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Report Requested by Governor Recommends Changes at Division of Insurance

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A report on the state Division of Insurance is recommending increasing oversight from supervisors, better staff communication and a new informal settlement process. Gov. Dennis Daugaard earlier this month requested the report from Department of Labor and Regulation Secretary Pam Roberts reviewing the division’s investigative procedures for consumer complaints on...
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SBA Disaster Assistance Available at Standing Rock-Organizations Should Register with FEMA

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Small Business Administration says low-interest federal disaster loans are available to certain private, nonprofit organizations on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation as a result of severe storms and flooding on May 25 through June 1. The SBA says that organizations that provide essential governmental services on the reservation...
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USDA Says Winter Wheat Prices Drop in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Agriculture Department says the preliminary winter wheat price for the month of June has dropped 36 cents from the previous month. The South Dakota office of the National Agriculture Statistics Service says the preliminary winter wheat price has fallen to $6.95. The spring wheat price, at $7.57,...
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Organizers Talk About This Year’s Oahe Farm and Ranch Show and Plans for the Coming Year

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The 2013 Oahe Farm and Ranch Show is in the books.  The show was held at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre Tuesday and Wednesday.  Organizers say the attendance this year was up compared to last year’s show-which was managed by a different company.  Joan Deal, Show Director for the...
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