Incumbent Democrat Susan Wismer of Britton and Republican challenger Michael Rohl of rural Brown County are vying for the District 1 Senate seat in the South Dakota Legislature in the general election on Tuesday.
District 1 voters, which includes residents of Marshall, Day, and Roberts Counties and a portion of Brown County, will decide races for the South Dakota House and Senate when they head to the polls for the general election on Tuesday.
Over 50 people gathered on Thursday evening to talk about Langford’s future.
First Gentleman Bryon Noem believes that small towns are the backbone of South Dakota, and he visited Britton on Friday as part of his initiative “This Is South Dakota” to visit many of those communities.
Realtors in South Dakota have seen a steady influx of people seeking more affordable housing and more personal freedoms by moving to South Dakota amid the pandemic, even as the state has seen a sharp rise in the number of active COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths.