South Dakotans have drawn strong battle lines over the last decade over whether to finish building the Keystone XL pipeline or not. Now, the debate is over, as TC Energy has halted the project all together.
A contentious legal battle between Governor Kristi Noem, the U.S. Department of Interior and the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, over the blocking of Forth of July fireworks at Mount Rushmore, may reach a verdict today.
Gov. Kristi Noem on Monday told South Dakota’s tourism industry to gear up for a busy summer, as she expects an influx of visitors itching to travel after more than a year of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department responded on Friday, April 16, to a report of a hunting accident involving two men who were bowhunting turkeys.
There were 133 new COVID-19 cases reported on Monday in South Dakota. This brings the state’s total known case number to 120,395. 6 new deaths have been reported bringing the states total death toll to 1,953.
The CEO of Pfizer, Albert Bourla, recently announced that a third dose of the Pfizer vaccination will likely be required 6 to 12 months after the second dose. Doctor Shankar Kurra, the Vice President of Medical Affairs at Monument Health, says that the science doesn’t suggest the same.