Local

Healthcare Plan Target During Recess

Photo: WNAX AM

Healthcare Plan Target During Recess

Congressional republicans will be using the August break from Washington to spread their message about the Affordable Care Act, that it will be too costly and complicated. South Dakota Senator John Thune says numbers are emerging in the state…

Thune says they have been looking over the numbers, and making comparisons…

Thune says most indications are that health insurance will be more expensive under the ACA…

Health insurance exchanges in each state are supposed to begin sign ups on October first, with the individual insurance mandate kicking in on January first.

Recent Headlines

in National

Federal appeals court delivers serious setback to Obamacare

Fresh
obamacare

A U.S. appeals court threw out a federal regulation that implements key subsidies that are vital to the health care overhaul.

in Local

University Partnership With Software Company Working

computer

University of South Dakota computer science students continue to benefit from a partnership with Eagle Creek Software in Vermillion.

in National

Judge dismisses Republican lawsuit over Obamacare

obamacare

A federal judge has thrown out a U.S. Senator's legal challenge to a part of the law that grants insurance subsidies for members of Congress.

in Local

Short Budgets Make Finding Teachers Hard

education 3

Finding teachers for South Dakota school districts will continue to be difficult due to budget shortages.

in Local

Teacher Shortage Studied

education 2

Members of the South Dakota Legislature’s Planning Committee heard about the problems school districts are having finding qualified teachers.