Entrance to Governor's Office at Capitol (KGFX Photo)

South Dakota Governor’s Office Seeks Interns

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is inviting people to apply for fall 2013 governor’s office internships in Pierre. The paid positions run from early September through December. Interns get to learn about state government and prepare legislation to be introduced in the next session. Interns’ duties depend on interests and strengths. Typical...
Keep Reading »
US Attorney's Office Logo

U.S. Attorney’s Office Says Former SD Teacher Sentenced for Sexual Abuse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A Rosebud man convicted of sexually abusing a child he helped teach at the town’s elementary school is heading to federal prison. Sixty-five-year-old Benjamin Murphy was sentenced this week to three years in custody to be followed by two years of supervised release. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says the...
Keep Reading »
2013 Kristi Noem

Representative Noem Hasn’t Decided on Possible Senate Run

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Representative Kristi Noem of South Dakota says she hasn’t decided yet whether to run for the Senate next year. In a telephone call with South Dakota news organizations, Noem noted Thursday that the 2014 primary is still more than a year away. She says she believes that gives her...
Keep Reading »
Small Dogs

Authorities Seize 33 Dogs from South Dakota Home

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have seized 33 dogs they say were living in inhumane conditions in a woman’s home in Faulk County. Sheriff Kurt Hall tells the American News that the woman likely will face charges of inhumane treatment of animals. Hall says the woman is on probation, and 35 rat terriers were discovered...
Keep Reading »

Error, Block (ID: 1) does not exist! Check your syntax!