Winter high school sports in South Dakota remain on schedule

PIERRE, S.D. – The winter high school sports season is on track to start on time in South Dakota. The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors held a special meeting Tuesday to discuss the start date for the winter sports season. After hearing from multiple athletic directors and school officials, no motion was made to delay the…

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South Dakota well represented at the 2020 National Finals Rodeo

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is set to take place from December 3-12 in Arlington, Texas and South Dakota will be well represented. For a complete list of contestants at the NFR, click here. Meanwhile, the 2020 National Finals Breakaway Roping will be held Dec. 8-10 at Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX. Tanegai Zilverberg from…

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Wildlife fencing to be installed on I-90 near Spearfish

SPEARFISH, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Transportation will install an eight-foot tall wildlife fence in Spearfish, from Exit 8 – Exit 14 near I-90. The project is set to begin around March or April 2021 and be completed in early October of the same year. The intent is to increase safety for individuals traveling in the area by…

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Mass testing event held in Rapid City over the weekend provides over 2,000 tests to the public

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The mass testing event in Rapid City that took place over the weekend and Monday had 2,137 people participate. The COVID-19 tests were self-administered nasal swabs that allow individuals to swab their own nose while being supervised by trained medical staff to ensure social distancing. Major Whitney Bruinsma, OIC for South Dakota mass testing said “we…

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Krabbenhoft replaced as Sanford Health CEO

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sanford Health has announced the replacement of CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft. The move comes nearly a week after questionable statements Krabbenhoft made regarding COVID-19, wearing a mask, and possible immunity went viral. photo courtesy: Sanford Health The Board of Trustees recognizes Krabbenhoft’s contributions to the organization over his long tenure. He assumed the role of president and…

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