HOT SPRINGS, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a 17.5-mile construction project on Highway 71 from Indian Canyon Road to the Nebraska state line will begin Wednesday, May 22.
PIERRE, S.D. ? In an effort to encourage more livestock development, the sale and use tax rebate programs (South Dakota Jobs Grant and Reinvestment Payment Program) are now available for that purpose.
The South Dakota Board of Regents this week approved new academic program requests from four public universities to meet emerging workforce and community development needs across the state.
A new degree integrating business and management principles with engineering and science will be offered at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. The Board of Regents approved the program starting this fall.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says 11 miles of work on Highway 18 from Edgemont to the Wyoming state line will begin Friday, May 17.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a project to work on Highway 10 in Sisseton will begin on Wednesday, May 15, depending on weather.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Major Rick Miller of Pierre has been named as the next Superintendent of the South Dakota Highway Patrol.
On May 13, 2019, the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, with support from the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks, launched a Don?t Move Firewood pledge to encourage support and advocacy for protecting South Dakota?s natural resources by not moving untreated firewood.
RAPID CITY, S.D. ? A Rapid City, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash south of Rapid City.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation will be repairing and replacing culverts on Highway 20 from Hoven to Highway 83 beginning on May 12.
The lone graduate stood in front of the audience and tried to hold back tears as she told her story of addiction and her plans to stay clean ? for her daughter.
PIERRE, S.D ? Gov. Kristi Noem has requested that FEMA join state and local teams for a preliminary assessment of damages to public property as a result of the severe winter storms, snowmelt, rains, and subsequent flooding that occurred throughout South Dakota.
Gov. Kristi Noem announced that Shawnie Rechtenbaugh has been appointed as the permanent Secretary of the Department of Human Services (DHS).
Gov. Kristi Noem has proclaimed May as Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month in South Dakota.
The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs (SDDVA) and the South Dakota Chapter of Alzheimer?s Association (AA) announced a partnership to better connect South Dakota?s veterans with the resources for Alzheimer?s and other dementias. Together they are collaborating on outreach opportunities for veterans and their families to learn more about the educational materials, care and support services offered by the Alzheimer?s Association.
The new exhibit ?Silent Silos: South Dakota?s Missile Field? is opening Saturday, June 1, at the South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre.
RAPID CITY, S.D. ? One person died and another person was injured Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash south of Rapid City.
Governor Kristi Noem today announced that Dr. Ben Jones has been appointed as the permanent Secretary of Education.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says work to replace a bridge located three miles east of Polo or 2.75 miles west of Highway 45 on Highway 26 will begin Friday, May 10.
Effective at 11:00 a.m. CDT, May 7, 2019, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will be removed from the road segments shown in the table below.