Six couples filed a federal lawsuit seeking to block South Dakota’s gay marriage ban, leaving North Dakota as the only state in the country with an unchallenged law prohibiting same-sex weddings.
Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
A monthly economic survey shows businesses looking forward to steady growth for the next six months.
Rocker Joan Jett says she’s stepping off South Dakota’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade because political agendas are getting in the way of a fun event.
A South Dakota mother is the target of both praise and criticism after she blogged that kids being bullied should toughen up.
A storm system that buried parts of Wyoming and South Dakota in heavy, wet snow on Friday also brought powerful thunderstorms packing tornadoes to the Great Plains.
CNBC named South Dakota the top state for business in 2013, while Missouri and Illinois fell much further down the list.
Some towns in the stretch of river from Quincy, Ill., to Grafton, Ill., reached 10-12 feet above flood stage.
The change is not expected to make much difference in water levels downstream in the Missouri or Mississippi rivers.
Former South Dakota Senator who died Sunday was a friend of Tom Eagleton’s, member of Stan Musial Society.