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  1. Rapid City police use social media to find assault suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Video and technology are now tools used by law enforcement, not only does it help police, it is putting you in a position to help find suspects. An example is the video of an assult in front of Teddy's bar in downtown Rapid City.

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  2. Black Hills scenic byway lakes to be restored this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Water will be released from Lakota Lake so the Forest Service can remove sediment, improving the ecosystem. Three lakes along the Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway will see their water levels go down this week as the Black Hills National Forest Service begins the Lakes Enhancement project.

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  3. Early morning Rapid City pursuit ends in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A Rapid City police chase early Friday morning ended when the driver crashed into a tree, trapping him and two passengers in the burning car. Police were able to easily pull out two passengers but they had to break a window before they could get the driver, 18-year-old Robert Young Dog of Custer, out of the car.

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  4. Motorcycle accident near Pactola claims life of Minnesota manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A 71-year-old Minnesota man died of injuries suffered after losing control of his motorcycle around 11 a.m. Thursday. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Brock Olson said Ernest Swihart of Minnetonka died while being flown on the Life Flight helicopter ambulance to Rapid City Regional Hospital.

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  5. Almost time to roll up a sleeve for the annual flu shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Almost everywhere you look there are advertisements urging you to get a flu shot right now. Regional Health recommends waiting just a little longer for the annual vaccination.

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  6. SDSM&T wants to be your hometown teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is the only university in Rapid City. But in years past the community hasn't always rallied around the Hardrockers, like other cities with collegiate teams.

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  7. Some KOTA Territory schools face declining enrollmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    These are rough numbers because official enrollment isn't determined until the last Friday of September. But so far Rapid City is down by 21 students compared to last year.

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  8. Rapid City police search for downtown assault suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The Rapid City Police Department is investigating an aggravated assault that occurred at 1 a.m. on Sept. 14, outside Teddy's on the 800 block of Main Street.

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  9. Rapid City man shares his love of chessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    It may be one of the most popular sports in the world. But chess hasn't really caught on here in the Black Hills.

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  10. Rapid City School District budget in detention; First quarter reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    While the Rapid City School District's State Report Card summary offers some good news, Dr. Tim Mitchell, superintendent, says the budget is being put in detention. At Dr. Mitchell's first quarter press conference Tuesday, he shared good news - attendance numbers are up, and in most areas, the number of students completing high school in four years is also up.

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  11. Attempt to steer all students toward common learning under fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The South Dakota Board of Education is considering changing how students learn about science and fine art and use educational technology. Making adjustments involves setting common standards for student skill levels are various ages.

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  12. Lakota man wants name of Harney Peak changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The 7,242-foot-high peak is the highest point in the Black Hills and also billed as the highest point in North America east of the Rocky Mountains. It was named for Army Gen.

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  13. Black Hills logging companies owe workers more payRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    As a result of a three-year multi-agency investigation, five South Dakota forestry contractors have been ordered by the U.S. District Court for the District of South Dakota to pay more than $541,000 to 66 workers. The fine is due to what the U.S. Department of Labor calls "significant violations" of the Service Contract Act, Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act, Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act and the Fair Labor Standards Act.

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  14. Unique project helps student athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    It's a unique project started as a way to track local athletes getting concussions in high school sports. Now the Concussion Project has more than 6,500 Black Hills area student athletes in its database.

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  15. Rapid City police train for mall shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    It looked and sounded like a man opened fire in the Rushmore Mall but it was just a training exercise and the gunman was an actor. But this type of threat is real, so the Rapid City Police Department partnered with Rushmore Mall to help shoppers, employees and officers to practice what to do in case a gunman begins a rampage.

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  16. Speed and alcohol play part in Rapid City rollover crashRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    According to Rapid City Police, a single vehicle rolled several times at the intersection of 5th Street and Enchanted Pines Road at approximately 6 p.m. Saturday. A 16-year-old Rapid City female was driving a 1998 Pontiac Transport southbound on 5th when she lost control and rolled the car.

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  17. North Rapid City gets a new playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Children in one KOTA Territory neighborhood will soon have a new place to play -- thanks to the help of local organizations and volunteers. A year and a half ago, a partnership formed among the College Park Block Club, Neighborworks, the police department, and other community members.

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  18. Active shooter response training scheduled in SDRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The training that will take place Sunday at the Rushmore Mall is meant to teach mall security and tenants how to react in the event of a shooting at the facility, especially in the minutes before law enforcement arrives to the scene. The Rapid City Police Department, Pennington County Sheriff's Office and the Department of Homeland Security will facilitate the training.

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  19. KOTA Territory card skimming problems gone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Swiping your card at the gas station eliminates an extra trip to the cashier. But it added some worry after a credit card scam earlier this year.

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  20. How walkable is your neighborhood?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The number of pedestrian and bicycle collisions with cars in Rapid City are up substantial over the past couple of years. That's why community members will walk through designated areas of the city to look at some of the issues pedestrians face.

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