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SD pot legalization campaign submits signatures for ballot

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Advocates for legalizing recreational marijuana in South Dakota have submitted thousands of…

SDSU awarded $1 million precision ranching research grant

South Dakota State University researchers from the Departments of Animal Science and Natural Resource Management have been…

South Dakota ethics board moves forward on Noem complaints

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota ethics board has moved to hire an outside attorney…

Brookings City Council recount complete: Doran remains the winner

The Brookings City Council recount is complete. A few votes changed, but not the outcome. In the…

Sioux Falls man injured in fertilizer truck rollover near Sinai

A Sioux Falls man is injured in a semi truck and trailer rollover southeast of Sinai. Brookings…

State Fire Marshal investigating fatal fire near Bryant

The South Dakota Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a deadly fire in Hamlin County. Fire crews were…

8 Midwest states seek permanent waiver to sell E15 gas

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Governors from eight Midwest states asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Thursday…

Disabled man assaulted at Brookings store

Brookings police arrest a man for assaulting a disabled individual in Wal-Mart. Police Sergeant Joel Perry says…

City of Brookings hires interim police chief

The interim chief will serve until the search for a new chief is completed. Perry Miller has…

Nearly two-thirds of South Dakota Counties see increases in tourism in 2021

The tourism industry in South Dakota set a new record last year as visitor spending in the…