Command Sergeant Major Susan Shoe February 2013

Woman Appointed to SD Army’s Top Enlisted Position

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Army National Guard has appointed a woman to the highest ranking senior-enlisted position for the first time. Command Sgt. Maj. Susan Shoe replaces State Command Sgt. Maj. Larry Zimmerman as the new state command sergeant major. The position is the highest ranking non commissioned officer position for the...
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SD Must Shift Some Federal Money for Roads

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota will divert some federal highway money to safety issues because the state falls short of national standards when it comes to drunken driving. The state expects to receive $240 million in federal money this year for roads and bridges. About $12 million will be restricted to safety...
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2013 Kristi Noem

Representative Noem to Hold Town Hall in Pierre Thursday

U.S. Representative Kristi Noem will be hosting a town hall in Pierre on Thursday.  The event will take place at the St. Mary’s Healthcare Center Auditorium at Capital University Center and will start at 4:00 p.m. Thursday.  C.U.C. is located at 925 East Sioux Avenue in Pierre.  The public is encouraged to attend the...
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SD Bill Seeks Medical Defense for Marijuana Charge

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota House committee is preparing to vote on a measure that would let people charged with possessing small amounts of marijuana argue in court that they need it for medical reasons. The Health and Human Services Committee heard testimony on the measure last week and is set to...
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