Closings, Cancellations and Delays


New COVID-19 cases 369, with 153 hospitalized according to Saturday report
STURGIS, S.D. – New cases of COVID-19 were at 369 Saturday and the number of people hospitalized due to the virus hit a new high. The 369 new cases sent the active caseload to 2,946 and the number of people hospitalized was up 15 today to 153. There were also two new deaths reported, sending the state’s death toll to 200. The two new deaths were a man and a woman in the 70-79 age cat...
September 19, 2020
Crash experts question Ravnsborg's car-deer explanation
HIGHMORE, SD - An experienced traffic-accident reconstruction expert is casting doubt on the claim made by South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg that he thought he hit a deer with his car the ...
September 19, 2020

Wildfire burns 71 acres south of Rapid City Friday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Fire crews say equipment failure sparked a wildfire south of Rapid City that burned approximately 71 acres Friday. The fire was located in the area of Old Folsom Road and Lamb Road...
September 19, 2020

New COVID-19 cases total 389 Friday; new death reported in Meade County
STURGIS, S.D. – For a second day in a row, new COVID-19 cases totaled nearly 400 and there were five new deaths reported in the Friday update from the Department of Health. New cases totaled 38...
September 18, 2020

Rounds, Colleagues Lead Effort to Punish Criminals for Targeting Law Enforcement Officers
WASHINGTON–U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today joined Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) and a number of their Senate colleagues to introduce the Protect and Serve Act, legislation that would creat...
September 18, 2020

Former lawmaker DiSanto accused of making false domestic assault report
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A former South Dakota state senator is facing charges of false reporting. Lynne DiSanto, who also goes by the names Lyndi DiSanto and Lynne Hix-DiSanto, appeared before Seventh Cir...
September 18, 2020

Contact tracing and quarantine bring even more COVID-19 challenges to Meade 46-1 Schools
STURGIS, S.D. - The Meade School Board will meet again Monday in special session to determine if they want to develop a new policy concerning quarantine of close contacts. That follows this week&rsqu...
September 17, 2020

Rapid City woman identified as person killed in Lawrence County crash
SPEARFISH, S.D. – A Rapid City, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died in a one-vehicle crash Sunday in Spearfish. A 2004 Jeep Liberty was eastbound on Interstate 90 when the dr...
September 17, 2020

New COVID-19 cases total 395; New cluster reported at State Women's Prison in Pierre
PIERRE, S.D. – New COVID-19 cases continued their upward trend Thursday as state health officials confirmed nearly 400 new cases of the virus in their daily report. The 395 new cases sent the s...
September 17, 2020

Friday Night, September 18, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 18, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard: Arlington/Lake Preston 36, Deubrook 6 Belle Fourche 42, Hot Springs 12 Brandon Valley 63, Rapid City Central 27 Bridgewater-Emery 52, McCook Central/Montrose 6 Britton-Hecla 14, ...
September 18, 2020

Scooper Defense Comes Up Big in 14-6 Win Over Douglas
BOX ELDER, S.D --  The Sturgis Scoopers used two big plays and stingy defense to earn their first win of the season over the Douglas Patriots, 14-6. Both teams traded possessions throughout the first quarter but neither team could get into the red zone.  The game was s...
September 19, 2020

Thursday Night, September 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 3, St Thomas More 2 Spearfish 6, Douglas/RC Christian 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 8, St Thomas More 0 Spearfish 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0...
September 18, 2020

Thursday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday night, September 17, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard: Baltic def. Flandreau, 25-16, 25-23, 25-16 Bon Homme def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-22, 22-25, 25-21, 16-25, 15-12 Bridgewater-Emery def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-4, 25-5, 25-16 Colman-Egan def. Lake Preston, 2...
September 17, 2020

COVID-19 Leads to postponement of Sturgis VB and Soccer this week
STURGIS, S.D.  - All Sturgis Scooper volleyball and soccer games scheduled for this week have been postponed due to COVID-19 cases among players. The postponements were announced on Monday. Athletic Director Todd stated “We just felt like that was the prudent thing t...
September 16, 2020

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