If you're a resident of southwest Sioux Falls, you'll want to be aware of the latest street construction news, so this doesn't come as an annoying surprise on Monday.

Beginning on Monday, August 14, 2023, the outside northbound lane on South Marion Road will be closed on either side of West 41st Street. The outside westbound lane on West 41st Street will be closed just east of Marion Road.

The reason for the closures is that Xcel Energy is working on putting in new lines. The project should be done in about one month.

So you're urged to slow down, use extra caution, and/or consider an alternate route.

9 Ways To Ruin Your South Dakota Driving Record

Did you know that South Dakota uses a points system with your driver's license? Meaning that if you are convicted of a moving violation, get a ticket, you get a certain number of points.

If those points add up to 15 in one year, or 22 points in two years, you can get your license suspended. Then after the suspension, you'll have to pay application fees and the reinstatement fee.

So, what are the violation that can earn you the most points? Let's find out.

LOOK: See how much gasoline cost the year you started driving

To find out more about how has the price of gas changed throughout the years, Stacker ran the numbers on the cost of a gallon of gasoline for each of the last 84 years. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (released in April 2020), we analyzed the average price for a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline from 1976 to 2020 along with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for unleaded regular gasoline from 1937 to 1976, including the absolute and inflation-adjusted prices for each year.

Read on to explore the cost of gas over time and rediscover just how much a gallon was when you first started driving.

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