Woman arrested in fatal Rapid City stabbing
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Rapid City police say a 32-year-old woman has been arrested in a fatal stabbing on the city's west side. Police say the suspect was arrested following the Saturday morning stabbing and is being held at the Pennington County Jail. Police did not identify the victim, pending notification of relatives. Authorities say it's the third homicide in the city this year....
December 8, 2018
Special election set for proposed Fire and Ambulance District to serve rural Sturgis area
STURGIS, S.D. – Rural Sturgis area voters will be deciding December 18 on whether or not to start the discussion on a proposed fire and ambulance district to serve them. The Notice of Special E...
December 7, 2018

No contest plea in assault on state trooper
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A man accused of injuring a South Dakota trooper after stealing his squad car while handcuffed during a traffic stop has pleaded no contest to charges in a deal with prosecutors. ...
December 7, 2018

Chinese-owned food processor in South Dakota fined for violations, plans upgrades
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – At the same time Chinese-owned Smithfield Foods is investing $45 million in its South Dakota operations, it being fined for wastewater violations. The Department of Env...
December 7, 2018

Rounds, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Fully Fund Border Wall
WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D) joined Sens. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), John Kennedy (R-La.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) to introduce the WALL Act, legislation that would fully fund the border wa...
December 7, 2018

Noem names past lawmaker head of economic development office
PIERRE, S.D. — Gov.-elect Kristi Noem has named a Sioux Falls businessman and former state lawmaker to serve as commissioner of the Governor's Office of Economic Development. The incoming Repub...
December 7, 2018

Bathroom bill sponsor won't try again during 2019 session
PIERRE, S.D. — The sponsor of an unsuccessful bill to restrict the bathrooms South Dakota transgender students could use said he won't try again when he returns to the Legislature this session. ...
December 7, 2018

South Dakota regents pass tuition plan for students from nearby states
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Students from six surrounding states will soon pay the same tuition rate as South Dakota residents at the state's public universities. The South Dakota Board of Regents approved the ...
December 6, 2018

Union files complaint against South Dakota care facility
REDFIELD, S.D. - A workers union is alleging that the South Dakota Developmental Center is chronically understaffed, which puts employees at risk of injury at the care facility for individuals with in...
December 6, 2018

Scooper girls use two free throws to edge Pierre
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis used two free throws with under 10 seconds remaining to escape with a victory over Pierre Saturday night, 46-45. The two teams traded leads most of the way, with neither team shooting very well. Sturgis led 9-6 after one quarter and 17-15 at the half. Pi...
December 9, 2018

Saturday Night, December 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores for Saturday, December 8: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 76, James Valley Christian 57 Bison 52, Newell 41 Brandon Valley 79, Spearfish 35 Canistota 59, Gayville-Volin 44 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 66, Miller 55 Clark...
December 9, 2018

Saturday Night, December 8, High School Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Wrestling Results from Saturday, December 8: Burke/Gregory InvitationalWinner 139.5 points Burke/Gregory 122.5 Wessington Springs/Woonsocket 112 Redfield Area 102 Bon Homme/Scotland/Avon 101 Stanley County 52 Lyman 31 Miller/Highmore-Har...
December 9, 2018

BHSU men and women roll over Dixie State
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Five players scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team ran past Dixie State University, 91-70, on Saturday evening in the first ever meeting between the teams.      Makaleb McInnis led the Yell...
December 9, 2018

South Dakota State upends Kennesaw 27-17 in FCS quarters
KENNESAW, Ga. — Taryn Christion threw for one touchdown and ran for another — the clincher with 2:22 to play — and fifth-seeded South Dakota State held off fourth-seeded Kennesaw State 27-17 in the FCS quarterfinals on Saturday. The Jackrabbits (10-2) play at t...
December 9, 2018

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