Visit for 2013 State Fair results

More than 3,500 4-H members competed with more than 19,884 exhibits during the 2013 South Dakota State Fair. The diversity found within the more than 19,000 exhibits is extraordinary said Peter Nielson, SDSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program Director. “Youth competed in everything from showing traditional livestock and horses, dogs, … Read Article

Governor seeking interns for spring term

Gov. Dennis Daugaard is currently seeking applications for two spring 2014 Governor’s Office Internships in Pierre. The positions will be paid and run from early January through May 2014. Governor’s office interns have the opportunity to work at the highest level of state government, learning about and preparing legislation to … Read Article

Junior Achievement of Vermillion announces 2013-14 board members

Junior Achievement of Vermillion is proud to announce that Ric Rasmussen, Rasmussen Motors, is serving as the Board Chair for the 2013-2014 year. Tasha Anderson, University of South Dakota, and Joe Hoose, SESDAC, were recently elected to the JA Vermillion board. Other members serving on the board include Shannon Fairholm, … Read Article

Creative writers’ camp will be held at USD

Teachers, school administrators, and other educators are invited to nominate talented high school students for “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: A Creative Writers’ Camp,” to be held Saturday, Sept. 28, at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. The Dakota Writing Project (DWP), a local teachers’ organization affiliated with the National Writing … Read Article