News

Dallas police archives from JFK assassination online

Dallas police archives from JFK assassination online

50 YEARS LATER: President John F. Kennedy and his wife, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, are greeted by an enthusiastic crowd upon their arrival at Dallas Airport, on November 22, 1963. Only a few hours later the president was assasinated while riding in an open-top limousine through the city. Photo: Associated Press

The Dallas Police Department has posted thousands of documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

There are more than 11,000 police documents from the investigation into the deaths of the president, suspected assassin Lee Harvey Oswald and police officer J.D. Tippit, who Oswald was also accused of murdering.

EXTRA: JFK funeral announcementWhite House memo on JFK’s assassination

Meanwhile at Dallas City Hall, there is an exhibit of artifacts from the assassination, many put on display for the first time.

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the shooting.

Recent Headlines

25 mins ago in Local

Concerns Grow That New Tax Money Will Be Misused

Fresh
Money Coins

A Rapid City legislator says she is concerned that the money from new taxes passed this year may not go where they are intended.

51 mins ago in Local

South Dakota Legislative Summer Study Includes Medicaid Finance

Fresh
Medical Stethoscope

One of the summer studies for the South Dakota legislature this year will be the finances of Medicaid providers.

8 hours ago in Local

SD Senator Mike Rounds Meets with Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland

washingtondc

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds met with Judge Merrick Garland this week in his Washington office.

8 hours ago in Local

SD School Districts Using New Funding Formula in Contract Negotiations

school_bus_1

School districts around South Dakota have been getting information from the state Department of Education about the new funding formula, and how it will affect each district.

20 hours ago in Local

New Effort to Allocate Funding Forms in Nebraska

Money Dollars

The Nebraska Department of Roads has formed a group to figure out how to allocate funding for county bridge improvements