South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 9/1/2014 11:13:08 PM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will attend the 125th Wagon Train Kickoff Event at the Yankton Rodeo Grounds. 8/29/2014 3:20:00 PM Governor's Column: Dual Credit Opportunities As summer comes to a close, kids are heading back to the classroom. In some homes, parents are sending their little ones to school for the first time. 8/29/2014 3:30:00 PM Omnicare To Pay Nearly $16.5 Million to Settle With State Medicaid Programs Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that South Dakota has joined with other states and the federal government to settle allegations that Omnicare Inc., the nation?s largest provider of pharmaceuticals and pharmacy services to nursing homes, allegedly offered improper financial incentives to skilled nursing facilities in return for their continued selection of Omnicare to supply drugs to Medicaid recipients. 8/29/2014 2:35:00 PM Today is Prostrollo Motors Day Friday, Aug. 29, is Prostrollo Motors Day. Make sure to stop by Prostrollo Motors on Highway 14 prior to the fair to pick up the Prostrollos Rockin? Rollback coupon for $1 off gate admission at the State Fair. 8/29/2014 3:15:00 PM National Survey Shows SD Child Immunization Rates Up A national survey finds more South Dakota preschoolers are getting immunized for pertussis, polio, rotavirus and other vaccine-preventable diseases according to the recommended schedule. 8/29/2014 3:25:00 PM Mosquito Control Workshop Scheduled For Sept. 23 In Spearfish South Dakota?s mosquito controllers will meet Sept. 23 in Spearfish as part of the annual conference of the South Dakota Parks and Recreation Association. 8/29/2014 10:35:00 AM Another Section of Highway 19 to Close near Madison The South Dakota Department of Transportation says an additional 2.5 miles of Highway 19 will be closed from the intersection with Highway 34 south to the intersection with 237th Street (Walkers Point) on Tuesday, Sept. 2, for a grading & shoulder widening project. 8/29/2014 10:22:00 AM ?Grow: 66/125? Trees Coming To Each County Trees growing in soil collected from all 66 South Dakota counties are being delivered to historic sites in each county of the state over the next two weeks. 8/28/2014 9:06:00 AM 125th Feature: Cherry Creek Cherry Creek lays claim to being the oldest continuously inhabited place in South Dakota. People have lived in this spot for at least the last 250 years. 8/28/2014 10:21:00 AM Wagner And Parker Form Statehood Committees Wagner and Parker have formed statehood celebration committees for South Dakota's 125th birthday year. 8/28/2014 11:34:00 AM Wagon Train Beginning In Territorial Capital Next Week The 125th statehood anniversary wagon train will begin in Yankton next week. Before the wagon train leaves on Thursday, Sept. 4, the public is invited to attend a Yankton statehood celebration. 8/28/2014 12:35:00 PM Federal Court Dismisses Candidate for Public Utilities Commissioner Ballot Challenge Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the Federal District Court has ruled that Ryan Gaddy will not be placed on the November general election ballot as a candidate for Public Utilities Commissioner. 8/28/2014 4:28:00 PM Value Added Ag Day at the SD State Fair Today is Value Added Ag Day at the State Fair. Stop by the Day Sponsor Tent to see what?s happening in South Dakota?s agricultural industry. 8/28/2014 8:50:00 AM Modern-day homesteader to tell her story at Cultural Heritage Center A modern-day homesteader will tell about her life at 7 p.m. CDT on Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. 8/28/2014 11:11:00 AM Haan Lawsuit Seeking Placement on Ballot for U.S. House of Representatives Dismissed Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that on Monday, August 25, 2014, Charles W. Haan filed a lawsuit against the Attorney General to certify Haan as a candidate for the United States House of Representatives or to compel the Attorney General to order Secretary of State Jason Gant to certify Haan as a candidate. 8/27/2014 3:25:00 PM