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White House, congressional leaders push for two-year budget deal
Trump officials brief a divided Congress on escalating tensions with Iran
Judge dismisses suit over death of North Dakota college student turned police informant
Opposing sides rally, protest outside North Dakota's only abortion clinic
North Dakota lawmakers to look at land access issues after failed 'trespass bill'
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Self-driving trucks will carry mail in US for the first time
Caged pigeons found in basement of Chinese buffet in Fargo; apology issued
In stressful times, farmers need to add mental health to the to-do list
A farmer saved himself by cutting off his leg with a knife. This is what he wants you to know
Ford to cut 7,000 jobs as part of company-wide 'redesign'
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The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
In search of a good death: End-of-life specialists ease the way home
'We have the meats': Arby's surprises Fargo seniors who chant the franchise's tagline
A baby was mysteriously abandoned in an airport bathroom in 1986, now he knows some of the truth
Saturday marks 40th anniversary of one of the first times a missing child made national news
Six fantastic sites to see in North Dakota
Cougars claim the West: Heart River earns lopsided victory over Aggies in region title game
Dickinson State announces 2019 Blue Hawk Hall of Fame class
Scoreboard for Tuesday, May 21
Badlands Big Sticks hope to be bigger, badder in second summer
Injured Mitch Garver feeling 'pretty good'
Commentary: Farms are suffering from climate change and Trump's trade war. Here's how to help
Port: Constitutional measure to legalize marijuana has sponsoring committee with a spotty background
Port: The hiring process for Mark Kennedy cost North Dakotans nearly $50,000 for each year he actually worked
Shaw: Our delegation needs to stand up for our democracy
Port: In the fight over oil, it’s progressives against progress
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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May 21, 2019
Mount Rushmore closes as rain, snow flood Black Hills
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Access to Mount Rushmore has closed and the Rapid City Fire Department is warning residents to “exercise extreme caution”...
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May 20, 2019
Abbott House kicks off fundraising campaign for Rapid City expansion
MITCHELL, S.D. -- After decades of providing therapeutic services for the state’s youth in Mitchell, the Abbott House is expanding its outreach....
May 20, 2019 - 7:50pm
May 16, 2019
Southwest South Dakota man charged for attempting murder-for-hire plot
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Rapid City man was arrested Tuesday, May 14, after being accused of asking someone to kill a person for him, the Rapid...
May 16, 2019 - 5:38pm
May 15, 2019
South Dakota woman sentenced to 15 years for killing friend in drunken motorcycle crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Rapid City woman received a 15-year prison sentence Tuesday, May 14, for killing her friend when she crashed a motorcycle...
May 15, 2019 - 4:16pm
May 7, 2019
Independence Day fireworks display over Mt. Rushmore planned for 2020
PIERRE, S.D. -- For the first time in over a decade, there will be Independence Day fireworks over Mount Rushmore next year. Republican Gov....
May 7, 2019 - 5:32pm
April 11, 2019
Black Hills and Badlands brought in majority of state tourism dollars last year, per report
PIERRE, S.D. -- The Black Hills and Badlands region of South Dakota saw the most visitor spending in 2018, while the Southeastern region saw...
April 11, 2019 - 3:33pm
April 9, 2019
Rapid City schools seek $250M bond for new buildings, infrastructure
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Rapid City schools are looking at financing a massive infrastructural overhaul by way of a $250 million bond issue that...
April 9, 2019 - 5:01pm
April 6, 2019
Rapid City mother pleads guilty to attempted child abuse in pepper spray case
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Rapid City woman pleaded guilty Friday, April 5, to attempted child abuse after being accused of pepper spraying her 11-year-old...
April 6, 2019 - 1:57pm
March 29, 2019
South Dakota priest sentenced to six years in prison for child sex abuse
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A judge overruled the requests of the defense lawyer and prosecutor when he sentenced a priest to six years in prison Friday,...
March 29, 2019 - 4:18pm
March 27, 2019
Western South Dakota air force base will be first to receive B-21 nuclear bombers
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Ellsworth Air Force Base will be the sole training center and first site to receive the new B-21 bomber, which will be capable...
March 27, 2019 - 5:13pm
South Dakota pet store owner charged with abuse agrees to pay $40K to Humane Society
RAPID CITY, S.D. — The owner of a Rapid City pet store raided last fall after being accused of animal abuse must pay $40,000 to the Humane...
March 27, 2019 - 4:59pm
March 14, 2019
Police investigate body found in Rapid City parking lot
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Police are investigating after a man was found dead Thursday morning, March 14, in a downtown Rapid City parking lot. A...
March 14, 2019 - 9:01pm
March 5, 2019
Suspect in apparent ax killing moved from juvenile to adult court
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A suspect who was a minor at the time he was accused of an apparent ax killing and two other violent attacks could face a...
March 5, 2019 - 6:56pm
Standoff suspect now faces 25 charges, including attempted murder
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A Rapid City man accused of firing a gun at law enforcement officers, vehicles and occupied buildings during a four-hour...
March 5, 2019 - 6:17pm
March 2, 2019
Men killed teen during planned robbery in southwest South Dakota
RAPID CITY — The two men accused of murdering 17-year-old Emmanuel Hinton in Rapid City earlier this week did so during a planned robbery,...
March 2, 2019 - 8:09pm