The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) encourages all agriculture producers and businesses to take advantage of free pesticide container recycling collection in 37 locations across the state from Monday, July 10 until Thursday, Sept. 7.
Drought conditions have continued to spread across South Dakota over the past few weeks.
A new museum program focused on families with school-aged children will be available to the public at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre for the first time on Wednesday, July 19.
The recent find of the emerald ash borer (EAB) in Alta, Iowa, has renewed interest in the invasive insect.
Clyde Jundt from Pierre and Mark Knight from Aberdeen have been chosen for induction into the South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor for 2017.
Last week, I was honored to begin a one-year term as chairman of the Western Governors Association. The WGA includes governors of 19 western states ? those to the north and south of South Dakota, and every state to the west. Each WGA chair selects a policy initiative to focus on during the chair?s one-year term. Over the next 12 months I will focus on workforce development.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says chip seal and fog seal applications will be applied to several highways in the Yankton area of the state beginning Tuesday, July 11.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the 2017 Council of Chief State School Officers Summer Leadership Conference at the Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza in Rapid City.
LAKE PRESTON, S.D. ? A 52-year-old woman died Wednesday in a one-vehicle crash north of Lake Preston.
RAPID CITY, S.D. ? One person died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday morning west of Rapid City.
The State Treasurer?s Unclaimed Property Division will set up a booth at Family Fest to return unclaimed property to the rightful owners.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says chip seal and fog seal applications will be applied to several highways in the Aberdeen area beginning Monday, July 10.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says chip seal and fog seal applications will be applied to several highways in the Watertown area of the state beginning today (July 5).
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says chip seal and fog seal applications will be applied to three highways in the Rapid City area of the state beginning Friday, July 7.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard today announced his appointments to the new Government Accountability Board.
On Friday, July 7, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin repairing the northbound lanes on Interstate 29 in Sioux Falls from 26th Street (Exit 78) to 12th Street (Exit 79).
Crews will begin preparing for an asphalt concrete resurfacing project at the north junction of Highway 79 and 212 in Butte County beginning this afternoon, July 5, 2017.
For the past few weeks, there has been a lot of buzz about the NBA draft. Strategists and newscasters chattered about the likes of Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson and Jayson Tatum. Who would draft them and what package would be offered? Numerous sports venues use the draft process to allocate talented players to their teams.
Inmate Christian Voldbaek, age 21, left the Rapid City Community Work Center July 4.
BRANDON, S.D. ? Names have been released of those involved in a two-vehicle crash which killed two people and injured two others early Saturday morning near Brandon.