SD News

Governor Requests Flags At Half-Staff On Saturday To Honor Fallen Firefighter

Gov. Dennis Daugaard asks that all flags in the state be flown at half-staff on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 8 a.m. until sunset, in honor of David Fischer, assistant chief of the Sturgis Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance Service. Fischer died Friday, while responding to a house fire in Tilford.

Governor Asks For Flags At Half-Staff On 9/11 Anniversary

President Trump is calling for the flag of the United States to be displayed at half-staff on Tuesday in observance of Patriot Day, and he has invited governors of the United States to join in the observance.

Grow in South Dakota

Not so long ago, and just before I entered high school, I was the jubilant recipient of a ?Junior Agriculture loan? from the South Dakota Department of Agriculture.

Media Advisory: Special Session Address

Gov. Dennis Daugaard will give a special session address to legislators in a joint session on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at 10:30 a.m. CDT in the state House. The remarks will be livestreamed via Gov. Daugaard?s Facebook page and audio will be available at

Governor's Column: Dakota At Home

Aging can be a difficult thing. Whether it?s harder on the one growing older, or their loved ones, I?m not sure.

News Tips

On Monday at 3 p.m., Gov. Dennis Daugaard will be a guest on 1060 AM KGFX?s South Dakota Perspective with Jody Heemstra.

I-29/Sisseton Exit Interchange Ramp Construction

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says the southbound on and off ramps for the Interstate 29/Sisseton exit (Exit 232) will be closed to traffic on Friday, Sept. 7, for about 14 days.

Just Get ?Er Done!

Autumn is here, and harvest is just around the corner. These Fall days are a great time to complete those cleaning tasks you have been putting off. As a veteran, it?s also a great time to review your chore list.

Custer County Fatal Crash

HERMOSA, S.D. ? A 54-year-old man died Monday night in a vehicle-pedestrian crash south of Hermosa.

Stanley County Fatal Crash

HAYES, S.D. ? One person died Tuesday night in a one-vehicle rollover north of Hayes.