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City: Regional no longer dumping medical waste in landfill

"I don't know where they're going, or what they're doing with them differently, but they're not coming to us," Dale Tech, director of public works, said after a citymeeting two weeks ago.

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 11:00:00

Rapid City man arrested in fatal shooting in Keystone

KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) — Authorities have made an arrest in a fatal shooting in Keystone and identified the person who died.The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Ty Scott of Keystone died from a single gunshot wound Wednesday. The incident happened at a residence.An 18-year-old Rapid


Two Cents comments for June 17

Wow, Rapid City residents. You have a $250,000 house, ask for delivery of your groceries totaling $300, and you stiff your driver. Over 15 folks have done so already this week. You're provided great service, on time and carried to your front door. Then bupkis. Nice.

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 10:00:00

Mountain lion spotted in Rapid City; GF&P searching for animal

The sighting was reported around 2 p.m. in the area of Gemstone and Parkview drives, according to a news release from the Rapid City Police Department. Officers searched the area, but were not able to find the lion. Police contacted the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department, which then took ove


Delta creates special Rapid City flight for Belgian tourists

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Delta Air Lines recently created a special flight to help a group of Belgian tourists reach their South Dakota vacation after experiencing travel delays.The tourists boarded a flight from Amsterdam on May 31 as part of a reward trip for coffee roasters using creamer by Dutch

ELPASOINC.COM - 2018-06-17 17:43:52

Two-car collision in North Rapid

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) -2 people received minor injuries after a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of Haines Avenue and North Street in Rapid City Friday morning.Around 10:30 a.m.,a pick-up truck was traveling East on North Street and turned onto Haines Avenue. The truck pulled in front


GIAGO: You can’t judge a book by its cover

At Canyon Lake there was a tall diving board. It was built on a wooden scaffold. Edgar Lone Hill and his brother Hobart used to join us on our way to the lake. There was a diver we all loved to watch. All of the people we knew at Canyon Lake simply called him “chief.” He was a Lakota man who worked

RAPID CITY JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 10:00:00

Rapid City kids are doing more drugs because of accessibility

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) -Kids across the nation are doing less drugs according to the latest study from the Centers for Disease, Control, and Prevention, but that trend does not ring true in Rapid City.


GF&P using dogs to search for mountain lion in Rapid City neighborhood

Two sightings in the area of Gemstone and Parkview drives have been confirmed through video recorded on household security cameras. The first occurred at 1 p.m. Monday, while the second was recorded at 2 p.m. Tuesday, according to John Kanta, regional supervisor for the South Dakota Department of Ga


Raised in Rapid City, bred for the comedy road

"You could say that I'm bringing a Western South Dakota -- definitely not an Eastern South Dakota -- perspective," to my comedy, he said. "Because this is where I'm from, man, you know?"


Heavy metal festival returning to Rapid City

Called Stygian Rites Festival — referencing the mythological river Styx bordering the underworld — organizers say the three-day event, running June 21-23 at West Dakota Improv and HayCamp Brewery, will attract about 30 bands and attract fans from as far away as California and Texas.


Billings Royals top Rapid City Post 22 Expos 7-4

Reliever Connor Hunter pitched 4.1 innings, giving up five hits, one earned run and two walks. He struck out two to earn the win.

BILLINGS GAZETTE - 2018-06-16 19:09:00

3736 Park Drive - Rapid City SD Townhome for Sale

1 car garage (sheetrocked)Fully fenced backyardDog door out to the cool patioHot Tub ready!Main Floor LaundryBreakfast BarDark Laminate FloorsTiled main showerPicture window out the living roomFamily room would make an awesome theater room!


Prosecutor reacts to convicted murder's 'gay' defense

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) -A prosecutor who worked the Charles Russel Rhines murder case in 1993 says the convicted murder’s argument to the U.S. Supreme court that he was sentenced to death because he is gay is “ludicrous.”Rhines says the jury was prejudiced when he was sentenced for the brutal 19


Craft beer gets a new home in Rapid City

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) -After months of preparation, on June 1 Dakota Point Brewing joined the number of business that reside in the Landstrom's building in Rapid City.


Box Elder PD says vandals causing thousands in damages on Line Road

BOX ELDER, S.D. (KEVN)It's an act of vandalism in Box Elder that has a high price tag and even worse, it could be deadly.


Rapid City considers railroad quiet zone

The city's cheapest option would cost about $1.7 million to limit the quiet zone to the central downtown area, including only four crossings between two streets. The most expensive proposal costs $4.4 million for improvements that most effectively reduce safety risks at crossings, such as a directio


City loses appeal of Big Sky lawsuit

In the court’s ruling, the justices refuted each of the city’s claims — that the city was entitled to a summary judgment on Big Sky LLC’s liability, and that the circuit court erred by excluding evidence of Big Sky’s claims against and settlements with Scull and R.C.S. Construction, by granting the


Rapid City teen arrested in Keystone shooting death

Buy NowAn 18-year-old Rapid City man has been arrested and charged with first degree manslaughter in a shooting death Wednesday night in Keystone.The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says emergency personnel were called to a home in the 400 block of First Street at 8:13 p.m. Wednesday night for re


Rapid City considers railroad quiet zone in city's downtown

The City Council will discuss several options Monday to reduce noise from train horns at railroad crossings, the Rapid City Journal reported .The city’s cheapest option would cost about $1.7 million to limit the quiet zone to the central downtown area, including only four crossings between two stree