Governor Kristi Noem signs Emergency Declaration

PIERRE,SD- Governor Kristi Noem has signed an emergency declaration because of the blizzards and flooding this past week.
The declaration allows the use of additional state funds for counties impacted by the storm.
The extra money comes from the South Dakota's Disaster Fund.
Noem says the the state has been providing resources and technical assistance as needed to those dealing with the storm's aftermath.
The state may request a Presidential Disaster Declaration depending on the extent of the damage.