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SD Governor Calls for Revamping Bank Tax Laws

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard says South Dakota needs to revamp its bank franchise tax to reflect the complexity of modern banking operations. In his State of the State speech to kick off the 2014 session of the South Dakota Legislature, Daugaard says the laws need to be changed to calculate taxes...
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SD Governor Urges Training for Needed Jobs

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proposed some new efforts to train people for jobs critical to South Dakota’s economic development. In his State of the State address to start the 2014 session of the Legislature, the governor says he will use development money to help school districts strengthen technical courses. He...
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G F & P to Hold Four Upcoming Meetings on Lake Oahe Fishery Status

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will be holding a series of informational meetings and open houses across the state starting later this month. The meetings will give the public a chance to talk about the status of Lake Oahe’s fisheries, learn about regulation changes for 2014,...
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Pierre School Board Ok’s 2014-2015 Calendar

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board gave approval for the district’s calendar for the 2014-2015 school year at yesterday’s meeting. Board members had eight different calendar options to select from based on work done by a calendar committee. The school calendar for the next school year will differ from recent years...
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