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News in Pennington County, South Dakota
Naperville man who vanished in South Dakota died of hypothermia
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:55:13 -0700
A young Naperville man whose body was found last month in a wooded area near Mount Rushmore died of hypothermia.
Western South Dakota county warns of phone scam
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:53:19 -0700
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Pennington County sheriff's office is warning of a telephone scam.
Local lawmaker wants to even out school funding
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:00:00 -0700
PIERRE | A state legislator from Pennington County isn’t giving up on his idea that school districts should share some of their future wealth from taxes on banks, wind turbines and telephone and electricity cooperatives with less fortunate districts.
Five Arrested In Laurel County Drug Bust
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:41:53 -0700
Deputies in Laurel County had their hands full arresting five people on a laundry list of drug charges. Deputies were at a home on Piney Hill Road in Corbin early Saturday morning when they said they found meth and the tools used to make it. Dakota Mullins, Aaron McQueen, Alicia Ison, Dana Eversole and Lathy Pennington, all of whom were arrested, face charges ranging from trafficking to parole ...
Body of missing Naperville man discovered in South Dakota
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:45:57 -0700
NAPERVILLE – The body of a Naperville man was found Friday, more than a week after he was reported missing in South Dakota, according to Custer County Sheriff's Office Lt. Stephen McMillin.
Active shooter response training scheduled in Rushmore Mall
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0700
RAPID CITY | Law enforcement this weekend will participate in an active shooter response training exercise at western South Dakota mall.
Active shooter response training scheduled in SD
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:33:51 -0700
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Law enforcement this weekend will participate in an active shooter response training exercise at western South Dakota mall.
Bond set at $500K for woman charged with murder
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:05:36 -0700
BOX ELDER, S.D. (AP) — A judge in western South Dakota has set a $500,000 bond for a Box Elder woman charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of a 49-year-old man.
Tornado spotted near Yankton County
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:48:38 -0700
A tornado was spotted in northern Yankton County earlier this evening. There were also radar indicted rotations in Turner County, but no touchdowns have been reported there.
Alcohol-related problems high in Rapid City
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:34:31 -0700
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Alcohol-related issues are stressing police officers and criminal justice workers in South Dakota's second-largest city, and one expert says he doesn't see the problem easing a