User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


73° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

SD Activities Group Spent $5,300 On Lawyer So Far

June 11, 2014, 11:30 AM

PIERRE, SD -

The South Dakota board that governs high school activities has spent more than budgeted on its legal counsel and lobbyist because of a push by the Legislature to hold the group to the state's open records policies.

Executive Director Wayne Carney says $800 over the $4,500 budgeted for the group's lawyer partially results from new policies on international and transgender students.

The High School Activities Association lobbied against a new transparency law effective July 1. It adopted its own internal policy promoting openness.

The association spent more money than it made in four months since last July. Carney says the reserve fund acts as a cushion and similar groups in other states have also seen revenues drop.

The association discussed the first nine months of the fiscal year Wednesday.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored

 


View education

You may also like

SDHSAA Rejects Freeman Football Co-Op Plans

8/27/2015 12:13 PM

Following weeks of waiting and wondering whether the Freeman football team would take the field this fall, players and fans have their answer. 

Full Story
Potential Co-Ops For Freeman Football

8/25/2015 6:00 PM

A week after cancelling the next two seasons, there's a potential plan in place to bring football back to Freeman. The public school recently...

Full Story | Watch
Sioux Falls' Newest School Set To Open

8/26/2015 7:01 AM

Susan B. Anthony Elementary School was built to replace two former Sioux Falls schools, Longfellow and Mark Twain.

Full Story | Watch
Student Data Breach Reported By School Of Mines

8/28/2015 8:13 AM

Spokeswoman Dani Mason says Social Security numbers were not included in the attachment.

Full Story
Vermillion Welcomes Back USD Students

8/25/2015 7:27 AM

School officials said Welcome Week is an opportunity to properly greet students to the new academic year.

Full Story


Events