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IHS Expands Access to Plan B for Native Women

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) – Native women seeking emergency contraception at Indian Health Services facilities run by the federal government now can get it without a consultation or prescription. The agency confirms that Plan B and generic versions are being provided to women 17 years and older at pharmacy windows. Native women previously had to...
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North Dakota Leads SD and Two Other States in Lawsuit Against EPA

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Nevada have sued the Environmental Protection Agency, alleging it has failed to determine the states’ compliance with a new federal clean air requirement that limits sulfur dioxide emissions. The lawsuit was filed last week in federal district court in Bismarck. Attorneys general say in...
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G F & P Says New State Park Entrance Licenses Available for 2014

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department says the 2014 annual park entrance license for parks and recreation areas in the state will be available to buy starting October 1.  The 2014 entrance license is $30 and is valid from October 1 of this year through May 17...
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Holistic Management Workshop to be Held in Eagle Butte

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) A three day Holistic Resource Management Workshop is coming up within the next few weeks in Eagle Butte.  The South Dakota Grasslands Coalition, Ziebach and Tri-County Conservation Districts and Tatanka Resources Conservation and Development Service will sponsor the October 8 – 10 workshop at the Cheyenne River Motel...
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