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Chinook Days holds ice sculpture contest

SPEARFISH, S.D. — The Matthews Opera House held its Second Annual Snow Sculpture Contest as part of the Chinook Days celebration. It was an opportunity for the community to mix history, science and…

North Dakota reports 3 more COVID-19 deaths, 196 new cases

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota health officials say three more people have died from COVID-19 in the state, bringing the overall death toll from the pandemic to 1,403. An additional 196 new cases of the virus were confirmed. There…

BHSU ENACTUS Team hosts 'Tech for Retirees' Classes

One highly successful community-based project for the ENACTUS Team is 'Tech for Retirees', which teaches the retired community about new and ever-changing technology. ENACTUS TEAM ( all pictures listed were taken…

RCFD extinguishes garage fire on Holcomb Avenue

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The Rapid City Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of Holcomb Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. for a structure fire. A neighbor had called 911 to report seeing smoke and flames coming from…

110 new Wyoming COVID-19 cases, 21 new deaths reported Friday

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — On Friday, the Wyoming Department of Health reported 21 new coronavirus-related deaths in the state, bringing the total number of deaths to 571. The deaths were reported in the following counties: five in Laramie County, four in…

SD DOH: 319 total new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths statewide

PIERRE, S.D. — On Friday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 247 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 95,473. 72 of the 319 total cases are considered as new probable…

Four-vehicle crash in Rapid City leads to multiple arrests

  RAPID CITY, S.D. -- A multi-vehicle crash in downtown Rapid City resulted in three arrests Thursday night. At around 10:45 p.m. , Rapid City Police Department officers were dispatched to the intersection of Omaha Street and West Boulevard…

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army’s elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the nation’s first Black secretary of defense. The…

Schumer: House to send Trump impeachment article Monday

On the first full day of Democratic control, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., walks to the chamber after meeting with new senators from his caucus, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. (AP…

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