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March 4, 2019

GFP discusses Chronic Wasting Disease

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Commission got an update at their meeting Friday on plans to control the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)... Read More

March 4, 2019

Hemp issue will be on Senate floor today

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The bill (HB1191) authorizing the production of industrial hemp in South Dakota will be on the floor of the state Senate today. Governor Kristi Noem again... Read More

March 4, 2019

El Nino slow to arrive

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – While an El Nino weather condition has been predicted for some time, it has been slow to arrive. Doug Kluck, Climate Service Director for the Central... Read More

March 1, 2019

March sobriety checkpoints announced

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has scheduled 25 sobriety checkpoints in 19 counties statewide during the month of March.   The... Read More