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Bid Approved For Pierre Outdoor Pool Dirt Work

PIERRE — A big step toward building a new municipal pool in Pierre will start soon. City Commissioners Tuesday night approved a bid for significant dirt work to begin… City Administrator Kristie Honeywell says a significant amount of unsuitable soils must be removed from the site first to prevent settling and possible cracking of the…

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Gun violence in America: Do something

iStock/EyeJoy(FRESNO, Calif.) — It’s 7:51 p.m. on a warm Friday night. Fresno, California, police officer Bret Hutchins and his two partners are checking on a burglary call. The 911 caller reported somebody broke into a garage and they can hear them banging around inside. The officers are having a hard time finding the burglary when…

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American Caeleb Dressel sets swim Olympic record in Tokyo

Xavier Laine/Getty Images(TOKYO) — Caeleb Dressel set a new Olympic record in swimming at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Florida-based swimmer can count himself among the greats after the 100-meter freestyle on Wednesday, which he swam in 47.02. Dressel was visibly emotional at the conclusion of the race, telling NBC in an interview immediately after…