Politics & Elections

Term Limits, Language Clarity And Other Changes

Each election cycle a commission, appointed by the mayor, is charged with making sure the charter is current with the law. Next week, voters will decide if six of their findings should amend that document.

Sen. Rounds Angry With US Army Corps Of Engineers

A hearing that was aimed to discuss improvement of the Missouri River left one U.S. senator angry this afternoon.Five years after the river flooded, senator mike rounds held a hearing in North Sioux City.But when he found out the US Army Corps of Engineers has yet to conduct a study that was authorized two years ago, the Senator was not pleased.

Appeals Court Upholds Decision On Mickelson Trail Rights

Attorney General Marty Jackley says the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a federal court decision confirming the right of South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Department to possess and manage all of the Mickelson Trail.

Meet The Sioux Falls City Council Candidates

In just two weeks the Sioux Falls City Council could have a 50 percent turnover.On April 12th, residents will be voting on four open council seats.With these many city council seats up for grabs, there are also a lot of candidates running, 12 of them to be exact.

"This Is About The People Having A Voice"

A U.S. Senator who has more say than most in Congress over the Supreme Court's vacancy heard from Iowa voters today.Just a little under two weeks ago, President Obama nominated Chief Judge Merrick Garland to fill the seat.Typically, the next step is a senate vote on the nomination.However, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee Chuck Grassley says that decision should go to the American voters.

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