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Names Released in Clark County Fatal Crash

GARDEN CITY, S.D. – A Garden City, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a crash that involved two semi trucks near Garden City. A 1991 Freightliner, pulling a cattle hauler loaded with cattle, was northbound on 432nd Avenue near the intersection with 167th Street. The vehicle failed...
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Names Released in Meade County Fatal Crash

STURGIS,  S.D. – Names have been released of the two people killed in a two-vehicle crash near Sturgis. A 2007 Ford F-150 pickup was southbound on Bear Butte Road. A 1984 Ford F-250 pickup was traveling east on 194th Street. That vehicle failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection with Bear Butte...
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Stanley County Youth Selected for Ambassador Program

FORT PIERRE SD – Four Stanley County students were selected to be representatives for the Pierre Area Chamber Youth Ambassador program.  These students will meet with chamber members monthly to provide updates on school activities. Pictured back row (left to right) are:  Logan Rosenberger and Carson Wyly, seated (left to right) are:  Talisa Smith and Jennifer...
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County Won’t Move Early Voting Center Outside Pine Ridge

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) – The Oglala Lakota County Commission has decided to keep an early voting center outside the village of Pine Ridge on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The state Democratic Party and tribal officials had asked county and state officials to consider relocating the voting site that’s at the SuAnne Big...
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SD Retirement Meeting Nov. 3rd in Pierre

PIERRE SD -The Board of Trustees of the South Dakota Retirement System will hold a special meeting on November 3, 2016, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be held in the downstairs conference room at View 34, 4251 E Hwy 34, Pierre, South Dakota. ADA compliance: the South Dakota Retirement System fully subscribes...
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Teen Injured in Vehicle Rollover Near Pierre

PIERRE SD – An accident that occurred west of Del Acres on Hwy 14  on Wednesday morning resulting in minor injuries of a 15 yr male who was transported to Avera St Mary’s Hospital for treatment. The male was driving a 2003 Chevrolet S-10 pickup and the vehicle went into the other lane. The...
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Selfie in the Voting Booth? Not in South Dakota

PIERRE SD – Secrecy in the voting booth has become a thing of the past for those ready to share their views and daily lives on social media, but laws nationwide are mixed on whether voters are allowed to take pictures of themselves voting and their ballots. Some states do not have a ban...
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Highway Patrol Graduation Friday, Oct. 28

PIERRE, S.D. – Eight recruits will officially join the South Dakota Highway Patrol during a graduation ceremony this Friday, Oct. 28, in the State Capitol Rotunda in Pierre. Recruit Class 58 consists of six men and two women. The recruits have completed eight months of training which included basic law enforcement training, attending the...
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South Dakota Veterans Commission Elects Officers for Coming Year

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Veterans Commission elected new officers to lead the Commission in enhancing the lives of South Dakota veterans. Helen Parr of Sioux Falls was elected as chairman, and Lori Vosika of Hot Springs was selected as vice chairman. Parr succeeds Chairman Jim Ross of Whitewood. “The Commission has made...
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Campers and Trailers Need to Be Moved Off Pierre City Streets

PIERRE SD - Pierre Police are asking everyone to start making plans for removing all campers and trailers etc. from our city streets to prepare for the snow season.  Starting next week Pierre PD will be marking campers and trailers to insure that they aren’t in violation of any parking ordinances.  Pierre Police want to clear...
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