South Dakota saw a significant increase in the percentage of graduating seniors who took the ACT in 2017, while the state?s average composite score remained above the national average and down slightly from 2016.
More than $3.3 million has been recovered in the first year of South Dakota?s Obligation Recovery Center program, according to a report released today by the Bureau of Administration.
This week the South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) picked two South Dakota producers to receive hay donated through the tri-state hay lottery.
South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) will be stocking rainbow trout in Oahe Marina near Fort Pierre in September.
South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has documented the first deer mortalities in 2017 due to hemorrhagic disease, also known as epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) or blue tongue.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin modification of the intersection at Highway 14 and Kingsway Road in Pierre on Thursday, Sept. 7.
State Treasurer Rich Sattgast encourages attendees at this year's Sioux Falls Sidewalk Arts Festival, on Saturday, September 8, 2017 to visit his staff for possible lost money that may be owed to them.
The South Dakota Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) has named Conservation Officer John Murphy as its 2017 Wildlife Officer of the Year.
Beaver Creek Nature Area near Brandon will host the 39th Annual Homesteader Day Harvest Festival on Sunday, Sept. 10, from 1 ? 4 p.m. CDT to showcase what life on the prairie was like for the early Dakota Territory settlers.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation reminds land owners hay remaining in highway ditches after Oct. 1 is deemed illegal.
With the 2017-18 school year underway, Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed September Attendance Awareness Month.
MADISON, S.D. ? Names have been released of those involved in Saturday?s two-vehicle crash east of Madison which killed one person.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed Sept. 10 - 16 as Suicide Prevention Week in South Dakota. Suicide does not discriminate, according to the South Dakota Department of Social Services, with people of all genders, ages and ethnicities at risk.
The Build Dakota Scholarship Board has selected 285 students as recipients of the Build Dakota Scholarship for the 2017-18 school year.
MADISON, S.D. ? A 70-year-old woman died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash east of Madison.
CANTON, S.D. ? A 45-year-old man died Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash north of Canton.
For centuries, the arrival of autumn has been celebrated at the end of the growing season, commemorating all the hard work. It is an opportunity to look back and see what has been accomplished and what lies ahead for us.
PIERRE, S.D. ? A Decatur, NE man has been identified as the person who died Thursday morning when his motorcycle collided with a deer northeast of Pierre.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that he will appoint Doug Barthel to fill the District 10 vacancy in the State House of Representatives.
On Tuesday, Sept. 5, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin repairing the northbound lanes on Interstate 29 from 12th Street (Exit 79) to Madison Street (Exit 81) in Sioux Falls.