Navigator: SD Residents Ask Insurance Questions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A coordinator helping to sign up South Dakotans for insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul says the federal marketplace website remains in high demand but people are getting through. Kim Jones of the South Dakota Navigator Coalition says she has taken several calls Wednesday and has set...
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SD Has Third West Nile Virus Death of the Year

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State health officials say a third person has died this year in South Dakota from the West Nile, a person in their 80′s from Brule County. The state Health Department says the state has recorded 122 cases of the mosquito-borne illness statewide in 2013. The two other deaths were a...
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Stanley County Names Homecoming King and Queen Tuesday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Stanley County’s Homecoming Royalty for 2013 was announced during a coronation ceremony held in Fort Pierre Tuesday.  Named as King and Queen for this week’s Homecoming were Riley Thelen and Hailey Norman.  Tuesday’s ceremony included an introduction of the crown bearers, Tatum Scott and Chance Carda and the...
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Spirit of Dakota Award to be Given Out This Weekend

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) Eleven women will be honored Saturday after being nominated by their communities for the Spirit of Dakota Award.  South Dakota’s premier woman’s award will be given out this weekend in Huron.  Those nominated hail from Custer, Huron, Spearfish, Groton, Sioux Falls, DeSmet, Marion, and Howard.  Two central and western...
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