Gov. Kristi Noem defended the upcoming celebration at the memorial in a recent interview.
Julia Lee Carter is facing charges of first-degree manslaughter and abuse or cruelty to a minor.
Several groups led by Native American activists are planning protests for Trump’s July 3 visit, part of his “comeback” campaign for a nation reeling from sickness, unemployment and social unrest.
Amid a campaign to take down statues across the country that has moved quickly from targeting monuments of Confederate generals to those of former presidents, South Dakota’s governor is promising that the famed Mount Rushmore will not be next.
The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office in South Dakota said in a statement that first responders found the boy with several bite wounds. He was flown by helicopter to a hospital where he died of his injuries, the sheriff’s office said.
A meat plant in South Dakota is being shut down after 293 of its employees tested positive for coronavirus.
Even during a pandemic, some teachers are showing that they're still willing to go above and beyond for their students.
Authorities say nine people have been killed after a plane crashed in South Dakota.
South Dakota's latest anti-drug campaign slogan, “Meth. We’re On It,” has not been as well received as originally hoped.