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2011-08-11 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) FRIDAY, AUGUST 12: BIGGEST MOTORCYCLE GATHERING Profile America -- Friday, August 12th. The small town of Sturgis, South Dakota is hosting the world's largest gathering of motorcycles this week -- the 71st Sturgis Rally. Normally home to about 6,600, the town sees its population swell to some...

2010-09-30 20:35:00

RAPID CITY, S.D., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Black Hills Corp. announced today it will be webcasting a panel discussion being held during the company's meeting with analysts from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. MDT on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010. The panel discussion will include presentations by business segment leaders that provide an overview of strategies, planned capital investments, and progress on key projects and growth initiatives. Those interested in listening to the live webcast and...

2005-08-26 21:52:19

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An independent panel reviewing closings of U.S. military bases on Friday rejected the proposed shutdown of a politically sensitive air base and reversing some cutbacks for Air National Guard units. Completing its review, the Defense Realignment and Closure Commission dealt a blow to the Pentagon by voting to keep open South Dakota's Ellsworth Air Force Base, sparing the state's new Republican senator a political defeat. But the panel approved...

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