SD News

Codington County Fatal Crash

WATERTOWN, S.D. ? One woman died Tuesday morning in a pickup-motorcycle crash north of Watertown.


PIERRE, SD ? Housing inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are now out in South Dakota communities to help those impacted by severe storms and flooding from March 13 to April 26. Inspections provide critical information that allows FEMA to determine what assistance individuals and households are eligible for, and allows referrals to other federal, state and voluntary agency resources.

SDDA?s Role in Pesticide Regulation

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) is the primary enforcement agency for state and federal pesticide laws in cooperation with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Arts Council Grants $1.36 Million

PIERRE, SD ? The South Dakota Arts Council will provide grant and special initiative support to more than 200 South Dakota artists, arts organizations, schools, projects and programs totaling $1.36 million in fiscal year 2020, South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem announced today.

Structure Work Begins on Highway 212 in Watertown

WATERTOWN, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a portion of Highway 212 will be closed for structure replacement over the Big Sioux River starting June 17, 2019.

Construction on Interstate 229 South

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation says Interstate 229 southbound in Sioux Falls will be reduced to one lane by the 26th Street exit beginning Thursday, June 13

Vista Care to Offer Services in South Dakota

Vista Care has obtained a provisional certification through the South Dakota Department of Human Services (DHS) to become a Community Support Provider (CSP).

Name Released In Bennett County Fatal Crash

TUTHILL, S.D. ? A Martin, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died last Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle rollover north of Tuthill.

Milling and Surfacing on Highway 16

HILL CITY, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a milling and resurfacing project will begin on Tuesday June 11, on Highway 16.

Road Closure on Highway 34 in Madison

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says Highway 34 will close to through traffic on Monday, June 10 in Madison.

Board of SBVI Holding Meeting

The South Dakota Board of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired will hold their quarterly meeting in Pierre on Friday, June 21.

Hamlin County Fatal Crash

WATERTOWN, S.D. ? One person died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash south of Watertown.

Name Released In Moody County Fatal Crash

COLMAN, S.D. ? A Humboldt, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died last Wednesday in a one-vehicle crash northeast of Colman.

Governor's Column: Addressing the Stigma Around Mental Health

Too often, there is a stigma surrounding mental health. While this is true across the board, it?s especially true when we talk about mental health among agriculture producers. That?s unfair. Life is tough, and when you feel like you?re playing a losing hand, depression or anxiety is more common than you may think.