Following a crash on I-229 on July 22nd that ended with three fatalities, a group of friends and family of the victims gathered at Spencer Park in Sioux Falls to honor the memory of Sean Morck, Breeanne Gaffin, and Kali Johnson.
The tributes came in from current and former Dakota News Now employees on Friday morning. Because it’s Vanessa Gomez’s final day at the station. After 5 1/2 years here, Vanessa is leaving to become the Senior Media Relations Specialist at Sanford Health. We will miss the energy she has brought to the morning news!
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem is barring the state’s Department of Education from applying for federal grants in history or civics over concerns about how certain teachings on systemic racism would be tied to the grants.