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Park Officials Provide Legion Lake Fire Update

December 13, 2017

Park Officials Provide Legion Lake Fire Update View Full Release >

Custer State Park Remains Closed Due to Wildfire

December 11, 2017

Custer State Park Remains Closed Due to Wildfire View Full Release>

Custer State Park is Closed Due to Wildfire

December 11, 2017

Custer State Park is Closed Due to Wildfire View Full Release>

Burn Permits Open within the Black Hills Fire Protection District

December 11, 2017

Burn Permits Open within the Black Hills Fire Protection District. View full release >

Land Owners Urged to Ensure Recently Burned Brush Piles are Extinguished

December 8, 2017

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture’s Wildland Fire Division is urging landowners, who have recently burned slash piles, to be vigilant about monitoring them to ensure that they have been completely extinguished. Smoldering material may continue to burn days after ignition. View full release >

I-90 Westbound Reopened; No Travel Advisories Increasing Across the State

December 4, 2017

Officials say Interstate 90 westbound has been reopened and motorists are advised a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper will direct traffic onto County Road 14-16 at exit 84 until crews can get a lane open to go around the remaining crashed semi. View full release >

Motorists Asked To Heed No Travel Advisories; I-90 WB Closed from Wall to New Underwood

December 4, 2017

Officials say Interstate 90 westbound is closed at Wall Exit 110 to New Underwood Exit 78 to due to crashes involving semis that will take time to get clear.  View full release:

Daugaard Administration Launches State Response Website

November 2, 2017

Gov. Dennis Daugaard today announced the launch of SDResponse.gov to provide the public with real-time information during severe weather and disaster situations. View full release >

When Changing Clocks, Check Smoke Alarms

November 2, 2017

South Dakota’s Fire Marshal says there are two things South Dakotans need to do this weekend: reset their clocks and check their smoke alarms. View full release >

October is Firewood Awareness Month

October 26, 2017

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture (SDDA) is celebrating Firewood Awareness Month in the month of October. View full release >

Not Too Early to Start Preparing For Winter Weather

October 20, 2017

Wednesday, Oct. 25, is Winter Weather Awareness Day in South Dakota. The day serves as a reminder that, sooner or later, winter weather will be here. View full release >