PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Newspaper Association is honoring longtime Associated Press correspondent Chet Brokaw.
He’s receiving the group’s Distinguished Service Award on Friday at its annual convention in Pierre.
Brokaw has covered South Dakota government and other news events for the AP since 1981.
He retired last month at the end of main portion of the 2014 legislative session. Brokaw was recognized in both legislative chambers during his last day. Gov. Dennis Daugaard declared March 14 Chet Brokaw Day.
During his career, Brokaw reported on 33 legislative sessions.
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