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Insurers File Health Plans With State for Review

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – At least two health insurers have given the state copies of the plans they intend to sell through the federal marketplace during the next open enrollment period. Insurers faced a Sunday deadline to submit their plans to the state’s Division of Insurance for review. That office will then send...
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Senator Seeking Nominees for Adoption Recognition

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson says he is accepting nominations for the Angels in Adoption program. Angels in Adoption was established in 1999 by the Congressional Coalition of Adoption Institute to raise awareness about the importance of adoption. Johnson is the grandfather of two adopted children. The South Dakota Democrat...
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SD State Fair Concert Tickets on Sale Monday

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – People interested in the South Dakota State Fair Grandstand performances can begin purchasing tickets at 9 a.m. Monday. Tickets are sold at the ticket office, online and by phone. Tickets with reserved seating cost $115 and the standing package is $105. They cover two nights of Championship Bull Riding and...
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Teen Texting While Driving Highest in the Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A new report released this week shows South Dakota has the highest rate of high school-aged teens who admit to texting and driving. The report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 61 percent of teen drivers in South Dakota text and drive or send...
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