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Wireless network coming to portions of rural Pennington, Lawrence counties
RAPIID CITY, SD - A $6 million, fixed-wireless network is coming to parts of rural Pennington and Lawrence counties.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $6 million to provide the broadband service. It's  part of the $550 million Congress allocated to the second round of the ReConnect Program."High-speed internet e-connectivity allows businesses access to global market...
October 22, 2020
Groups pushing pot legalization report cash advantage
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The groups pushing for South Dakota to legalize marijuana in the November election have a large cash advantage over opponents of the proposal as the campaigns enter their fin...
October 22, 2020

Rapid City woman identified as fatality in eastern South Dakota accident
ROWENA, S.D. – A Rapid City, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died Sunday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash near Rowena. A 2001 Ford Explorer was eastbound on South Dakota Highwa...
October 22, 2020

New COVID-19 cases reach new daily high, 14 deaths reported Thursday
STURGIS, S.D. – South Dakota recorded its highest 24-hour new case total ever Thursday as 948 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 25 probable cases were reported. Along with the new cases was a...
October 22, 2020

State records 558 new COVID-19 cases and 3 new deaths in Wednesday COVID-19 report
PIERRE, S.D. – The state health department reported 558 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday as active cases reached 8,688 – another new high. People hospitalized also reached a new high – ...
October 21, 2020

NOAA, State Climatologist look to winter forecast
ABERDEEN, SD -  While a La Nina is expected to impact weather across the northern plains this winter, the effects may take a while to build, according to South Dakota State Climatologist Laura Ed...
October 21, 2020

South Dakota man charged with neglecting more than 30 dogs
DEADWOOD, S.D. — Prosecutors say a western South Dakota man faces over two dozen charges for allegedly neglecting and starving more than 30 dogs. Thomas Mraz, of Whitewood, was arrested Tuesda...
October 20, 2020

Former hockey team office manager sentenced for embezzlement
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A former office manager for the Rapid City Rush has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for stealing $700,000 from the professional hockey team. Forty-...
October 20, 2020

State reports new high for COVID-19 hospitalizations, seven new deaths
STURGIS, S.D. – South Dakota reports an uptick in the number of people hospitalized due to COVID-19 in their Tuesday report. Health officials say 329 people are currently hospitalized – u...
October 20, 2020

Tuesday Night, October 20, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 20, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Brookings, 25-17, 25-20, 25-22 Alcester-Hudson def. Freeman Academy, 25-3, 25-9, 25-7 Arlington def. Oldham-Ramona/Rutland, 25-13, 25-4, 25-10 Brandon Valle...
October 21, 2020

South Dakota Media Prep Football Poll for Week of October 19
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football poll for the week of Oct. 19 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.    Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (18) 6-0 90 1 2. Bra...
October 20, 2020

South Dakota Media Prep Volleyball Poll for Week of October 19
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the week of Oct. 19, 2020. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA O'Gorman (12) 16-0 60           1 S...
October 20, 2020

BHSU and South Dakota Mines drop Saturday football games
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Black Hills State football dropped its home opener to Colorado Mesa, 56-7 Saturday afternoon at Lyle Hare Stadium. Nolan Susel led the BHSU offense in yards with 24 on the ground on 17 rushes, and in the air with 93 yards on six receptions. Chance Eben passed ...
October 18, 2020

Saturday Night, October 17, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 17, South Dakota Prep Volleyball Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson def. Menno, 25-23, 25-23, 25-10 Brookings def. Sioux Falls Lincoln, 26-28, 27-25, 25-22, 25-22 Dupree def. McLaughlin, 25-7, 25-11, 28-26 Huron def. Rapid City Central,...
October 18, 2020

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