Governor Kristi Noem today appointed M. Bridget Mayer to serve as judge for the Sixth Judicial Circuit.
Earlier this month, our state was hit by a bomb cyclone ? an unusual name to match unusual circumstances. The middle of our state got buried in snow, while the southeast corner was devastated by four inches of rain fallen on frozen ground, sending it into the river and causing major flooding throughout the region.
Spring has sprung, and visitors to the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre can celebrate by decorating their own special egg on Family Fun Saturday, April 13.
LETCHER, S.D. ? Two people died Thursday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash northeast of Letcher.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Reede Construction, will hold an open house style public meeting for the Highway 212 project on Tuesday, April 2, at 6 p.m. in Watertown.
PIERRE, S.D. ? A joint state-county agency search continued Sunday on the James River for two missing men who were last known to be operating a garbage truck.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Reede Construction, will hold an open house style public meeting for the Highway 37 project on Thursday, March 28, at 6 p.m. in Huron.
PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakotans in flood-affected areas need to keep several health-related concerns in mind as they deal with cleanup issues, says the state Department of Health. The following fact sheet to provides basic information about some typical flood-related health and concerns. Find more flood-related health and safety information visit doh.sd.gov/flood.
Governor Kristi Noem today signed SB59, a transparency bill that prevents the state government from entering into secret lawsuit settlements and makes these state legal agreements public record.
Governor Kristi Noem today approved HB1111, a bill to ease the professional licensing process for the spouses of military members assigned to Ellsworth Air Force base or other locations in South Dakota.
BLUNT, S.D. ? A Pierre, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon east of Blunt.
?Early Churches in South Dakota: A Lasting Legacy? by Robert W. Sebesta and published by the State Historical Society is a finalist for the 31st annual Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) Benjamin Franklin Award in Religion.
The state Insurance Division has released a list of common questions and answers to help people understand general flood-related insurance coverage.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in cooperation with T&R Contracting, will hold an open house style public meeting for the Highway 115 project on Monday, April 1, at 6 p.m.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Gov. Kristi Noem has signed an executive order that waives permit fees for those carriers transporting flood relief loads to sites in South Dakota, Iowa and Nebraska.
Effective at Noon CDT, March 25, 2019, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will apply to the road segment and at the indicated weight limit shown in the table below.
At the request of the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, Governor Kristi Noem has proclaimed Friday, March 29, 2019, as ?Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day,? calling on all South Dakotans to recognize the courage, service and sacrifice of the men and women who served during the Vietnam War.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin placing traffic control devices on Interstate 90 near Exit 402 on Monday, March 25, in support of the new I-90 and Veteran?s Parkway interchange construction project.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation has closed the bridge on Highway 11 over Split Rock Creek located about two-and-a-half miles south of Brandon.
Governor Kristi Noem has closed portions of three waterways in southeast South Dakota to recreational use because of flooding.