SD News

Prevent Tick-Borne Illness

Head outdoors and enjoy the spring weather but keep an eye out for ticks to prevent tularemia and other tick-borne diseases, says a state health official.

Pavement Repair to Begin on Highway 115

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says concrete pavement repair work on Highway 115 between Dell Rapids and Sioux Falls is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

Spring Load Limit Release #11

Effective at 8:00 a.m. CST, April 6, 2017, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will be removed from the road segments shown in the table below.

Intersection Closures on 6th Street Project

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says Phase 1 of the construction project on 6th Street in Brookings has begun and includes removal and reconstruction of the westbound lanes from 20th Avenue to 34th Avenue.

Black Hills Mountain Lion Hunting Season Ends

The Black Hills mountain lion hunting season officially closed on March 31, 2017. Hunters harvested a total of 30 mountain lions, 16 of those were female.

2017 Governor?s Awards Nominations

The South Dakota Board of Vocational Rehabilitation, Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired and the Statewide Independent Living Council are now accepting nominations for the 2017 Governor?s Awards.

Pavement Repair to Begin on I-29

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews will begin concrete pavement repair work on Interstate 29 from south of Exit 86 (Renner/Crooks) to north of Exit 109 (Colman/Madison) on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Gov. Daugaard Announces Appointees To New Board Of Technical Education

Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today the initial appointees to the Board of Technical Education. The nine-member board will provide state-level oversight to the state?s four technical institutes, taking on the functions currently served by the state Board of Education.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the deployment ceremony for the 125 airmen in the 114th Fighter Wing.