- Volunteer fire assistance program grants to open soon Updated: Apr-29-16 7:15 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The South Dakota Department of Agriculture says it will soon be looking for grant applications for the Volunteer Fire Assistance program.
- 9 workers laid off at Regional Health hospital in Rapid City Updated: Apr-29-16 10:18 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Rapid City-based Regional Health has laid off nine workers in an ongoing staff shake-up instigated last year by a new top executive.
- Low potential for major wildfires in western South Dakota Updated: Apr-29-16 8:11 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The potential for large wildfires in the Black Hills National Forest region of western South Dakota appears low this year.
- Excerpts from recent South Dakota editorials Updated: Apr-28-16 11:27 am
Argus Leader, Sioux Falls, April 23, 2016
- Daugaard declares May month to improve wildfire awareness Updated: Apr-27-16 7:08 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says May is Wildfire Awareness Month in the state.
- Man accused in trooper assault will have separate trial Updated: Apr-27-16 8:37 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Washington state man accused of trying to kill a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper will have his case handled separately from his three co-defendants.
- Prominent Rapid City businessmen sentenced for tax crimes Updated: Apr-26-16 12:17 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A prominent Rapid City businessman has been sentenced to a year in federal prison for failing to pay about $270,000 in taxes.
- State fire meteorologist to deliver 2016 wildfire outlook Updated: Apr-25-16 7:05 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A state fire meteorologist is set to deliver the 2016 wildfire outlook on Thursday.
- Rapid City program gives scholarships for preschool Updated: Apr-24-16 12:10 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Rapid City program is helping give access to preschool programs to children in economic hardship by providing scholarships.
- Changes being made to make South Dakota scenic roadway safer Updated: Apr-23-16 12:05 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A section of a scenic roadway west of Rapid City is being straightened to provide a safer route for drivers, especially motorcyclists who have crashed there often.
- Bureau of Indian Affairs head to speak at Mines commencement Updated: Apr-20-16 7:09 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs will deliver the keynote address at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 173th commencement.
- Rapid City school worker charged with child sex crime Updated: Apr-20-16 6:11 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A 39-year-old female paraprofessional at Rapid City High School has been fired and faces a charge of having an illegal relationship with a male student.
- Lake Placid out of running to be "Hockeyville USA" Updated: Apr-20-16 1:09 am
LAKE PLACID, New York - New York's Olympic village is no longer in the running for the title of "Hockeyville USA."
- 3 schools take top honors at South Dakota archery Updated: Apr-19-16 7:07 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - Schools in Eagle Butte, Rapid City and Avon took top team honors in the recent National Archery in the Schools Program state tournament.
- Landmark barn near Piedmont razed for highway project Updated: Apr-19-16 1:01 pm
PIEMONT, South Dakota - Jody Iseminger took his Indian motorcycle for a spin on Interstate 90 last week and noticed something was missing - he wasn't quite sure what - in the landscape just west of Piedmont.
- $10,000 worth of jewelry stolen from Wall tourist attraction Updated: Apr-19-16 6:30 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Authorities are searching for suspects in the theft of $10,000 worth of jewelry from a popular tourist attraction in western South Dakota.
- "Moon Walks" start next month at Black Hills National Forest Updated: Apr-18-16 7:11 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The Black Hills National Forest is ready to host the annual "Moon Walks" for the 2016 season.
- School officials: Rapid City student stabbed during fight Updated: Apr-18-16 2:26 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The Rapid City School District says a North Middle School student has been stabbed during a fight with another student, but the victim's injuries are not life-threatening.
- Pine Ridge city on reservation to get its first street signs Updated: Apr-18-16 8:34 am
PINE RIDGE, South Dakota - The city of Pine Ridge is getting street signs for the first time in its history.
- Students honored for documentary about life on reservations Updated: Apr-17-16 12:46 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Three students at a Rapid City high school have been honored for their short documentary about life on South Dakota Native American reservations.
- Pennington County misses cut for multimillion-dollar grant Updated: Apr-16-16 7:02 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Pennington County has missed out on a nonprofit's multimillion-dollar grant meant to help officials determine how to remediate a jail population that has more than tripled in five years.
- 9 bands entering South Dakota Rock and Roll Hall Updated: Apr-15-16 7:19 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The South Dakota Rock and Roll Music Association is inducting nine bands into its Hall of Fame this weekend.
- Circuit judge to pay $50K in Indian Child Welfare Act case Updated: Apr-14-16 7:31 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A state circuit court judge in Rapid City will pay $50,000 in a settlement over whether he concealed information when he was a defendant in a federal lawsuit alleging violations of the Indian Child Welfare Act.
- Crews continuing Custer State Park prescribed burn Updated: Apr-13-16 7:18 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Wildland fire crews are planning to continue a prescribed burn in Custer State Park on Thursday.
- Reward money offered in Rapid City stolen guns case Updated: Apr-13-16 4:34 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A reward fund is offering $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect who stole 25 hand guns from a Rapid City outdoors store.