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  ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have announced an ECHL affiliation agreement with the Rapid City Rush for the upcoming season.  The Wild’s primary developmental affiliate is the Iowa Wild in the AHL. Under the affiliation agreement announced Monday, the Rush will serve as a resource for the development efforts and personnel needs of both the Iowa Wild and the Minnesota Wild.  Minnesota Wild senior vice president &…
06.19 / 20:37
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PIERRE – State government’s School Finance Accountability Board set a public hearing Monday on proposed rules that would add appeals processes for compliance and waiver dec…
06.19 / 20:23
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PIERRE – South Dakota doesn’t have a state law explicitly requiring employers provide workers compensation insurance coverage for employees, according to a Rapid City lawyer who represents people who say they’ve been hurt while at their jobs…
06.19 / 20:23
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PIERRE, S.D. (KELO AM) South Dakota voters next November may have four separate versions to choose from of a proposed constitutional amendment for campaign finance and lobbying reform. State Attorney General Marty Jackley has provided explanations for each of the four versions, and warns that each would likely be challenged on constitutional grounds, if approved by the voters. Now supporters must gather enough signature petitions to get the four versions on the ballot. Each is called the…
06.19 / 19:25
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Attorney General Explanations Released for Four Constitutional Amendments Regarding Campaign Finance and Lobbying Laws PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Attorney General Explanations for four separate proposed constitutional amendments have been filed with the Secretary of State. For each Amendment, the statement will appear on a petition that will be circulated by the sponsor. If the sponsor obtains a sufficient number of signatures…
06.19 / 19:05
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EAGLE BUTTE, SD - Ronni Ann High Bear, 26, of Eagle Butte passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017 at I.H.S. Hospital, Eagle Butte. Funeral services are currently pending. Luce Funeral Chapel of Eagle Butte has been entrusted with Ronni’s ar…
06.19 / 18:34
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FAULKTON, SD - Bernadine Roseland Cordts Selting, 90, of Faulkton passed away Friday, June 16, 2017 at Sunquest Healthcare Center, Huron. Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the United Church of Faulkton with Pastor Bill Hoffman officiating. Burial will follow in the Faulkton Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Monday, June 19, 2017 at the funeral home. Bernadine Roseland was born August 12, 1926, …
06.19 / 18:34
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PIERRE, SD - Funeral service with military honors will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church, Miller. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. at the church. Lowell will be cremated after the funeral and burial of his cremated remains will be at Hillcrest Cemetery, Miller. Lowell was born November 11, 1931, at Mitchell, South Dakota to Eaner and Esther (Farrington) Krog of Gann Valley, South Dakota. …
06.19 / 18:34
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LANTRY, SD - Funeral services for Tom Wishard Sr., 76, of Lantry will be at 10 AM, MT, Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Pioneer Hall in Dupree. Burial will be at the Lantry Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Mr. Wishard passed away Thursday June 15, 2017 at the Pierre Care and Rehabilitation Center in …
06.19 / 18:34
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Meth has become an epidemic, plaguing the Pine Ridge Reservation with more than half the population addicted in just Kyle. Sunday, a grassroots group took action against the staggering numbers. The drug continues to destroy the reservation's younger generation, with kids using as young as 10-years-old. Now, the mother of a former-addict is taking a stand, saying no to…
06.19 / 18:22
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You could hear the engines revving through the Hills Sunday during the first ever Veterans Honor Ride, hosted by the Ride Therapy Project. Black Hills FOX reporter Eliana Sheriff tells us how the non-profit is using bikes to build bonds between…
06.19 / 18:22
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It's a bittersweet ending for many as they wave goodbye to their high school lives and say hello to their future. Rapid City Central and Stevens seniors celebrated their accomplishments at…
06.19 / 18:22
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Our salute to retiring teachers begins with Whitewood Elementary's Marlene Kotab, who has been teaching music, and much more, for 37…
06.19 / 18:22
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About 130 local Girl Scouts along with their families helped Storybook Island prepare for their opening next weekend as part of an annual community service…
06.19 / 18:22
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SIOUX FALLS. S.D. (KELO AM) You can pretend to be a refugee for 90 minutes Tuesday outside Lutheran Social Services in downtown Sioux Falls. One of the organizers, Clara Hunt, herself a former refugee, says there will be a simulated refugee tent camp with guides to explain the experience. "You will have these tour guides show you, take you from one booth to another and these people who are going to explain in those different tents are former refugees." Hunt tells KELO.COM News. This…
06.19 / 18:19
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  ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State University men’s and women’s basketball teams have released their 2017-18 season schedules. In addition to the 22 game NSIC schedule the Wolves will play six non-conference games for both the men and women including 16 home dates in 2017-18.  New for the Wolves in 2017-18 is a revised NSIC schedule featuring the league opener in December versus the traditional match-up on Thanksgiving weekend. …
06.19 / 16:32
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The 99th annual South Dakota American Legion convention got visits from a few notable figures Saturday…
06.19 / 16:17
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Watertown Fire Rescue extinguished a small backyard fire Saturday morning at 11 Fifth Avenue…
06.19 / 16:17
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  BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. – The South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo wrapped up Saturday night with the final performance in Belle Fourche.  When the dust cleared, there were 12 Champions who qualified for the National High School Finals Rodeo which will be held in a few weeks in Wyoming. 2017 State Champions: Boys Cutting – Myles Kenzy, Iona; Girls Cutting – Kailyn Groves, Faith; Bareback – Colt Hokana, Columbia; ……
06.19 / 15:35
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Tom and Markie Zacharias decided to take the old Castle Inn back to its roots, and they hope Rapid City’s East North Street corridor will follow s…
06.19 / 15:22
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