President Trump on Friday announced the creation of a National Garden of American Heroes to pay tribute to historically significant Americans -- a garden that will include former Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and baseball star Jackie Robinson among past presidents, anti-slavery advocates and others.
Kimberly Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr., tested positive for coronavirus before a Fourth of July event at Mount Rushmore with President Trump, according to multiple media reports.
Trump, who has spoken forcefully against protesters who have tried to topple Confederate monuments and statues honoring those who have benefited from slavery, planned to target “the left wing mob and those practicing cancel culture," said a person familiar with his remarks.
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.
A six-week-old South Dakota boy was mauled to death by the family's Belgian Malinois dog.
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.
Smithfield Foods Inc. announced Friday that it will shutter operations at its Monmouth, Illinois, plant beginning Monday and until further notice. The company's location in St. Charles, Illinois, is also being closed until early May so that it can be cleaned and social distancing requirements put into place.
About a half dozen meat packing plants have been closed because of coronavirus outbreaks.
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.
A Sioux Falls company has awarded holiday bonuses its 120 employees likely won’t forget.
At least 13 Republican governors plan to allow their states to accept refugees in 2020, in spite of a Trump executive order that allows states to refuse.
Officials say nine people were killed in a plane crash in South Dakota Saturday, including the pilot and two children.
South Dakota's latest anti-drug campaign slogan, “Meth. We’re On It,” has not been as well received as originally hoped.
A placenta sample taken from an abortion clinic without a warrant will be used as evidence in a statutory rape trial in South Dakota.
Clint Ratkovich scored on a 9-yard run with 34 seconds left and Western Illinois won for the first time in 364 days with a 38-34 victory over South Dakota on Saturday.