Recreational Trails Receive Funding

PIERRE – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has awarded Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding to several cities, state parks and the Black Hills National Forest totaling approximately $985,000. The five-person citizen RTP Advisory Council reviewed the applications and made the recommendations to Gov. Daugaard. The federal assistance program provides up to 80 percent reimbursement for trail-related...
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Law Enforcement Appreciation Lunch to be Held at Criminal Justice Center

PIERRE, S.D.- A law enforcement appreciation lunch will be held at the Mickelson Criminal Justice Center in Pierre on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Guadalajara Restaurant will provide lunch starting at 11:30 a.m. for all certified law enforcement officers from the Pierre and Fort Pierre area. Guadalajara Restaurant owners Sidney and Elizabeth Zanin are responding...
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Potter County Fatal Crash

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – One person died in a motorcycle-pickup truck crash that occurred Sunday night east of Gettysburg. Names of those involved are not being released pending notification of family members. A 1983 Honda VF1100C motorcycle was westbound on U.S. Highway 212 near the junction of 316th Avenue. A 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck...
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War Creek Fire 60% Contained

FORT PIERRE, SD – The War Creek Fire on the Fort Pierre National Grassland in central South Dakota was approximately 60% contained as of Sunday, July 24.  The fire has so far burned an estimated 660 acres of the National Grassland and about 100 acres of adjacent private land.   No structures have been lost.  The...
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