Visitors of the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area near Fort Pierre have the opportunity to learn about the park's winter residents and enjoy a snack on the 15th Annual "Eagles and Bagels" Walk in the Park on Saturday, Feb. 4.
A special program Feb. 7 at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre will mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of author Laura Ingalls Wilder.
The six public universities in South Dakota generate $2.66 billion a year in annual economic impact within the state, from a state investment of $197 million. That is a key finding from a research report released today that measures public higher education?s impact on the state economy.
In an effort to fend off hunger, the South Dakota Department of Education?s office of Child and Adult Nutrition Services is seeking sponsors for a federally-funded program that provides nutritious meals and snacks to children in low-income areas during the summer months.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Twenty sobriety checkpoints are scheduled to be held during the month of February by the South Dakota Highway Patrol.
On August 19, 2016, Attorney General Marty Jackley provided correspondence to the FDA and DEA urging both to assist in the determination of whether marijuana presents medical opportunities and further setting forth considerations for public health and safety.
State officials are advising drivers that strong winds and blowing snow are creating difficult travel conditions across the state this evening.
ASHTON, S.D. ? An Aberdeen man has died of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash Jan. 2, 2017 north of Ashton.
Everyone has to eat.
South Dakota Department of Transportation officials remind motorists to use extra caution when encountering snowplows that are clearing highways, shoulders and ditches.
On Friday, Jan. 20, I was in Washington, D.C., among the many who attended the inaugural ceremonies for our 45th President.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the 2017 South Dakota Lions Convention which is being held at the AmericInn, Ft. Pierre.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in collaboration with the South Dakota Highway Patrol, will hold a public open house at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30, at the Ipswich High School Theater, (211 5th Street) to inform area residents of the findings of the U.S. Highway 12 Ipswich to Aberdeen Corridor Study.
Entrance fees are no longer being considered for the proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park, Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced at his weekly legislative press conference this morning.
CANISTOTA, S.D. ? Gabriel Ramirez, 26, of Freeman, S.D., has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Monday morning near Canistota.
PLATTE, S.D. ? An 87-year-old Platte woman has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash that happened Monday morning east of Platte.
Create your own snowflakes at Museum Activity Day at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre from 1-4 p.m. CST on Sunday, Feb. 5.
When you bring firewood home or to your campsite, you may also unknowingly be transporting harmful pests.
A research study that measures the impact of South Dakota?s six public universities on the state economy will be released Tuesday, Jan. 31, at a briefing for state lawmakers in Pierre.
The South Dakota State Fair, a division of the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, announces Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform at the grandstand on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.