At the request of the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, Gov. Kristi Noem has proclaimed Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, as ?POW/MIA Recognition Day,? calling on all South Dakotans to honor those men and women who fought bravely for our freedoms.
South Dakota communities, non-profit organizations, and Native American tribes are encouraged to apply for a 2019 Urban and Community Forestry Comprehensive Challenge Grant.
The Office of Indian Education will showcase the inaugural Dissertation Panel at the 2019 South Dakota Indian Education Summit, which will be held Sept. 22-24 at the Ramkota in Pierre.
Governor Kristi Noem has awarded Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding to several cities, trail groups and state parks totaling $1,358,113. The federal assistance program provides up to 80 percent reimbursement for trail-related development and maintenance projects.
Visitors to the Cultural Heritage Center Museum in Pierre have just a few more days to visit the exhibition ?From Jackrabbits to Schmeckfest: The Many Faces of Community Identity in South Dakota.? The exhibit, featuring images, events, and places that help define community identity in South Dakota, closes on Sunday, Sept. 15.
President Donald Trump has ordered flags nationwide to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, to recognize Patriot Day, a day to honor the individuals who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.
The Department of Social Services (DSS) has named Jeremy Johnson as the Human Services Center (HSC) hospital administrator.
In case you missed it, the Wall Street Journal today published an opinion piece written by Governor Kristi Noem entitled ?Why I Won?t Support Legalizing Hemp.?
The ninth annual South Dakota Timed Event Championship (SDTEC) sponsored in part by Panhandle Slim and Double D Western was held August 31 and September 1 in Huron at the South Dakota State Fair.
White Face was taken into custody today in Pennington County.
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. ? A Sioux Falls man has been identified as the person who died Friday morning in a tractor-van crash east of Alexandria.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation will be closing Highway 15 in Milbank on Tuesday, Sept. 10, to replace signals on a railroad crossing.
The South Dakota Department of Health is reporting two confirmed cases of vaping related illness among residents aged 20-24 years. South Dakota joins 33 states who have reported cases of severe respiratory illness from e-cigarettes.
Governor Kristi Noem today appointed Margo Northrup to serve as judge for the Sixth Judicial Circuit.
As of September 2, 2019, palmer amaranth seed has been added to South Dakota?s list of prohibited noxious weed seeds.
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. ? One person died Friday morning in a tractor-van crash east of Alexandria.
MT. VERNON, S.D. ? A Mt. Vernon, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died early Tuesday morning in a one-vehicle crash northeast of Mt. Vernon.
Lewis was arrested by Watertown Law Enforcement.
Suicide isn?t something we like to talk about, but in too many South Dakota families, schools, and communities, suicide has become an all too familiar topic.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says Interstate 229 between the Cliff Avenue and 10th Street exits will be closed beginning Monday, Sept. 9, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for up to eight nights