Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered that the flag at the state Capitol be lowered to half-staff on Tuesday in honor of a former state legislator who has died.
Daugaard says John Sears died this past Tuesday at his home in Reno, Nev. He was 68.
The former Rapid City resident served in the South Dakota House from 1985-1996. A memorial service is scheduled Tuesday in Reno.
Most Popular Today
Sioux City Riverboat Casino Prepares For Last Day
Keller Williams Acquiring HJN
Keller Williams Buys Out HJN Realty
- 4.Development, Events Center
New Developments Near Events Center Taking Shape
Debt And The Midwest
Census Estimates Sioux Falls Population Nearing 165,000
- 7.Health Care
ND Hospital, National Nonprofit Talk Affiliation
- 8.Development, Events Center
Russell Street Construction Nearing Completion
- 9.Meetings & Events, Events Center
City Seeks Performers For Events Center Open House
- 10.Retail & Restaurants
New Fitness Center Opening In Sioux Falls