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Nominations Being Taken for SD’s Premier Woman’s Award

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) The Spirit of Dakota Award Society is now accepting nominations for their 28th Anniversary award presentation and celebration.  The 2014 Spirit of Dakota Award winner will be chosen by a statewide selection commission and the recipient will be announced at a banquet to be held in Huron October 4. ...
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AG Holder: Pledges to Tribes Being Kept

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The nation’s top law enforcement official says the Obama administration is fulfilling federal promises to American Indian tribes. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was the keynote speaker Thursday at a tribal conference on the campus of United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck. Holder says the Justice Department and the Obama...
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SD Attorney General to Lead National Association

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley has been elected to serve as the president-elect of the National Association of Attorneys General. Jackley will lead the group comprised of the attorneys general of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the territories of American...
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Rural Clinics Increasingly Turn to Telemedicine

WAGNER, S.D. (AP) – Doctors across rural America are increasingly seeking help in emergencies from video services that let them connect with hospitals in bigger cities. Telemedicine systems allow small-town physicians to reach out to more experienced specialists when an urgent case lands in their clinics. The video link allows the two doctors to...
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