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Dakota Cruiser at the Fort Pierre Bicentennial Farmer’s Market Tonight 5pm-8pm

FORT PIERRE SD – It’s the Fort Pierre Bicentennial Farmers’ Market Tonight July 11th Tuesday, 5pm-8pm (market vendors until at least 7pm) in Downtown Fort Pierre, Deadwood Street.  Featuring Venner Farms, Nancy’s Nest, B & G Produce, Sunshine Coffee, Boom Shack Studio and BLC Ranch.  As a market, they accept credit cards and EBT....
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Governor’s Mansion Tours Now Featuring Art By Harrisburg Student

PIERRE, S.D. – As the free summer tours at the Governor’s mansion resume, First Lady Linda Daugaard is featuring Native American art from South Dakota artists, including a new painting by a Harrisburg student.   As of July 12, guests can view the oil painting of a Native American dancer by Mikki Brian, who...
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Charles Mix County Death Investigation Preliminary Autopsy Results Released

PIERRE, S.D. –Attorney General Marty Jackley and Charles Mix County Sheriff Randy Thaler advised today that preliminary autopsy results are complete in the investigation into the death of Janet Strickland-Collins, 66, Platte. Ms. Strickland-Collins was found deceased on July 7, 2017, in her residence. Preliminary autopsy results indicate the cause and manner of death...
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SD Pray for Rain Campaign To Help End the Drought

RAPID CITY SD –  At 7:00 PM this Wednesday night, July 12, 2017, South Dakotan’s across the state are being asked to stop whatever they are doing and unite in prayer to God for rain. Conditions range from abnormally dry to extreme drought in our state, and our livestock and crop producers are in...
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Game Fish and Parks Meeting Thursday July 13th in Fort Pierre SD

PIERRE/FORT PIERRE SD – The upcoming Game, Fish and Parks Commission meeting will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. CT in Ft. Pierre, SD. Commission Secretary Rachel Comes says the meeting will focus on amendment, repeal or adoption of rules pertaining to Custer State Park restrictions along with discussion on...
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Department of Social Services Hires Interim Hospital Administrator

PIERRE S.D. – The Department of Social Services is pleased to announce Marcene Dickes has accepted a position as the interim hospital administrator at the Human Services Center (HSC) in Yankton, S.D. Marcene is an RN with a Master’s degree in Health Services Administration, and over 35 years of administrative experience in a variety...
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Name Released in Hughes County Fatal Crash

BLUNT, S.D. – A Harrold, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning east of Blunt. Francis Crain, 74, was driving a 2010 Lincoln MKX westbound on U.S. Highway 14 near mile marker 254. A 2012 Chevrolet Malibu was driving eastbound on U.S. Highway 14 at the...
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Bassmaster Elite Series’ 2018 Slate Features Exciting Mix Of New And Familiar Fisheries Including Pierre SD

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Bassmaster Elite Series has a rich history that always seems to lead it back to venues where special moments  have taken place in the past. It’s also blessed with a sense of discovery — and that leads the organization to sometimes visit lakes that are a little off the beaten...
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Former South Dakota Judge to Run for Congress as a Democrat

CANISTOTA, S.D. (AP) – Former Circuit Court Judge Tim Bjorkman is planning to run for South Dakota’s lone U.S. House seat as a Democrat. Bjorkman will announce his candidacy Thursday in Canistota. Bjorkman’s campaign says in a statement that he plans to run an “issue-focused” race seeking to unite and deliver solutions to problems...
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5 Killed in South Dakota Reservation Crash

RED SHIRT, S.D. (AP) – The FBI says four children and one adult died when the minivan in which they were passengers crashed on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Rapid City Fire Captain Andy Lipp says four others were hurt in the crash, which happened Saturday night near Red Shirt, a...
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