Cottonwood Fire Burns 5-6 Thousand Acres

WALL, S.D. – A fire that started Sunday afternoon east of Wall has been named the Cottonwood Fire. The fire is currently located 11 miles east of Wall, SD to 10 miles south east of Cottonwood, SD and north of I-90. Fire officials say the blaze started near Cottonwood, and was fueled by gusty...
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Traditions Remain Strong for South Dakota’s Pheasant Opener

PIERRE, S.D. – Cities and towns rolled out the orange carpet to pheasant hunters Saturday for the traditional pheasant season opener.  While the annual pheasant brood survey showed a decrease in the statewide index from 2015, hunters were successful across the state and made memories to last a lifetime. “Standing crops were an obstacle...
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National Boys and Girls Club President visits Pierre

PIERRE SD – Jim Clark the National President of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America visited the Capital Area Boys and Girls Club of Pierre on Thursday to see how the programs are run and to talk with the staff and board about reaching full potential for the community and also to see the needs and...
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South Dakota Resolves Goat Island Dispute

PIERRE, S.D. – The state of South Dakota has entered into a settlement agreement with the state of Nebraska and federal authorities to resolve a lengthy dispute over Goat Island, a 500-acre strip of land in the Missouri River.   The ownership of Goat Island, located on the South Dakota-Nebraska border adjacent to Clay...
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