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Governor asking National Guard to set up hospital capacity in Sioux Falls, Rapid City
PIERRE, .S.D - South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem on Thursday says she is asking the National Guard to help in the fight of COVID-19. During her media briefing, the governor said the National Guard will help set up hospital capacity in Sioux Falls and Rapid City. Federal funding will help cover the cost of using the National Guard. Noem said the National Guard will be building up supplemental f...
April 2, 2020
Thune Launches Special COVID-19 Resources Page on His Website
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) today launched a microsite to provide South Dakotans with important up-to-date information about the COVID-19 pandemic. The microsite features n...
April 2, 2020

State Dept of Health reports 36 new COVID-19 cases; Lawrence County adds three
PIERRE, S.D. – The number of COVID-19 cases in South Dakota saw another double-digit increase in the latest update from the South Dakota Department of Health. Health officials report 36 new pos...
April 2, 2020

Construction on Keystone XL pipeline to begin immediately
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Major construction projects are moving forward along both U.S. borders and raising fears that the influx of workers could spread the coronavirus. Along the northern border, a Ca...
April 2, 2020

Temporary Extensions Granted For Driver License Expiration Dates
PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Kristi Noem has signed legislation that gives the Department of Public Safety Cabinet Secretary the authority to order the temporary extension of the expiration date for cert...
April 2, 2020

City of Sturgis says Good Deeds Program very successful
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Good Deeds Program is quickly becoming very popular among the elderly and those living with critical conditions. This program allows Sturgis residents to call the Library ...
April 2, 2020

Board of Regents freezes tuition and fees at public colleges
PIERRE, S.D. — The governing board of South Dakota's public universities has made a slew of decisions, including to freeze tuition and fees for next year. Board of Regents president Kevin Schi...
April 1, 2020

Police investigating unattended death after human remains discovered
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City police are currently investigating an unattended death after human remains were located near Rapid Creek. On March 31st at around 3:00 p.m., police were dispatched to 33...
April 1, 2020

COVID-19 spreads through South Dakota family's close ties
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Infectious disease experts say that while the coronavirus spreads fast in cities, rural communities are also vulnerable because of strong family ties. Caterina Scoglio, a p...
April 1, 2020

South Dakota Class AA Girls' All-State Selections
UNDATED - Five seniors and a junior have been named to the Class AA girls' basketball all-state team, which is selected by the South Dakota High School Basketball Coaches Association. Here are the teams: First Team Emma Ronsiek, O'Gorman, Sr., 16.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 3.2 apg, 26 st...
April 2, 2020

Changes coming to NFL playoffs
UNDATED — There will be a new format for the NFL playoffs this postseason. NFL team owners have voted to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference for a total of 14. Only two teams will get a first-round bye — the teams with the best record in the AFC and N...
April 1, 2020

Bucks try to make sure they're ready whenever season resumes
MILWAUKEE — The NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks remain confident the coronavirus pandemic won’t put a permanent halt to the season and that they’ll get to resume chasing their first league title in nearly half a century. The Bucks had a league-best 53-12 record whe...
April 1, 2020

Ciara Duffy Honored With Becky Hammon POY Award
UNDATED - On Tuesday, Her Hoop Stats announced that University of South Dakota senior basketball star Ciara Duffy was the inaugural recipient of their Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year award. “That was a cool thing to get for sure,” stated Duffy. “It&rs...
April 1, 2020

SDHSAA Keeping Door Open On Sports and Activities
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Activities Association held an urgent board of directors meeting on Friday to discuss a plan of action for high school sports and activities for both winter and spring. For starters, a lot of information was discussed and quite a few p...
March 27, 2020

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