South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 8/29/2014 3:02:21 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 Channel Seeds Preview Day Kicks off SD State Fair HURON, S.D. ? Wednesday, Aug. 27, is Channel Seeds Preview Day at the South Dakota State Fair. 8/27/2014 3:30:00 PM State Fair 4-H Exhibits and Activities are Strategically Located HURON, S.D. ? This year?s State Fair will see a shuffling of 4-H exhibits and activities because of the transition from Clover Hall to the Nordby Exhibit Hall for 4-H, Youth and Community. 8/27/2014 3:15:00 PM Sobriety Checkpoints Planned PIERRE, S.D. ? The South Dakota Highway Patrol has sobriety checkpoints scheduled in September in the following counties: Brookings, Charles Mix, Clay, Codington, Davison, Jerauld, Lake, Lyman, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts and Turner. 8/27/2014 2:53:00 PM Pennington County Fatal Crash NEMO, S.D. ? A Wisconsin woman died from injuries sustained in an Aug. 17 motorcycle crash on Nemo Rd., six miles southeast of Nemo. 8/27/2014 9:54:00 PM Public Input Sought for Historic Preservation Plan The South Dakota State Historical Society?s Historic Preservation Office in Pierre is gathering information to use in revising the Statewide Preservation Plan. 8/27/2014 3:20:00 PM Discovery Benefits Expanding to Brookings Discovery Benefits, a third party benefits administration and claims management firm headquartered in Fargo, N.D., is expanding its operations to Brookings, S.D. 8/27/2014 2:55:00 PM Faulkton To Be Capital For A Day Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that Faulkton has been chosen to be South Dakota?s Capital for a Day on Tuesday, Sept. 23. 8/26/2014 3:20:00 PM