SD News

Highway 85 and 20 Bridge Work

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews are scheduled to begin bridge work at the following locations on Monday, June 5:

?South Dakota History? features Rapid City flood of 1972

Rapid City?s mayor during the flood of 1972 recalls the disaster that killed 238 people in a memoir published in the Summer 2017 issue of ?South Dakota History,? the quarterly journal of the South Dakota State Historical Society. This summer marks the 45th anniversary of the flood.

South Dakota, Minnesota Plan Joint I-90 Operation

PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers and Minnesota State Patrol Troopers will join together to conduct a 23-hour traffic safety operation starting Friday morning.

I-190 Interchange Construction

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says drivers can expect changes to current traffic patterns on the I-190 project in Rapid City next week.

Increase Diversity, Plant Trees to Prepare for Emerald Ash Borer

Spring is the best time of year to plant new trees to get them established. With that in mind, the South Dakota Department of Agriculture?s (SDDA) Resource Conservation and Forestry Division (RCF) encourages South Dakotans to plant different varieties of trees.

Culvert Repair Begins on Highway 10

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a culvert replacement and repair project has begun on Highway 10 in Campbell and McPherson counties.

Highway 34 Shoulder Widening

On Tuesday, May 30, 2017 crews will begin work on the Highway 34 shoulder widening project from the junction of Highway 79 north east for 7.9 miles to 137th Place near Sturgis.

State Prison Inmate Dies

James Sadler, age 58, passed away May 21 in a comfort care setting at the Mike Durfee State Prison in Springfield following an illness.