Lincoln County Commission

A sign opposing the proposed prison site in Lincoln County, SD, as seen at a community meeting in Harrisburg, SD on Dec. 21, 2023. (Josh Haiar/South Dakota Searchlight)

Lincoln County votes to support landowner position in prison site lawsuit

BY: - December 26, 2023

CANTON — Lincoln County officials want a judge to decide if the state has the right to build a prison in the county without public input or local review. On Tuesday, county commissioners voted to submit a legal argument in support of the landowners who’ve sued the state Department of Corrections, though the scope of […]