SD News

New York Street Closing Temporarily

Officials say New York Street will be closed to through traffic between 5th Street and East Boulevard in Rapid City starting on Nov. 5.

Agritourism in South Dakota

Fall is a fun time of year, filled with hometown football games, changing leaves, and of course, harvest festivals.

Governor and First Lady To Welcome Halloween Visitors

Gov. Dennis Daugaard and First Lady Linda Daugaard will give Halloween treats to children who come to trick-or-treat at the Governor?s Mansion on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. CDT.

McPherson County Fatal Crash

LEOLA, S.D. ? Two children died and four other people were injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon west of Leola.

Names Released in Brookings County Fatal Crash

BROOKINGS, S.D. ? A Brookings, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Tuesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash that occurred west of Brookings.

Execution date, time set for Inmate Rodney Berget

In accordance with South Dakota Codified Law 23A-27A-17, Darin Young, Director of Prison Operations and Warden of the South Dakota State Penitentiary, has set the date and time for the execution of Inmate Rodney Berget as Monday, October 29, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. CDT.

News Tips For October 27 ? November 2, 2018

Monday, October 29, 1 ? 4 p.m. CDT, Pierre ? The Advisory Council on Aging will hold their quarterly meeting at the Hillsview Plaza located at 3800 E. Highway. 34 in Pierre. For more information, please contact Beth Dokken at 605-773-3656.

Governor's Column: Celebrating A Milestone For Democracy

The 2018 election is an important milestone for South Dakota elections. It was 100 years ago ? on November 5, 1918 ? that South Dakota voters, all men, gave women the right to vote in our state for the first time. It was a long-awaited victory for voting rights for women. Women?s suffragists ? both men and women ? had campaigned for women?s suffrage since the 1870s, during the era of Dakota Territory.