John Thune, campaign manager.
KEYSTONE — Twenty adults and one juvenile were arrested Friday for unlawful protest activities near Keystone, according to the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office.
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Shortly after fireworks above Mount Rushmore disappeared into the night sky on Friday, South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem accompanied President Donald Trump aboard Air Force One despite having had close contact with Trump’s son’s girlfriend, who had tested positive for the coro…
DEADWOOD — A group proposing gold mining activity near the rim of Spearfish Canyon has refiled a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) Extractive Industry Application with Lawrence County.
MOUNT RUSHMORE — As part of the Mount Rushmore Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration Friday, re-enators portraying Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt meandered amongst the crowd to glad hand and pose for pictures before giving a rousing rendition of speeches comprised from the wise word o…
(AP) — Gov. Kristi Noem tested negative for COVID-19 following her exposure to Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr., at a Republican fundraising event.
STURGIS — The city of Sturgis is looking to contract with Monument Health to conduct up to 1,300 COVID-19 tests following this year’s 80th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
MOUNT RUSHMORE — The message was loud and clear Friday night, as President Donald Trump and Gov. Kristi Noem stirred the crowd with rousing speeches aimed at declaring that America’s resolve to protect and defend its heritage remains undaunted by current events.
MOUNT RUSHMORE – After more than a decade, fireworks will once again fly over Mount Rushmore to celebrate our nation’s birthday and this year, a very special guest will attend the festivities. President Donald Trump will be joining other high-level officials including Gov. Kristi Noem for to…
NORTHERN HILLS — Bridges in Lawrence, Meade and Butte counties are among 49 projects in the state slated to receive federal bridge replacement funds.
SPEARFISH — The Black Hills State University Sustainability Department has partnered with Beautify Spearfish, Spearfish Parks and Recreation and Fire Department, as well as Northern Hills Rotary Club to install a new garden feature in Rotary Park.
LEAD — Helping kids grow a garden of vegetables that will be used for lunch and dinner meals is one of the best summer activities Becky Bowker can think of for the Boys and Girls Club of Lead-Deadwood.
PIERRE — July is Grilling Month, and the South Dakota Retailers Association, Cattlemen’s Association, and Pork Producers Council are partnering together to celebrate! Collectively, the groups aim to highlight South Dakota’s high-quality meat products and the retailers who serve them.
NEW YORK (AP) — There is little evidence that the protests that erupted after George Floyd’s death caused a significant increase in U.S. coronavirus infections, according to public health experts.
LEAD — Distance learning prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic school closure in March didn’t go so well in the academic realm for some students involved in extra-curricular activities at Lead-Deadwood High School.
(AP) — The U.S. is “going in the wrong direction” with the coronavirus surging badly enough that Dr. Anthony Fauci told senators Tuesday some regions are putting the entire country at risk — just as schools and colleges are wrestling with how to safely reopen.
DEADWOOD — Three old friends are taking guests again, as today, a South Dakota-based ownership group recently banded together to re-open the Midnight Star, Diamond Lil’s, and Jake’s, at 677 Main St. in a building formerly owned by Kevin Costner.
HOUSTON (AP) — Health departments around the U.S. that are using contact tracers to contain coronavirus outbreaks are scrambling to bolster their ranks amid a surge of cases and resistance to cooperation from those infected or exposed.
SPEARFISH — With the full economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic yet unknown, Spearfish city officials are cautiously optimistic while remaining prepared for a moderate downturn.