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Mitchell-area residents invited to briefing on status of SD children

April 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

How are South Dakota youngsters faring in 2012?
Mitchell area residents are invited to learn firsthand. Continue Reading

Children’s Day set at Capitol on Feb. 7

January 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

As they have since 1995, South Dakotans from across the state will gather in Pierre to speak on behalf of children. Continue Reading

Voices for Children not what it appears

October 22, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Your Oct. 18 coverage of the Voices for Children (VFC) propaganda program on the state budget neglected to include my participation, so I decided to write my own assessment.
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National after-school event will be observed Saturday at Palace

October 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

A highlight of South Dakota’s second annual Lights On Afterschool observance scheduled for Saturday will be a 5:30 p.m. lighting ceremony at the Corn Palace.
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Group: Kids took hit from budget

March 30, 2011 in The Daily Republic

According to South Dakota Voices for Children, “kids took a hit” from the budget adopted this year by the Legislature.
The group, which advocates for the rights of South Dakota children through programs and policy, held an informational meeting Wednesday at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell. Continue Reading