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News in Pennington County, South Dakota
Man accused of spilling beer, using racial slurs at game
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:28:26 -0800
A South Dakota man was charged Wednesday with disorderly conducted for allegedly spilling beer on and using racial slurs toward a group of Native American students last month at a Rapid City Rush hockey game. The misdemeanor charge against 41-year-old Trace O'Connell is the result of a nearly monthlong investigation into events at a Jan. 24 game. Chaperones for the students from the American ...
Comparisons to Janklow don't help Christie with local Republicans
Sun, 22 Feb 2015 04:00:00 -0800
Many political observers in South Dakota have made comparisons between the state’s former Gov. Bill Janklow and current New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
ICE HOCKEY: Princeton, Robbinsville aim to make noise in Mercer County Tournament
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 06:32:48 -0800
Well, two of the four teams expected to make it to the Mercer County Tournament semifinals have taken care of business.
Proposed mine near Pe Sla will respect Indian culture
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:17:47 -0800
BELLE FOURCHE - In reopening an abandoned silica-sand mine in the Black Hills National Forest, claim owners say they will strive to respect the Native American sacred and cultural legacy of the surrounding area, avoid disrupting religious or recreational activities, and protect water sources from contamination.
South Dakota Schools Now Required to Practice Violent Situation Drills
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 04:26:14 -0800
The Senate Education Committee passed a proposal on Thursday that requires South Dakota schools to have a safety plan for potential violent acts, such as a shooting. This proposal also requires schools to conduct lockdown drills annually.
Inmate serving rape sentence dies following lengthy illness
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:54:19 -0800
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota prison inmate serving a 30-year sentence for first-degree rape has died of natural causes following a lengthy illness.
Panel approves plan to allow concealed carry without permit
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 18:20:18 -0800
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota may soon join a handful of other states where it is legal to carry a concealed pistol without a permit.
City, county prepare for terrorism or another historic flood
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 05:00:00 -0800
The Mount Rushmore National Monument is an awe-inspiring spectacle.
Man accused of spilling beer, using racial slurs at game - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:58:14 -0800
A South Dakota man was charged Wednesday with disorderly conducted for allegedly spilling beer on and using racial slurs toward a group of Native American students last month at a Rapid City Rush hockey game.
Sturgis business owners rally against bypass road
Sat, 21 Feb 2015 08:00:00 -0800
Sturgis City Council members say they are all for economic development, just not at the expense of existing businesses within their community.