Local

Insurance Exchanges On the Way

Photo: clipart.com

Insurance Exchanges On the Way

Sign up for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act begins in less than a month, on October first. Many people who do not have insurance will be able to find subsidized coverage in the insurance exchanges being set up in each state. Health care providers are also adjusting to the coming changes. Dave Hewitt is President of the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations…

Hewitt says another big factor in coverage is expansion of Medicaid, which is still under discussion in the state. He says that will be critical in extending coverage to thousands of people…

Recent Headlines

in National

Making headlines this week

AP703639293459_11

A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

in Local

Bill Approved to Address Elderly Abuse

state capitol pierre

The South Dakota House State Affairs Committee approved a bill (Friday) that would set up an elder abuse task force in the state.

in Agriculture

Farm Bill Deadline Today

farming1

Today is the deadline for farmers to make some key decisions governing their operations under the new farm bill.

in Agriculture

Fast Food Companies Support RFS Repeal

CornDry

Representatives of White Castle, Wendy’s And Arby’s Fast Food companies are urging support for legislation to repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard.

in Agriculture

Trans Canada Temporarily Loses Eminent Domain

Keystone XL

The York County Nebraska District Court has issued a temporary injunction against Trans Canada which disallows their use of eminent domain.