- Thune among speakers at Walter Conahan's Sioux Falls funeral Updated: Apr-25-15 8:46 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - U.S. Sen. John Thune and former U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary John Hamre are among those who will pay tribute to Walter Conahan at his funeral Saturday in Sioux Falls.
- Air Force puts B-1, other long-range bombers in 1 command Updated: Apr-20-15 8:07 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - B-1 bombers from Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota and Dyess Air Force Base in Texas are joining their long-range B-2 and B-52 bomber counterparts under a single Air Force command as part of a leadership shift announced Monday.
- Former state senator, congressional aide Walter Conahan dies Updated: Apr-20-15 12:28 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Walter Charles Conahan, a former Brookings County lawmaker who served as press secretary to U.S. Sen. Karl Mundt and chief of staff for U.S. Rep. James Abdnor, has died at age 87 after a five-year battle with cancer.
- Daugaard orders flags flown at half-staff in Lincoln's honor Updated: Apr-14-15 6:11 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is ordering flags on state property to be flown at half-staff Wednesday in honor of President Abraham Lincoln, who was assassinated 150 years ago.