Millions of novice and accomplished bird watchers can make their love of nature count for science during the 21st Annual Great Backyard Bird Count.
This weekend, campers can begin making reservations for summer stays in the South Dakota State Parks.
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) reminds hunters that all tree stands and climbing devices must be removed from lands owned, leased or controlled by GFP by Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.
State Treasurer Rich Sattgast encourages attendees at this year?s Sioux Empire Home Show in Sioux Falls February 23-25, 2018 to visit his staff for possible lost money that may be owed to them.
As part of the National Career and Technical Education Month celebration, 30 student leaders came to Pierre Feb. 6-7, for the South Dakota Career and Technical Student Organizations? Legislative Shadow Day.
Clay County Auditor Carri Crum has been named the newest member of the U.S. Elections Assistance Commission EAC Standards Board.
As a state, we grapple with many issues. Some are very complex, with no easy fix or single solution. These may require sustained effort over long periods, through different administrations and legislatures and generations of South Dakotans. Drug abuse is one such issue.
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Catherine Forsch of Sioux Falls has been named president of the South Dakota Historical Society Foundation.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed Senate Bill 32, an act to place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. SB 32 is an annual bill to update South Dakota?s controlled substances statutes to match federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) scheduling actions.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed House Bill 1098 today, which is a water and environment funding bill to appropriate dedicated funds for water, wastewater and solid waste projects. The bill is also commonly referred to as the Governor?s Omnibus Water Funding bill.
Gov. Daugaard signed the following bills into law this morning:
Twelve South Dakota public libraries have been accredited by the State Library in 2018.
PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota?s Highway Patrol will hold recruiting seminars in the next few weeks in an effort to add more female troopers to its ranks.
New newspaper titles have been added to the growing online database of historical United States newspapers, according to the South Dakota State Historical Society.
Today Secretary of State Shantel Krebs announced new appointee Michael Buckingham of Rapid City for the seven-member, bipartisan Board of Elections.
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) announced today that the next couple of years will be dedicated to celebrating 100 Years of Tradition.
It?s that time of the year when we are rushing off to the card shop, candy story and flower shops to find the perfect Valentine?s Day gift for our loved ones. It?s also my favorite time of the year to visit Mount Rushmore and pay tribute to four great heroes who are carved into the mountainside in the Black Hills.
With the release of the fourth quarter business and economic data analysis report, Secretary of State Shantel Krebs announced that South Dakota ended the fourth quarter of 2017 with new business filings reaching the highest number since 2013.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed the following bills into law this afternoon: