Some of the TikTok accounts that appear to be affiliated with state entities in South Dakota. (TikTok screenshots)

Noem’s TikTok ban kills tourism account, leaves other state entities mulling options

BY: and - November 29, 2022

The South Dakota Department of Tourism deleted its TikTok account Tuesday, abandoning the 61,200 followers and 1.7 million likes the state agency cultivated on the popular social media app. And South Dakota State University is meeting with its general counsel on how to handle its 9,000-follower TikTok account — all after Gov. Kristi Noem banned […]