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SD Task Force to Meet on Medicaid Expansion Study

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state task force studying the possibility of expanding South Dakota’s Medicaid program will hold its final meeting this week. The task force will not recommend whether Medicaid should be expanded, but instead will identify the advantages and disadvantages of doing so. The panel meets Tuesday in Pierre to put...
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SD Lawmakers to Show Cattle at State Fair in Huron

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – About 15 state lawmakers are expected to try their hand at showing beef cattle at the South Dakota State Fair. The event on Aug. 31 in Huron is the fifth annual Legislative Beef Show. It is a friendly competition that pairs lawmakers with youth livestock exhibitors from their legislative districts....
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Winning Numbers Drawn in ‘Powerball’ Game August 17, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Saturday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 18-21-46-54-56, Powerball: 23 Estimated jackpot: $60 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
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Former USD Law Professor Myers to Run for Governor

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A former University of South Dakota law professor has announced plans to run for governor as an independent candidate. The Argus Leader reports that 77-year-old Mike Myers announced his bid on Friday. Myers taught health care law and elder law at USD for 23 years. He also served as...
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