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No Agreement on South Dakota Medicaid Expansion Yet

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Democrats pushing an expansion of the state’s Medicaid program are working behind the scenes with South Dakota’s health care industry to figure out how to pay for it. Sen. Bernie Hunhoff, a Democrat from Yankton, on Monday said members of the industry are “working seriously” to figure out how to...
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Local Republicans & Democrats Hold Events in Pierre/Fort Pierre Tuesday

UNDATED – (DRG News) The Hughes/Stanley County Lincoln Day Dinner will be held in Pierre tomorrow night.  The evening starts with social hour at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.  It will take place Tuesday at the Ramkota. Meanwhile, the Hughes and Stanley County Democrats will host democratic lawmakers at a...
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Fire at Pierre Home at 309 East 5th Street February 16, 2015

PFD Puts Out Fire at Pierre Mobile Home

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department put out a fire at a mobile home in north Pierre this afternoon. Department members were told of the fire at 309 East 5th Street about 1:55 p.m. The department’s Patrick Snyder says a deputy with the Hughes County Sheriff’s Office checked to make sure...
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SD Chamber of Commerce & Industry to Host Business Day at the Legislature 2/19

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry will hold the group’s annual meeting and Business Day at the Legislature this Thursday in Pierre.  The event will be held at the Ramkota and will begin with registration at 11:00 a.m.  At noon, there will be a networking luncheon featuring...
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