SD News

News Tips For December 15 ? 21, 2018

Sunday, December 15, 11 a.m. CST, Yankton ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the deployment ceremony for the South Dakota Army National Guard?s 174th Cyber Protection Team, Yankton High School, Yankton.

Custer County Fatal Crash

Hermosa, S.D. ? A 78-year-old woman died Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Hermosa.

Noem Applauds TAG Following Retirement Announcement

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today applauded the dedicated service of Major General Timothy A. Reisch following his retirement announcement. Reisch has served as The Adjutant General (TAG) for South Dakota since April 2011. He will continue serving until his retirement in June 2019.

Hanson County Fatal Crash

MITCHELL, S.D. ? Two people died and another was seriously injured Tuesday night in a one-vehicle crash east of Mitchell.

SDDA Seeks Dicamba Cutoff Date

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) has applied for Special Local Needs registration labels, also known as 24(c) labels, from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the following products: Engenia, Fexapan and Xtendimax with VaporGrip Technology.


Corrections Secretary Denny Kaemingk is providing notification to law enforcement and the public about the pending release of a state prison inmate. Inmate Cory Yellow Boy, age 28, is currently serving a 3-year sentence for second-degree escape from Pennington County.

Governor-elect Noem Announces Staff Hires

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today announced a key round of governor?s office staff hires. The following people will begin serving on January 5, 2019.

Name Released in Lyman County Fatal Crash

IONA, S.D. ? A Houston, Texas man has been identified as the person who died early Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Iona in Lyman County.

Governor's Column: We Don't Spend Money We Don't Have

Every December, the state legislature meets to receive a budget proposal from the governor. This proposal is the starting point for the legislative budget process, which ends with the passage of a budget bill at the end of session in March.

News Tips For December 8 ? 14, 2018

Saturday, December 8, 10 a.m. CST ? Fort Sisseton Historic State Park is hosting a Frontier Christmas. Celebrate the season with Christmas crafts, roasted chestnuts, homemade bread, sleigh rides and caroling. Find more information online, or call 605-448-5474.

Noem Announces GOED Appointment

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today announced that Steve Westra will serve in her administration as Commissioner of the Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED).

Adjacent State Students Offered South Dakota Tuition Advantage

New students from adjacent states will soon experience the South Dakota Advantage, a tuition program that state public universities will offer, starting next summer, to new freshmen and new transfer students from six surrounding states.