South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 10/22/2014 4:35:39 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 South Dakota Child Identification Program Event in Elk Point Attorney General Marty Jackley and the South Dakota Masons want to remind parents and guardians of the upcoming South Dakota Child Identification Program (SDCHIP) events: 10/20/2014 11:15:00 AM Attorney General Jackley Joins Attorneys General Requesting Congressional Assistance to Combat Human Trafficking Attorney General Marty Jackley and a bipartisan group of Attorneys General and territorial Attorneys General today encouraged members of the United States Senate Judiciary Committee to pass three bills that addresses Human Trafficking. 10/20/2014 11:17:00 AM Circuit Court Upholds Kleinsasser Conviction Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the Circuit Court Judge Kathleen Trandahl has upheld the manslaughter conviction of Herman P. Kleinsasser. Kleinsasser pled guilty to manslaughter in the first degree for the shooting death of his wife, Sharon and was sentenced to 80 years in the state penitentiary. 10/20/2014 2:54:00 PM South Dakota Tractor Collector Group Donates $50,000 to State Fair Foundation HURON, S.D.-The International Harvester Collectors Club ? South Dakota Chapter 21 has raised more than $50,000 for the new State Fairgrounds? exhibit hall. 10/20/2014 2:00:00 PM Details on South Dakota?s 2014 Pheasant Opener from Across the State With the annual pheasant brood survey up 76 percent (statewide pheasants-per-mile index) from last year, today was filled with excitement for upland bird hunters across the state for the opening day of South Dakota?s traditional pheasant hunting season. 10/20/2014 9:32:00 AM Assistive Technology Training Available for South Dakotans Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired PIERRE, S.D. ? South Dakota is offering free training on accessing mobile devices and personal computers for citizens with vision loss beginning October 2014. 10/20/2014 8:46:00 AM Highway 87 Construction Near Custer The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a roadway improvement project on Highway 87 near Custer is set to begin today, Monday, Oct. 20, with the contractor closing the road around the Hood Tunnel for two miles. 10/20/2014 10:17:00 AM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will recognize individuals and employers for their contributions to the rehabilitation and employment of South Dakotans with disabilities during the Governor?s Awards ceremony at the Capitol. 10/17/2014 9:07:00 AM Governor's Column: SD Seeing Success In Economic Development Earlier this month, I spent the day in Brookings attending a number of economic development celebrations. 10/17/2014 3:30:00 PM Law Enforcement Continues to Seek Public Assistance in Search for Rachel Cyriacks Law Enforcement continues the search for Rachel Cyriacks of Woonsocket. 10/17/2014 3:25:00 PM Hogie selected as 2015 South Dakota Teacher of the Year Allen Hogie, Brandon Valley High School math teacher, has been selected as the 2015 South Dakota Teacher of the Year. 10/17/2014 9:00:00 AM