There will be a Meet-and-Greet for South Dakota Gubernatorial Candidate Lora Hubbel on Friday Feb. 21 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Howard Johnson Express Inn in Rapid City. There will be refreshments and hors'd oeuvres. Come here a Republican with a message different than the one you're getting from the establishment.
According to a Rapid City Journal article, an elementary school just outside Rapid City in Blackhawk will lose $200,000 in federal funding next year. The money is for math and literacy programs, but it is tied to student participation in the free and reduced lunch program. Witness the incentive to grow federal largess.
The South Dakota Department of Transportation, in collaboration with the Rapid City Metropolitan Planning Organization and the City of Rapid City, will hold a public open house on Wednesday, Feb. 12, to inform area residents on the replacement alternatives for the interchange at Interstate 90 and La Crosse Street in Rapid City. These replacement alternatives include modifications to the La Crosse Street corridor from Eglin Street to south of Mall Drive.
On Saturday, February 8, 2014, CAPT (OG) James A. Huff, USN (RET) is scheduled to present on his experiences while leading a naval intelligence team during Desert Shield/Desert Storm (1st Gulf War, 1990-1991). Sponsored by the Black Hills Veterans Writing Group, the event will take place at Western Dakota Technical Institute in Rapid City. The primary focus of this brief is on one case involving a Chilean arms dealer, Carlos Cardoen.
From the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce, the schedule for legislative crackerbarrel meetings in Rapid City for 2014, has been released. Legislative crackerbarrel meetings are open to the public. They are held from 9am to 11am on Saturday mornings at the South Dakota School of Mines New Classroom Building. They area a good way for citizens to hear from their elected representatives, to ask their elected representatives questions, and to let their voice be heard by their government.
Rapid City, SD: Mayor Sam Kooiker held a press conference at City Hall discussing details of the latest Quarterly Progress Report. The Progress Report is a quarterly update of projects in progress, long term goals, and actions taken.
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that he will appoint Alan Solano of Rapid City to the South Dakota State Senate. Solano will represent District 32, filling the seat vacated by Sen. Stan Adelstein, who resigned late last month for health reasons.Next Page »
"We don't intend to turn the Republican Party over to the traitors in the battle just ended. We will have no more of those candidates who are pledged to the same goals as our opposition and who seek our support. Turning the party over to the so-called moderates wouldn't make any sense at all." - Ronald Reagan, Nov. 10, 1964