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South Dakota Gets $225K of Google’s $17M Payout

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Google Inc. will pay the state of South Dakota nearly $225,000 as part of a $17 million payout to 37 states and the District of Columbia. It’s part of a settlement to make amends for the Internet search provider’s snooping on millions of people using Safari Web browsers in 2011...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Daugaard to Speak at Wyoming Business Forum Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard will address a forum today being held in Wyoming which is centered on businesses and economic development.  Daugaard says he was invited to the two-day business forum in Cheyenne by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. Daugaard will speak about essential economic development strategies and some South Dakota...
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SD School Evaluation System Might be Tweaked

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s Education Department wants to change how it evaluates the quality of the state’s public schools. The 100-point school performance index was created by in-state work groups in 2011 to take the place of No Child Left Behind’s accountability system. It’s due to be fully implemented next school...
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City of Mobridge

Mobridge City Council Meets

MOBRIDGE, S.D – (DRG News) The Mobridge City Council held their regular meeting for November 18, 2013 at city hall. Professor Rex, from South Dakota State University, presented an update on the Wrigley Square Project.  He handed out a packet that contained computer images, pictures and drawings of the work being done for the area. ...
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