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SD Panel Kills Bill on Teaching Intelligent Design

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A measure that would have allowed South Dakota teachers to discuss intelligent design has been killed at the request of its sponsor. The Senate Education Committee on Thursday scrapped the measure, which dealt with the belief that a higher power must have had a hand in creation because life is...
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SD Committee Supports Prenatal Care for Immigrants

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota House committee has passed a measure to provide prenatal care to immigrant women who are not citizens. The Health and Human Services Committee voted 11-1 to support the bill. Legislators and supporters from medical and religious organizations say the bill will save money and the lives of...
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Phil Baker

Phil Baker Concert at Scherr-Howe Event Center

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) On Saturday, February 8th, Friends of Scherr-Howe will host award-winning, Children’s Performer, Phil Baker, from Sioux Falls. The concert will take place at 2 p.m. at the Scherr-Howe Event Center.  There is no admission charge, however they will ask for a free will donation. Phil Baker, who will visit...
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Sitting Bull College Offers Master’s Degree Program

FORT YATES, N.D. — (DRG News) Sitting Bull College on the Standing Rock Reservation, which is located in both North Dakota and South Dakota, has made a big step up in the academic world. Television station KFYR-TV reports that Sitting Bull College is the first tribal college in the state to offer a master’s...
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