Rapid City council unanimously approves city-wide texting while driving ban
This approval makes texting behind the wheel a primary offense, meaning officers do not have to have another reason to pull you over.
Gillette man killed in one-vehicle rollover accident
A Gillette man is dead after a one vehicle accident near Buffalo, Wyoming. For unknown reasons, 77-year-old Raymond Schwindt lost control of his Jeep Wrangler on Interstate 90 east of Buffalo, smashing into a guard-rail causing it to cartwheel one and a half times before landing in the opposite lane. The accident remains under investigation.
Chronic illness has Rapid City woman in need of 2nd kidney transplant
A chronic illness has a Rapid City woman in need of a second kidney transplant. Woope Claymore has a disease called lupus. It's a chronic inflammatory disease that affects various parts of the body. The disease is attacking the kidney she received in a transplant several years ago from Rapid City resident Jim White. Now she needs a second kidney transplant.
Sturgis motorcycle manufacturer expanding; hiring 20 people
By Barrett PhillipsBrian White, Plant Manager of Samson says, their manufacturing plant began as a business in June of last year. They started out by hiring 30 employees but are soon adding an additional 20 to their pay roll due to growth and expansion. White says their plant manufactures aftermarket exhaust systems for Harley Davidsons and is economically a great fit for the city. "O ya, I think it's a great fit. I mean being right here in the city of riders I couldn't think of a better pl...
Authorities identify woman killed at Falling Rock
Pennington County, S.D.- A 39 year old woman has died as a result of injuries sustained from a fall while rock climbing this afternoon.At 5:00pm, Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to Falling Rock for a report of an injured rock climber. Members of the Pennington County Search and Rescue team also responded and were able to extricate the victim. She was then transported by Life Flight to Rapid City Regional Hospital where she was pronounced dead.The Johnson Siding Fire Department, Rapid City ...