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SD Program Awards Grants to Boost Internet Service

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota program has awarded more than $150,000 in technology grants to improve Internet service in 18 libraries, schools and other facilities across the state. The South Dakota Broadband Initiative uses federal money to make the grants. Jim Edman, who manages the project as deputy commissioner of the state...
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Winning Numbers Drawn in June 26 ‘Powerball’ Game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 01-18-33-39-46, Powerball: 33 Estimated jackpot: $40 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/
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Health Care Workers Discuss Medicaid Expansion

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Access to health care professionals and reimbursement options were among the topics discussed at a meeting of a state task force studying the possibility of expanding Medicaid in South Dakota. The 29-member panel appointed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard is made up of lawmakers, medical facilities directors and other health...
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Annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up Coming July 10

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) July 10 will bring the annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up to the Pierre area.  Organizers are putting together a list of volunteers to pick up litter and debris along the river as part of the cleanup day.  Last year, nearly 5,000 pounds of debris was collected within a...
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