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Trump defends his comments on Virginia white nationalist rally, blames media
Email from January 2011 shows Schopp knew about GEAR UP
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe completes water pipeline
Mitchell VFW gets helping hand from county commissioners
Trump will not pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio at Phoenix rally, White House says
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Area prep volleyball roundup: Jaguars outlast Bearcats
Young Golden Eagles looking to build
Opening-night thriller: No. 3 Mitchell rallies to edge No. 4 Aberdeen in five sets
Kernels sweep RC Central, Vermillion
Lynx roll over Phoenix to go to 23-6
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
John A. Fillaus
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
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
August 16, 2017
Sturgis Rally undercover sex stings nab 9 suspects
STURGIS (AP) — Nine men were arrested in undercover sex trafficking stings during the recent Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. South Dakota Attorney...
August 16, 2017 - 8:47am
August 10, 2017
Ellsworth Air Force Base has a new commander
RAPID CITY (AP) — Ellsworth Air Force Base has a new commander. Col. John Edwards comes from the Pensacola Naval Air Station in Florida, where...
August 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
August 6, 2017
Forest Service to give water system to South Dakota town
NEMO (AP) — After proposing to give a small South Dakota town filters for well water contamination potentially caused the U.S. Forest Service, the agency has shifted to implementing a $1.9 million permanent water supply system. The agency released a plan this month to upgrade the...
August 6, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 3, 2017
Authorities ID third victim of Rapid City mobile home fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Pennington County Sheriff's Office has identified the last of three people who died in a mobile home fire in Rapid City....
August 3, 2017 - 12:45pm
Official accused of stealing from tribe reaches plea deal
RAPID CITY (AP) — An official accused of stealing from the Oglala Sioux tribe is scheduled to plead guilty to a reduced charge in a deal with...
August 3, 2017 - 10:25am
August 2, 2017
Ex-state's attorney accused again of failing to pay taxes
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities say a former Bennett County state's attorney convicted of tax evasion has once again failed to pay taxes. Forty-eight-year-old...
August 2, 2017 - 2:45pm
August 1, 2017
3 victims of Rapid City mobile home fire died from smoke
RAPID CITY (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results indicate that three people who were killed in a mobile home fire in Rapid City died of smoke inhalation. The blaze occurred Friday. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office and the Rapid City Police Department are still working to positively...
August 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
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
July 30, 2017
Social media increases popularity of South Dakota sites
RAPID CITY (AP) — Technology and social media have turned little-known natural spots in South Dakota into not-so-secret tourist destinations, much to the dismay of some locals. The Rapid City Journal reports that one such spot includes a natural swimming hole known as Devils Bathtub,...
July 30, 2017 - 1:30pm
July 29, 2017
South Dakota university centers spend less money on teachers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's university centers in Sioux Falls, Rapid City and Pierre are spending less money on instructors, and it's not just because they have fewer students. The Argus Leader reports the decrease in spending is also due to a strategic push to offer fewer...
July 29, 2017 - 1:15pm
IHS: Sioux San emergency, inpatient departments to close
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Indian Health Service says it will permanently close the emergency and inpatient departments at the Sioux San Hospital...
July 29, 2017 - 10:25am
July 28, 2017
UPDATE: 3 die in South Dakota mobile home fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — A fire official says multiple people are unaccounted after a fire destroyed a mobile home in western South Dakota. Rapid...
July 28, 2017 - 12:55pm
July 26, 2017
Suspect in killing of Rapid City retiree pleads not guilty
RAPID CITY (AP) — A man accused of escaping from custody and killing a retired teacher in Rapid City has pleaded not guilty to murder. Twenty-eight-year-old...
July 26, 2017 - 8:14am
July 24, 2017
Prepared for state: Post 18 ready to make a run at Class A title
It's been a goal for the Mitchell Post 18 Legion baseball team to return to the Class A state tournament for a while now. Now that Mitchell's...
July 24, 2017 - 11:02pm