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Trio of SD's US House candidates stand behind Second Amendment
Pheasant opener fizzles
In bid to save on fuel, 18-wheelers may start platooning on US highways
DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students
Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
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Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Area volleyball roundup: Wagner claims SESD title
Burke/South Central's Person places 2nd at state cross country meet
MHS places 12th, 14th at state cheer and dance event
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
It wasn't flashy, but a win is a win
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Sr. Marie Celeste Sabers
Laurie Kay Nelson
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LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
LETTER: Sutton, an intelligent and tireless candidate for governor
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
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Paulson Five Generations
October 10, 2017
Former British prime minister draws a crowd in Black Hills
RAPID CITY (AP) — Former British Prime Minister David Cameron drew a crowd when he visited the Black Hills. Cameron indulged a 51st birthday wish by horseback riding through the Black Hills on Monday. He later spoke to about 1,800 people at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid...
October 10, 2017 - 11:00am
October 2, 2017
Major road projects near Mount Rushmore close to completed
RAPID CITY (AP) — Crews are close to finishing highway projects to improve the well-traveled byways from Interstate 90 through Rapid City and...
October 2, 2017 - 3:54pm
September 30, 2017
Discussions may lead to fat bike trails in Black Hills
RAPID CITY (AP) — Wintertime fat-tire bicyclists in South Dakota could have their own designated snow trails to ride if recent discussions are realized. There aren't any designated, permanent fat-tire snow trails in the Black Hills National Forest, the Rapid City Journal reported....
September 30, 2017 - 3:30pm
August 20, 2017
Rapid City residents combing Black Hills for eclipse glasses
RAPID CITY (AP) — There is some hope for Black Hills residents desperately seeking eclipse glasses. The Rapid City Journal reports that most stores and even optometrists stocking glasses that allow safe viewing of the eclipse were sold out of them as of earlier this week.
August 20, 2017 - 11:40am
July 9, 2017
Black Hills National Forest technology to monitor landslides
RAPID CITY (AP) — New devices have been inserted deep underground at the recreation area in the Wyoming portion of the Black Hills National Forest to monitor landslides. Data from the devices is relayed to the smartphones of U.S. Forest Service employees, who can order an evacuation...
July 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
July 7, 2017
EPA denies septic system permit for Mount Rushmore hotel
RAPID CITY (AP) — Federal regulators have rejected a troubled Black Hills hotel's application to operate a septic system. The Rapid City Journal reports that the Environmental Protection Agency earlier this week issued its final denial of an underground injection control permit...
July 7, 2017 - 12:35pm
June 21, 2017
9 people in northern Black Hills charged in deadly drug ring
SPEARFISH (AP) — Nine people in the northern Black Hills have been indicted on a total of 50 felony charges in the largest drug bust in the...
June 21, 2017 - 11:00am
May 28, 2017
Aid deal promises quicker fire evacuations in Black Hills
SILVER CITY (AP) — Officials in Pennington County and the Black Hills National forest have entered a new agreement that will speed up the...
May 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 22, 2017
South Dakota mining museum to get national support
LEAD (AP) — The Black Hills Mining Museum is one of 75 institutions across the U.S. selected to take part in the Collections Assessment Program. The Black Hills Pioneer reported the program is administered by the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic...
May 22, 2017 - 9:26am
April 14, 2017
Kimball native chronicles Calvin Coolidge's Black Hills 'adventures' in upcoming book
RAPID CITY — As a longtime South Dakota journalist, Seth Tupper as always wrestled with the idea of writing a book. And now that idea has...
April 14, 2017 - 5:10pm
March 27, 2017
Black Hills business short on seasonal employees
RAPID CITY (AP) — Hospitality businesses in South Dakota's Black Hills are having trouble finding enough workers for the busy tourist season. Many business owners look beyond U.S. borders to fill summer jobs. A federal law that expired last September has reduced the number of temporary...
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am
Some Black Hills bike races lacking needed permits
RAPID CITY (AP) — Some popular bike races aren't getting the permits they need this year from the Black Hills National Forest rangers. Organizers say some of those races may need to be canceled. The Black Hills Back 40 and Victoria Secret race organized by the Black Hills Runners...
February 27, 2017 - 11:54am
January 15, 2017
Black Hills ski patrol member injured in chairlift fall
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Ski Patrol member from Terry Peak in the Black Hills remains hospitalized with a severe spinal cord injury after falling from a chairlift. The Rapid City Journal reports 24-year-old Drew Stephens was in fair condition at Rapid City Regional Hospital. According...
January 15, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 19, 2016
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
EDGEMONT (AP) — Firefighters managed to save the Black Hills community of Edgemont from a wildfire, but some area ranchers who lost hay and pasture now have to figure out how to feed their cattle through the rest of summer and the coming winter. The Indian Canyon Fire that was sparked...
July 19, 2016 - 11:44am
Wildfire in western South Dakota now 60 percent contained
EDGEMONT (AP) — A wildfire in western South Dakota's Black Hills that temporarily prompted the evacuation of about 60 people near Edgemont is partially contained. The Great Plains Fire Information service says 60 percent of the Indian Canyon fire was contained as of 4 p.m. Monday....
July 19, 2016 - 11:27am