The Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for a nine-state region stretching from North Dakota to Arkansas, climbed a little for June.
The next round of meetings for the Blue Ribbon Task Force on Education in South Dakota begin next week, and could stretch into late October.
There were lots of questions for the Department of Revenue from members of the Government, Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature this week.
Recent concern that drought conditions might creep back into Iowa have been washed away by continued and sometimes heavy rainfalls.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says as he makes a final decision on state funding for K-through-12 public schools,