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Rounds Supports Legislation to Provide Live Load Haulers with Additional Flexibility on ELD Rules
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today cosponsored legislation to give live load haulers additional flexibility and relief from the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) rules. The Transporting Livestock Across America Safely Act, introduced earlier this week by Sen....
May 26, 2018

Zinke, Noem announce Trump rollback for outfitters, guides
WALL, S.D. — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says President Donald Trump has rolled back pay requirements for outfitters and guides who operate on federal lands. Zinke and U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem made the announcement Friday in South Dakota. Zinke says Trump exempted out...
May 26, 2018

RCPD arrests DUI driver after multiple hit & run crashes
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City police have arrested a woman who allegedly drove drunk and struck several vehicles. 26-year-old Kayla Lamont has been arrested on a multitude of charges after crashing into multiple vehicles on Rapid City's north side. At around 10:40 a.m. on May 2...
May 25, 2018

Tourism officials target Chinese travelers
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - South Dakota tourism officials are targeting a foreign country with a big appetite for international travel. State officials are working with a marketing company in China to try to attract the millions of Chinese tourists who come to the United States each ye...
May 25, 2018

Mother of emaciated toddlers sentenced to federal prison
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The mother of two toddlers found emaciated on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in 2016 has been sentenced to three years in federal prison after violating probation. Darcel Featherman, 35,  recently admitted to possessing methamphetamine when Rapid City ...
May 25, 2018

Rapid City Mayor says renovation of Barnett not feasible
RAPID CITY SD -- Rapid City Mayor Steve Allender blasted the former Mayors' promotion of the so-called "Plan C" arena expansion, and asked voters to build the new "Plan A" arena with a Yes vote in the referendum on June 5th. Allender held a press conference in the current Barne...
May 25, 2018

Judge: Births not recorded at FLDS compound
CUSTER, S.D. - A South Dakota judge's ruling has confirmed that children were born on a remote Black Hills compound run by a secretive religious sect, offering new insight into life within the polygamous FLDS.The ruling in September by Seventh Circuit Judge Jeff W. Davis revealed...
May 24, 2018

Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD
WASHINGTON - One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind." Meet service members entrusted with guarding nuclear missiles that are among the most powerful in America's arsenal. Air Force re...
May 24, 2018

Officials look for driver who struck, killed woman
CANTON, S.D. - Lincoln County sheriff's officials say the woman whose body was found in a ditch near Worthing is the apparent victim of a hit-and-run crash. Authorities began a search for 34-year-old Tessa Jacobs Wednesday evening after she failed to return from a walk. Officers...
May 24, 2018

Powell man gets prison sentenced in wife's shooting death
POWELL, Wyo. - A Powell man has been sentenced to 18 to 20 years in prison for the shooting death of his wife. The Cody Enterprise reports 65-year-old David Williamson was sentenced this week after pleading guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Shirley Williamson in A...
May 24, 2018

Man gets 10-year sentence in fatal reservation shooting
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A man who admitted helping the suspects in a fatal shooting on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation a year ago has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, along with another eight years in an unrelated drug case. Thirty-one-year-old Scott Benson earlier this year p...
May 24, 2018

Bridger Gordon of Sturgis FFA among elite
INDIANAPOLIS - A Sturgis FFA student has been named a U.S. Presidential Scholar -- an elite designation shared only by seven others nationally. Bridger Gordon of Whitewood was named to the scholar list this week by the National FFA Organization. The U.S. Presidential Scholar de...
May 24, 2018

Infant mortality rates rise in South Dakota
PIERRE, S.D. — Baby deaths are raising concerns for South Dakota officials as a new report shows infant mortality rates rose last year. A Department of Health report released Wednesday shows the state averaged 7.8 deaths per 1,000 live births last year. That compares to 4....
May 24, 2018

Gov. Dennis Daugaard donates thousands to legislative hopefuls
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has donated $13,000 to Republican state legislative candidates across South Dakota ahead of the primary election. The governor's campaign committee, Daugaard for South Dakota, filed a pre-primary campaign finance report this week sh...
May 24, 2018

Thune introduces legislation to help improve accuracy of U.S. Drought Monitor
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee and a longtime member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, today introduced the Improved Soil Moisture and Precipitation Monitoring Act of 2018, legislation that would provide tools and di...
May 24, 2018
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