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Rural Clinics Increasingly Turn to Telemedicine

WAGNER, S.D. (AP) – Doctors across rural America are increasingly seeking help in emergencies from video services that let them connect with hospitals in bigger cities. Telemedicine systems allow small-town physicians to reach out to more experienced specialists when an urgent case lands in their clinics. The video link allows the two doctors to...
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SD’s Governor and State Groups to Pitch Bioscience at Conference

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard and several other South Dakotans plan to promote the state’s bioscience industry later this month in San Diego at the BIO International Conference. Groups represented on the trip will include the Graduate Education & Applied Research Center, Sanford Health, Sioux Falls Development Foundation, South Dakota Biotech Association,...
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Following Win in Primary Tuesday-Rounds Discusses General Election Campaign

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Now that South Dakota’s primary is complete, the candidate who won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate for South Dakota says a renewed effort begins in campaigning for November’s general election. Former Governor Mike Rounds defeated four other candidates in this week’s election. He now faces Democrat Rick Weiland...
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SD Ex-Police Chief Seeks New Trial in Murder Case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A former South Dakota police chief convicted of killing his wife is asking a federal judge to overturn his conviction. The Argus Leader reports former Highmore Police Chief Kenneth Huber filed a motion in federal court in which he argues that his lawyers should’ve objected to the admission of...
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