SD News

Noem Taps Vanneman for Secretary of Agriculture

Following a nation-wide search to find the best and brightest to serve South Dakota?s largest industry, Governor-elect Kristi Noem today announced that Kim Vanneman will join her cabinet as Secretary of Agriculture.

Noem Announces District 31 Legislative Appointment

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today announced that she will appoint Dayle Hammock of Spearfish to represent District 31 in the South Dakota House of Representatives. The vacancy was created after the passing of Rep. Chuck Turbiville, who was reelected posthumously on November 6. Hammock will serve during the 2019 and 2020 legislative sessions.

Brown County Fatal Crash

ABERDEEN, S.D. ? One man died early Tuesday morning in a one-vehicle crash southeast of Aberdeen.

Little Big Town to Perform at the SD State Fair

The South Dakota State Fair and Legend Seeds are proud to announce that Little Big Town will be coming to the SD State Fair grandstand on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019.

Name Released in Custer County Fatal Crash

HERMOSA, S.D. ? A 78-year-old Hermosa woman has been identified as the person who died Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Hermosa.

News Tips For December 15 ? 21, 2018

Sunday, December 15, 11 a.m. CST, Yankton ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the deployment ceremony for the South Dakota Army National Guard?s 174th Cyber Protection Team, Yankton High School, Yankton.

Custer County Fatal Crash

Hermosa, S.D. ? A 78-year-old woman died Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Hermosa.

Noem Applauds TAG Following Retirement Announcement

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today applauded the dedicated service of Major General Timothy A. Reisch following his retirement announcement. Reisch has served as The Adjutant General (TAG) for South Dakota since April 2011. He will continue serving until his retirement in June 2019.

Hanson County Fatal Crash

MITCHELL, S.D. ? Two people died and another was seriously injured Tuesday night in a one-vehicle crash east of Mitchell.

SDDA Seeks Dicamba Cutoff Date

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) has applied for Special Local Needs registration labels, also known as 24(c) labels, from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the following products: Engenia, Fexapan and Xtendimax with VaporGrip Technology.


Corrections Secretary Denny Kaemingk is providing notification to law enforcement and the public about the pending release of a state prison inmate. Inmate Cory Yellow Boy, age 28, is currently serving a 3-year sentence for second-degree escape from Pennington County.

Governor-elect Noem Announces Staff Hires

Governor-elect Kristi Noem today announced a key round of governor?s office staff hires. The following people will begin serving on January 5, 2019.

Name Released in Lyman County Fatal Crash

IONA, S.D. ? A Houston, Texas man has been identified as the person who died early Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Iona in Lyman County.