Legislators look at another change for valuing agricultural properties

By Bob Mercer State Capitol Bureau PIERRE – This winter the Legislature will consider changing South Dakota’s system for setting the taxable values of agriculture property. Farm and ranch properties would be valued according to their actual use as cropland or non-cropland, rather than on the productivity potential of their … Read Article

Sanford Health announces $125M gift to fund genomic initiative

SIOUX FALLS – Sanford Health announced recently Denny Sanford, the preeminent health care philanthropist in the United States, will gift the organization $125 million to establish Sanford Imagenetics, a first-of-its-kind program in the country that integrates genomic medicine into primary care for adults. “Mr. Sanford’s generosity to this organization is … Read Article

USD awarded Top Military-Friendly University

The University of South Dakota has been named a Top Military-Friendly University by Military Advanced Education. From community colleges to state universities, online universities and nationally-known centers of higher learning, Military Advanced Education’s 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities provides potential students with information about institutions that go out … Read Article