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South Dakota ranked No. 3 in 2019 business climate index

South Dakota finished at No. 3 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Analysis: South Dakota ranked 22nd most affected by government shutdown

South Dakota ranked No. 22 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year South Dakota schools attract the most in-state students

Sisseton Wahpeton College, Western Dakota Technical Institute and Mitchell Technical Institute enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year South Dakota schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

South Dakota ranks No. 22 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

South Dakota was rated 22nd best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in South Dakota

Augustana University, University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in South Dakota in 2016

ABERDEEN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 March EDGE Event to be held Feb. 28

EDGE events are social networking opportunities geared toward early career professionals (ages 21-40) in our community.

DELL RAPIDS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dell Rapids Lions Meat Raffle to be held Mar. 1

Our meat raffle provides the club with funds that we use to support people and projects in the Dells area.

GREATER MADISON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Sip & Paint: Garden & Porch Post FUN to be held Feb. 27

Sip & Paint! We are excited to be heading back to The Hillside Resort in Madison, Wednesday, February 27th at 6:30 pm to create Garden & Porch Posts!

Analysis: South Dakota ranks 12th worst on unemployment insurances taxes

South Dakota finished 39th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

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