May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS The State Board of Higher Education has dissolved its three committees and will operate only as a full board, a move meant to avoid more open meeting violations following Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem’s findings of “pervasive” noncompliance with the laws. Continue Reading
April 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Recollections from a Jan. 16 dinner meeting at Chancellor Hamid Shirvani’s home show that one State Board of Higher Education member recalled asking whether it was subject to the state’s open meeting law and, if so, whether the board had followed the required procedures. Continue Reading
January 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Opponents say action would stifle debate, disclose sensitive details.
November 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Judge adopts newspaper’s interpretation of open-meetings law. Continue Reading
October 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The commission heard separate complaints against the state Board of Medical Osteopathic Examiners and the state Board of Massage Therapy related to public meetings those boards held earlier this year.
October 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) The South Dakota Open Meetings Commission meets Monday in Sioux Falls to consider complaints against two state boards and a county panel.
October 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Daily Republic editor comments on proposal.
October 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) A task force seeking ways to make South Dakota government more open is ready to make its recommendations.
October 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Two South Dakota licensing boards will be defending themselves later this month against citizen complaints that they broke the state’s open meeting laws. Continue Reading
September 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic
A lawsuit brought in 2009 by The Daily Republic and the South Dakota Newspaper Association appears to be settled following the Mitchell City Council’s acceptance Tuesday night of an order called a “stipulation.”