Tourism Advisory Board Elects Officers

PIERRE, S.D. – The Governor’s Tourism Advisory Board has elected new officers for the coming year. Ted Hustead of Wall was elected board president during a meeting today in Pierre. Ivan Sorbel of Pine Ridge was elected vice president. (Photo courtesy of Dept of SD Tourism) Photo of officers, L. to R.: Ted Hustead,...
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Governor Appoints Duenwald Chief Hearing Examiner

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that he will appoint Catherine Duenwald chief hearing examiner. Duenwald is currently general counsel for the Bureau of Administration. “Catherine has served the bureau well and will continue to do so in her new role as the chief hearing examiner,” said BOA Commissioner Jeff Holden. Duenwald...
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Trail of Governors Fundraising Surpasses Halfway Mark

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Fundraising for the Trail of Governors project in Pierre has hit the halfway mark. The project eventually will honor with statues all who have served as governor of South Dakota. Fundraising passed the $1 million mark just before the new year. Three governor statues have been placed in downtown Pierre...
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South Dakota Farm Bureau Education Project Wins National Award

HURON, S.D. (January 19, 2016) – An agriculture education resource created by the South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Women’s Leadership Team has won a national award from the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF). The “Book in a Bucket” education kit was one of three “Our Food Link” program winners nationally at the AFBF annual...
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