“The geography, if you think about it, we’re actually a very landlocked state,” said Scott Stahl. “We don’t have access to the Mississippi River or barges on the Missouri River that would allow for transportation other than the rail.”
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem has appointed Monae Johnson, who won election for secretary of state in November, to fill the position for the next month following the early resignation of the current secretary of state.
Olivia Essig, Campaign Director of the Sioux Empire United Way, says many donors appreciate that the non-profits go through a vetting process, including community impact, outcomes, and audited financials.