Deer on the Move So Drivers Urged to be Careful

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Deer are on the move across South Dakota this time of year, so the state’s reminding drivers to be especially careful. The Office of Highway Safety says nearly 5,000 wild animals are hit each year in the state, and between 2004 and 2012, 17 people were killed and 824 people...
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SD Ponders Response to Change in Health Care Law

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota insurance regulators are studying the impact of a change in the federal health care law and how it will affect the state’s insurance companies and their customers. President Barack Obama announced Thursday that insurance companies would be given the option to keep offering consumers insurance policies that would...
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SD Farm Bureau to Hold Annual Meeting in Pierre Next Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre will be the location next week for the 96th annual meeting of the South Dakota Farm Bureau.  Members of the organization will meet Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23 at the Ramkota.  SDFB represents 13,000 farm, ranch and rural families across the state. There will be three...
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Daugaard Speaks About December Pheasant Habitat Summit

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Early December will bring a summit to Huron that will be focused on South Dakota’s State Bird-and a popular hunting target-the pheasant.  The Governor’s Pheasant Habitat Summit was set up to help identify some of the causes for a reported 64 percent decline in the pheasant numbers in the...
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