South Dakota was recently named the ?Most Promising Destination? in the United States at a National Tourism Award Ceremony held by Tourism Media Group, an official partner of the China Travel Service Association.
One of the longest manhunts in United States history will be the subject of a June program at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. Wayne Fanebust of Sioux Falls will discuss his book ?Chasing Frank and Jesse James: The Bungled Northfield Bank Robbery and the Long Manhunt? at 7 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, June 12.
Head outdoors and enjoy the spring weather this Memorial Day weekend but keep an eye out for ticks to prevent tularemia and other tick-borne diseases, says a state health official.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation has started substructure repairs on the Highway 212 Missouri River Bridge located 15 miles west of Gettysburg.
South Dakota?s infant mortality rate increased in 2017, according to new data released today by the Department of Health. There were 12,128 births in 2017 and 94 infant deaths for a rate of 7.8 deaths per 1,000 live births.
PIERRE, S.D. ? With the number of motor vehicle fatalities, especially those not wearing seatbelts, already higher than last year, officials of South Dakota?s Department of Public Safety are encouraging drivers to be careful as the summer traveling season officially begins Friday.
The Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society will host an outdoor concert called ?How Western Music Won the West? featuring traditional music artists Bob and Sheila Everhart on Friday, June 8, at 7 p.m. CDT at the Capitol Lake Visitor Center in Pierre.
Starting Tuesday, May 29, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin asphalt concrete shoulder resurfacing work on Highway 115 from just south of Dell Rapids to the north city limits of Sioux Falls.
PARKER, S.D. ? One person died Monday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Parker.
The South Dakota Department of Agriculture Wildland Fire division announced the winners of their Wildfire Awareness Month Coloring Contest.
PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota?s Highway Patrol will join its counterparts in Minnesota and Wyoming for the annual Joint I-90 Traffic Safety Operation later this week.
SISSETON, S.D. ? A New Effington man has been identified as the person who died Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Sisseton.
On Tuesday, May 29, at 10 a.m. CDT, Hannah Y. Kim will visit South Dakota?s Korean War Memorial at Capitol Lake in Pierre and present a commemorative wreath.
The South Dakota State Fair and entertainer Sherwin Linton are in search of guest entertainers for one of Linton?s fifteen shows on the AARP Centennial Stage during the 2018 South Dakota State Fair, which runs Aug. 30 through Sept. 3.
WATERTOWN, S.D. ? A Brooten, MN man has been identified as the person who died Friday in a motorcycle and pickup/trailer crash west of Watertown. .
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says centerline permanent paint will be applied on five highways in nine locations in the Rapid City region of the state starting today (May 21) through Saturday, May 26.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a roadway lighting project by Hot Springs and Edgemont will begin Monday, May 21.
The South Dakota Department of Health has released new income guidelines for the WIC Program effective June 1, 2018.
"Libraries Rock" is the theme of the 2018 South Dakota Braille and Talking Book Library Summer Reading Program. This year?s program will run from June 3 to July 14 and is open to all youth registered with the South Dakota Braille and Talking Book Library ages birth to 19.
SISSETON, S.D. ? One person died and three others were injured Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash southwest of Sisseton.