SD News

Minnehaha County Fatal Crash

BRANDON, S.D. ? One person died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Tuesday night west of Brandon.

?Click and go? access to high-quality e-resources now available

South Dakota students, educators, researchers and others now have easy ?click and go? access anywhere within state boundaries to high-quality electronic resources provided by the State Library to school and public libraries and all citizens statewide.

Highway 18 Reconstruction to Resume

South Dakota Department of Transportation officials advise the reconstruction of Highway 18 between highways 81 and 19 will resume on March 11, 2019.

Adult Nutrition Month

PIERRE, S.D. - Gov. Kristi Noem has proclaimed March Adult Nutrition Month (ANM) in South Dakota.

Noem Introduces Pipeline Legislative Package

Governor Kristi Noem today proposed two bills for pipeline construction. ?The legislative package introduced today will help ensure the Keystone XL pipeline and other future pipeline projects are built in a safe and efficient manner while protecting our state and counties from extraordinary law enforcement costs in the event of riots,? said Noem.

Board of SBVI Holding Quarterly Meeting

The South Dakota Board of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired will hold their quarterly meeting in Fort Pierre on Friday, March 22.

Regents Applaud USD President on Free Speech Action

Board of Regents? President Kevin V. Schieffer today commended Sheila Gestring, president of the University of South Dakota, for her prompt and decisive action over the weekend to investigate whether the Board of Regents? new Freedom of Expression policy was violated in connection with a ?Hawaiian Day? event at the USD School of Law.

Governor's Column: Making South Dakota an Example to the Nation

South Dakota is a small state in terms of population and GDP, but we?re nimble. We have a responsive state government that does more with less. This set of characteristics allows us to take innovative approaches when it comes to issues like economic growth, meth, or dealing with the Indian Health Service (IHS).

Name Released In Hanson County Fatal Crash

ALEXANDRIA, S.D. ? A 20-year-old woman from Alexandria, S.D. has been identified as the person who died early Tuesday in a one-vehicle rollover crash north of that town.

Noem Selects Seventh Circuit Judge

Governor Kristi Noem today announced that Joshua Hendrickson will serve as judge for South Dakota?s Seventh Judicial Circuit.

DPS Announces March Sobriety Checkpoints

PIERRE, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has scheduled 25 sobriety checkpoints in 19 counties statewide during the month of March.