SD News

State officials closing I-90 Mitchell to Sioux Falls and I-29 from ND to Iowa

Officials with the South Dakota Department of Transportation and the Department of Public Safety are closing Interstate 90 from Mitchell to Sioux Falls (east and westbound) effective immediately ? Monday, March 5. Interstate 29 will close from the North Dakota border to the Iowa border (north and southbound) at 6:30 p.m. CST tonight.

State Officials Warn of Deteriorating Conditions

Officials with the South Dakota Department of Transportation, Department of Public Safety and the South Dakota Highway Patrol are warning motorists that conditions across central and eastern South Dakota are continuing to deteriorate and are asking motorists if they must travel, to do so during daylight hours.

Blizzard Closes State Offices In Several Counties

PIERRE, S.D. ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered all state offices in 13 South Dakota counties closed today (Monday) because of the blizzard and winter storm impacting a majority of the state.

McCook County Fatal Crash

HUMBOLDT, S.D. ? A 43-year-old female died late Friday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Humboldt..

Sod structures highlighted in ?South Dakota History?

Houses, barns and other buildings made of sod are the focus of the Winter 2017 historic preservation issue of ?South Dakota History,? the quarterly journal of the South Dakota State Historical Society.

Governor's Column: South Dakota's Economic Development Wins

There are many things happening in our state that lead me to be hopeful about South Dakota?s future, especially in the realm of economic development. Overall, 2017 was a great year in terms of economic development wins. The Governor?s Office of Economic Development helped facilitate deals that total over $735 million in investment and are expected to create more than 1,400 new jobs.