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Report: Mine officials not overregulating in SD

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Federal mine safety officials have not been excessive in their enforcement of regulations in South Dakota, the Inspector General's Office of the U.S. Department of Labor said Friday. U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., requested an investigation in 2011 in response to complaints from South Dakota gravel pit operators that they were being regulated as if they were running...