Governor Dennis Daugaard

SD Gov Will Not Intervene in Death Penalty Cases

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he does not plan to intervene in the upcoming executions of two men. Fifty-year-old Eric Robert is scheduled to die by lethal injection sometime next week for the killing of prison guard Ronald Johnson. Sixty-year-old Donald Moeller is scheduled to die during the week...
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Doctor and Nurse

Primary Care Task Force to Meet in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Governor’s Primary Care Task Force is meeting in Sioux Falls Thursday. Gov. Dennis Daugaard created the group in May to expand the educational capacity to train more primary health care providers for rural areas of South Dakota. The task force will consider and make recommendations regarding the medical...
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SD Teacher of the Year to be Announced Thursday

OACOMA, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Teacher of the Year will be announced during a ceremony Thursday in Oacoma. Five teachers are finalists for the award: Katie Anderson from the Rapid City School District; Connie Gretschmann from the Avon School District; Milbank School District teacher Shelly Loehrer; West Central School District teacher Carolyn...
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2012 Ballot Questions Pamphlet

Clash Over SD Voter Pamphlets Goes to the Courts

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A state senator from Rapid City is suing South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant over a voter guide. Sen. Stan Adelstein says Gant broke the law by not including opposition statements on four proposed constitutional amendments on the November ballot. Gant says he sought people to present opposing...
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