Two more law enforcement officers expressed doubt with the account South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg has given of what happened in a September 2020 incident where he struck and killed Joe Boever outside of Highmore, South Dakota.
Governor Kristi Noem has released a new campaign ad touting her record "protecting girls sports." However, the ad, and the decision to air in national television markets, have drawn the ire of many of her opponents.
In his first television interview since the passing of his wife Jean in November, Senator Mike Rounds opens up about his struggle through the last several weeks, and what the future might hold for him, both politically and personally.
Sherry Bren testified before the Government Operations and Audit Committee (GOAC) that the circumstances under which Governor Kristi Noem's daughter, Kassidy Peters, received her appraisal licenses were highly unusual. She also testified that she was forced to quit her job unwillingly.
The South Dakota Government Operations and Audit Committee (GOAC) is set to hear from Sherry Bren for the first time since the Associated Press reported on a controversy involving Bren and a meeting with Governor Kristi Noem and other state officials at the Governor's Mansion in July 2020.
Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg is slated to be impeached by the South Dakota State Legislature. A month after that committee was officially formed by a vote of the South Dakota State House, no more meetings have been scheduled, and next to no new updates have come out.
In delivering her budget address, Governor Kristi Noem attempted to strike a balance between her deep-seeded fiscal conservatism, and coming up with a plan for the millions of COVID relief dollars the state intends to spend from Biden's American Rescue Plan.