The campaign will include a TV ad, billboards, posters and a website: onmeth.com. The truth is, the whole thing seems kind of like […]

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Streetscape project to refurbish Vermillion’s Main Street stretch

After forty years without an upgrade, the sidewalks and street corners of downtown Vermillion could have a different look by 2021. The $2,450,000 Downtown Streetscape project will remodel Main Street’s streets and sidewalks, adding landscaping and seating features outside of businesses from McVicker Plaza to North Dakota Street. Additions include: flowerbeds and trees lining the […]

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Is cancel culture effective and can it help people? Can it be taken too far? I unapologetically have been searching for a better understanding to both sides of this issue. Cancel culture, a social media phenomenon also known as call-out culture, is “a way to take away someone’s power and call out the individual for […]

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Defense carries Coyotes past Southern Illinois Edwardsville in ‘grind-it-out’ game

A second-half scoring surge in a defensive battle with Southern Illinois Edwardsville led the Coyote men’s basketball team to 71-56 victory in the Sanford Coyote Sports Center Monday night.  Tyler Peterson led the Coyotes (5-0) with a season-high 15 points on 6 for 7 shooting. Junior guard Stanley Umude followed with 14 points — all […]

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Abby Ripperda earns all-Midwest honors at regional championships

Junior Abby Ripperda placed eighth and secured all-Midwest Region honors at the NCAA Midwest Regional held in Stillwater, Oklahoma on Friday. Ripperda became the third woman in USD history to earn all-Midwest honors as she finished her 6,000 meters in 20:52.buy lipitor online https://pharmacohealthcare.com/wp-content/themes/twentysixteen/inc/engl/lipitor.html no prescription 3 to place eighth among a field of 235 […]

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New tuition rate implemented to attract out-of-state students

To attract students outside the borders of South Dakota, the Board of Regents offered a tuition break to students from Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota and Colorado at the beginning of the 2019 fall semester. This is the first semester the university has had to market the tuition advantage to students from theses states. In the […]

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Summit League sweep: Coyotes secure road victories to finish unbeaten in conference

Coyote volleyball wrapped up its regular season on a 24-game win streak, securing road victories over Western Illinois and Purdue-Fort Wayne on Friday and Sunday to finish a 27-1 regular season, unbeaten in the Summit League. USD vs Western Illinois The Coyotes tallied their 23rd straight victory, defeating the Leathernecks in four sets (25-18, 20-25, […]

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