Letters Thank you, dispatchers To the editor: They work behind the scenes to make sure EMTs, firefighters and law enforcement officers respond quickly and efficiently to emergency and disaster situations. They work 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help ensure your safety. They are the communications hub … Read Article

Vermillion’s water system recognized by DENR for drinking water compliance

Vermillion's water system recognized by DENR for drinking water compliance The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced that the city of Vermillion public water system and the system's certified operators have been awarded a Drinking Water Certificate of Achievement Award. The award is for outstanding water … Read Article

Troopers plan checkpoints

Troopers plan checkpoints During the month of April, the South Dakota Highway Patrol plans to hold sobriety checkpoints in the following counties: Brookings, Brown, Charles Mix, Clark, Clay, Custer, Codington, Davison, Day, Douglas, Hand, Jackson, Jerauld, Lawrence, Meade, Minnehaha, Moody, Pennington, Roberts, Stanley, Sully, Tripp, and Yankton. In addition to … Read Article