Yearly Archives: 2021

Joint Redistricting Committee Holds First Meeting

PIERRE — The first steps in resetting South Dakota’s legislative districts were taken Tuesday at the South Dakota State Capitol as the House and Senate Redistricting Committees met for the first time. Legislative Research Council attorney Matt Frame says the Redistricting Committee may not see 2020 Census numbers until the end of September… It’s possible…read more »

Tip in Finishes South Dakota State’s Season

SIOUX FALLS – Kevin Obanor’s putback as time expired sent Oral Roberts to the Summit League championship game, as the Golden Eagles defeated South Dakota State 90-88 in semifinal action Monday night at the Sanford Pentagon. It was a wild ending to a half filled with big shots by both teams, as South Dakota State…read more »

South Dakota Women into Summit League Finals

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—South Dakota returns to the Summit League Championship game for the eighth time in nine tries after knocking off third-seeded North Dakota State 81-55 Monday afternoon inside the Sanford Pentagon. USD will face eighth-seeded Omaha in a 1 p.m. final Tuesday. The 18-5 Coyotes are looking for their third-straight NCAA Tournament berth tomorrow.…read more »

SoDak 16 Matchups for Class A and B

Class A #1 Vermillion vs. #16 Milbank #2 Dakota Valley vs. #15 Sisseton #3 Sioux Valley vs. #14 Wagner #4 Sioux Falls Christian vs. #13 Custer #5 St. Thomas More vs. #12 Madison #6 Chamberlain vs. #11 Flandreau #7 Winner vs. #10 Mobridge-Pollock #8 Dell Rapids vs. #9 Rapid City Christian Class B #1 De…read more »

South Dakota House Approves Bills With Pierre Spending Connections

PIERRE — The South Dakota House made quick work of two spending bills, approving them as the 2021 Legislative session winds down. Senate Bill 17 lets the Department of Corrections buy the Sharpe Rentals building near the State Women’s prison for 910-thousand dollars. Representative Steve Haugaard of Sioux Falls was the only legislator to speak…read more »

Pierre City Commission To Meet Tonight

PIERRE — The Pierre City Commission is meeting tonight at the Pierre Municipal Building. Tonight’s meeting will begin with a Covid-19 update in special business before Commissioners consider approval of a six-item consent calendar. The calendar includes minutes from the March 2nd meeting, new hires for the police department and library, an employee transfer, a…read more »

Pierre School Board Gets Update On Covid-19 Status Within School District

PIERRE — Pierre School District Superintendent Dr. Kelly Glodt updated the Pierre School Board Monday night on the status of Covid-19 in the District. Glodt says the District saw a spike since last month’s meeting… Glodt says the cases are all currently at Georgia Morse Middle School. For the year the Pierre School District has…read more »

Final Scores for SoDak 16, SoDak 16 Qualifiers

Girls Class AA Aberdeen Central 70, Spearfish 35 Brandon Valley 62, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 49 Harrisburg 63, Sturgis Brown 49 Mitchell 50, Watertown 33 Rapid City Central 44, Huron 43 Rapid City Stevens 49, Pierre 34 Sioux Falls O’Gorman 58, Sioux Falls Lincoln 20 Sioux Falls Washington 63, Brookings 30 Boys Class AA Aberdeen Central…read more »