South Dakota Governor’s Race Could Be Very Competitive!

The 2018 South Dakota Governor’s race could be very competitive, beginning with the republican primary between Attorney General Marty Jackley and Congresswoman Kristi Noem. Democrats have State Senator Billie Sutton in the running. Longtime political watcher Dave Owen...

State Futures Fund Could See Changes Next Year

The South Dakota Future Fund may see some changes next year. Governor Dennis Daugaard says dollars from the fund are being used in a number of economic and workforce development programs. [sc_embed_player fileurl="...

La Nina Event Is Underway!

Most weather watchers now agree….A La Nina event is underway. Dennis Todey with the Midwest Climate Hub (in Ames Iowa) says the indications for La Nina conditions have persisted. A La...

Gov. Daugaard Appoints Dawn M. Elshere As Third Circuit Judge

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that he will appoint Magistrate Judge Dawn M. Elshere as a circuit court judge in South Dakota’s Third Circuit Court in Brookings.    “I thank Judge Elshere for accepting this appointment,” said Gov. Daugaard. “As a...