SIOUX FALLS (AP) - U.S. House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to appear in Sioux Falls next week at a fundraiser for Rep. Kristi Noem.

According to media reports, the South Dakota Republican will host Boehner at a breakfast event on Thursday, Aug. 18, at the Minnehaha Country Club.

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The breakfast and photo reception is by invite only and not open to the public.

Noem spokesman Joshua Shields said Noem and Boehner have a strong working relationship and the congresswoman is glad to host the speaker in South Dakota.