PARS/Feeding South Dakota to Hold Second Produce & Fruit Giveaway Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today brings the second produce and fruit giveaway to Pierre within the past week. Pierre Area Referral Service is partnering up with Feeding South Dakota to pass out produce and fruit at no cost. PARS Executive Director Laura White says there will be at least 300 bags of produce...
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Another Impressive Christmas at the Capitol Display is History

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The annual Capitol Christmas Tree display in Pierre wrapped up over the weekend-after a month of welcoming guests from across the state and around the country. This year was the 34th anniversary for “Christmas at the Capitol” and it included nearly 100 decorated trees throughout the building. Organizers began...
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More Than 8,800 in SD Enroll in Health Insurance

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Federal officials say more than 8,800 South Dakota residents signed up for health insurance in the first month of the Affordable Care Act’s second enrollment period. The second enrollment season for President Barack Obama’s signature health care law began Nov. 15 and runs through Feb. 15. The U.S. Department of...
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South Dakota Has First Measles Case Since 1997

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota has its first case of measles since 1997. The state Health Department says the case is in an unvaccinated Davison County child who is younger than 5 years old. The department is working to identify people who might have been exposed to the case. Measles is a highly...
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