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Minnesota’s long-term care industry facing worst-ever worker shortage

October 9, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — While much has been made about the stress that…

Teen found guilty of murder in deadly Rapid City shooting

October 9, 2021 RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A teenager accused in a fatal shooting in Rapid…

South Dakota woman convicted in her baby’s 1981 death

October 9, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota woman has been convicted of manslaughter…

Photo business closure leaves couples in lurch

October 9, 2021 BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The abrupt closure of a North Dakota-based photography business has…

US DOT rejects rebid of Watertown air service

10-8-21 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has ended any doubt about who Watertown’s…

Money set aside to improve water quality of Big Sioux River

10-8-21 BROOKINGS, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — The South Dakota legislature this year set aside three million dollars to…

Meth and fentanyl still a big problem in South Dakota

10-8-21 OMAHA, N.E. (WNAX-AM) — While the Drug Enforcement Administration is warning of the dangers of fake…

South Dakota Farm Bureau App Period Open For Health Care Plan

10-8-21 HURON, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — South Dakota Farm Bureau members can now apply for Health Care Coverage…

New SDCA Executive Director Hoping To Grow Membership

10-8-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX-AM) — The incoming Executive Director of the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association says one…

Mechanical failure touched off fire north of Rapid City

10-7-21 RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — State and local officials say a mechanical failure caused the fire…