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Planning Committee For 100th Legislative Session Meets In Pierre

Planning Committee For 100th Legislative Session Meets In Pierre

PIERRE, (KCCR) — Planning is well underway to celebrate the 100th session of the South Dakota Legislature in 2025. Planning Committee member Senator Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says she’s been reaching to across Pierre to lock in a facility in… Hunhoff added she’s been in contact with people in Pierre too… The Committee also asked…read more »

Thune Calls Pending Vote On Net Neutrality Pointless And Destructive

Thune Calls Pending Vote On Net Neutrality Pointless And Destructive

PIERRE, (KCCR) — The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote Thursday on restoring net neutrality rules first imposed on the Internet during to Obama Administration and removed under the Trump Administration. South Dakota Senator John Thune says calls the vote pointless and destructive… Thune says net neutrality brought price regulations that hurt rural states…read more »

Executive Board Sets Members Of Interim Summer Study Committees

Executive Board Sets Members Of Interim Summer Study Committees

PIERRE, (KCCR) — The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature has issued assignments for two summer study committees this summer. Senator Casey Crabtree of Madison, the Senate Majority Leader says Senator Jim Mehlhaff of Pierre and Representative Mike Weisgram of Fort Pierre will serve on a summer study looking into A-I and Internet access…read more »

Pierre City Commission To Meet Tonight

Pierre City Commission To Meet Tonight

PIERRE, (KCCR) — The Pierre City Commission is meeting tonight at the Pierre Municipal Building. A proclamation for Arbor Day will be made in special business before Commissioners consider approval of a three-item consent calendar. A public hearing for airport hay leases is scheduled for 5:45 pm. In new business, Commissioners will get details on…read more »