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April 9th | SDPB News Podcast

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Some South Dakota Republican leaders are publicly criticizing President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion proposal that dedicates at least $1 trillion on a number of broad ranging infrastructure projects. Governor Kristi Noem has hired a new chief-of-staff. 

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April 8th | SDPB News Podcast

Apr 8, 2021
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The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has released an extensive opinion on the Indian Child Welfare Act. Lawyers say much of the law still stands, but some important protections have been found unconstitutional. 

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April 7th | SDPB News Podcast

Apr 7, 2021
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The latest USDA survey projects South Dakota growers to plant more of the traditional crops this year. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks’ Nest Predator Bounty program is starting a new season. 

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April 6th | SDPB News Podcast

Apr 6, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem wants lawmakers back for a special session in late May or early June to address issues like medical marijuana and new coronavirus relief money. State tourism individuals expect a strong tourism season following a year of limited travel. 

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April 1st | SDPB News Podcast

Apr 1, 2021
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State health officials will start COVID-19 vaccinations for all South Dakotans on Monday, April 5. Plus, firefighters are still trying to contain several wildfires in western South Dakota.

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March 31st | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 31, 2021
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The Schroeder Fire near Rapid City has grown slightly, but officials say some residents could return to their homes starting today. Plus, the state is targeting nearly 70 million dollars to update and improve water, wastewater and solid waste systems. 

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March 30th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 30, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem has issued two executive orders designed to ensure that only girls born female play girls’ sports. Plus, a wildfire near Rapid City Monday afternoon forced about 500 people to evacuate.

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March 29th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 29, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem is pitching to lawmakers a proposal that would limit parts of a voter-passed law legalizing medical marijuana in South Dakota. An agricultural economist says farmers should have a better year in 2021. 

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March 26th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 26, 2021
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One of South Dakota's U.S. senators says the latest act passed out of committee would repeal laws that discriminate against Native Americans. Plus, the leader of the South Dakota Senate says a bill restricting transgender athletes from playing on girls’ sports should be rejected. 

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March 25th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 25, 2021
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New research is out on how much logging to allow in the Black Hills National Forest. Animal health officials report a new case of a chronic cattle disease in Corson County. 

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March 24th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 24, 2021
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A South Dakota healthcare advocacy group pushing for expanded Medicaid coverage is asking the state Supreme Court to delay a legislative resolution that increases the number of votes needed for a ballot question to pass. Plus, National Weather Service reports show drought conditions could expand in the state without more rain or snow. 

March 23rd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 23, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem wants to defend Title IX protections by preventing transgender girls from participating in sports. Plus, 120 people are out of work in Hill City where a sawmill is closing down. 

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March 22nd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 22, 2021
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March 19th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 19, 2021
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The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments from lawyers for the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and the U.S. Department of Justice. South Dakota's unemployment numbers are down. 

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March 18th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 18, 2021
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The South Dakota health department will begin COVID-19 vaccinations for the last priority group beginning Monday, March 22. Game, Fish and Parks officials report evidence of an invasive species in several pet stores statewide. 

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March 17th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 17, 2021
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The South Dakota Board of Regents says all state universities plan to ease COVID-19 restrictions this fall. Plus, a Black Hills National Forest committee is accepting proposals to improve forest ecosystems in western South Dakota. 

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March 16th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 16, 2021
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The state of South Dakota expects to receive about $1.37 billion dollars in new federal coronavirus relief money. After a delay due to COVID-19, the community of Gregory is getting a new hospital, clinic and long term care center.  

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March 15th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 15, 2021
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An economic development organization on the Cheyenne River Reservation is now a lender for federal agriculture loans. Plus, construction workers are working on a new arena in Rapid City. 

March 12th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 12, 2021
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Lawmakers have finalized the state budget for the next fiscal year. State health officials report two cases of a coronavirus variant in South Dakota.

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March 11th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 11, 2021
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A medical marijuana program approved by voters in November will become law on July 1. A new priority group is now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination.

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March 10th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 10, 2021
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State lawmakers are prepping to redraw legislative district boundaries. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded more than $11.5 million dollars to South Dakota. 

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March 9th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 9, 2021
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The South Dakota state senate is passing a bill along to Governor Kristi Noem that proponents say protects fairness in women’s sports. State senators have passed a house bill that puts restrictions on Game Fish & Parks officers entering private land. 

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March 8th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 8, 2021
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A company with direct ties to Governor Kristi Noem’s cabinet received nearly $600,000 in pandemic relief money from the state. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it generated more power during last month’s cold snap. 

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March 5th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 5, 2021
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Some Senate Republicans are using a legislative maneuver to revive a bill that targets transgender girl athletes. Ballot questions in South Dakota need a simple majority to pass, but some legislators are asking voters to set a 60% threshold for some measures. 

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March 4th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 4, 2021
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A Senate panel has rejected a bill that would restrict transgender athletes from women’s sports teams. A senate committee has moved a vehicle bill that establishes criteria regarding marijuana to the full Senate. 

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March 3rd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 3, 2021
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House legislative leaders say a recent court ruling will delay their consideration of articles of impeachment against Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg. Plus, a bill that changes state laws around homeschooling is headed to the governor’s desk. 

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March 2nd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 2, 2021
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Former Attorney General Marty Jackley plans to run as South Dakota's Attorney General, again. Plus, a Senate bill that would clear misdemeanor marijuana charges from background checks has moved to the House floor. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today. 

March 1st | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 1, 2021
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After experiencing both warm and cold temperatures for the beginning of 2021, forecasters predict a warming trend that could have a dramatic effect on South Dakota. Plus, the South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of an inmate serving life for kidnapping and rape. 

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February 26th | SDPB News Podcast

Feb 26, 2021
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House lawmakers are passing a bill that pushes out implementation of a voter approved medical marijuana program by six months. A religious polygamous sect sells its compound in South Dakota. 

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February 25th | SDPB News Podcast

Feb 25, 2021
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The South Dakota Speaker of the House is announcing plans for impeachment proceedings of Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg should be removed from office. House lawmakers are passing a bill that restricts women’s sports teams to athletes identified as female at birth. And, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman is relaxing COVID-19 checkpoint restrictions into the reservation. 

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