Local

Health Centers Receive Grants

Photo: clipart.com

Health Centers Receive Grants

The US Department of Health and Human Services is handing out hundreds of millions of dollars to community health centers across the country as part of the roll out of the Affordable Care Act. The Promise Community Health Center in Sioux Center Iowa will receive just over seventy two thousand dollars. Nancy Dykstra is the center’s executive director, and says the grant will help them educate people about their health insurance options…

Dykstra says they will be able to go to those that may not understand the changes…

Dykstra says they grant will allow them to add staff for the outreach…

Dykstra says they have about twenty five people on staff now, and serve about three thousand clients in North West Iowa.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Clean Up Underway After Strong Storms

Dakota City storm 90114

Clean up is underway in Dakota City Nebraska and Sergeant Bluff Iowa after strong storms moved through late Sunday afternoon.

in Local

US Facing Critical Issues in the Mid-East

john thune

South Dakota Senator John Thune says the US needs strong leadership to confront terror in the mid-east.

in Local

Labor Day Time to Push for Higher Wages in South Dakota

Money Coins

South Dakota voters can decide on a higher minimum wage in the November election.

in Local

SD Legislative Committee Asks EB-5 Participant to Appear

JeanHunhoff131

The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature has asked Joop Bolen to appear at it's September 24th meeting.

in Local

South Dakota Now Top Hydro-power State

mo river 51412

The Wall Street Journal says South Dakota now is one of the top hydro power producing states in the country.