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Answers sought to teen suicide epidemic across SD tribal communities
Authorities release name of man killed in Wolsey accident
Teen suicide on Indian reservation brings tears of sadness, cry for help
South Dakota regulators to decide on Dakota Access pipeline
'It's Thanksgiving; you've got to give'
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for some producers
One family farm operation has decided to make the switch to no-till and cover cropping
South Dakota farmers produce more soybeans, sorghum in 2015
Hutterite colony near Stratford seeking to expand hog farm
South Dakota's fall harvest draws closer to completion
Offense scoring at will, but improvement needed on defense for DWU
Catching up with former area athletes: Dvorak hoping to lead Morningside to national championship
USD thumps App State 87-60
DWU women topple Southwestern in Hastings Classic
Plankinton's Karst verbally commits to DWU basketball
Area woman to celebrate 95th
Couple celebrate 65th anniversary today
90th birthday to be celebrated
Couple celebrate 60th anniversary
Mitchell couple celebrate 50th
William "Bill" John Bertram
Shane Eugene Muth
LETTER: Vote yes on indoor aquatic facility
LETTER: Noem's vote on refugees disgraceful
LETTER: Override council's foolishness with 'no' vote
LETTER: Vote yes on indoor pool
LETTER: Get out and give for #GivingTuesday
24-hour game stop nabs 147 violations
Commission finalizes several spring hunting seasons
TIPs hotline receiving fewer calls, leading to higher percentage of arrests
GFP hopes to net $1 million from proposed fee increases
Salmon egg collections on Oahe proving difficult this year
September 1, 2015
Man accused of harassing American Indian students cleared
RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge has cleared a South Dakota man accused of harassing American Indian children with racial slurs and spilling beer...
News / state
September 1, 2015 - 11:15am
July 8, 2015
Early testimony given in alleged student harassment case
RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge has taken early testimony in the case of a Philip man accused of subjecting American Indian children to racial slurs and spraying them with beer at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City. Trace O'Connell's bench trial on a misdemeanor disorderly...
News / state
July 8, 2015 - 9:21am
May 29, 2015
Man accused of harassing kids at game won't get jail
RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge has taken the possibility of jail time off the table for a Philip man accused of subjecting American Indian children to racial slurs and spraying them with beer at a minor league hockey game in Rapid City. The decision by Fourth Circuit Magistrate...
News / state
May 29, 2015 - 10:52am
March 19, 2015
Man pleads not guilty to charge from hockey game incident
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Philip man who authorities say spilled beer on and used racial slurs toward a group of Native American students in January at a Rapid City Rush hockey game has pleaded not guilty. Attorney Patrick Duffy entered the plea on Wednesday for 41-year-old Trace...
News / crime
March 19, 2015 - 10:34am
March 18, 2015
Activists rally against reported harassment at hockey game
PHILIP (AP) — A group of protesters demanded an apology Tuesday from the city of Philip and a resident for his alleged role in an incident at a Rapid City Rush hockey game in January where Native American students were reportedly subjected to racial slurs and sprayed with beer. About...
News / state
March 18, 2015 - 4:27pm
May 26, 2014
Officials propose fees for Minuteman Missile Site near Philip
PHILIP (AP) — Guided tours at Minuteman Missile National Historic Site in Philip may soon stop being free. The National Park Service has proposed a fee for the tours of the Delta-01 underground nuclear launch facility. The Rapid City Journal reports the Park Service has...
News / state
May 26, 2014 - 5:14pm
January 13, 2013
Philip tree farms agree to pay $170K in fraud case
RAPID CITY (AP) -- The owners of two tree farms linked to a Federal Crop Insurance Program fraud case have agreed to pay the federal government $170,000 to settle the case. The payment settled allegations Black Hills Tree Farm and Western Hills Tree Farm, both of Philip, cheated...
News / crime / state
January 13, 2013 - 6:13pm
September 7, 2012
Area volleyball: Andes Central tops Jaguars
CORSICA -- The Andes Central volleyball team improved to 4-0 with a win over Corsica/Stickney in three sets Thursday in Corsica. Set scores...
September 7, 2012 - 12:10am
July 9, 2012
Blom, Fees to wed Aug. 18 in Corisca
Stephanie Blom and Zane Fees announce their engagement. Parents of their couple are Leroy and Jodi Blom, Corsica; and Donald and Carmen...
Life / celebrations
July 9, 2012 - 6:51pm
May 3, 2012
Philip student wins $20,000 Coca Cola scholarship
Sayde Slovek, a senior at Philip High School has been recognized as one of the country's most outstanding high school seniors by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and has been awarded at $20,000 scholarship for college. Slovek joined 252 high school seniors at the Coca-Cola Scholars...
Life / state
May 3, 2012 - 12:05pm
December 28, 2011
Area sites chosen as best in health program
Parkston, Redfield, Wessington Springs, Winner, Wagner and Philip have been selected as Best Practice Model sites for the Rural Experiences for Health Professions Students Program (REHPS) 2012. The REHPS program connects interdisciplinary groups of students enrolled in medical,...
December 28, 2011 - 7:41am