South Dakota has a gap between the number of open jobs and people looking for work | Dec 23
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The state Department of Health reports 9 more deaths from COVID-19.
South Dakota has the second-highest labor force participation rate in the country. But it still has a major gap between the number of open jobs and people looking for work.
Four applicants are vying to win Minnehaha County's single medical marijuana dispensary license. The county has 60 days to review the applications.
The second case of Chronic Wasting Disease has been reported in Buffalo County.