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  1. Reward Offered In South Dakota's Meeker Ranch Vandalism CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    A $500 reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the vandals who damaged a historic ranch on U.S. Forest Service property near Custer. A large section of siding on the Meeker Ranch Barn in the Black Hills was vandalized earlier this summer.

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  2. New Hell Canyon district ranger hiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Craig Bobzien, Black Hills National Forest Supervisor, announces Tracy Anderson as the new District Ranger at Hell Canyon in Custer, SD. Anderson brings over 31 years of experience in natural resource management.

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  3. Jewel Cave Visitor Center Expansion Project Under WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... tour schedule won't be impacted. The National Park Service maintains Jewel Cave National Monument, 13 miles west of Custer. The cave has more than 177 miles of mapped and surveyed passages and is home to nine bat species, including the rare ...

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  4. Teens Back In Custody After Leaving STAR AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    The South Dakota Department of Corrections said three male teenagers left the Youth Challenge Center program Sunday night. Officials found the three in a home near the STAR Academy campus south of Custer.

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  5. STAR Academy Youth Back In CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The three were apprehended in a home near the STAR Academy campus south of Custer this morning. Personnel from the Custer County Sheriff's Department, Highway Patrol, state Game, Fish and Parks Department, U.S. Forest Service and STAR Academy were involved in the search and apprehension.

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  6. Tatanka Hotshot killed in Washington wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Richard Wheeler, 31 years old, was formally based out of Custer, S.D., during his career. He served six years in Custer.

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  7. Custer State Park: The best destinations in South DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    The small town of Custer, named after the infamous former Union brevet major general, is located in a lush forested valley deep in the heart of the Black Hills region of South Dakota. The sleepy former mining town is now the focal point of a tourist boom which sees as many as 1.9 million visitors passing down Custer Street each year en route to South Dakota's largest state park, an expansive 71,000 acre nature preserve famous for its towering granite spires, sprawling forests and annual September Buffalo roundup.

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  8. Firefighter died of carbon monoxide, smoke inhalationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | KRON 4

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. ALTURAS, Calif.

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  9. Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | News Times

    ... the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the ...

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  10. Weather helps crews battling massive California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Hills, South Dekota, National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the ...

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  11. Weather helps crews battling massive California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | MDJonline.com

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  12. Containment of raging California wildfire jumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Connecticut Post

    ... the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the ...

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  13. Raging Northern California wildfires prompt evacuationsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Daily Reporter

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. LOWER LAKE, California - Fire officials called for thousands of evacuations as numerous homes remained threatened by Northern California wildfires Monday, while more than 9,000 firefighters battled 21 major fires in the state, officials said.

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  14. Wildfire raging north of San Francisco threatens homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A series of wildfires were intensified by dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds. . This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting ... When water gets scarce and the government slaps restrictions on its use, who should be first in line at the spigot? Farmers, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll.

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  15. Raging California blazes force people to flee homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... of drought that have dried out California. U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the ...

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  16. Autopsy this week on firefighter killed in Calif. blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the ...

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  17. Firefighter dies in wind-fueled California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Texarkana Gazette

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. S AN FRAN-CISCO - A firefighter evaluating a Northern California wildfire was killed by the erratic, wind-stoked blaze while he was surveying an area to decide the best way for ...

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  18. Firefighter dies in wind-fueled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Times News

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. SAN FRANCISCO - A firefighter evaluating a Northern California wildfire was killed by the erratic, wind-stoked blaze while he was surveying an area to decide the best way for crews to handle the flames, a U.S. Forest Service official said Saturday.

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  19. Firefighter dies in wind-fueled Northern California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015.

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  20. At The Purple Pie Place, Where The Crusts Are Just Sweet EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | KQED

    NPR is snacking its way around the country this summer, sampling a few delicacies that locals swear by and visitors want to find. Bobkat's Purple Pie Place is a fixture in Custer, S.D. From chicken pot pie to strawberry rhubarb jalepeno, Trevor Yehlie and his family have been baking pies since 2009.

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