Jan 22, 2014
South Dakota Legislature bill of interest
Gant has resisted doing so outside of Shannon and Todd counties, which don't have their own courthouses.
Tweak to school evaluations
Only two years into a new formula, the South Dakota Department of Education wants to overhaul the way it evaluates the quality of the state's public schools.
Federal judge denies tribes request for court costs
A federal judge has rejected a request to award court costs against 25 Native Americans who sued the state, Fall River County and Shannon County over voting rights issues.
West River dispute touches Minnehaha
A voting rights advocate who thinks it's wrong that a liability insurance provider is seeking court costs from 25 Native American plaintiffs found a sympathetic ear Tuesday from Minnehaha County commissioners.