Volante staffers attended two days of the legislative session last week and compiled a list of South Dakota legislation to keep an eye on for the next two months.
The 2013 South Dakota state legislature began its session in early January and...Pierre
South Dakota’s House of Representatives passed House Bill 1087 Jan. 29, which would allow school districts to have the option to hire armed sentinels to protect students.
Introduced Jan. 17 and...Pierre
An exhibition honoring the late Bill Janklow, former governor of South Dakota, is on display at I.D. Weeks Library on the campus of the University of South Dakota.
The exhibition, unveiled Feb....Pierre
The University of South Dakota Student Government Association met with South Dakota’s Student Federation Dec. 11 and the Board of Regents Dec. 12 to discuss topics that have been on the agenda for...Pierre
South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley said a new report is further evidence that South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Program is working.
The program was started in 2005, giving people convicted...Pierre
The people of South Dakota have spoken, and they want U.S. House Representative Kristi Noem representing them for another two years.
Noem was re-elected as South Dakota’s at-large member of the...Pierre
The District 17 state Senate race ended in a narrow margin Tuesday night.
Democrat Tom Jones was elected to the South Dakota Senate against Republican opponent John Chicoine, with the final count...Pierre