On January 5, 2019, Gov. Dennis Daugaard will leave office as his successor, Kristi Noem, is sworn in as South … More
The 2018 class of new Trail of Governors statues were placed on Tuesday, July 24:
This is an update of a post that was done prior to the 2016 general election. The South Dakota Republican … More
New statues (L to R in first picture) are Ralph Herseth, M. Q. Sharpe, and William McMaster.
On Friday, June 15, 2018, the Trail of Governors unveiled three new statues: William H. McMaster, M. Q. Sharpe, and … More
This week, the Trail of Governors announced its class of 2018. Statues of William H. McMaster, M. Q. Sharpe and Ralph … More
This is the fourth of several posts previewing the Tuesday election through a historical lens. The first part was an introduction; the second … More