President to help Kristi Noem in bid for governor

US President Donald Trump, Photo Date: 8/13/2018 / Photo: U.S. Army / (MGN)

(KOTA TV) - President Donald Trump is slated to visit Sioux Falls for a closed door fundraising event with gubernatorial candidate Kristi Noem.

The visit is Sept. 7. However, the invitation states that the event times and locations will be provided to guests once they RSVP.

The event costs $500 a person just to attend. For $5,000, you get your photo taken with Trump.

This will be the president’s first trip to South Dakota.

Republican Noem, with running mate Larry Rhoden, is running against Democrats Billie Sutton and Michelle Lavallee; and Libertarians Kurt Evans and Richard Shelatz.

The general election is Nov. 6, with absentee voting beginning Sept. 21. Voters need or register by Oct. 22.