SD News

National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 9-13

National Work Zone Awareness Week for 2018 is April 9-13, and the South Dakota Department of Transportation is teaming up with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and state transportation departments across the country to remind motorists to drive safely through work zones.

Hand County Fatal Crash

MILLER, S.D. ? One person died Thursday afternoon in a vehicle- pedestrian collision in Miller.

Bridge Painting work to Begin on I-90

Bridge painting work on the Interstate 90 bridges over I-29 at the I-29/I-90 interchange is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, April 10.

Highway Patrol Trooper Graduation Friday, April 13

PIERRE, S.D. ? Twelve new recruits officially join South Dakota?s Highway Patrol at a graduation ceremony set for 10 a.m., Friday, April 13, in the State Capitol Rotunda in Pierre.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard will introduce European Union Ambassador David O?Sullivan at the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Breakfast at the Holiday Inn City Centre.

Lyman County Fatal Crash

PRESHO, S.D. ? One person died and two others were seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Thursday morning west of Presho.

Higher Education Leaders Pursue 65 Percent Goal

Leaders of public, private, and tribal colleges and universities, technical institutes, and state education and labor agencies will meet Tuesday in Oacoma to discuss strategies to advance South Dakota?s educational attainment.

Working Together, South Dakota May Gain a State Veterans Cemetery

The 2018 Legislative Session is one that will go down in history. Veterans Service Organizations, legislators, Sioux Falls community leaders, the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs (SDDVA), and the Governor came together to secure passage of legislation to authorize SDDVA to establish and maintain a state veteran?s cemetery in Sioux Falls. A dignified final-resting place to honor veterans and eligible dependents which will express the State?s gratitude for their service to this country.

Wildland Fire Academy - A Successful Event

South Dakota Wildland Fire Division, in conjunction with the Black Hills National Forest, Nebraska National Forest and Grasslands, and the Bureau of Land Management hosted a Wildland Fire Academy March 22-25, 2013 in Ft. Pierre, SD.

Employer Webinar on Registered Apprenticeships

The Department of Labor and Regulation (DLR) and South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) are providing a free webinar Wednesday, April 11, at 10 a.m. (CDT).

Culvert Repair Work On Highways 212 and 85

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews are scheduled to begin culvert repair work on highways in the western part of the state on Monday, April 16.