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  1. Gov. Daugaard appoints new Poet LaureateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KSFY

    Roripaugh will succeed poet David Allan Evans, who has served as South Dakota's poet laureate since 2002. Evans announced his retirement from the post earlier this year.

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  2. Governor Appoints Vermillion Woman As South Dakota Poet LaureateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed Lee Ann Roripaugh of Vermillion to succeed David Allan Evans, who is retiring as South Dakota's poet laureate after serving more than a dozen years. Roripaugh will serve a four-year term.

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  3. Health Care Company To Locate At Ellsworth Air BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... center in health care management and consultation with senior and others with special health needs. Gov. Dennis Daugaard said during the news conference that the planned lease arrangement between Advance Health and Ellsworth for currently unused ...

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  4. South Dakota board reverses, votes to keep Harney Peak nameRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Navajo Times

    The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names issued a preliminary recommendation in May that Harney Peak be renamed ``Hinhan Kaga .' ' But the board decided not to back a change after a slew of public comments against the plan, including from at least two members of Gov. Dennis Daugaard's cabinet.

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  5. Daugaard: SD Following U.S. Supreme Court Ruling On Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    As South Dakotans debate the U.S. Supreme Court decision affirming same-sex marriage, Gov. Dennis Daugaard says state officials are going ahead with serving requests by same-sex couples. Daugaard was in Rapid City on Tuesday to announce the expansion of a business which will lease space at Ellsworth Air Force Base.

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  6. Ellsworth AFB leasing space to in-home health care companyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NBC29

    ... ble health. Health professionals associated with the company deliver care directly into people's homes. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says comprehensive health care and services will be in higher demand as the state's population continues to age.

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  7. Nebraska and South Dakota governors speak about same-sex marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... released statements Friday, expressing slight displeasure in the decision. South Dakota Republican Governor Dennis Daugaard said in a statement "I would have preferred for this change to come through the democratic process, rather than the courts." ...

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  8. South Dakotans React to Same-Sex Marriage RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    "I would have preferred for this change to come through the democratic process, rather than the courts," said Governor Dennis Daugaard. "It has always been my position that the citizens of our state should define marriage, and not the federal government," said Attorney General Marty Jackley.

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  9. Supreme Court ruling: Elation, surprise and pockets of resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Los Angeles Times

    ... marriage licenses to same-sex couples. "We're just waiting until we get instructions." South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard said in a statement that he would have preferred the change to "come through the democratic process, rather than the courts." ...

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  10. Gov. Daugaard's Statement On Same-Sex Marriage DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has released a statement regarding the United States Supreme Court's decision that states must issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, and recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states. "I would have preferred for this change to come through the democratic process, rather than the courts," said Gov. Daugaard.

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  11. The Latest: Counties waiting on same-sex licensesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... of deeds in Brown County. She says once they hear from the state register of deeds, "we're good to go." Gov. Dennis Daugaard says South Dakota will comply with the U.S. Supreme Court's decision that same-sex couples have the right to get married ...

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  12. Sioux Benefit From South Dakota ReformsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Courthouse News Service

    A pilot program that lets Native American parolees return to their reservation under tribal supervision has reduced the number of Indians in South Dakota prisons, the governor says. Gov. Dennis Daugaard said the program also provides mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and other services.

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  13. Bear Butte Water gets half a million dollars for projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    An additional $500,000 in South Dakota state grant assistance has been approved for Bear Butte Valley Water for a regional water system. "These funds will enable Bear Butte Valley Water to construct its water distribution system to provide high-quality drinking water to rural customers in northwestern Meade County and northeastern Lawrence County," Governor Dennis Daugaard said in a release.

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  14. SD consumers relieved health insurance subsidies upheldRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Washington Times

    ... marketplaces, not in places that used the marketplaces run by the federal government. A spokeswoman for Gov. Dennis Daugaard, a Republican, said the state doesn't have to change its approach to the federal health law since the court upheld the ...

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  15. Open teaching positions remain a problem in South DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Education Week

    ... Lesli Jutting said. "Now for some positions we are asking retired teachers to come back and help us." Gov. Dennis Daugaard and lawmakers earlier this year set up a task force of teachers, administrators, school board members, public officials and ...

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  16. Vehle Chosen For South Dakota Transportation Hall Of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    ... year's legislative session to drastically increase funding for South Dakota's ailing roads and bridges. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he can't think of another legislator who has committed such an effort to a single issue.

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  17. Veteran Senator, Transportation Advocate To Be HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... year's legislative session to drastically increase funding for South Dakota's ailing roads and bridges. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he can't think of another legislator who has committed such an effort to a single issue.

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  18. Bringing Awareness To Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Governor Dennis Daugaard has designated this week as "Human Trafficking Awareness Week." Unfortunately, human trafficking is a crime that takes place all year round.

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  19. Morning Plum: Court decision gutting subsidies will squeeze GOP governorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Washington Post

    ... states have Republican governors, and many, including Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Rick Scott of Florida and Dennis Daugaard of South Dakota, insist it is Congress's job to come up with a remedy if the subsidies disappear. Rather than setting up state ...

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  20. Bioscience Economic Development Guide has been released by BIO.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | ThomasNet

    ... development. At the 2015 BIO International Convention, Governor Jack Markell of Delaware and Governor Dennis Daugaard of South Dakota participated in the report's release and discussed bioscience industry economic development and state policies that ...

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