News

Creighton Logo

Creighton Economist: Economy Strong in Rural Parts of 10 States

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The economy in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states remains strong as healthy rainfall this spring helps crops get established. The overall economic index for the region grew to 60.5 in June from May’s 58.8. That suggests growth in the months ahead. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss, who...
Keep Reading »
Governor Daugaard in Large Conference Room

Daugaard Seeks Disaster Declaration for May Storms

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has written to President Barack Obama requesting federal assistance to help the state recover from thunderstorms, flooding and a tornado. The request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration stems from a series of storms that hit the state from May 24-31. The request covers five counties,...
Keep Reading »
Items from Rummage or Garage Sale

‘Scavenger’s Journey’ Set on I-90 Stretch in SD

PLANKINTON, S.D. (AP) – Eight towns along a 90-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in southern South Dakota are planning a weekend of flea markets, rummage sales and other events. The Argus Leader newspaper reports that vendors, businesses and people will be selling items from art to antiques in an effort to draw customers off the...
Keep Reading »
South Dakota Map with Pierre Marked

Annual Meeting of State Bar of SD Underway in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The 81st annual meeting of the State Bar of South Dakota is underway in Pierre through tomorrow.  About 900 lawyers, judges, law students, paralegals, court reporters and others are attending.  During the three day gathering, numerous related groups are meeting; like the Board of Bar Examiners, SD Court Reporters...
Keep Reading »

Multimedia