SD News

SDDOT Awards Scholarship to SDSM&T Student

Jamie Smith, a senior at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology in Rapid City, has been awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Western Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (WASHTO).

Hall of Honor Banquet Date Set for Laurie Shultz of Pierre

A banquet, hosted by the Transportation Hall of Honor Committee, will be held in Laurie?s honor on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at Drifters Bar and Grill in Fort Pierre. Festivities will begin at 5:30 p.m. CST with dinner at 6 p.m. followed by a program at 7 p.m.

State?s SBVI Division Holding Public Forum

The South Dakota Department of Human Services Division of Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired (SBVI) will be holding a public forum on Friday, Sept. 7.

Resurfacing to Begin on Highway 11

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ? Starting Monday, August 27, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin asphalt concrete resurfacing work on Highway 11 from 273rd Street east of Harrisburg to 282nd Street, Highway 18.

Pennington County Fatal Crash

HILL CITY, S.D. ? One person died Sunday afternoon in a motorcycle-vehicle crash that occurred near Hill City.

News Tips

Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the Pierre Fort Pierre Rotary Club Weekly Meeting at the Ramkota Convention Center.

Governor's Column: The State Fair Grandstand?s Centennial Year

Much changes in the course of a century. Looking back to 1918, it was a different world. The United States was engaged in World War I, communities were experiencing the devastation of the Spanish flu pandemic and the right to vote was extended to women in South Dakota.

Watertown Pavement Repairs on Highway 212

The South Dakota Department of Transportation has begun pavement repair work on Highway 212 in Watertown from 19th Street going east to 43rd Street SE.

Aaron Walberg Named CTVSO of the Year

Aaron Walberg of Aberdeen has been named the 2018 South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs ?County/Tribal Veterans Service Officer of the Year.? Walberg was recognized by his peers at SDDVA?s annual benefit conference Monday, Aug. 20, in Pierre.