The number of South Dakota residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 14.1 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.
The top 1 percent of earners in South Dakota are taxed at an effective rate of 2.5 percent, compared to the state’s 8.9 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Fourth-graders in Rhode Island on average scored 220 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Michael Fosha, assistant state archaeologist from the State Archaeological Research Center in Rapid City, will be the featured speaker on "Licking Bison and Other Bison Kill Sites: Prehistoric and Protohistoric Strategies for Bison Procurement in South Dakota."
Fourth-graders in Rhode Island on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Providence College grossed $41.2 million in 2018, making it the 88th-highest-grossing college athletics program in the United States that year, according to a Rhode Island Business Daily analysis of the latest federal data.
Lee Timm, 74, of Hettinger, ND passed away at the West River Regional Medical Center in Hettinger, ND on Thursday, January 23, 2020 with his family at his side following a courageous battle with cancer.