Today, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) announced that Peaks to Plains Design, PC will be the consultant in the master planning efforts for the proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park and Bismarck Lake areas in the Black Hills.
The South Dakota Department of Tourism is now accepting applications to fill seasonal positions for travel counselors and supervisors at eight Information Center locations along interstates 29 and 90.
Attorney General Marty Jackley announces that the Attorney General?s proposed legislative package for 2017 will include a request that our Legislature consider and enact the following:
Beginning Saturday, Jan. 21, the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre will debut a new monthly programming series for 2017 entitled ?Family Fun Saturdays.?
Amanda Christensen, a fourth grade teacher at Longfellow Elementary School in Mitchell, has received a $25,000 award that Teacher magazine calls the ?Oscar of Teaching.?
Attorney General Marty Jackley and Sanborn County States Attorney Jeffrey Larson announced today that Matthew Walter Novak, 33, Woonsocket, pled guilty to manslaughter in the first degree.
The state Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for Fiscal Year 2016 is now available for the public to review. The South Dakota Bureau of Finance and Management made the report public on Friday, meeting its goal of a December release.
The Great Plains Quality Innovation Network awarded the Michael J. Fitzmaurice State Veterans Home with the ?Gold Milestone,? an award that recognizes the outstanding achievements and efforts to improve the quality of care and quality of life for veterans home residents.
BROOKINGS, S.D. ? A 55-year-old man died Monday night in a one-vehicle crash south of Brookings.
For a state like South Dakota, with five times as many cattle and twice as many hogs and chickens as we have citizens, livestock health is a big deal. We all know the tremendous impact the livestock sector has on our state?s economy, but it?s easy to forget the connection between livestock health and human health.
The flags at the State Capitol will fly at half-staff on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, to honor the life of former legislator Ervin Bader who passed away on Christmas Day.
In this SD Ag Chat, USDA Farm Service Agency administrator Val Dolcini talks about the role FSA programs play in providing financial stability for farmers and ranchers.
Attorney General Marty Jackley and United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced today that the Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, Spearfish Police Department, and Homeland Security Investigations have arrested Nicholaus Tripp, 28, Spearfish, South Dakota, on one count of Attempted Enticement of a Minor Using the Internet (18 USC 2422(b).
Animal Industry Board inspectors in South Dakota take hundreds of samples each year from local locker plants or grocery store meat counters and send them to a lab to be tested.
PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota?s Highway Patrol plans to ring in the first month of 2017 with another group of sobriety checkpoints.
The South Dakota Department of Human Services Division of Rehabilitation Services is seeking public comment on the Assistive Daily Living Services (ADLS) Medicaid waiver renewal.
State parks in all 50 states will host First Day Hikes on New Year?s Day. Hikes will be held in eight South Dakota state parks.
Joseph Standing Bear walked away from the community service employer this afternoon.
Make a New Year?s resolution to your health and happiness by kicking off 2017 with an invigorating First Day Hike at a state park near you.
PIERRE, S.D. ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared a state of emergency for all of South Dakota following a Christmas Day storm that resulted in stranded motorists and electrical power outages.