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Air Force planning training missions

The Air Force is planning another training session next month in the massive Powder River Training Complex over the Northern Plains. The Combat Raider exercise is scheduled for three days beginning Oct. 16. It will involve several different types of military aircraft. The 35,000-square-mile complex over the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming is the largest over…Continue Reading

Pennington County Inmate Found Dead

A Rapid City man has died after he was found unresponsive at the Pennington County Jail Saturday. According to a release from the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, the Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the death of 31 year old Richard Zimmerman. An autopsy is being conducted. Zimmerman was arrested on a parole violation Friday.…Continue Reading

SD High School Football & Volleyball Polls 9/17/18

The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 17 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosevelt (24)        4-0          144         1 2. SF O’Gorman (6)          4-0          126         2 3. Brandon Valley             3-1          78           3 4. SF Washington            …Continue Reading

Lawmakers set to hold special session

South Dakota Lawmakers will gather Wednesday at the Capitol for the special session to consider legislation, which would allow the collection of sales tax from out of state internet retailers to start Nov. 1. That bill was endorsed by the budget writing committee on Tuesday.  A second bill the panel recommended would require marketplaces that…Continue Reading

Victims identified in Tilford Fire

Authorities have identified the 2 victims of a structure fire Friday afternoon in Tilford, located 20 miles north of Rapid City. According to Rapid City Fire Department Public Information Officer Lt. Jim Bussell,  a propane tank at the scene suffered a “catastrophic failure” and ruptured causing an explosion. Sturgis Fire Department Assistant Chief, David Fischer…Continue Reading

Junek’s Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Scoreboard 9/7/18

VOLLEYBALL THURSDAY’S S.D. SCORES Aberdeen Roncalli def. Redfield/Doland, 14-25, 20-25, 25-16, 25-15, 15-1 Avon def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-11, 23-25, 25-17, 25-11 Bennett County def. White River, 26-24, 25-19, 25-23 Bridgewater-Emery def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-12, 25-12, 20-25, 25-22 Burke def. St. Mary’s, Neb., 25-11, 25-11, 25-13 Canistota def. Dell Rapids St. Mary, 25-21, 26-24, 23-25, 25-9 Chamberlain def.…Continue Reading