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Blizzard Expected Thursday in Parts of Dakotas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A strong cold front bearing down on the Dakotas is expected to bring blizzard conditions to eastern North Dakota and northeastern South Dakota. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for those regions for late Wednesday and Thursday. A blizzard watch is posted for north central North Dakota...
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SD Governor Calls for Revamping Bank Tax Laws

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard says South Dakota needs to revamp its bank franchise tax to reflect the complexity of modern banking operations. In his State of the State speech to kick off the 2014 session of the South Dakota Legislature, Daugaard says the laws need to be changed to calculate taxes...
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SD Governor Urges Training for Needed Jobs

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proposed some new efforts to train people for jobs critical to South Dakota’s economic development. In his State of the State address to start the 2014 session of the Legislature, the governor says he will use development money to help school districts strengthen technical courses. He...
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G F & P to Hold Four Upcoming Meetings on Lake Oahe Fishery Status

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will be holding a series of informational meetings and open houses across the state starting later this month. The meetings will give the public a chance to talk about the status of Lake Oahe’s fisheries, learn about regulation changes for 2014,...
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