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Four more state historic newspapers available online

Four more South Dakota newspaper titles have been added to the growing online database of historical United States newspapers, according to the South Dakota State Historical Society.

Fort Sisseton Celebrates a Frontier Christmas

Get in the holiday spirit at Fort Sisseton Historic State Park's Annual Frontier Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 9. Relive Christmas traditions from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST.

Christmas Past, Present, and Future

As the holiday season approaches, let us not forget we have thousands of U.S. service members that are still in harm?s way and deployed away from friends and family.

Names Released in Pennington County Fatal Crash

RAPID CITY, S.D. ? A Box Elder, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Tuesday night on Sheridan Lake Road in Rapid City.

State Prison Inmate Lalo Montoya Placed on Escape Status

Inmate Lalo Montoya, age 34, was supposed to return to the Yankton Community Work Center following an appointment with his work release employer. Escape procedures were enacted when Montoya failed to return at the designated time.

State Prison Inmate Frank Pecoraro Dies

Frank Pecoraro, age 72, passed away Dec. 1 in a comfort care setting at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls following an illness.

Governor's Column: A Man Who Made The Most Of His Time

Thanksgiving is an opportunity to reflect on our blessings, and to spend time with family and friends. This year, though, the holiday took on a somber note, because on Wednesday night I received word of the passing of Rep. Craig Tieszen.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the South Dakota FFA Leadership Development Event at the Ramkota Hotel in Pierre.