Smithsonian Affiliate Flag at Cultural Heritage Center (KGFX Photo)

South Dakota Society to Show Smithsonian Webcast

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State Historical Society will show a webcast of a Smithsonian Channel program on the history of California’s Silicon Valley. The historical society says its museum in Pierre will show the free webcast on Sept. 14. It was produced in 2010 for Smithsonian and explores the growth of...
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SD Department of Transportation

14K Downloads for App Showing SD Road Conditions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A smartphone application that shows construction zones, road conditions and highway closures across South Dakota has been downloaded more than 14,000 times. The state Department of Transportation 511 app provides the same information as the SafeTravelUSA website that also displays images from dozens of cameras along major roads. DOT Secretary...
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Insurance File

Insurer Reaching Out to Some Marketplace Consumers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – One of the insurers that sold health plans through the Affordable Care Act marketplace is reaching out to a group of consumers who may lose coverage because of inconsistencies with the documents that prove their citizenship and immigration status. Deb Muller with Avera Health Plans says the insurer has...
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SD National Guard Museum

South Dakota National Guard Museum to Hold Open House Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday brings an open house and ribbon cutting event to the South Dakota National Guard Museum. The facility was recently the focus of renovation work.  Museum Director Sonja Johnson says the museum closed in February and once work was complete-it began to re-open for public visits in May.  Johnson...
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