SD National Guard Museum

SD National Guard Museum to Host Korean War Display Later in July

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre will host a Korean War exhibit later this month.  The Department of Defense 60th Anniversary Korean War Commemoration exhibit will be on display at the Museum on Friday, July 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturday, July 27...
Keep Reading »
SD Department of Health Logo

SD Has First Human West Nile Virus Case of 2013

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota has its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The state Health Department says the virus was detected in a Buffalo County child between 10 and 19 years old. State Epidemiologist Lon Kightlinger is urging residents to protect themselves against the mosquitoes that transmit the virus,...
Keep Reading »
South Dakota Democratic Party Logo

SD Democrats’ Chairman Nesselhuf Resigning

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The chairman of the South Dakota Democratic Party says he’s resigning to move closer to his wife in Sioux City, Iowa. Ben Nesselhuf says he has accepted a job as campaign manager for Jim Mowrer, who is running for Congress against Republican Rep. Steve King. He says the job...
Keep Reading »
Windmills on Wind Farm

Sioux Tribes Plan Large-Scale Wind Energy Project

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – An ambitious wind energy project by a group of Sioux tribes in South Dakota is getting accolades and support from a handful of former government officials, including former President Bill Clinton. But industry experts question whether the tribes fully realize the challenges that come with developing wind energy. Leaders...
Keep Reading »