Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Says Exports Key to Agricultural Growth

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says increased exports will play a key role in the continued growth of South Dakota’s agricultural industry. Daugaard says farmers, ranchers and agricultural business owners need to remember that most potential buyers are outside of the United States. He says South Dakota has increased its...
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Tornado touch down near Selby

Mobridge, S.D. (KOLY) – I’m sure most of you have heard by now that last night there was a tornado touch down between Selby and Java. Well I talked to Kim Biel who is a resident in Java and who actually witnessed the touch down. She was on her way home from her son’s baseball...
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ACLU of SD Praises Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Rulings

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The acting executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of South Dakota is calling the U.S. Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage a historic victory for gay and lesbian Americans and a tremendous step forward for equality. But Jana Kooren says the decisions don’t affect South Dakota’s ban...
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Medicaid Task Force Continues Meeting Today in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A state task force studying the possibility of expanding Medicaid to cover an additional 48,000 low-income South Dakotans meets Wednesday as it nears the end of its study. The panel, appointed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard, will not recommend whether the program should be expanded, but instead will identify the...
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