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Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry
Chamberlain implementing technology for individualized learning
U.S. bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast
Around the Region: Wessington Springs, Mount Vernon and Corsica
Activists tie themselves to Enbridge property in Bemidji
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Why small, local, organic farms aren't the key to fixing our food system
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
DWU football game moved to Sunday at DakotaDome
Adam Thielen, Stefon Diggs look to end Vikings' 1,000-yard receiver drought
Mauer, with glittering numbers, plans to play every day
DWU football team turns attention to Hastings
No. 1 Gorillas upend No. 2 Cavaliers
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
Joseph Shields, Jr.
Darlyne A. Gottlob
Lori Jean Will
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
LETTER: School district creating competition
LETTER: A ridiculous proposed tax on tobacco
LETTER: A terrible headline
LETTER: Multiple types of care for different headaches
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
June 1, 2017
South Dakota city begins construction on sculpture series
RAPID CITY (AP) — Construction has begun on what will be a series of 12 identical sculptures on an 84-acre patch of barren ridge line in a South Dakota city. The Rapid City Journal reported that James Bailey of Bailey Associates, Inc. — the company spearheading the project —...
June 1, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 12, 2015
Sculptor unveils 5 pieces of public art in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — A sculptor is gradually unveiling gray granite pieces of his public art project in downtown Rapid City. Masayuki Nagase has completed about two-thirds of the $2 million project titled "The Sculpture Project: Passage of Wind and Water." He already has finished...
October 12, 2015 - 12:47pm
June 20, 2015
Free art exhibit showcases local talent
Artwork has long been showcased on Mitchell's Main Street, and now just blocks from the famous corn murals, another free art exhibit is open. On...
June 20, 2015 - 8:32am
June 18, 2015
Sculpture damaged by vandals to go back up in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A sculpture has been repaired and is returning to its place in an annual exhibition in downtown Sioux Falls after it was damaged by vandals. The Argus Leader reports the piece called "Book Peddlers" was knocked from its perch in front of a bank last month....
June 18, 2015 - 2:11pm
June 1, 2015
Sculpture stolen from Sioux Falls exhibition found in park
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A sculpture stolen from an annual exhibition in downtown Sioux Falls has been found in a park. Jeff Hansen with SculptureWalk says the piece titled "Raven" was found by a citizen in Menlo Park on Sunday. It was reported stolen early Saturday from its pedestal...
June 1, 2015 - 10:23am
November 11, 2014
Hill City company to cast last bronze sculpture
HILL CITY (AP) — A South Dakota company that has cast nearly half of the presidential sculptures on display in Rapid City is going out of business. The Rapid City Journal reports that Black Hills Bronze is scheduled to pour its last molten bronze cast next week.
November 11, 2014 - 10:12pm
November 10, 2014
Crazy Horse Memorial plans Veterans Day blast
CRAZY HORSE (AP) — Crews at Crazy Horse Memorial in the Black Hills plan to do a blast on the mountain to honor men and women who have served in all branches of the military. The annual Veterans Day blast will be at 11:11 a.m. Mountain time Monday, weather permitting. The...
November 10, 2014 - 2:43pm
July 28, 2014
Sculpture placed for fallen Rapid City officers
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City officials have dedicated a sculpture to honor two police officers killed in a 2011 shooting. The Rapid City Journal reports that the sculpture was dedicated Friday at Founders Park to honor Officers Ryan McCandless and Nick Armstrong.
July 28, 2014 - 12:02am
March 4, 2014
Aberdeen residents raise funds for sculpture of WWII flying ace
ABERDEEN (AP) — A group of South Dakota residents are working to recognize a World War II flying ace. The Aberdeen News reports that supporters of Cecil Harris are raising funds for a statue of the Cresbard native that would be placed on the Northern State University campus. Supporters...
March 4, 2014 - 4:45pm
December 23, 2013
American Indian sculpture in Rapid City garden raising funds
RAPID CITY (AP) — Fundraising has begun for a planned American Indian sculpture garden in Rapid City’s downtown. KOTA television reported the First Nations Sculpture Garden will feature cast bronze portraits of honored men who span several generations of modern Lakota, Dakota...
December 23, 2013 - 8:12am
August 25, 2013
Northern State unveils new sculpture garden
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University is unveiling five new sculpture pieces for its campus in Aberdeen. The works by Vietnamese artist Tuan Nguyen will be displayed in a new sculpture garden in Baumgart Plaza, west of the Johnson Fine Arts Center. The garden is being unveiled...
August 25, 2013 - 4:09pm
August 6, 2013
Native American sculptures get OK in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Rapid City Council has unanimously approved a Native American sculpture garden in the city's downtown despite safety and access concerns. The sculpture garden in Halley Park proposed by the nonprofit First Nations Sculpture Garden Corp.
August 6, 2013 - 1:12pm
July 23, 2013
Sculpture park group pledges 3-year timeframe
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A group proposing a Native American sculpture park in Rapid City says construction would begin within three years once the city gives final approval. The timeline was reached during a private meeting Monday by the First Nations Sculpture Garden Corporation, Mayor...
July 23, 2013 - 3:06pm
July 22, 2013
GIAGO: Covert racism or plain stupidity? That is the question
If you are Native American and you have lived in Rapid City for any length of time, the actions of the Department of Parks and Recreation Advisory...
July 22, 2013 - 7:38pm
June 4, 2013
Crazy Horse blast commemorates 65th anniversary
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The mammoth Crazy Horse mountain carving in South Dakota's Black Hills is commemorating the 65th anniversary of the monument's dedication with a morning blast. Crazy Horse was a famed Oglala Lakota warrior and leader who played a key role in the 1876 defeat of...
June 4, 2013 - 7:21am