This week The Sioux Empire Podcast crew (Robert Mehling, Natasha Estes, and Seth Glover) welcome Scott Ehrisman from the South Dacola blog. Scott’s an expert on all things state and local government in Sioux Falls and he dishes the dirt about what’s really going on in our community. Zany antics ensue. We talk about the […]
On Friday, January 6th, the body of a homicide victim was found in a Sioux Falls apartment. Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow, a two-spirit woman of Lakota heritage and an activist for transgender rights, had been stabbed in her home near Cleveland Avenue and her body was later discovered by police. Neighbors had called 911 regarding […]
PIERRE, S.D.- Attorney General Marty Jackley announced that South Dakota has joined 18 other State Attorneys General and the Governors of Kentucky and North Carolina in an amicus or “friend of the court” brief, challenging the federal government’s withholding of education funds over transgender. “President Obama’s directive that children of opposite sex must be required […]
Representatives in attendance on Saturday included Isaac Latterell, Steven Westra, Mark Mickelson, Karen Soli, Larry Zikmund and Tom Holmes. Senators in attendance included Phyllis Heineman, Angie Buhl O’Donnell and Deb Soholt.