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Sunday, August 02, 2015

Governor's Column: Hosting The 75th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Friday, July 31, 2015
It’s rally time in South Dakota. What started in 1938 as a single motorcycle race in a small town has grown into one of the largest and most well-known motorcycle gatherings in the world.

Gov. Daugaard Announces Grant Funding to Five Communities for Recreational Trails Upgrades

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Gov. Dennis Daugaard recently awarded Recreational Trails Program (RTP) funding to several communities, state parks and the Black Hills National Forest totaling approximately $1.3 million.

Zebra Mussels Discovered on Boat at Rocky Point Recreation Area

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Earlier this month, a small number of young zebra mussels were found attached to a boat exiting Rocky Point Recreation Area at Belle Fourche Reservoir in western South Dakota. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) immediately performed sampling at the reservoir.