SD News

Sheffer Street To Close at West Chicago Street

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says southbound access to Sheffer Street from West Chicago Street in Rapid City will close on Wednesday, Sept. 5, to allow for the concrete paving to be placed on West Chicago Street.

Mickelson Bust To Be Unveiled Next Week

Gov. Dennis Daugaard is inviting the public to attend the unveiling of the George S. Mickelson bust next week. The bust by James Michael Maher will be unveiled at 1:30 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, Sept. 11, during a ceremony in the House Lobby of the Capitol Building.

32nd Street To Close at West Chicago Street

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says southbound access to 32nd Street from West Chicago Street in Rapid City will close on Thursday, Sept. 6, to allow for water main and storm sewer installation and grading work.

Names Released in Gregory County Fatal Crash

BONESTEEL, S.D. ? A 36-year-old man from Edmonton Alberta, Canada, has been identified as the person who died Friday in a one-vehicle crash east of Bonesteel.

Turner County Fatal Crash

VIBORG, S.D. ? Two people were killed and another seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash late Friday night west of Viborg.

Gregory County Fatal Crash

BONESTEEL, S.D. ? One person died and another was injured Friday afternoon in a crash involving a semi-truck and trailer near Bonesteel.

Governor's Column: Be The One

Suicide is a growing problem in South Dakota. Last year we had the highest number of suicides on record. It was the ninth leading cause of death and the second leading cause of death for individuals age 10 to 34.

News Tips

On Wednesday, Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the Daktronics 50th anniversary open house at 201 Daktronics Drive, Brookings, Bldg. 6.

Calamity Jane to be focus of Cultural Heritage Center program

One of the most written-about women of the Old West will be the topic of a Sept. 11 program at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. Author Richard W. Etulain will tell about ?The Life and Legends of Calamity Jane? when the History and Heritage Book Club meets.

SDDOT Project Competing for Final National Award

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says the High Friction Surface Treatment (HFST) project in and around the Black Hills area was selected as a Top 12 finalist in the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials? (AASHTO) 2018 America?s Transportation Awards competition.

2018 Governor?s Awards Ceremony Scheduled

Gov. Dennis Daugaard will recognize individuals and employers for their contributions to the rehabilitation and employment of South Dakotans with disabilities at the 2018 Governor?s Awards ceremony on Sept. 25.

Meade County Fatal Crash

PIEDMONT, S.D. ? One person died and another was injured late Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash west of Piedmont.

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