Christmas is a special time in South Dakota, and it was no less special in the 1880s.
The State Emergency Response Commission (SERC), which works closely with local emergency planners, will meet over the Digital Dakota Network at sites in Brookings, Mitchell, Pierre and Rapid City.
WATERTOWN, S.D. -- The South Dakota Department of Transportation is converting the intersection at US Highway 81 and 20th Avenue SE in Watertown from a two-way stop control to an all-way (four-way) stop.
Today the Smart on Crime Workgroup delivered its report to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The workgroup was formed this summer by the Governor to study how the regional increase in meth trafficking has impacted South Dakota?s criminal justice system and to review the progress of the Public Safety Improvement Act, which was passed in the 2013 Legislative Session.
Assistive Daily Living Services (ADLS) waiver participants, providers and partners are invited to participate in a webinar/conference call regarding the ADLS Medicaid waiver renewal.
PIERRE, S.D. ? The mountain lion hunting season for the Black Hills Fire Protection District will begin on Dec. 26, 2016, and run through March 31, 2017, or if the harvest limit of 60 lions or 40 female lions is met.
PIERRE, S.D. ? The Central South Dakota Youth Goose Hunt will be held Jan. 6-8, 2017, in the Pierre area.
PIERRE, S.D. ? With the recent temperatures, South Dakota lakes, ponds and sloughs are freezing quickly. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) officials urge anglers, snowmobilers and recreationists to take extreme caution when venturing out.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Snowmobile trails across South Dakota open Thursday, Dec. 15.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Officials of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety and several local governmental entities statewide have implemented a three-day information release policy designed to meet the requirements of a new amendment to the South Dakota Constitution.
FFA members from across South Dakota recently came together to compete in a variety of speaking competitions at a state contest in Pierre.
The South Dakota Department of Education has awarded three Native American achievement school grants.
Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that several law enforcement agencies throughout the state have been given awards from the Attorney General?s Drug Control Fund.
Five South Dakota Department of Health staff were recently recognized in the agency?s annual Secretary?s Awards Program.
Your Christmas tree doesn?t need vodka or aspirin to last longer.
Before that live Christmas tree can go home with you, it gets examined by inspectors with the South Dakota Department of Agriculture.
The State of South Dakota is awarding funds to 25 counties for successfully diverting juvenile offenders from the criminal justice system.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Registration opens Dec. 14 for the 20th Annual Mickelson Trail Trek. Bicyclists can sign up online at mickelsontrail.com.
Twenty-five Classroom Innovation Grants have been awarded to South Dakota school districts for a combined total of over $1.3 million funded by the 2016 Legislature.
It?s that time of the year when we are busy decking the halls, shopping, wrapping presents, writing cards and letters, baking, visiting our loved ones, and attending holiday programs and concerts.