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Heavy rain leads to flooding woes on western South Dakota plains
UNDATED - The aftermath of the past three days of rain and snow is now flooding, and most of western South Dakota is under some sort of flood advisory of warning. Many rivers and streams are running high, and some are over their banks. In Philip, the Bad River was causing flood...
May 23, 2019

Sturgis cancels off-road rally due to weather
STURGIS, S.D. - Due to the extremely wet weather, the 2019 Sturgis Off-Road Rally scheduled for May 24 - 26 has been canceled.  A closure order was signed last week by U.S. Forest Service prohibiting any type of motorized use on Black Hills trail system.  Additionally,...
May 22, 2019

Noem Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for Winter Weather, Flooding Damage
PIERRE, S.D. –  Governor Kristi Noem today requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration to help South Dakotans and local governmental entities recover from property damage sustained during the statewide winter weather and flooding this spring. The request is for...
May 22, 2019

BHSU President, Dr. Tom Jackson headed to California; search for new president underway
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State University will soon be looking for a new president. Current President,  Dr. Tom Jackson, Jr., has been selected to serve as President of Humboldt State University (HSU) in Arcata, California. An interim president will be chosen so...
May 22, 2019

South Dakota governor not planning to stop inmate execution
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - South Dakota's governor says she does not plan to stop the execution of a death row inmate who claims jurors were biased against him because he's gay. The American Civil Liberties Union is urging Gov. Kristi Noem to grant clemency to Charles Rhines. The 62-ye...
May 22, 2019

Heavy wet snow in May creates travel, power problems
STURGIS, S.D. - Heavy, wet snow has made a mess of things as May's unusual weather continued Wednesday. Travel was very difficult in the northern and southern hills Wednesday morning, with numerous accidents being reported. Around a foot of snow was reported in an area from Dea...
May 22, 2019

New commander to take over at Ellsworth Air Force Base
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. - It’s been announced that Col. David Doss will take command of the 28th Bomb Wing at Ellsworth Air Force Base this month. Doss will take over as new commander on Thursday, May 30 at 9:28 a.m. Doss is a graduate of the Virginia Military Inst...
May 22, 2019

Man, woman found dead at Mitchell hotel
MITCHELL, S.D. - Police in Mitchell are investigating the deaths of two people at a hotel. The bodies of a man and woman were discovered Monday at the Thunderbird Lodge. Authorities say they checked into the hotel Saturday night and arrived in a U-Haul van from another state. ...
May 22, 2019

Winter weather advisory posted for Sturgis, Spearfish and Rapid City
STURGIS, S.D. – Heavy, wet snow began to stick to the roads in Sturgis this afternoon as the cool, wet spring continues. Forecasters put up a winter weather advisory for the I-90 corridor from the Wyoming State Line down to Rapid City. The wet snow could cause some travel ...
May 21, 2019

Back to the drawing board for ambulance funding outside of city limits
STURGIS, SD – Meade County Commissioner Rod Bradley had hoped public sentiment would be further along  the path to finding a sustainable funding solution for ambulance services in parts of Meade County.  But last night’s meeting of the Meade County Citizens ...
May 21, 2019

Motorized Trails to Remain Closed over Memorial Day Weekend
CUSTER, S.D. - All motorized trails remain temporarily closed to motor vehicle use on the Forest due to extreme wet conditions and a forecast calling for more wet and cold weather. A closure order was signed last week prohibiting any type of motorized use on motorized trails. Ad...
May 21, 2019

Department of Public Safety encourages safe driving over Memorial Day
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Department of Public Safety officials are urging drivers to make sure this Memorial Day holiday is remembered for all of the right reasons. This weekend’s Memorial Day holiday is considered the start of the summer travel season. That means...
May 21, 2019

Woman accused in death of newborn released from jail
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A Sioux Falls woman accused in the 1981 death of her newborn has been released from jail. The Argus Leader reports Theresa Bentaas posted bond Monday. The 57-year-old Bentaas has been in the Minnehaha County Jail since her arrest March 8. She's charged with ...
May 21, 2019

Spearfish police investigating jewelry store burglary
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Police in Spearfish are hoping the public can help them catch up with a man they want to talk to in connection with a burglary at a local jewelry store. Police say someone burglarized R.M.S. Jewelers sometime early Monday morning. They released a photo of a man...
May 21, 2019

Man charged in death of woman enters insanity plea
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A Rapid City man charged in the death of a woman in 2015 has changed his plea. Richard Hirth, 38, is one of two people charged in the connection with the death of Jessica Rehfeld. Hirth, along with David Schneider, are accused of stabbing the 22-year-old to d...
May 21, 2019


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