News

Nelson Submits Signatures For US Senate Race

Nelson Submits Signatures For US Senate Race

Photo: KMIT 105.9, Kool 98.3

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — State Rep. Stace Nelson says he’s submitted more than 2,650 signatures to the South Dakota Secretary of State’s office to get on the ballot as a Republican candidate for Senate.

The Secretary of State must verify 1,950 of the nominating petition signatures for Nelson to qualify for a position on the primary ballot.

Also running for the GOP are former Gov. Mike Rounds, Sioux Falls physician Annette Bosworth, state Sen. Larry Rhoden of Union Center and Yankton attorney and Army Reserves major Jason Ravnsborg.

Rick Weiland is the unopposed Democratic candidate. Former Republican U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler is running as an independent candidate.

The Republican primary will be held on Tuesday, June 3.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 27

johnlennon

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

in Viral Videos

Jason Alexander re-records George Costanza’s classic ‘Seinfeld’ answering machine message

15-overlay10

"2 Broke Girls" star Kat Dennings gets a custom voicemail message based on the infamous answering machine song.

in Entertainment, Sports

Bruce Jenner: ‘I am a woman’

brucejenner

The retired Olympic champion confirmed long-running speculation suggesting he is transitioning from male to female.