- Documentary of rodeo legend Casey Tibbs nearly finished Updated: Feb-05-16 9:14 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - A Denver filmmaker producing a documentary about rodeo legend Casey Tibbs hopes to wrap up the project this month.
- Governor's office looking for summer internship applications Updated: Feb-05-16 2:20 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Gov. Dennis Daugaard is looking for two interns for his office's summer 2016 internship program in Pierre.
- Court upholds South Dakota vehicular homicide conviction Updated: Feb-04-16 5:26 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The South Dakota Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the conviction of a Lake Andes man who was drunk when he drove into two federal wildlife researchers, killing them.
- Airline company eyed by Pierre gets federal approval to fly Updated: Feb-01-16 10:57 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - A company that Pierre had backed for passenger air service has received federal approval to begin offering scheduled flights.
- Pierre fined $15,700 for falsified pollution control reports Updated: Jan-27-16 8:39 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota's Department of Environment and Natural Resources has fined the city of Pierre more than $15,700 for falsified pollution control reports.
- Baker named executive director of SD Arts Council Updated: Jan-27-16 2:15 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Department of Tourism Secretary James Hagen says Patrick Baker has been hired as executive director of the South Dakota Arts Council.
- Jackley: Taxicab killer 'likely' to get resentencing hearing Updated: Jan-25-16 4:47 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Attorney General Marty Jackley says a South Dakota man who was 14 when he was charged with killing a taxicab driver in Pierre will likely get a new resentencing hearing.
- Letter from Hugh Glass on display at Pierre heritage center Updated: Jan-22-16 10:19 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - A letter from the man whose story is told in the movie "The Revenant" is on display at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre.
- Husband of former US Senate candidate Bosworth avoids jail Updated: Jan-20-16 7:37 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - The husband of former Republican U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth has taken a deal and avoided jail time for charges related to his wife's 2014 campaign.
- Legislative committees diverge on county funding plans Updated: Jan-20-16 2:23 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota counties won approval Wednesday from a Senate committee to receive a share of alcohol tax funds, but House lawmakers shot down a more substantial plan to allow counties to impose sales taxes.
- Trail of Governors fundraising surpasses halfway mark Updated: Jan-19-16 12:34 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Fundraising for the Trail of Governors project in Pierre has hit the halfway mark.
- Hundreds gathering in Pierre for 3-day tourism conference Updated: Jan-19-16 2:31 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - About 600 people from across the state and country are gathering in Pierre this week for a conference hosted by the South Dakota Department of Tourism.
- Kids aviation event to be held in Pierre at Discovery Center Updated: Jan-19-16 2:02 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - The Pierre Elks Lodge Number 1953 is hosting an aviation event for kids at the South Dakota Discovery Center in Pierre.
- Governor appoints 2 to state's aeronautics commission Updated: Jan-15-16 2:03 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed two new members to the state's Aeronautics Commission.
- State general fund could run $23.5M deficit in fiscal 2019 Updated: Jan-14-16 11:27 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - A long-range financial forecast from Gov. Dennis Daugaard's administration projects that South Dakota could have a roughly $23.5 million deficit in the state's main bank account for budget year 2019.
- Sears Holdings to close Kmart stores in Mitchell, Pierre Updated: Jan-13-16 6:17 pm
MITCHELL, South Dakota - The Kmart stores in Mitchell and Pierre will be shutting their doors this spring.
- SD high court hears appeal of Pierre teen murder conviction Updated: Jan-13-16 3:40 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - The lawyer for a Pierre teenager convicted of killing a classmate has told the state Supreme Court that Braiden McCahren has been denied his right to defend himself against a lesser charge.
- State lawmaker to miss parts of session due to son's illness Updated: Jan-13-16 8:26 am
ABERDEEN, South Dakota - A state lawmaker from Aberdeen will miss parts of this year's legislative session due to his son's illness.
- Korean War vets throughout South Dakota honored with medal Updated: Jan-13-16 6:53 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Hundreds of Korean War veterans in South Dakota have been honored for their service.
- Daugaard wants sales tax increase to boost low teacher pay Updated: Jan-12-16 7:09 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Lawmakers should pass a half-cent sales tax increase to improve South Dakota's lowest-in-the-nation teacher pay so it's competitive with neighboring states, Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Tuesday in his State of the State address.
- 17-year-old girl dies in 1-vehicle crash in Pierre Updated: Jan-12-16 5:22 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Authorities have released the name of a 17-year-old girl killed in a one-vehicle crash in Pierre.
- SESSION '16: Things to know as lawmakers return to Pierre Updated: Jan-11-16 2:43 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota lawmakers are in for a busy 2016 legislative session when they return Tuesday. The state's financial picture has strengthened, putting lawmakers in better position to consider such goals as freezing college tuition and increasing pay for Medicaid providers. Here are some things to know as the session opens: