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SD Department of Transportation

DOT Says Storm Closing Some Roads in Dakotas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A spring snowstorm in the Upper Midwest is forcing authorities to close parts of Interstates 90 and 29. The South Dakota Department of Transportation has closed I-90 between Exit 67 at Ellsworth Air Force Base and Exit 110 at Wall. Officials say white-out conditions with zero to near-zero visibility, icy...
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Snowflakes

Early Spring Blizzard Pummels the Upper Midwest

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A spring snowstorm in the Upper Midwest is shutting down schools and government offices, making travel hazardous for motorists and life miserable for cattle ranchers in the midst of calving season. The National Weather Service has issued blizzard warnings for much of the Dakotas and part of Minnesota, with snow...
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South Dakota Outline

3 More SD Properties Added to National Register

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Three more South Dakota properties have been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The National Register is the list of properties the federal government deems worthy of recognition and preservation. The South Dakota State Historical Society says the recent additions are the Sievers School in rural Faulk County,...
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Health Insurance Papers

Deadline Arriving for Health Insurance Sign-Ups

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A spring blizzard moving into South Dakota could make residents’ last-ditch efforts to sign up for health care difficult as the deadline approaches. The open enrollment period for health insurance ends at 11 p.m. CDT Monday. Insurers and advocates are encouraging residents who may miss their appointment with an...
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