SD News

Centerline Painting in Central South Dakota Delayed

KENNEBEC, S.D. ? The South Dakota Department of Transportation says centerline painting on the following highways in central South Dakota planned to begin on Saturday, Oct. 1 was delayed by weather and will begin on Saturday, Oct. 15.

Centerline Painting in Northcentral South Dakota Delayed

MCINTOSH, S.D. - The South Dakota Department of Transportation says centerline painting on the following highways in central South Dakota planned to start on Tuesday, Oct. 9 was delayed by weather and will begin on Friday, Oct. 19.

News Tips For October 13 ? 19, 2018

Monday, October 15, 11 a.m. CDT, Brookings ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak and attend the ribbon cutting at the Passive House in Brookings.

Names Released In Grant County Fatal

MILBANK, S.D. ? A 16-year-old male from Milbank has been identified as the person who died Sunday morning after falling off the hood of a moving vehicle near Milbank.

Minnehaha County Fatal Crash

BALTIC, S.D. ? One person was killed and another person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon east of Baltic.

DPS Secretary Jones To Depart

DPS Secretary Trevor Jones announced today that he has accepted a position with Dakota State University, working in the university?s digital forensics lab.

Tunnel Inspections To Take Place

The Department of Transportation will be doing bi-annual tunnel inspections the week of Oct. 15. This will result in traffic delays and or closure of Highway 87 Needles Highway and Highway 16A Iron Mountain Road.

Lincoln County Fatal Crash (Harrisburg)

HARRISBURG, S.D. ? A Sioux Center, Iowa man has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Harrisburg.

Gov. Daugaard?s Statement On E15

Gov. Dennis Daugaard today issued the following statement in response to President Trump?s announcement on year-round E15.

South Dakota SNAP Program Earns Top Ranking

South Dakota is among four states leading the nation in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program administration, according to a recently released USDA report.

South Dakota educator receives JAG National Educational Leadership Award

Wagner Community Schools Superintendent Linda Foos has been awarded the National Educational Leadership Award from Jobs for America?s Graduates. Foos was nominated for her extraordinary leadership and support of JAG-South Dakota, which aims to help students succeed in school and in pursuit of a career and/or postsecondary education.

Highway 50 Railroad Crossing Reconstruction to Begin

The South Dakota Department of Transportation says work to reconstruct the railroad crossing on Highway 50 just west of 439th Avenue (West City Limits Road) west of Yankton will begin Monday, Oct. 15.

State Fair Numbers Continue to Climb

South Dakota State Fair numbers continue to climb as attendance at the 2018 South Dakota State Fair was 217,231, up 2.5 percent over last year, while gate revenue increased by 3.6 percent.

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