SD News

Celebrate National Ag Week

Joining states across the country, Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed March 19-25 as National Ag Week in South Dakota. March 21 is National Ag Day.

State Prison Inmate Placed On Escape Status

Inmate Russell Sitton left the Rapid City Community Work Center earlier this morning to go to his work release job, but failed to report to the job site at the appointed time.

State Animal Health Lab Bill Signed

Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed Senate Bill 172 this morning to fund an upgrade and expansion to the state animal disease research and diagnostic laboratory, located on the campus of South Dakota State University.

Gov. Daugaard Vetoes HB 1072

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has vetoed HB 1072, an Act to repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol.

Gov. Daugaard Vetoes SB 164

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has vetoed SB 164, An Act to revise the length of the maximum probationary period for juvenile probationers and to revise the conditions of a juvenile commitment to the Department of Corrections.

Gov. Daugaard Vetoes SB 33

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has vetoed SB 33, an Act to revise the state aid to special education formula.

Gov. Daugaard Vetoes HB 1156

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has vetoed HB 1156, an Act to allow a concealed pistol in the capitol with an enhanced concealed pistol permit.

Gov. Daugaard Vetoes HB 1149

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has vetoed HB 1149, an Act to revise the tax on certain telecommunication services and devices.

News Tips

The South Dakota Animal Industry Board will be holding a meeting in the AIB Conference Room, 411 S. Fort Street.

Gov. Daugaard Signs Budget Bills

Gov. Dennis Daugaard today signed the budget bills, which revise the budget for Fiscal Year 2017 and set the budget for Fiscal Year 2018.

Gov. Daugaard Observes Sunshine Week, Signs Transparency Measure Into Law

A new law that perpetuates open government practices of the Daugaard Administration will soon be added to the books. Gov. Dennis Daugaard this morning signed Senate Bill 116 to institutionalize the state Boards and Commissions Portal, where the public can access public meeting information.

Game, Fish and Parks to Host Antler Auction

PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) will host an Antler Auction at the Goeman Auction Pavilion north of Lennox on Saturday, April 22.