South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 2/14/2016 8:37:15 AM Name Released in Meade County Fatal Crash SUMMERSET, S.D. ? A Black Hawk, S.D. man, identified as William Hardy, 51, died in an ATV crash that occurred Thursday night west of Summerset, S.D. 2/13/2016 12:08:00 PM Governor's Column: Working To Increase Teacher Pay My education bills will be working their way through the legislative process in the coming weeks. The legislative process can be confusing or frustrating, but it is designed to give legislators time to consider and discuss these important issues. 2/12/2016 3:30:00 PM Governor Signs Bills Into Law Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed a number of new bills into law. 2/12/2016 3:25:00 PM Pierre celebrates CTSO Legislative Shadow Day February is National Career and Technical Education Month. As part of the celebration, nearly 40 student leaders came to Pierre Feb. 10-11, for the South Dakota Career and Technical Student Organizations? Legislative Shadow Day. 2/12/2016 3:20:00 PM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will attend the National Governors Association winter meeting in Washington, D.C. 2/12/2016 8:00:00 AM Meade County Fatal Crash SUMMERSET, S.D. ? One person died in an ATV crash that occurred Thursday night west of Summerset, S.D. 2/12/2016 1:12:00 PM SDDOT Seeks Public Input into the Hwy 42 Western Minnehaha County Corridor Study The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in collaboration with the Sioux Falls Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), Minnehaha County and the City of Sioux Falls, will hold a public open house to inform area residents of a corridor study for Highway 42 from the McCook County Line to Ellis Road. 2/12/2016 12:03:00 PM Governor Holds Legislative Press Conference Gov. Dennis Daugaard today held his fourth legislative press conference at the Capitol. The Governor gave updates on where his Medicaid expansion proposal stands with the federal government, revenue projections and the status of his education proposal. 2/11/2016 3:30:00 PM National Invasive Species Awareness Week Invasive species cause over 100 billion in economic losses annually in the United States. 2/11/2016 9:56:00 AM Habitat Pays: Connecting Landowners to Resources The rural areas of South Dakota have a lot to offer both residents and visitors from other states and around the world. 2/11/2016 12:11:00 PM DENR?s Public Input Meetings on EPA?s Clean Power Plan Have been Cancelled On Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, the U. S. Supreme Court issued a stay in EPA?s Clean Power Plan that halts or postpones the effectiveness of EPA?s Plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel power plants. 2/11/2016 3:25:00 PM SDDOT Receives 99 Applications for BIG Funds The South Dakota Department of Transportation has received 99 applications for the Bridge Improvement Grant (BIG) funds. 2/11/2016 3:20:00 PM United States Supreme Court Agrees with Attorneys General and Issues Stay in EPA?s Unlawful Power Plan Attorney General Marty Jackley today announced that a bipartisan coalition of 29 states and state agencies, has won a major victory as the U.S. Supreme Court put an immediate halt to the Obama Administration?s power plan as litigation continues in the D.C. Circuit Court. 2/10/2016 3:30:00 PM South Dakota Child Identification Program Event in Rapid City Attorney General Marty Jackley and the South Dakota Masons want to remind parents and guardians of the upcoming South Dakota Child Identification Program (SDCHIP) event: 2/10/2016 1:26:00 PM Department of Education seeking individuals to serve on standards work groups Beginning this summer, South Dakota will review standards in several content areas, including math, English language arts, and several career and technical education career clusters. 2/10/2016 3:25:00 PM