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  1. Some happy, some sad about moving fireworks to New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The last holiday display over the executive golf course was in in 2011. The summer tradition was stopped because of dry conditions and the threat of fire.

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  2. Rapid City Mayor Sam Kooiker says farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Mayor Sam Kooiker will formally transfer leadership of the City of Rapid City to Mayor-elect Steve Allender at tonight's City Council meeting, beginning at 6:30 p.m. "It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the citizens of Rapid City in city government for the past 14 years! Jennifer and I have been able to connect with thousands of amazing city residents, and many have become dear friends of ours. My congratulations go to our new Mayor, Steve Allender.

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  3. Patriotic celebration ends in grassfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Celebrations of freedom happened from coast to coast in honor of our nations holiday, but some resulted in danger for others. Fireworks were the cause of a fire on 12th street, multiple hoses were deployed to contain the 100 by 100 foot fire, which was mopped up quickly by Rapid City Fire Department.

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  4. Week-long trip thru 1868 Laramie Treaty landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    More than 40 people committed to a week together on a bus, visiting and learning about significant Native American sites and creating important relationships. The traveling classroom is a whirlwind tour of many of the most significant Lakota sites within the boundaries of the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty with the US government: Dr. Craig Howe teaches the college course, Lakota Lands and Identities .

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  5. Library funding crisis looming?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    There might be a problem looming with the Rapid City library's books -- the financial books that is -- according to library officials. Rapid City Public Library board chair Rod Pettigrew went before the city council's legal and finance committee this week with some stark news: Pennington County says it can't make a $100,000 quarterly payment due the library.

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  6. Autopsy shows hypothermia killed Rapid City womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Passersby found the body of Kristin Mercy in a grassy area near a lower main street parking lot May 4. Records for the two weeks Mercy was missing show Deadwood experienced freezing weather on six nights and temperatures ranging from 27 to 40 degrees.

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  7. Razor blade sparks concern at local parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A Rapid City teen says she suffered several deep cuts on her legs from a razor blade left on a slide at College Park in North Rapid City. She posted pictures of her injuries and a warning to others, on Facebook and the news spread quickly, in fact it's been shared more than six thousand times in about 24 hours.

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  8. Rapid City remembers baby girl who died a violent deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

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  9. Rapid City workers check playground slides for bladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Rapid City police and city workers react to social media claims that someone put razor blades on the College Park slide, injuring a woman. In a release, the police say "We are taking these claims seriously, and have been informed that the Rapid City Parks Department is currently checking all city parks for similar safety issues."

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  10. Rapid City raid nets 10 on drug, other chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Ingestion of Controlled Substance, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana, Maintaining a Place Where Drugs are Kept/Sold, Ingesting Substance to Intoxicate, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia William Scott - Ingestion of Controlled Substance, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana, Maintaining a Place Where Drugs are Kept/Sold, Ingesting Substance to Intoxicate, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Warrant During the investigation police were led to a neighboring apartment where methamphetamine, marijuana and paraphernalia were found. Six people in that apartment were arrested.

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  11. "Wind Beneath Our Wings" luncheon honors heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The 27th Annual "Wind Beneath Our Wings" luncheon was held at the Adoba Hotel to pay tribute to this year's outstanding performance award winners. Among those honored for their continued efforts in the health and human services fields were Judy Bergman, Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jaegris, Barbara Larsen, Deborah Mudge and Ron and Shirley Oney.

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  12. Prosecutors say Houchin admitted to shaking the baby girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Prosecutors say he raped and murdered a six-month-old baby and they want to see him stay in jail while he's awaiting his trial. A Pennington County Magistrate Judge agreed and set Kristopher Houchin's cash only bond at a whopping $5 million.

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  13. Memorial Park fireworks become distant memory of pastRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    This past June will go down as one of the wettest in Rapid City's history. But, even though fire danger is low, you shouldn't expect to see the memorial park fireworks show return anytime soon.

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  14. Sexual exploitation cases prevalent in Pennington County courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    If once is an accident and twice is a trend what does it mean for something to happen seven times? Seven of the twelve cases that appeared in court today were ones that involves sexual exploitation or rape charges. Captain James Johns of the Rapid City Police Department says that sexual exploitation cases happen year round and it may just be a coincidence that they all happened to appear in court on the same day.

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  15. Murder charges filed after autopsy of Rapid City babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Murder charges have been filed against a Rapid City man following the autopsy of a six-month-old child who died Friday. According to a Rapid City Police Department release, the preliminary autopsy results show the child died from "a brain bleed sustained as a result of blunt force trauma."

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  16. Hippy Hole diver injured in jump SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A man in his early 20s had to be airlifted out of the Black Hills Sunday afternoon after a diving accident at Hippy Hole, four miles south of Rockerville. Pennington County Search and Rescue responded to the emergency.

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  17. US Supreme Court OKs controvsial execution drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The justices on Monday voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the Eighth Amendment prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. The drug was used in executions in Arizona, Ohio and Oklahoma in 2014 that took longer than usual and raised concerns that it did not perform its intended task of putting inmates into a coma-like sleep.

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  18. Annual Rapid City Garden Walk takes place this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The annual Rapid City Garden Walk took place this afternoon and one non-residential garden got to be featured in the walk. The General Beadle Community Garden was created over 5 years ago and features fruits and vegetables grown by students at general beadle elementary.

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  19. Rapid City man arrested following infant's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Rapid City police and the Pennington County Sheriff's Office were notified this afternoon about the death of a child at Rapid City Regional Hospital. The child was taken there for treatment.

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  20. Supreme court rules in favor of same sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Pam Roes of the Black Hills Center for Equality, said the news was a little overwhelming. "So pumped so excited unbelievably relieved tears of joy all morning it's been amazing."

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