South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 8/25/2016 3:09:24 PM Sex Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests Attorney General Marty Jackley, United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler, Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris, and Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom announce that the Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force, and Homeland Security Investigations have conducted investigations into sex trafficking in Rapid City. 8/25/2016 8:50:00 AM ?Astonishing Ag Articles? Coloring and Art Contest at State Fair South Dakota Value Added Agriculture Development Center, South Dakota Ag in the Classroom and South Dakota Farm Bureau are holding a coloring and art contest in conjunction with the 2016 South Dakota State Fair. 8/25/2016 12:07:00 PM 7th Annual South Dakota Gathering People with disabilities, family members, case managers, direct support professionals, educators and other professionals in the field of human services will be in attendance for the 7th annual South Dakota Gathering. 8/25/2016 10:21:00 AM Names Released in Douglas County Fatal Crash PLATTE, S.D. ? Andrew Sybesma, 10, Geddes, S.D., has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon east of Platte. 8/25/2016 9:35:00 AM I-229 Southbound to be Reduced to One Lane The South Dakota Department of Transportation says southbound Interstate 229 in Sioux Falls will be reduced to one lane on Friday Aug. 26. 8/25/2016 1:22:00 PM Subject in Brule County Amber Alert Activation to Face Felony Charges in Washington Attorney General Marty Jackley and Brule County States Attorney David Natvig announced that Paul Brown, 38, Maple Valley, WA, the subject of the August 8th Amber Alert is being returned to Washington state to face felony charges. 8/24/2016 4:19:00 PM State ACT scores remain steady, above national average South Dakota?s average composite ACT score remains steady and above the national average, according to data released earlier today. 8/24/2016 11:44:00 AM Douglas County Fatal Crash PLATTE, S.D. ? A 10-year-old boy died Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash east of Platte. 8/24/2016 9:46:00 PM Reconstruction of Main Street in Sturgis The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews are set to begin work to reconstruct Main Street in Sturgis from west of Junction Avenue to Fourth Street on Sept. 6. 8/24/2016 5:19:00 PM Rest Area Revitalization Plan Available for Comment The South Dakota Department of Transportation and Department of Tourism are seeking public comments on a proposed plan to update and revitalize the state?s interstate rest areas. 8/24/2016 4:50:00 PM Turn Lane Construction at Highway 44 and 447th Ave. Starting Thursday, Aug. 25, the South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews will begin construction of turn lanes at the intersection of Highway 44 and 447th Ave. south of Marion. 8/24/2016 2:38:00 PM Veterans Day at the South Dakota State Fair At the request of the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, as Veterans Day at the South Dakota State Fair, calling on all South Dakotans to honor those men and women who fought bravely for our freedoms. 8/24/2016 10:03:00 AM Leaders Recognized for Their Service to South Dakota's Veterans County and tribal veterans? service officers (CTVSO) and staff from the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs (SDDVA) were recognized for their dedication to serving veterans and veterans? families at an awards program Tuesday, Aug. 23, in Pierre. 8/24/2016 9:49:00 AM Lemmon Capital For A Day Schedule Announced On Wednesday, Aug. 31, Lemmon will be South Dakota?s Capital for a Day. Activities for the day will include a main street walk, tours around Lemmon, a community lunch and a roundtable meeting. 8/23/2016 3:15:00 PM Attorney General Jackley Joins Amicus to Protect Second Amendment Rights Attorney General Marty Jackley has joined an amicus brief seeking to protect Second Amendment rights. 8/23/2016 3:25:00 PM