When washing your hands, the dishes, or even having a glass of water with dinner do you ever wonder where that water comes from? For 20 communities in the tri-state area it comes from the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System.
We’re learning more about President Joe Biden’s agenda and what it means for families. Among the items, getting a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package passed. That package includes raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour. South Dakota’s current minimum wage is $9.45.
And then we are very excited to be offering it to our 1D group, which is our patients that are the highest risk, which would be those that are 80 years and older...those with high-risk conditions such as cancer, kidney dialysis, also transplant patients.
Gov. Kristi Noem again expressed frustration Thursday over the handling the investigation into a fatal crash involving South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg, saying those leading the case have not been responsive to her office’s requests for updates.
Just hours after Biden’s inauguration Wednesday, he wrote a letter to U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres saying the U.S. had reversed the planned pullout from the WHO that was expected to take effect in July.
Vice President Kamala Harris broke the barrier Wednesday that has kept men at the top ranks of American power for more than two centuries when she took the oath to hold the nation’s second-highest office.
Biden on Wednesday planned to halt construction on Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border wall, end the ban on travel from some Muslim-majority countries, rejoin the Paris Climate Accord and the World Health Organization and revoke the approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, aides said.
All three members of South Dakota’s congressional delegation say that while they expect to have disagreements with Joe Biden, they say they hope to find common ground with the Democratic president during his upcoming term.