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Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce Online Job Board

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce is very excited to announce a new benefit to Chamber businesses: www.mobridgejobs.com a new online job board.  Executive Director Haden Merkel states, “After job service left us last year, we heard from many of you that getting the word out about open positions...
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SD Bill: Teachers Can Discuss Intelligent Design

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota lawmakers are considering a measure that would allow teachers to discuss intelligent design in classrooms. Intelligent design is the belief that a higher power must have had a hand in creation because life is too complex to have developed through evolution alone. The Senate Education Committee planned to...
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SD House Endorses Extending Lawmakers’ Term Limits

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota House has endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment that would extend the term limits that apply to state lawmakers. Senate and House members can serve no more than four consecutive two-year terms in a chamber, for a total of eight years. But a lawmaker can run for another...
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SD Senate Unanimously Passes Shared Parenting Bill

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Senate has voted unanimously to pass a bill encouraging joint physical custody of children in divorce proceedings. Other bills dealing with the issue have failed in recent legislative sessions. This year’s bill is based on an Iowa custody law and is designed to give children substantial time...
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