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South Dakota hosts North Dakota State after Morgan's 27-point game

Feb. 29, 2024 03:54 AM EST

North Dakota State Bison (15-14, 8-6 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (11-18, 4-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bison -3.5; over/under is 148.5 BOTTOM LINE: North Dakota State visits the...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Feb. 28, 2024 07:14 AM EST

Yankton Press & Dakotan. February 26, 2024. Editorial: South Dakota Bill Seeks To Undercut Voters Again There’s a memorable line from the graphic novel (and movie) “V for Vendetta” that declares, “The people should not fear their governments; the...

South Dakota hosts Morgan and North Dakota State

Feb. 28, 2024 04:01 AM EST

North Dakota State Bison (15-14, 8-6 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (11-18, 4-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: North Dakota State visits the South Dakota Coyotes after Andrew Morgan scored 27 points in North Dakota...

South Dakota voters asked to approve work requirement for Medicaid expansion

Feb. 27, 2024 18:08 PM EST

South Dakota voters will decide this fall whether the state can impose work requirements on certain low-income people receiving Medicaid health care coverage, which would modify the program expansion voters approved in 2022. The Republican-controlled Legislature has put the measure...

Holt's game-winner leads South Dakota past Oral Roberts, 77-76

Feb. 24, 2024 17:32 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Bostyn Holt led South Dakota with 25 points, including the game-winning layup with five seconds remaining, and the Coyotes knocked off Oral Roberts 77-76 on Saturday. After Holt capped the scoring, Oral Roberts called a timeout before Issac McBride missed a...

South Dakota hosts Oral Roberts after Bedford's 24-point showing

Feb. 24, 2024 04:13 AM EST

Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (11-16, 5-9 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-18, 3-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Golden Eagles -2.5; over/under is 156 BOTTOM LINE: Oral Roberts takes on...

Bill headed to South Dakota governor would allow museum's taxidermy animals to find new homes

Feb. 23, 2024 16:45 PM EST

South Dakota's Legislature has made it easier for the city of Sioux Falls to find new homes for more than 150 taxidermy animals of its arsenic-contaminated menagerie. The mounted lion, tiger, polar bear and gorilla were part of display that filled a natural history museum at the...

South Dakota hosts Bedford and Oral Roberts

Feb. 23, 2024 04:07 AM EST

Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (11-16, 5-9 Summit League) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-18, 3-10 Summit League) Vermillion, South Dakota; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Oral Roberts faces the South Dakota Coyotes after Jailen Bedford scored 24 points in Oral Roberts'...

Brown scores 27, Kansas City takes down South Dakota 82-78

Feb. 22, 2024 23:09 PM EST

VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Jamar Brown had 27 points in Kansas City's 82-78 victory against South Dakota on Thursday night. Brown also added five rebounds and six steals for the Roos (13-15, 7-6 Summit League). Khristion Courseault scored 22 points and added 10 assists. Cameron Faas...

GOP lawmakers try to thwart abortion rights ballot initiative in South Dakota

Feb. 22, 2024 16:08 PM EST

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Republican-led Legislature is trying to thwart a proposed ballot initiative that would enable voters to protect abortion rights in the state constitution. The initiative's leader says the GOP efforts threaten the state's tradition of direct democracy. ...