Expanding Women’s Health Services: Avera Health Makes Big Announcement in Latest Show

Digital investigation unit harnessing technology to solve cases

Avera Health made a big announcement on today’s show. Chief Nursing Officer Tamera Larsen-Engelkes shared their plans to expand their women’s, children’s, and digestive health services. In other news, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley discussed his successful legislative session and why his office is receiving funds to create a digital investigation unit and to expand how law enforcement uses technology.

Garrick Moritz, editor of the Garretson Gazette, stepped in as our Dakota Political Junkie and dived into the controversy and compromise in Senate Bill 201. Meanwhile, SDPB’s C.J. Keene took a close look at petitions calling for hand counting ballots in the state.

We also learned about a new program that aims to help women and trans musicians take the leap from open mic to professional performances. In addition, SDPB’s Jackie Hendry previewed her upcoming “South Dakota Focus” episode on juvenile justice and shared why she sees it as a hopeful story.

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