Jackley warns of transient paving and roofing scams targeting the state

Attorney General Marty Jackley is warning South Dakota consumers and business owners about transient paving and roofing scams that are heavily targeting South Dakota citizens. The Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division and local Law Enforcement across the state have received numerous complaints about out-of-state transients going door-to-door promising low estimates … Read Article

Gov. Daugaard seeks disaster declaration for late-June storms

Gov. Dennis Daugaard has requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration to help South Dakota recover from a late-June weather pattern that produced strong straight-line winds, severe storms, tornadoes and flooding. The request is for public assistance in seven counties. Preliminary assessments show that the series of storms from June 19 through … Read Article

City creates TIF for Bliss Pointe development

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net Developments are progressing rapidly with the proposed Bliss Pointe development district. On Monday, the Vermillion City Council approved the first reading of an ordinance establishing the district and created a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District for blocks one through six. In April, the Vermillion Area Chamber … Read Article