SD News

State Prison Inmate Dies

James Sadler, age 58, passed away May 21 in a comfort care setting at the Mike Durfee State Prison in Springfield following an illness.

Asphalt Surfacing on Sturgis Main Street

On Tuesday, May 23, work will begin on Main Street from Harley Davidson Way to Fourth Street in Sturgis to place the top lift of asphalt surfacing.

Governor's Column: South Dakota Works

In South Dakota we have the third lowest unemployment rate in the nation. This is a source of pride, but it?s also a double-edged sword. Because so few South Dakotans are unemployed, we have a shortage of qualified workers to fill job openings.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the opening ceremony for the 2017 ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest, at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City.

I-190 Interchange Construction Update

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says the intersection of Silver Street and Nickel Street, formerly West Boulevard, connecting Philadelphia Street to Silver Street, will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, May 22.

Virtual Weigh-in-Motion Detection Project at Blunt Junction

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says work will begin on Monday, May 22, to install a new weigh-in-motion detection system at the junction of highways 83 and 14, also known as the ?Blunt Junction? northeast of Pierre.

May 20-26 is National Safe Boating Week

Join the United States Coast Guard and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) in celebrating National Safe Boating Week May 20-26, 2017.

Sturgis To Be Capital For A Day

Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that Sturgis has been chosen to be South Dakota?s Capital for a Day on Tuesday, June 6.