SD News

Brent Fluke Appointed Women?s Prison Warden

Bob Dooley, director of prison operations for the Department of Corrections, has appointed Brent Fluke as warden of the South Dakota Women?s Prison.

I-90 Exit 14 Lane Closure and Opening the New Bridge

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says that eastbound I-90 will be reduced to one-lane between the off and on ramps at Exit 14 on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. This is being done so the contractor can transport concrete barriers onto the new bridge.

State Prison Inmate Dies

Joseph Olson, age 56, passed away Jan. 6 in a comfort care setting in the Jameson Annex to the State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls.

Blue Lights for Law Enforcement Appreciation

The front doors of the Capitol will be illuminated in blue tonight in recognition of the sacrifices made by South Dakota law enforcement officers and their families.

South Dakota Working for a Win in Vegas at Annual SHOT Show

PIERRE, S.D. ? The South Dakota Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED) will return to Las Vegas, Nev., later this month to promote the state at the annual Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show, Jan. 17-20.

GFP Currently Conducting Online Angler Survey

The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP), in cooperation with South Dakota State University (SDSU), is currently conducting an online angler survey to help gauge angler use, harvest and attitudes of resident and nonresident anglers.

Governor's Column: Good News from the State Financial Report

This past week the state budget office issued South Dakota?s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, or what those of us within state government sometimes refer to as ?the CAFR.? The Bureau of Finance and Management made the report public on the Friday before New Year?s Day.

News Tips

Gov. Dennis Daugaard will give the State of the State Address Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 1 p.m. CST in the state House. South Dakota Public Broadcasting will broadcast the speech live on SDPB1 TV, SDPB Radio and The State of the State Address will be archived on SDPB?s website.