South Dakota State News RSS Feed Up-to-date links to the latest news from South Dakota State Government en-us 3/25/2017 2:49:20 AM News Tips Gov. Dennis Daugaard will attend the Madison High School Automotive Shop Ribbon Cutting. 3/24/2017 2:30:00 PM Governor's Column: A Chance To Be SD's Capital For A Day In the 1990s, Gov. George S. Mickelson started a new tradition in South Dakota called Capital for a Day. Gov. Mickelson would travel to a community and issue an executive proclamation declaring that town as South Dakota?s Capital for a Day. 3/24/2017 3:25:00 PM Statement From Gov. Daugaard On Keystone XL Gov. Dennis Daugaard issued the following statement today in response to the State Department?s issuance of a permit for construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline. 3/24/2017 3:30:00 PM SD Ag Chat: Tourism Industry Taking Note of Vacationer Interest in Agri-Tourism Agriculture and tourism are both important industries in South Dakota. 3/24/2017 9:48:00 AM SD Ag Chat: Young SD Couple Building Cattle Herd from Square One In this SD Ag Chat, hear about one young couple whose love for cattle makes the challenges they face to build their herd worth the risk. 3/24/2017 9:04:00 AM Bunnies Rock! at Family Fun Saturday April 8 at Cultural Heritage Center Young bunnies are a sure sign of spring and they will be the focus for Family Fun Saturday ?Bunnies Rock!? at the Cultural Heritage Center on April 8 from 10-11:30 a.m. CDT. 3/24/2017 3:20:00 PM Charles Mix County Fatal Crash DANTE, S.D. ? One man died in a one-vehicle crash that happened Thursday night near Dante. 3/24/2017 8:00:00 AM National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 3-7 ?Work Zone Safety Is In Your Hands? National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 3-7, and the South Dakota Department of Transportation is teaming up with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and state transportation departments across the country to remind motorists to drive safely through work zones. 3/24/2017 10:23:00 AM State Officials meet with Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Leadership State officials met Thursday with the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate leadership to discuss a variety of issues. 3/24/2017 7:42:00 PM April 1 is the deadline for the elderly and disabled property tax assessment freeze program Elderly and disabled South Dakotans have until April 1 to apply for property tax relief under South Dakota?s Assessment Freeze for the Elderly and Disabled Program. 3/24/2017 2:35:00 PM SD Ag Chat: Agriculture and Game Fish and Parks, Blazing a Trail Together In this SD Ag Chat, hear the head of the state?s Game, Fish and Parks Department talk about the important relationship between landowners and sportsmen and women. 3/23/2017 2:20:00 PM SD Ag Chat: What Happens in Agriculture, Doesn?t Stay in Agriculture In this SD Ag Chat, hear how what happens to the ag economy has an effect on the entire state. 3/23/2017 2:05:00 PM SD Ag Chat: Be Counted, Answer NASS Surveys In this SD Ag Chat, South Dakota?s state statistician tells how answering USDA NASS surveys has a direct effect on farmers and ranchers. 3/23/2017 2:00:00 PM ?A Life?s Work: Paul Goble Illustrations of American Indian Stories? exhibit to open April 4 at Cultural Heritage Center The Cultural Heritage Center Museum in Pierre is hosting a traveling exhibition that features South Dakota artist and author Paul Goble (1933-2017). 3/23/2017 3:30:00 PM Rosehill Dam Included as part of a Stream Restoration Project Today, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) announced that a reconstruction project involving the Rosehill Dam, located in Hand County, will not be completed and that the agency will instead pursue a stream restoration in the project area. 3/23/2017 3:25:00 PM