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SDSU Officials Hold Meetings on Future Plans

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota State University officials are holding public meetings across the state to gather suggestions for setting priorities at the university for the next five years. The meetings will be held in Mitchell, Winner, Pierre, Lemmon, Sioux Falls, Watertown, Aberdeen, Rapid City and Brookings between May 11th and May 24th....
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SD Ranch Hand Cannot File Claim Against Estate

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota ranch hand who says he suffered emotional distress when he saw his former boss accidentally shoot himself has lost his bid to file a claim against the ranch owner’s estate. According to court documents, Harding County rancher Blair Hamilton accidentally killed himself in October 2009. Lyndon Hart,...
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Top SD Republican Party Officials Embrace Romney

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The three top officials in the South Dakota Republican Party have begun to shed their earlier neutrality now that Mitt Romney is the party’s presumed presidential nominee. South Dakota Republican Party Chairman Tim Rave, National Committeeman Dana Randall and National Committeewoman Mary Jean Jensen are automatic delegates to the party’s...
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Bond Set for Faith Man Charged in April 28 Crash Near Hayes

PHILIP, S.D. – (DRG News) Bond has been set at $50,000 cash for a 63-year-old Faith man who faces charges linked to a two vehicle accident that resulted in the death of a Pierre woman. Walt Taton turned himself in to the Haakon County Sheriff’s Office in Philip and was formally charged yesterday with...
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