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Pierre Leaders to Consider Building Events Center

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – City commissioners in Pierre will be considering a proposal in the coming weeks to build an indoor sports facility and events center. A Public Facilities Task Force has endorsed the idea of a multimillion-dollar facility that could handle indoor sports as well as shows and meetings. The task force has...
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Highway Work to Impact Highway 83 from SD/ND Border North

Mobridge, S.D. – (DRG News) Highway 83 from the South Dakota border north to around Strasburg, North Dakota will not be a pleasant place to drive today.  Highway crews have put fresh oil down, and are paving that section of road.  There will be long waits for pilot cars, along with the fresh oil....
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Bomber Crashes in Montana; Crew Ejects

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – An Air Force colonel says the service will conduct a thorough investigation into the crash of a B-1B bomber in southeastern Montana. Meanwhile, Col. Kevin Kennedy says he’s thankful that four crew members were able to safely eject. The airplane crashed Monday in a remote area near Broadus, Mont....
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SD Task Force to Meet on Medicaid Expansion Study

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state task force studying the possibility of expanding South Dakota’s Medicaid program is wrapping up its work. The task force will not recommend whether Medicaid should be expanded, but instead will identify the advantages and disadvantages of doing so. The panel meets today to finish its report. Gov. Dennis...
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