Hoven High School-as shown a few days after the May 25, 2014 fire.

Hoven Students Begin Classes in Former Hospital

    HOVEN, S.D. (AP) – Students in the northern South Dakota town of Hoven who lost their school to a fire last spring have started fall classes in a former hospital. The school district is holding classes in the former Holy Infant Hospital while it rebuilds the junior and senior high school that was...
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Slow Construction Zone

Drivers Told to Not Drive on Highway 34 Work Zone

  HOWES, SD – South Dakota transportation officials are warning motorists about driving around barricades on closed highway sections.  Officials say motorists have been moving barricades and driving through a construction zone on Highway 34 east of Howes. A semitrailer got stuck in the mud over the weekend after heavy rain moved through the...
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Sully County Sheriff's Vehicle Logo (KGFX Photo)

Well Known Golfer Killed in Accident

AGAR, S.D. (AP)  – The CEO of Sutton Bay Resort in central South Dakota died after rolling his 2014 Polaris Ranger late Sunday night.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 55-year-old Mark Amundson was driving his Utility Task Vehicle on Sutton Bay Trail when he drifted off the road, overcorrected and then rolled the...
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Judicial System

Reporter Sues over Benda Death Reports

      SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota journalist is suing Attorney General Marty Jackley for more information about the death of former state economic development director Richard Benda.  Bob Mercer was unsuccessful in getting records earlier through an administrative law process. The Argus Leader reports that he’s now taken the matter to...
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