State Historical Society website includes 1898-1899 South Dakota Brand Book

The South Dakota State Historical Society-Archives recently added an online index listing more than 1,500 names of brand owners listed in the "South Dakota State Brand Book, 1898-1899." This undated postcard is titled, “Branding on the Plains.” (Photo courtesy of the South Dakota State Historical Society-Archives) Volunteers created the database … Read Article

For The Record

Cases Disposed 12/16-22/2011 Samuel Martin, 713 W. Chestnut, Vermillion; No drivers license, $54.00 plus costs Wallace Cook, 216 Prospect Street, Vermillion; Speeding other roadways, $19.00 plus costs Emelia Faith Hansen, 5701 W. Parliament Dr., Sioux Falls; Use of nontransparent material on vehicle window, $25.00 Kelly Bromley, 8016 Browning St., Sioux … Read Article