SD News

Lincoln County Fatal Crash (Harrisburg)

HARRISBURG, S.D. ? A Sioux Center, Iowa man has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Harrisburg.

Gov. Daugaard?s Statement On E15

Gov. Dennis Daugaard today issued the following statement in response to President Trump?s announcement on year-round E15.

South Dakota SNAP Program Earns Top Ranking

South Dakota is among four states leading the nation in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program administration, according to a recently released USDA report.

South Dakota educator receives JAG National Educational Leadership Award

Wagner Community Schools Superintendent Linda Foos has been awarded the National Educational Leadership Award from Jobs for America?s Graduates. Foos was nominated for her extraordinary leadership and support of JAG-South Dakota, which aims to help students succeed in school and in pursuit of a career and/or postsecondary education.

Highway 50 Railroad Crossing Reconstruction to Begin

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says work to reconstruct the railroad crossing on Highway 50 just west of 439th Avenue (West City Limits Road) west of Yankton will begin Monday, Oct. 15.

State Fair Numbers Continue to Climb

South Dakota State Fair numbers continue to climb as attendance at the 2018 South Dakota State Fair was 217,231, up 2.5 percent over last year, while gate revenue increased by 3.6 percent.

Minnehaha County Fatal Crash

BALTIC, S.D. ? One person was killed and another person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon east of Baltic.

Grant County Fatal

MILBANK, S.D. ? A 16-year-old male died Sunday morning after falling off the hood of a moving vehicle near Milbank.

Lincoln County Fatal Crash

CANTON, S.D. ? One man died Saturday night in a vehicle-pedestrian crash that occurred in Canton.

Lincoln County Fatal Crash

HARRISBURG, S.D. ? One person died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Harrisburg.

Governor's Column: In SD, It's Native Americans' Day

If you look at your calendar, I?ll bet on Monday, Oct. 8, it says Columbus Day. Though the designation may serve as a good reminder for those who don?t have school that day or whose offices are closed, it?s not quite accurate . . .

News Tips

On Wednesday at 2 p.m. CDT, Gov. Dennis Daugaard will be a guest on 1240 AM KCCR with Zach Nelson.

Name Released in Lawrence County Fatal Crash

Spearfish, S.D. ? A 34-year-old Belle Fourche, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died Monday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 in Spearfish.

Technical institute enrollment up

At its meeting earlier today, the state Board of Technical Education heard a report on enrollment at the state?s four technical institutes. Enrollment is up since last year, from 6,652 to 6,825, a 2.6 percent increase. The largest number of students are enrolled in the health science career cluster, which has grown from 1,301 students to 1,380 students.