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Preparations Continue for Celebration to Welcome Home the 200th

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) National Guard officials continue to prepare for the arrival of the guard’s 200th Engineer Company back to central South Dakota following a year of service in Afghanistan. The soldiers will arrive in Sioux Falls from Fort Dix, New Jersey and will then travel to Fort Pierre. The 200th of...
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Sorghum Seed Supply Tight in SD This Spring

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – The sorghum seed supply is tight in South Dakota this spring. Millborn Seeds in Brookings says more than 90 percent of sorghum seed is grown in the Texas Panhandle, and drought last year cut this year’s seed supplies by about 60 percent. The Brookings company says demand for sorghum has...
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Delta Dental of SD Awarded Funding to Improve American Indian Oral Health

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Delta Dental of South Dakota has been awarded a three-year, $3.3 million dollar “Health Care Innovation Award” from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid’s CMS Innovation Center to improve oral health for American Indians. Delta Dental is one of 26 entities selected in locations across the nation which will...
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ND Poised to Once Again Be Sunflower Leader

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota sunflower farmers are poised to reclaim bragging rights as the nation’s top producers. Last year, wet weather and flooding led to a drop of hundreds of thousands of acres in North Dakota, and South Dakota surpassed its northern neighbor as the leading sunflower state for the first time...
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