In the News

February, 2023

Regional water system implores Spearfish to join their cause | Local News | bhpioneer.com

As West River’s population grows, so does the concern about water resources

Elevate Rapid City hosts City Day at the South Dakota State’s Legislature in Pierre – KNBN NewsCenter1

Western SD needs more water. Could a $2B Missouri River pipeline be a solution? – South Dakota Searchlight

Monday, February 27, 2023, report | KELOLAND.com

Committee approves $100M of federal money for water projects | Local News Stories | capjournal.com

Committee approves $100 million of federal money for water projects | Local News | bhpioneer.com

Budget committee approves $100 million of federal money for water projects

March, 2023

SB 156: Duhamel Seeks $100M from ARPA to Help Build Water Pipeline from Missouri River to Black Hills – Dakota Free Press

$50 million water legislation falls two votes short on final day

Legislature Nixes Duhamel’s River-Hills Pipeline Bill, Because Noem DANR Can’t Handle Water Work – Dakota Free Press

Spearfish makes commitment to regional water system | Local News | bhpioneer.com

Discussing water access & funding with Sen. Duhamel | SDPB

$50 million water legislation falls two votes short on final day | Local News Stories | capjournal.com

Dakota Mainstem: South Dakota’s next big water project? | KELOLAND.com

Water rights & where SD’s legislators fall in a national ranking | SDPB

South Dakota Republicans criticize program that provided $3.8B to state

April, 2023

Sourcing water from the Missouri River for South Dakota’s future | SDPB

Sourcing water from the Missouri River for South Dakota’s future | Apr 11 | SDPB

Public Invitation: Learn the Latest on Your Water Resources in the Dakotas | U.S. Geological Survey

May, 2023

Snow has not wiped out South Dakota drought | Successful Farming

Counties with the worst droughts in South Dakota | State News | bhpioneer.com

Tardiness in recognizing water needs could lead to ‘unacceptable consequences’ – South Dakota Searchlight