PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - State economists predict South Dakota's revenue collections next year will fall short of projections made when Gov. Dennis Daugaard proposed his state budget in December. Economists for the Legislature and the governor's budget office say ongoing state revenue from taxes and other general revenue is likely to be $4 million to $6 million below what the governor projected.
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) - Court documents in the killing of a 46-year-old Yankton man say the alleged suspect is believed to have used a sledge hammer to kill his uncle. Twenty-eight-year-old Joshua Charles Hudson is charged with second-degree murder, aggravated assault and grand theft In Todd Hudson's death.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - A Rapid City man shot and wounded by a Highway Patrol trooper after a chase last fall has pleaded guilty to aggravated eluding, aggravated assault and attempted first-degree escape. Twenty-seven-year-old William Chandler changed his plea on Monday. Chandler was accused of leading officers on a chase on Interstate 90 after a trooper tried to pull him over for speeding in September.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed a bill that would delay adoption of Common Core standards for any other subjects. The new law also requires officials to provide an opportunity for public comment for all new content standards. The math and English standards adopted by nearly all states were devised by the National Governors Association and chief education officers from states.
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