Governor Daugaard on July 18, 2012 (KGFX Photo)

SD Governor Says State Revenue Hitting Projections

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard says there’s good news and bad news regarding state tax collections. Daugaard says the revenue collected through the end of January almost exactly matches projections made when he presented his state budget proposal in December. He says that means there’s no indication that there will...
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Attorney General Marty Jackley

A.G. Marty Jackley Says SD’s Sobriety Program Gets National Recognition

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Program has been selected as one of the 10 best criminal justice innovative practices in the country. Attorney General Marty Jackley has announced that the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance and the Center for Court Innovation is honoring...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

SD Governor Wants Flexibility in Medicaid Expansion

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he hopes Congress will change the federal health care law to give states more flexibility in expanding Medicaid. Daugaard wants the state to delay a decision on whether to add thousands of South Dakotans to the state-federal program that pays medical bills for low-income...
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Central Plains Expecting Weekend Winter Storm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Parts of the Dakotas are in for a weekend winter storm.┬áSouth Dakota is expected to get the brunt of the winter blast moving out of the Rockies and into the Central Plains. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard watch late Saturday through Sunday for portions of the...
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