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Semi fire shuts down I-29 south near Fargo
Man, 66, killed in crash near Summit
Hughes County stalls wind farm projects to study ordinances
Rangeland in South Dakota still recovering from fire
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
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AgweekTV: Better grilling
Escaped cow wanders Mitchell park; lured home with corn
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Strikeouts mount for struggling Sano
Dozier's homer leads Twins past Rays
Winner's Kuil takes home two titles and Class A MVP honors as Warriors place fourth
Haring claims high jump title, sets Kernel record
O'Bryan pulls another upset, wins Class B long jump
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Daniel Robert Fritz
Karen L. Wright
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
LETTER: Forum clarifications
LETTER: A day we hold sacred
LETTER: Unjustified criticism
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
The Rev. Gerald J. Thury
Jim & Elizabeth Wieczorek
July 15, 2016
Lawrence County residents to vote on controversial quarry
DEADWOOD (AP) — Residents of Lawrence County will get the chance to vote on a proposed rock quarry that has run into opposition. County commissioners last month narrowly approved a permit for Rapid City-based Mountain View Ranches LLC, which is planning a 192-acre sand, gravel and...
July 15, 2016 - 11:28am
July 11, 2016
$40M theme park proposed for Deadwood gets warm reception
DEADWOOD (AP) — Backers of a proposed $40 million western theme park in Deadwood are lauding the project as a significant economic development opportunity for the Black Hills tourist town. Organizers hope the attraction could open in 2019, and early plans for the "Gold Nugget Theme...
July 11, 2016 - 12:25pm
July 9, 2016
Police say baby boy born in Deadwood was addicted to drugs
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Nebraska woman is facing felony charges after her child was found to be suffering from drug withdrawals shortly after his birth at a South Dakota hospital. The Rapid City Journal reports that 28-year-old Chelsea Avila, of Minatare, Nebraska, pleaded not guilty...
July 9, 2016 - 8:56am
July 7, 2016
Mother facing charges after newborn tests positive for meth
DEADWOOD (AP) — Authorities in western South Dakota have charged a woman who delivered a baby at a Deadwood hospital with child abuse and drug-related counts after the boy tested positive for opiates and methamphetamine. The Black Hills Pioneer reports the 28-year-old woman from...
July 7, 2016 - 3:45pm
June 10, 2016
Lawrence County OKs rock quarry despite neighbors' concerns
DEADWOOD (AP) — Lawrence County commissioners have narrowly approved a permit for a rock quarry that has met stiff opposition from area residents. Rapid City-based Mountain View Ranches LLC sought the county permit for a 192-acre sand, gravel and rock quarry off Crook City Road....
June 10, 2016 - 1:06pm
June 6, 2016
Deadwood gaming falls in April from year earlier
DEADWOOD (AP) — Data released by the South Dakota Commission on Gaming show the amount waged in machines and on tables in Deadwood fell in April from a year earlier. The Black Hills Pioneer reports there was roughly $86.3 million bet in machines and on tables in April by gamers...
June 6, 2016 - 12:18pm
June 2, 2016
Former fugitive sentenced for crimes in Lawrence County
DEADWOOD (AP) — A man who fled after being handcuffed by sheriff's deputies in Meade County earlier this spring has been sentenced to serve seven years in the State Penitentiary for crimes he committed in Lawrence County. Thirty-two-year old Kerri Nacey spent about four days on...
June 2, 2016 - 12:17pm
May 23, 2016
City of Deadwood buying Wild Bill sign for $13,500
DEADWOOD (AP) — The city of Deadwood is buying the 10-foot tall Wild Bill Bar sign for $13,500 to put it in its rightful spot. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that It's a mystery how the historic sign was moved from its proper location at 620 Main Street to 610 Main Street. This...
May 23, 2016 - 12:44pm
May 9, 2016
Gaming in Deadwood drops in March from year earlier
DEADWOOD (AP) — Data released by the South Dakota Commission on Gaming show gaming in Deadwood fell slightly in March from a year earlier. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that there was roughly $95 million dropped in machines and on tables by gamers visiting Deadwood in March. That's...
May 9, 2016 - 11:52am
May 5, 2016
Commission: Deadwood violated open meetings law
DEADWOOD (AP) — The South Dakota Open Meetings Commission has found that the city of Deadwood violated open meetings laws in phone conversations related to use of the Days of '76 concession stands. The Black Hills Pioneer said it filed a complaint after August 17 telephone conversations...
May 5, 2016 - 3:58pm
May 2, 2016
Meade County commissioner faces charges in private dispute
DEADWOOD (AP) — A Meade County commissioner is facing criminal charges stemming from a dispute over payment for a private job contract. A grand jury recently indicted Alan Aker, 52, of Piedmont, on a felony charge of intentional damage to property and a misdemeanor count of trespassing....
May 2, 2016 - 12:49pm
Deadwood officials talk parking around time of Sturgis rally
DEADWOOD (AP) — Officials in Deadwood want to look closer at how long certain areas are dedicated for motorcycle parking around the time of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The Black Hills Pioneer reports the Deadwood City Commission has given approval at least the last two years...
May 2, 2016 - 12:26pm
Lawrence County assessing needed roof repairs for courthouse
DEADWOOD (AP) — The Lawrence County Commission is hiring a contractor to bring in a crane and bucket and assess needed roof repairs for its century-old courthouse in Deadwood. The Black Hills Pioneer reported that the 2-foot-by-2-foot green cooper shingles that decorate the cupola...
May 2, 2016 - 12:14pm
April 21, 2016
Deadwood Mayor Turbiville retains post by a single vote
DEADWOOD (AP) — It's official. Deadwood Mayor Chuck Turbiville has retained his position by a single vote. Turbiville squared off against former city commissioner Georgeann Silvernail in the April 12 municipal election. Unofficial election results had Turbiville winning the race...
April 21, 2016 - 12:12pm
April 20, 2016
Lawrence County leaders to tour site of proposed rock quarry
DEADWOOD (AP) — Lawrence County commissioners plan to tour the site of a proposed rock quarry before deciding whether to approve it. Rapid City-based Mountain View Ranches LLC is seeking a county permit for a 192-acre sand, gravel and rock quarry off Crook City Road. Some area residents...
April 20, 2016 - 11:24am