James Kinney

Kinney James Jim Richard Kinney was born April 5, 1941 to Mathias and Florence (Pollock) Kinney and passed away at his home in rural Vermillion, on Friday, May 20, 2011 after a courageous two-and-a-half year battle with prostate cancer. Funeral service was on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 10 a.m. … Read Article

Thelma Nelson-Dolan

Nelson-Dolan Thelma L. Nelson-Dolan, 86, of Brookings, died Sunday, May 22, 2011 at Stoney Brook Suites in Brookings. Memorial services were 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 26, 2011 at Ascension Lutheran Church, Brookings. Graveside services were at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 26, 2011 at Dalesburg Lutheran Cemetery, Dalesburg. Memorial visitation was … Read Article

SDPB honored

South Dakota Public Broadcasting, based in Vermillion, was presented the 2011 Organizational Governor's Award for History by the South Dakota State Historical Society at the SDSHS History Conference on Saturday, May 21, in Pierre. Accepting the award for SDPB was Dave Foote, left. Presenting Foote the award were, from left, … Read Article

Governor’s internship applications accepted for this fall

Gov. Dennis Daugaard is currently accepting applications for two Governor�s Office Internships this fall in Pierre. The selected interns will be paid for internships running from August/September to December 2011. Interns will assist the Governor�s staff with various projects, including processing Board and Commission appointments, pardon requests and extradition orders. … Read Article