Aberdeen Central def. Pierre, 25-17, 25-20, 25-22
Aberdeen Roncalli def. Langford, 25-7, 25-16, 25-21
Brandon Valley def. Pierre, 19-25, 25-17, 25-15, 25-22
Jones County def. Bennett County, 25-18, 25-16, 25-17
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Legislature will consider whether to try to impeach Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg for a car crash last year that killed a pedestrian, a House leader said.
Republican Speaker Spencer Gosch said Saturday that there is enough support in the state House to discuss impeachment.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court, in an opinion released Thursday, agreed with a lower court ruling that two people on a motorcycle who were severely injured in a crash with a volunteer firefighting trainee cannot collect damages from the city of Pierre and its fire department.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Endangered Missing Advisory has canceled an alert Monday for two children from Pierre, allegedly taken by their father who authorities say was exhibiting signs of impairment.
Aberdeen Central def. Sturgis Brown, 25-12, 20-25, 25-16, 25-14
Brookings def. Rapid City Stevens, 25-23, 20-25, 25-16, 25-14
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg will avoid a trial and take a plea deal on misdemeanor traffic charges in a crash last year in which he hit and killed a man who was walking along a rural highway, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Three people are in custody following a standoff in Pierre.
Law enforcement was following up on leads Friday that a 33-year-old man wanted for a violating a court-ordered furlough release was at an apartment complex in Pierre.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The bodies of two people have been recovered from the Missouri River near Pierre.
Hughes County Sheriff Patrick Callahan said his department received a report about 11 p.m.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's attorney general is attempting to access any psychiatric or psychological records of the man he struck and killed along a highway, alleging in court documents that the death may have been a suicide.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's attorney general wants to keep cameras and audio recording devices out of the courtroom when he goes on trial in connection with the death of a man along a highway.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court is expected to decide the fate of a voter-approved constitutional amendment legalizing recreational marijuana this spring...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers have just four more days to work out most of the details in this year's legislative session...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Thursday offered her opinion that the Legislature could easily convene to consider impeaching the state’s attorney general for his role in a fatal car crash, putting her at odds with the Republican lawmaker overseeing the proceedings...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Former South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced Monday he will run again for his old job in 2022, as the current attorney general faces calls for his resignation and impeachment over a fatal car crash...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota House lawmakers on Tuesday began impeachment proceedings against the state’s attorney general, who is facing misdemeanor charges for striking and killing a man with his car and is already under pressure to resign.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are considering impeaching the state's attorney general as he faces misdemeanor charges for striking and killing a man with his car, Republican legislative leaders said Monday.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s Republican attorney general was charged Thursday with three misdemeanors for striking and killing a man with his car last summer, avoiding more serious felony charges in a case that raised questions about how the state's top law enforcement official first reported the crash...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota judge in Pierre heard nearly three hours of arguments from attorneys on Wednesday in a lawsuit that will ultimately decide the fate of an amendment to the state constitution legalizing recreational marijuana, medical marijuana and hemp...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Despite the FBI on Monday warning of plans for armed protests at all 50 state capitals in the coming days, South Dakota lawmakers in Pierre prepared to launch the legislative session with few concerns about armed groups and one lawmaker encouraging a lie by right-wing pundits that last week's U...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota lawmaker said she will be participating in the upcoming legislative session remotely until she receives a vaccine for COVID-19...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg said he's confident he didn't commit a crime when he struck and killed a man as he drove along a dark highway in September...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — One group of South Dakotans marked the Thanksgiving holiday by setting up a makeshift memorial near the state Capitol in Pierre for those who have died from COVID-19...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court will decide whether the city of Pierre and its fire department are liable for a traffic crash that caused permanent damages to a motorcycle driver and a passenger...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Rep. Shawn Bordeaux is having a tough week. In the span of 24 hours, he witnessed three bills he introduced with the backing of at least one Native American tribe effectively killed in a legislative committee.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds announced on Thursday that he is seeking reelection after recent months of uncertainty while his wife underwent treatment for cancer...
The Pierre Junior Shooters air pistol team saw some competition last week, as they took on the Demmer Center Air Pistol Spartans in a National Air Pistol League competition. The Spartans would go on to win 1412 to 1292.
The Pierre Little Governors third grade boys basketball team had some success this weekend, as they took first place at the Gettysburg Tournament held last Saturday.
The Little Govs defeated Gettysburg in their opening game before winning a hard fought battle against Timber Lake in the semifinals.
A performance by the group Ondekoza on Sunday afternoon at T.F. Riggs Theater concluded a week-long stay in the Pierre area, as a part of the Arts Midwest World Fest tour, hosted locally by the Short Grass Arts Council.
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem was in Pierre on Monday morning to meet with various ag groups at the South Dakota Wheat Building on Euclid Avenue.
It was the concluding stop on a series of visits she’s made across the state over the last several days to talk to residents about the new tax plan enacted by the Congress.
Jim Peitz convinced the Pierre City Commission on Tuesday to approve a new airport lease for a big new hangar he and his wife, Cathy, plan to build this year at the airport.
It will house a new base for air ambulance service for Avera St.
Donald Wayne Cromwell, 86, of Draper, SD, passed away December 16, 2017 at Avera Maryhouse, Pierre. Memorial services will be Thursday, Dec. 21, at 2:00pm, at Draper Auditorium. Burial, will full military honors, will be Friday, Dec.
Upon responding to a noise complaint in the 600 block of West Dakota Avenue at about 4:44 a.m. Dec. 9, officers with the Pierre Police Department arrested several individuals attempting to flee the scene, Capt.
Tristian Tuffs pleaded guilty last week in Fort Pierre to two felony drug charges that carry possible sentences of years in prison.
Tuffs, who is 20 and lives in Pierre, appeared before state Circuit Judge Mark Barnett on Nov.
Anyone looking for a chance to talk to a police officer - or two or three - in a relaxed setting can hit the Burger King in Pierre on Thursday morning for “Coffee with a Cop.”
Don Hosman, 74, of Pierre, died Monday, December 4 at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital. Visitation will be 5:30-7:00 pm Thursday, December 7, at Oahe Presbyterian Church with a Prayer Service at 7:00 pm. Services will be 10:30 am Friday, December 8, at Oahe Presbyterian Church with burial at Riverside Cemetery.
People often wonder what happens to their tax dollars. They wonder how government leaders are utilizing their contributions to make their lives and their community better. People want to know –what are you doing for me?
The 17th Annual Pierre Parade of Lights on Monday, Nov. 20, will be a great way to kick off the holiday season of shopping locally, Laura Schoen Carbonneau told the City Commission this week.
She’s the CEO of the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce.
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GRAYSLAKE, Ill. — The pilot of a plane that left Pierre on Sunday, Nov. 12, escaped injury when he made an emergency landing near Chicago.
Officials say the single-engine Cessna was heading from Pierre to Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, Illinois when the pilot reported engine trouble.
Irene Camin, 93 of Pierre, died Wednesday, November 1 at Pierre Care and Rehab. Graveside Service will be 12:30 pm, mst, Friday, November 3 at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the D.A.V.
It’ll be a little over a month before one of Northridge Plaza’s newest tenants opens its doors with what promises to be a first-of-its-kind dining experience for Pierre.
Tokyo Japanese Cuisine, which specializes in sushi and sashimi — that’s fresh, raw seafood for those unfamiliar with the popular Japanese culinary creation — plans to open at the end of November or early in December, manager David Chen told the Capital Journal on Wednesday.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota House member's admission this week that he had sexual contact with two interns has raised questions — and conflicting accounts — about the ways legislators and interns interact in this tiny government town...