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Scoop It Snow Removal Program Discontinued
The Department of Corrections ‘Scoop It’ snow removal program is being discontinued.


State Prison Inmate Zachery Yellow Boy In Custody
A state prison inmate who failed to return to his assigned housing unit from his work release job earlier this month is back in custody.


State Prison Inmate Daniel Eisenbraun Placed on Escape Status
A state prison inmate has been placed on escape status after failing to return to a minimum-security unit following a search for employment.


State Prison Inmate Wade Aikins Dies
Inmate Wade Aikins, age 54, was found unresponsive in his cell at the Jameson Annex to the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls, this morning.


State Prison Inmate Donald Wiegers Dies
Donald Wiegers, age 82, passed away at a Sioux Falls hospital Oct. 7 following an illness.


South Dakota State Prison Inmate Among Prison Transport Escapees
A recent South Dakota state prison inmate is among a group of three inmates who escaped from a prison transport company in Illinois on Oct. 6.

State Prison Inmate Zachery Yellow Boy Placed on Escape Status
A minimum-security inmate has been placed on escape status after failing to return to his assigned housing unit from his work release employment.