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South Dakota finishes 20th on best state ranking

South Dakota was ranked the 20th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

VERMILLION AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: VCDC Business Luncheon with Mike Henke to be held June 13

2nd quarter VCDC Business Luncheon will feature Mike Henke, who will share valuable advice on employee recruitment and retention.

South Dakota ranks 4th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

South Dakota finished fourth among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Sanford Health Network rated top employer in South Dakota, study finds

Sanford Health Network employs 13,196 workers in South Dakota, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

ABERDEEN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Community Affairs Planning Lunch to be held June 20

Community Affairs Lunch to recap the past 6 months and plan speakers/topics until the end of the year.

University of South Dakota ranks 138th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of South Dakota finished in a tie for 138th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Lincoln County has fastest growing local economy in South Dakota

Lincoln County was ranked the top-performing local economy in South Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

CHAMBERLAIN-OACOMA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamberlain Farmers Market to be held June 22

The Chamberlain Farmers Market will be held on June 22 at Trinity Lutheran Church.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in South Dakota

South Dakota State University and University of South Dakota top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in South Dakota in 2016

Mellette County ranks the poorest of South Dakota counties, study finds

Mellette County was ranked the poorest county in South Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

University of South Dakota ranks 143rd best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of South Dakota finished in a tie for 143rd in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

CUSTER AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Gold Discovery Days Carnival 2019

The Custer Chamber and Gold Discovery Days Committee have some exciting news for the 96th Annual Gold Discovery Days.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in the U.S.

South Dakota State University and University of South Dakota top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in the state in 2016

South Dakota ranks 41st in hospital safety analysis

South Dakota finished 41st in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

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