Mike Walsh

The South Dakota Capitol building in Pierre. (Joshua Haiar/South Dakota Searchlight)

Noem appoints business owner, former sheriff’s deputy to state Senate seat

BY: - February 12, 2024

Gov. Kristi Noem has filled the state’s last remaining legislative vacancy.  Marine Corps veteran, longtime former law officer and current small business owner Mike Walsh will fill the District 35 state Senate seat left open by the departure of Jessica Castleberry. District 35 includes the far eastern side of Rapid City and most of Box […]