TEA, SD – The South Dakota House of Representatives Thursday approved Governor Dennis Daugaard’s Omnibus Water Bill (S.B. 173). The South Dakota Senate previously approved the bill, so it is now onto the governor’s desk for signature.
WORTHINGTON – The Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation on Thursday awarded a matching grant to Project Morning Star, a transitional residential facility for people with addictions.
Health Care Foundation Executive Director Jeffrey Rotert said Project Morning Start fit the foundation’s mission of providing health and education to people in the area. The total amount of the check, with the $30,000 from the foundation, was for $60,567.69.
SIOUX FALLS, SD - Police are looking for a suspect following an armed robbery at a bank in eastern Sioux Falls Thursday morning.
Dacotah Bank on E. 10th Street was robbed at gunpoint around 11:15 a.m. The suspect allegedly entered the bank, raised a handgun, and demanded money.
The suspect is reportedly wearing a black ski mask between 30 to 40 years old, 6' tall and weighs 200 pounds. Witnesses say he had a Middle Eastern accent. Police consider the suspect armed and dangerous.
WORTHINGTON – It is now official – Worthington Country Club is part of the GreatLIFE Malaska Golf & Fitness Club.
GreatLIFE Chairman and CEO Tom Walsh, who owns the Burger King franchise in Worthington, made the announcement today, stating it has been a big task putting things together, but an important one, knowing the pride that people have in their golf course. And not an easy one for them, knowing it is something they care so much about.
In a document released Friday, November 21st, the Environmental Protection Agency announced it will not release an official final ruling for the Renewable Fuel Standard program prior to the end of 2014.
(Please note this is not the official version of the EPA's submitted document. Official version is pending signature, which will be able to be accessed via this link.)