News: Jan 4 - 10

Jan 10, 2020

The assassination of General Soleimani comes only weeks after the House passed a $738 billion military budget that omitted a number of provisions that would have limited the President's military powers to go to war with Iran, and the release of the "Afghanistan Papers," which reveal we've made little progress during our 19-year occupation in the region. Dr. Tim Schorn, USD's Director of International Studies, helps better understand what is in store for the future of the region.

Plus, what were the top SD news stories of 2019?

Citizens in several northern townships in Yankton County are considering leaving the county. 

And, South Dakota US Senator Mike Rounds says the Trump Administration’s proposed changes to a half-century-old federal environmental law are steps in the right direction.