CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? With the discovery of zebra mussels in Lake Sharpe and the high probability of the mussels being present in Lake Francis Case, the Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission added those reservoirs to the list of designated containment waters for aquatic invasive species (AIS) management.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission moved forward with a proposal to increase state park entrance fees for the first time since 2014. The Commission also took action to raise select camping fees, many of which had also been unchanged for several years.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission discussed a proposed new rule to establish the department as the designated agent of the commission for the permitting of aeration systems in meandered waters or other waters to which the state has acquired a right, title or interest.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission discussed several changes to the state?s hoop net, trap and setline regulations.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission denied proposals to modify the period in which a trapper must check their set traps and snares. In response to a public petition and discussion of an alternative approach between the GFP Commission and Department, two alternate proposals were considered.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission voted to leave current regulations in place regarding telescopics on muzzleloaders, which do not allow scopes that use magnification, 1X scopes remain legal.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission rejected a proposal to adjust the days when dog training on horseback can occur on public lands.
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission made several changes to the mountain lion hunting season.
On Thursday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. CDT, author Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve will share a story of family, generosity, and joy from her childhood as told in ?The Christmas Coat: Memories of My Sioux Childhood? as part of the History and Heritage Book Club at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre.
Now through the end of the year, the South Dakota State Historical Society-State Archives will host a new popup exhibition from the National Archives at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre.
Governor Kristi Noem today announced that President Trump has approved the State?s request for a third Presidential Disaster Declaration, covering the damage done by severe storms, tornadoes, and flooding that occurred June 30-July 21.
A special issue of ?South Dakota History,? the quarterly journal of the South Dakota State Historical Society, highlights the legacy of James Butler ?Wild Bill? Hickok.
SPEARFISH, S.D.- A Lead, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died Wednesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Spearfish.
Upon the directive of President Donald Trump, Governor Kristi Noem ordered flags across the state to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, October 6, 2019, to memorialize fallen firefighters.
Twenty-seven South Dakota artists will showcase their talent at the Prairie Art Showcase, held in conjunction with the annual Governor?s Invitational Pheasant Hunt.
Since becoming governor, I have been continually reminded that strengthening South Dakota for the next generation is a task I cannot accomplish on my own. I?m proud of the progress we?ve made in the last nine months, but what most people don?t have the privilege of seeing are the state employees ? the incredible public servants ? who work day in and day out to make South Dakota great.
Governor Kristi Noem, a long-time ethanol advocate, today applauded the Trump administration's new plan to promote biofuels and expand ethanol production.
Bowen left the Rapid City Community Work Center without authorization this morning.
State prison inmate Ira Wright was placed on escape status Oct. 3.
SPEARFISH, S.D. ? One woman died Wednesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Spearfish