S.D. Governor Vetos Transgender Bathroom LawSouth Dakota's governor vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have made it the first state in the U.S. to approve a law requiring transgender students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their sex at birth.
Low Pay Forcing S.D. Teachers To Find 2nd, 3rd Jobs Jessica Ries settles in behind the counter of Tip Top Tux and phones a couple to remind them of an upcoming fitting before their wedding. In the back room, beyond the dapper mannequins and vest swatches of pink, yellow and blue, a tote filled with review packets for 24 of her Hayward Elementary School students awaits her attention if she gets any down time.
Judge Rules SD Same-Sex Marriage Ban UnconstitutionalA federal judge has declared South Dakota's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, but has stayed the decision pending appeal.
SD Governor Signs Cellphone Ban For Young Drivers outh Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law a measure that prohibits beginning drivers from using cellphones when they're behind the wheel.
SD Bill Seeks Medical Defense For Marijuana Charge Two South Dakota lawmakers with roots in law enforcement said Thursday that people charged with possessing small amounts of marijuana should be able to defend themselves in court by arguing they need if for medical reasons.
SD Governor: Come For Low Taxes, Stay A WhileSouth Dakota, which markets itself as "Great Faces, Great Places," is using Gov. Dennis Daugaard's smile to lure business from neighboring states. Officials say the two-month effort has led to 50 prospects, with another month to go.