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Department of Health reports 33 new COVID-19 cases in Tuesday report
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Health recorded 33 new cases of COVID-19 in their Tuesday report. The new cases pushed the cumulative total in the state to 5,067, however the number of active cases saw a decrease today. Health officials say active cases tumbled from 1,069 yesterday to 1,015 today. In the Black Hills region, Pennington County recorded 6 new cases. That sends t...
June 2, 2020
Experts now say there may be smaller, localized peaks of COVID19 infections
SIOUX FALLS, SD – The anticipated peak in coronavirus infections in South Dakota has changed over the past two months….and may be changing again, according to health officials. Statewide...
June 2, 2020

Peaceful protest march in Rapid City Monday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A protest in Rapid City did occur last night, but remained peaceful. The protest was created by Carly Siers and it attracted hundreds of people as they marched from the courthouse...
June 2, 2020

Peaceful protest in Pierre; police and SDNG on standby
PIERRE, S.D. - South Dakota’s Capitol City on Monday night was effectively an armed encampment.  Dozens of armed local, county, and state police were deployed throughout the City of Pierr...
June 1, 2020

Sturgis Council approves annexation of Jackpine Gypsies property
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Council on Monday night approved the annexation of the Jackpine Gypsies Motorcycle Club property. The property is located just off I-90 between Exit 30 and 32. The club h...
June 1, 2020

Rapid City Council approves emergency curfew resolution
RAPID CITY, S.D. —In response to concerns of rioting across the nation, the Rapid City council took steps to put in a curfew in an emergency situation. The council on Monday night gives Mayor S...
June 1, 2020

Rushmore Mall closes; businesses in Rapid City told to take precautions in case of rioting
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Our of an abundance of caution, Rushmore Mall in Rapid City closed its doors early Monday afternoon, officials say. The mall closed at 12:30 p.m. and will remain closed the r...
June 1, 2020

Pennington County reports 8, Meade County, 2 in Monday COVID-19 Update
PIERRE, S.D. – There were 41 new cases of COVID-19 in South Dakota Monday, according to the South Dakota Department of Health. In the Black Hills area, Pennington County recorded 8 new cases an...
June 1, 2020

Suspect caught Sunday after slashing 30 tires in Spearfish Police and City parking lots
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Spearfish police have arrested a Rapid City man on eight felony charges and various misdemeanors after allegedly vandalizing a number police and city owned vehicles. Police sa...
June 1, 2020

Rapid City Stevens names new competitive cheer coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens Athletic Director Jared Vasquez has tabbed Jamiee Exner as head competitive cheer coach. Vasquez says Exner "is a product of our cheer program and has been a hard-working, loyal assistant cheer coach and led the Winter Sideline cheer team to...
June 1, 2020

Wyoming coach part of NCAA talks on football amid COVID-19
CASPER, Wyo. - Wyoming coach Craig Bohl has a seat at the table as the NCAA considers how to carry on with football season amid the coronavirus pandemic. Bohl says there's been "a lot of different ideas" but so far not many hard and fast decisions. Bohl is a member of the Divis...
June 1, 2020

Wyoming Governor says state did not cancel rodeos
CHEYENNE, WY - Gov. Gordon, while joined by rodeo leadership across the state, announced the cancellation of the six largest rodeos in Wyoming due to COVID-19 concerns. The announcement prompted criticism and anger from some in the state who feel government response to the pande...
May 30, 2020

South Dakota American Legion Baseball Teams get green light to play ball
UNDATED - On Sunday, the national headquarters for American Legion Baseball shut down all national sponsorship and involvement for the 2020 season. There was a section in the letter that was open to interpretation as to whether local baseball could be supported or not. On Wednesd...
May 14, 2020

Ryder Kirsch of St Thomas More wins 2020 SD Mr. Basketball Award
UNDATED - Ryder Kirsch of St Thomas More has been named 2020 South Dakota Mr. Basketball. Kirsch led the  Cavaliers to a 19-2 season and a start to finish number one ranking in the Class A boys basketball poll. Kirsch wasn't able to showcase his talents at this year's stat...
May 13, 2020

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