South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 4/19/2014 6:56:40 AM Gant: Absentee Ballot Options South Dakotans have the option of absentee voting by mail or in person. Secretary of State Jason Gant said absentee voting opens today, Friday, April 18 for the June 3 Primary Election. 4/18/2014 10:41:00 AM Clay County Fatal Crash A Vermillion man died in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of S.D. Highway 50 and S.D. Highway 19 in the city limits of Vermillion on Thursday, April 17. 4/18/2014 9:21:00 AM Grant County Fatal Crash A Revillo, S.D., man has died from injuries received in a one-vehicle crash on S.D. Highway 15 south of Milbank on Saturday, March 29. 4/18/2014 9:37:00 AM SDDOT Holding Regional Safety Awareness Day The South Dakota Department of Transportation is holding a regional Safety Awareness Day on April 22 in Mitchell to discuss safety of our employees and of the traveling public. 4/18/2014 6:44:00 AM South Dakota Lottery to Launch Second Chance Drawing Program South Dakota instant ticket players who don?t win big when first scratching off their tickets may be luckier the second time around with a new second chance drawing program being implemented by the South Dakota Lottery. 4/18/2014 8:49:00 AM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the Lake Area Tech Governor's Luncheon at the Watertown Event Center in Watertown. 4/17/2014 3:25:00 PM Governor's Column: Celebrating Agriculture And Conservation On Earth Day Each year on April 22, we celebrate Earth Day as a reminder of the intrinsic value of clean air, clear water and abundant wildlife. 4/17/2014 3:30:00 PM Hoven Fifth Grader Wins South Dakota Arbor Day Poster Contest PIERRE, S.D. - Kendra Kaiser, a fifth grade student at Hoven Elementary School, in Hoven is the winner of the 2014 South Dakota Arbor Day Poster Contest. 4/17/2014 8:10:00 AM State Offers Monthly Training for Blind, Visually Impaired SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ? The South Dakota Rehabilitation Center for the Blind will begin hosting a series of monthly training sessions focusing on assistive technology for people who are blind or visually impaired. The first session will provide an introduction to assistive technology and will be held Saturday, May 10. 4/17/2014 2:26:00 PM New Amiotte Art Exhibit Opening Saturday in Cultural Heritage Center The Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society will debut its new exhibit, entitled ?Transformation & Continuity in Lakota Culture: The Collages of Arthur Amiotte, 1988-2014? on Saturday, April 19, in the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. 4/17/2014 2:21:00 PM I-90 and Cliff Avenue Interchange in Sioux Falls On Monday, April 21, the South Dakota Department of Transportation, in collaboration with the City of Sioux Falls, will continue work on Cliff Avenue and Interstate 90. 4/17/2014 8:30:00 AM I-90 Eastbound Construction Near Spearfish On Tuesday, April 22, construction will continue at Exit 17 in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 near Spearfish, according to the South Dakota Department of Transportation. 4/17/2014 4:46:00 PM Secretary Lentsch Applauds STB on Decision to Ensure Adequate Fertilizer Shipments PIERRE, S.D.-South Dakota Secretary of Agriculture Lucas Lentsch released the following statement after hearing the Surface Transportation Board?s (STB) decision to direct the railways to report their plans ensuring delivery of fertilizer shipments. 4/16/2014 10:37:00 AM McCook County Fatal Crash A Madison, S.D., man died in a one-vehicle crash on 252nd Street about one and one-half miles west of Salem on Tuesday, April 15. 4/16/2014 8:40:00 AM Clark County Fatal Crash WATERTOWN, S.D. ? A Henry, S.D. man died Monday in a two vehicle crash approximately twenty miles west of Watertown. 4/16/2014 4:43:00 PM