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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
September 21, 2016
Multiple shots fired at occupied vehicle in Belle Fourche
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — Police in Belle Fourche are investigating an incident of shots being fired at an occupied vehicle. The Rapid City Journal reports that neither of the two car occupants was injured in the shooting Tuesday that left at least four bullet holes in the front passenger...
September 21, 2016 - 12:06pm
August 29, 2016
Moving of 1,000 wild horses in South Dakota clears hurdle
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — The federal government is a step closer to relocating more than 1,000 wild horses to a private ranch in southwestern South Dakota. Initial results of a Bureau of Land Management study indicate the move would have no negative impacts on the environment, the Black...
August 29, 2016 - 12:16pm
August 23, 2016
Man pleads not guilty to hit and run during July 4th parade
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — A Belle Fourche motorist accused of hitting a go-cart during a Fourth of July parade in the city has pleaded not guilty to felony hit and run. Authorities allege 28-year-old Eric Jaramillo crashed his car into the go-cart, injuring the driver, then left the...
August 23, 2016 - 11:02am
July 21, 2016
Belle Fourche man accused of hit and run during parade
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — A Belle Fourche motorist accused of hitting a go-cart during a Fourth of July parade in the city has been charged with felony hit and run. Authorities allege 28-year-old Eric Jaramillo crashed his car into the go-cart then left the scene. He was arrested at...
July 21, 2016 - 11:43am
July 16, 2016
More than 1,000 wild horses being relocated to Butte County
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — The federal Bureau of Land Management is proposing to relocate more than 1,000 wild horses to a private ranch in southwestern South Dakota. The herd would come from the famed Triple U Ranch, a main setting for filming of the movie Dances with Wolves outside...
July 16, 2016 - 9:59am
June 23, 2016
Woman accused of child sex crimes reaches plea deal
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — A Belle Fourche woman accused of encouraging a 15-year-old girl to send nude photos to the woman's father and engage in sexual activity with him has reached a plea agreement with prosecutors. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that 19-year-old Caitlin Rosales pleaded...
June 23, 2016 - 12:23pm
May 5, 2016
Conviction, sentence upheld in sex trafficking case
RAPID CITY (AP) — U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction and sentence of a Belle Fourche man in a federal commercial sex trafficking case. Thirty-three-year-old Jerry Lane Golliher was convicted in October 2014 of federal...
May 5, 2016 - 11:04am
April 21, 2016
Belle Fourche police seize more than 50 lbs. of pot, hashish
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — Belle Fourche police say more than 50 pounds of marijuana and hashish was confiscated after a man was arrested for driving under the influence. The Rapid City Journal reports police stopped the vehicle driven by 59-year-old man on Sunday. Police say the man...
April 21, 2016 - 11:57am
March 15, 2016
Woman accused of child sex crime offenses faces new charge
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — A Belle Fourche woman facing child sex crime charges now also is accused of threatening a victim. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that 19-year-old Caitlin Rosales now faces a witness tampering charge, along with possession of child pornography and solicitation...
March 15, 2016 - 12:07pm
March 10, 2016
Belle Fourche man, adult daughter accused of sex crimes
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — A Belle Fourche man and his adult daughter are facing child sex crime charges. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that 42-year-old Jeremy Rosales and his 19-year-old daughter Caitlin Rosales were arrested Feb. 18 and charged with child porn and solicitation of...
March 10, 2016 - 12:43pm
February 24, 2016
Children ID program coming to Belle Fourche
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — Belle Fourche parents will get a chance to register their children in a comprehensive child identification program this week. Officials with the state's Child Identification Program will be in Belle Fourche Thursday and Friday to collect identifying items from...
February 24, 2016 - 11:35am
September 11, 2015
Belle Fourche man to be inducted into national rodeo hall
SPEARFISH (AP) — The National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum is inducting a longtime Belle Fourche competitor and performer into its Rodeo Hall of Fame. Jerry LaRue Olson, 80, will be inducted during ceremonies Sept. 25-26 in Oklahoma City, the Black Hills Pioneer reported. "This...
September 11, 2015 - 12:39pm
August 14, 2015
Belle Fourche police chief pushes for higher officer wages
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — The police chief in Belle Fourche (foosh) says he would rather have fewer but better-paid officers on the force. Chief Scott Jones this week offered to surrender one of 11 officer positions to allow for higher salaries for the remaining officers. The Black...
August 14, 2015 - 3:20pm
August 10, 2015
Belle Fourche Chamber of Commerce reports fiscal insolvency
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — The Belle Fourche Chamber of Commerce's president says the organization is financially insolvent. Chamber President Mark Reese tells the Black Hills Pioneer that the organization needs funding to meet 2015 obligations and said the group is falling behind...
August 10, 2015 - 11:28am
June 11, 2015
SD man whose crash conviction was overturned files $20M suit
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Belle Fourche man whose conviction for a fatal crash on Interstate 90 was overturned has filed a $20 million lawsuit against a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper and his supervisor, the state and others. Oakley Engesser was convicted of vehicular homicide...
June 11, 2015 - 1:21pm