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Prairie Market in Rapid City permanently closes its doors

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA-TV ) - The first of three Rapid City grocery stores set for closure has now officially served its last customer. There is now a big hole in one neighborhood after Prairie Market closed for good. This came about a week ahead of what was cited as the closing date and no announc

KOTATV.COM - 2017-09-22 05:51:00

Passenger numbers reaching for the skies at Rapid City Regional Airport

The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association's 126th Convention and Tradeshow got under way Thursday at the Ramkota Hotel. The convention is an opportunity for ranchers and others from the cattle industry to come together and share information and ideas about the natural, economic, and political issues

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-22 16:55:00

Rapid City Area School District launches 2022 Strategic Plan

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - Rapid City Area School District officials unveiled new branding, updates on the school websites and a few goals to be implemented in the next five years during a 'State of the District' address on Thursday. RCAS Superintendent Dr. Lori Simon also updated on the goals s

KOTATV.COM - 2017-09-22 05:22:00

Rapid City Area School District unveils new strategic plan

Parents, teachers, and community members gathered on Thursday night at Central High School to hear the Rapid City Area School District's new strategic plan. The plan involves revamping many of the school system's expectations and core values imposed on students. Among those are: reading, learning wi

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-22 20:31:00

North Central Camera Club Council convention is in Rapid City for the first time

Rapid City, SD Rapid City is a picture perfect location for the 61st annual North Central Camera Club Council convention this weekend. 150 photographers from 11 states are visiting the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn for the Black Hills Photography Club's Presidents Pixels and Pines Convention in conjun

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-23 00:35:00

Fire breaks out at Rapid City home

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - A fire broke out at a Rapid City home about noon Thursday. The fire is at a home on the 1200 block of 12th Street. Heavy smoke and flames were visible when firefighters arrived. KOTA Territory News will have more information when available.

KOTATV.COM - 2017-09-21 19:37:00

South Dakota Stockgrowers Association celebrates their 126th Annual Convention in Rapid City

The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association is celebrating their 126th Annual Convention and Tradeshow in Rapid City. Ranchers from all over the state have gathered for the two day convention to learn more about what's going on in the livestock industry. Thursday, the South Dakota CattleWomen met for

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-21 22:51:00

UPDATE: Home on Fairview Street destroyed by fire

Firefighters have knocked down the house fire at the corner of 12th and Fairview streets. No one was hurt, but authorities said the single-family home is considered a total loss. The fire was called in just before noon Thursday after a dark plume of smoke was seen coming from the area just before Sk

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 18:03:00

Stevens High School Special Olympian surprised with USA games bid

A local athlete received quite a special surprise on Friday during her history class at Stevens High School. Special Olympics swimmer Addison Whitney was selected to participate in the 2018 Special Olympics USA games in Seattle, Wash. next summer. Whitney has been swimming in the Special Olympics si

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-22 23:12:00

Life-saving Sprinklers: An RCFD Demonstration

House fires have been destroying homes at a rate. sometimes 50 percent quicker than they did 5 years ago. Monica Colby, a fire and safety specialist at the Rapid City Fire Department, says that the speed of the spread of the fire, can be attributed to modern home products. "Every house - no matter h

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-22 18:18:00

RCRH sports medicine director shares tips for young athletes

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Athletes from across the Black Hills are preparing for upcoming sports seasons, both on and off the field. That's why it's important for them to stay safe and healthy. Dr. Josh Sole, the Regional Health sports medicine director in Rapid City, encourages parents to be knowledgeable

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-22 16:41:00

Soldiers from around the country complete Military Funeral Honors training at Ft. Meade

They're training to make sure soldiers get the finals honors they deserve. About a dozen Army National Guard soldiers from around the country are at Fort Meade doing just that. Jon Wilson takes you Friday's final testing. National Trainer for the Army National Guard Military Funeral Honors Program B

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 22:39:00

Stockgrowers Association learning how to use technology in the industry

With the use of technology, developers say business owners are moving towards utilizing third-party verification companies for food production practices. They say that this way, consumers can verify that the attributes on a particular product is indeed what is actually listed. Although some of the

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 21:57:00

Local Special Olympian surprised with big announcement in class

Stevens High School students made their history class one for the books for one of their classmates on Friday. Local special Olympian Addison Whitney learned in class that she's headed to Seattle for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games, competing in a few swim events. She is one of 50 athletes from

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 20:29:00

McCain says no to GOP health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sen. John McCain says he won't vote for the Republican bill repealing the Obama health care law. His statement likely deals a fatal blow to the last-gasp GOP measure in a Senate showdown expected next week. The Arizona Republican says he can't back the partisan GOP measure because

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 20:17:00

Watch traffic while viewing fall colors

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN TV) - Fall colors are expected to peak soon across the Black Hills; and that means more traffic in areas such as Spearfish Canyon. Fall colors in the canyon are expected to peak around Monday or Tuesday so the next two weekends should be good for viewing. "Local people, and p

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 19:03:00

Obama campus assault guidance gets scrapped under Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is scrapping Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new interim instructions for universities. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has said the Obama rules were unfairly skewed against the students accused of assault. In

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 18:12:00

Looking for rural health care solutions in South Dakota

As rural health care continues to be a growing concern in South Dakota, a representative from Washington D.C. visited the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Friday for feedback and solutions. Dr. Cara James, the director of the Office of Minority Health and co-chair of the CMS Rural Health Council, discuss

NEWSCENTER1.TV - 2017-09-23 00:01:00

Rapper Chief Keef pleads not guilty to South Dakota charges

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Rapper Chief Keef has pleaded not guilty to drug charges in South Dakota. The rapper whose legal name is Keith Cozart was arrested June 12 at the Sioux Falls airport, where officials say marijuana was found in his carry-on bag. He had been in the city performing at an anti-

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 17:54:00

Patient reunites with EMS flight crew that saved her

LEXINGTON, Va. (WDBJ) -- It was when Angel, that is, Flight Nurse Angel Senter, met Hope. "I love your name," Hope Hugus said as they hugged. "I like yours, too," said Angel. They had met before, but the details are kind of hazy. "I don't really remember a lot of it," Hugus says of that day. "I re

BLACKHILLSFOX.COM - 2017-09-22 16:13:00