South Dakota Tourism Conference kicks off today!  (Audio)

January 21, 2020
Mike Tanner


PIERRE, S.D.—The annual South Dakota Governor’s Conference on Tourism kicks off today in Pierre….

The Tourism Department’s Deputy Secretary, Wanda Goodman, says 2019 was a difficult year. It started with a late season snowstorm in the state in April, and never got much better after that….

But she says the industry was able to weather the storm….

The conference runs through Thursday, with several guest speakers and more than 500 registered attendees.

KWAT’s Mike Tanner and Jeff Anderson will broadcast Thursday morning’s “What’s Up” program live from the conference beginning at 8:15.