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SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
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Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
August 1, 2017
State investigators reviewing deputy-involved shooting
BOX ELDER (AP) — The state has taken over the investigation of a deputy-involved shooting in Pennington County. Sheriff's officials asked the...
August 1, 2017 - 4:08pm
2 arrested after deputy shoots, wounds man in Box Elder
BOX ELDER (AP) — Two people have been arrested after an incident in which a Pennington County deputy shot and wounded a man during a warrant check in Box Elder. The sheriff's office says the 21-year-old Rapid City man who was shot Monday afternoon was arrested on a felony warrant...
August 1, 2017 - 12:30pm
July 31, 2017
South Dakota deputy shoots man during warrant check
BOX ELDER (AP) — Pennington County authorities say a deputy shot and wounded a man during a warrant check. The shooting happened in Box Elder...
July 31, 2017 - 5:41pm
June 17, 2017
Box Elder man sentenced to 20 years for enticement of minors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for enticement of minors. Authorities say 43-year-old Christopher...
June 17, 2017 - 3:45pm
May 15, 2017
Authorities ID man killed in motorcycle crash in Box Elder
BOX ELDER (AP) — Authorities have identified a Hermosa man who died in a motorcycle crash in Pennington County. The Highway Patrol says 76-year-old...
May 15, 2017 - 11:23am
May 13, 2017
76-year-old man dies in motorcycle crash in Box Elder
BOX ELDER (AP) — A 76-year-old man has died after he failed to negotiate a curve while driving a motorcycle and crashed in Box Elder. The man's...
May 13, 2017 - 7:44pm
April 24, 2017
Growing Black Hills city proposes $20 million event center
BOX ELDER (AP) — A Black Hills city is looking to build a $20 million event center. The Rapid City Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2q4gats) that the city of Box Elder and Liv Hospitality are discussing a public-private partnership for the facility in the fast-growing commercial area...
April 24, 2017 - 11:52am
November 5, 2016
Wanted felon from Kansas picked up in South Dakota
BOX ELDER (AP) — Authorities have captured a wanted felon from Kansas in South Dakota. Officials said 42-year-old Perry Peterson was arrested Friday afternoon in Box Elder. Peterson had active warrants from Kansas for aggravated kidnapping, aggravated battery and criminal damage...
November 5, 2016 - 10:33am
September 26, 2016
Box Elder deal might open way for expanding I-90 to six lanes
PIERRE — The state Transportation Commission on Monday approved proceeding with negotiations to transfer several miles of service road to the city of Box Elder. The deal would open the north side of Interstate 90 to development between exits 61 and 63. It also would clear the...
September 26, 2016 - 5:10pm
July 12, 2016
Box Elder man faces charges of trying to engage in sex with minor girls
BOX ELDER -- A 42-year-old Box Elder man has denied charges of using a cellphone and computer to entice minors for sex, according to U.S. Attorney for South Dakota Randy Seiler. Christopher Michael Fox faces charges of sexual exploitation of a minor, enticement of a minor using the...
July 12, 2016 - 1:22pm
February 17, 2016
All students released from hospital after bus-pickup crash
RAPID CITY (AP) — All of the students taken to a Rapid City hospital after a school bus and a pickup truck collided in the Box Elder area have been released. All 26 students on the Douglas School District bus were taken to the hospital as a precaution after the Tuesday morning crash,...
February 17, 2016 - 1:07pm
February 16, 2016
No serious injuries reported in morning school bus crash
BOX ELDER (AP) — No serious injuries have been reported in a school bus crash in southwestern South Dakota. Highway Patrol spokesman Tony Mangan tells KNBN-TV that the accident involving the bus and a pickup truck occurred at a highway intersection near New Underwood on Tuesday...
February 16, 2016 - 12:18pm
October 14, 2015
Man wanted on multiple felony warrants arrested in SD
BOX ELDER (AP) — A man wanted on multiple felony warrants is now in custody after law enforcement authorities located him in western South Dakota with the help from several tips. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says 28-year-old Jessie Krebs was arrested Monday in Box...
October 14, 2015 - 1:53pm
September 30, 2015
Box Elder man gets 30 years for assaulting officer with car
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Box Elder man convicted of assaulting a police officer with his car has been sentenced to serve 30 years in prison. Authorities say officers were attempting to serve an arrest warrant for a parole violation on 26-year-old John Root Jr. on New Year's Day...
September 30, 2015 - 12:43pm
September 7, 2015
2 men arrested after gunshots go off in bar
BOX ELDER (AP) — Police in the Black Hills town of Box Elder say they arrested two bikers from Texas after gun shots went off in a bar. No injuries were reported. KELO television reports that police were called to the Belle Starr Gentlemen's Club at about 3 a.m. Saturday...
September 7, 2015 - 10:28pm