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House panel endorses bill that bans transgender girl athletes from playing on girl's sports teams | Jan 26

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A house panel is endorsing a bill that prevents transgender girls from playing girls sports. It’s one of the bill’s last steps before reaching the governor’s desk.

The South Dakota Legislature is considering several workplace bills. Governor Kristi Noem wants 6% raises for state workers, teachers and healthcare providers. But some say that's not enough.

Game, Fish and Parks officials are circulating a plan to reduce and relocate a campsite expansion proposal at Custer State Park.

Dakota State University is launching a $90 million initiative to develop cyber research in South Dakota. More than half the money – $50 million – comes from Billionaire philanthropist T. Denny Sanford.  

And more.

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Joshua is the business and economics reporter with SDPB News.