Category: South Dakota

SD AG Statement on Youth Minimum Wage Ballot Measure

SD AG Statement on Youth Minimum Wage Ballot Measure

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today he has delivered to the Secretary of State an Attorney General Explanation for Referred Law 20.

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2016 American Clarion SD Legislative Scorecard

2016 American Clarion SD Legislative Scorecard

The 2016 South Dakota legislative scorecard from American Clarion is now available online. This is the first time American Clarion has put together a scorecard which scores legislative votes during the last legislative session.

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211 Help Line Assists Thousands in Black Hills

211 Help Line Assists Thousands in Black Hills

In 2015, more than 11,500 people in the Black Hills contacted Helpline Center and the 2-1-1 line in search of information and assistance, according to a new annual report.

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GEAR UP Grand Jury Indictments Come Down

GEAR UP Grand Jury Indictments Come Down

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today the three individuals who were arrested by complaint for their roles in the financial misconduct case surrounding the GEAR UP in March 2016, have each been indicted by a Charles Mix Grand Jury.

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Michele Bachmann speaking at the Fourth Annual John Witherspoon College ScholarShare.

Michele Bachmann Stirs Crowd in Rapid City

John Witherspoon College in Rapid City held its fourth annual ScholarShare event this evening at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center this evening, with keynote speaker former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann.

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School Sentinel Training Program to Begin

School Sentinel Training Program to Begin

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley confirmed today the first School Sentinel Training Program has been scheduled for July 25- August 5, 2016 at the Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pierre.

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South Dakota Vote 360 App

South Dakota Vote 360 App

With absentee voting starting April 22nd for the June 7th primary, Secretary of State Shantel Krebs is informing citizens of the Vote 605 App that allows registered voters to look up their polling place from their smart phone or tablet.

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JWC ScholarShare with Michele Bachmann

JWC ScholarShare with Michele Bachmann

The fourth annual John Witherspoon College ScholarShare on April 12 will feature a wonderful banquet, rich fellowship, an update on our remarkable fourth year, and a powerful challenge from former Presidential Candidate and Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, a true Patriot with a dynamic core of conviction, who has never let the best interests of our country be subordinated to political correctness.

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FHA Scorecard for 2016 Legislative Session

FHA Scorecard for 2016 Legislative Session

Family Heritage Alliance Action has released it’s scorecard for the 2016 South Dakota legislative session. The scorecard scored 20 bills including topics ranging from restroom safety bills, human trafficking, civil asset forfeiture, alcohol, education, abortion, gambling, parental rights and more. Many of the results were not surprising, as we have come to know what to expect from many legislators, both good and bad.

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Berlin 1945

1945 Berlin Survivor to Speak in Rapid City

A young girl of 11 hides in the ruins of 1945 Berlin with her mother as the Soviet Army overruns the city in the final hours of the Third Reich. Ingrid Radke-Azvedo was witness to the brutal atrocities that comes from revenge. She will tell her story visually to the Black Hills Veterans Writing Group on Saturday, April 9, at Ellsworth Air Force Base’s South Dakota Air and Space Museum, 9-1130 am (first half hour is social period).

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