South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 10/24/2014 9:39:03 AM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the 16th Annual Good Shepherd Fundraiser at 300 N. Main Ave. in Sioux Falls. 10/24/2014 8:42:00 AM Day County Fatal Crash ANDOVER, S.D. ? A Castlewood man died in a two vehicle crash four miles west of Andover, on Thursday, Oct. 23. 10/24/2014 9:08:00 AM Governor Appoints Transportation Commissioner State Transportation Secretary Darin Bergquist announces that Ronald Rosenboom of Sturgis has been appointed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard to finish the remainder of former Commissioner Michael Trucano?s term on the South Dakota Transportation Commission which expires in April 2016. 10/24/2014 9:38:00 AM Lawrence County Historical Society Celebrates State's 125th With New Book In commemoration of South Dakota?s 125th anniversary, the Lawrence County Historical Society has published a book of town timelines. 10/23/2014 1:24:00 PM Growing in Agriculture: Tell the Feds, States Do it Best I'm proud of our farmers and ranchers who are committed to being good stewards of our water. Join me in sending the EPA and the Corps a clear message that the people of South Dakota know more about protecting our water than any agency in Washington, D.C. 10/23/2014 8:11:00 AM Thursday, Oct. 30, is #AskAnArchivist Day On Thursday, Oct. 30, archivists around the country will take to Twitter to respond to questions tweeted with the hashtag #AskAnArchivist. 10/23/2014 11:35:00 AM South Dakota Highway 11 Bridge Painting Rescheduled The South Dakota Department of Transportation says painting of the bridge over Split Rock Creek on Highway 11 will begin Monday, Oct. 27. 10/23/2014 10:53:00 AM SDDOT Seeks Input on Changes to the STIP South Dakota Department of Transportation staff presented information on potential changes to the Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan (STIP) to the Transportation Commission at this morning?s meeting and is seeking public input on those changes prior to the Commission?s November meeting. 10/23/2014 5:37:00 PM McVay Appeal Dismissed and Murder Conviction to Remain of Record Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the South Dakota Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal of James V. McVay. McVay, an inmate at the South Dakota State Penitentiary, committed suicide on September 2, 2014 while serving a capital sentence for the stabbing death of Maybelle Schein. 10/22/2014 3:30:00 PM Search for Missing State Prison Inmate Inmate Jay Dooley walked away from the Rapid City Minimum Unit this evening. 10/22/2014 9:43:00 PM Bridge Repair at I-90 Exit 387 On Monday, Oct. 27, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin repairing the interchange bridge over Interstate 90 at Exit 387 to Hartford. 10/22/2014 10:42:00 AM A.G. Jackley Seeks New Execution Date Following S.D. Supreme Court?s Denial of Rodney Berget?s Petition for Rehearing Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that his office will seek a new execution date for Rodney Scott Berget after the South Dakota Supreme Court denied Berget?s petition for rehearing. 10/21/2014 8:25:00 AM South Dakota Sex Offender Registry Maintains National Certification Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today federal authorities have certified that the South Dakota's Sex Offender Registry continues to substantially implement the provisions of the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA). 10/21/2014 11:18:00 AM Employment of South Dakotans with Disabilities Recognized by Governor PIERRE, S.D. ? Gov. Dennis Daugaard presented awards Oct. 20 to businesses and workers who have contributed the most in 2014 to the employment of South Dakotans with disabilities. 10/21/2014 10:21:00 AM SD Businesses Recognized for Outstanding Customer Service The South Dakota Department of Tourism has recognized 156 businesses and organizations in 46 communities across South Dakota for their outstanding customer service. 10/21/2014 9:08:00 AM