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  1. Fire danger high despite recent rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    State Meteorologist Darren Clabo said that the moisture was welcome, but not what was expected. "We needed that moisture that we've gotten, unfortunately it hasn't been quite as much as we wanted or even what we expected looking at the past five days," Clabo said.

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  2. Group forms to promote school district's opt out planRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    As of Monday morning, the petitions have been certified to force a vote on the Rapid City Area School's opt-out of property tax limits. The Rapid City school board will accept these petitions Tuesday and set the vote to coincide with the regular municipal election June 2. Now a different group, Support Our Schools - Rapid City , is organizing to support the opt out and increase in property taxes.

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  3. Children's Miracle Network: Scarlette and Brielle's storyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Every year, about 450,000 babies are born too soon in the United States. Thanks to medical advances, doctors and nurses are able to save more babies.

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  4. Rapid City's downtown fire station busting at seamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Plans to build a new facility have been in the works since 2007, but Maltaverne said it's getting closer to reality. An architecture firm created these conceptual drawings that include multiple stories and fire polls.

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  5. Work begins to expand exit 30 off ramp in SturgisRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Work begins Monday, April 27, on the westbound Exit 30 off ramp in Sturgis; an extension of the deceleration lane. According to a state Department of Transportation release, the project involves extending the deceleration lane to allow more vehicles in it.

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  6. The Olympic Village comes to Rapid CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Nearly 270 athletes representing 13 different teams competed in a variety of track and field events...but this is no ordinary track meet...and these are no ordinary athletes. These are Olympic Athletes.

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  7. No challenges by deadline for vote on opt-outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Friday, April 24, was the deadline. No one filed a challenge for the petitions to force a vote on the Rapid City School Board opt-out of property tax limits.

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  8. Jack White makes stealth visit to KOTA TerritoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Lothar, center, waits in line Friday for tickets to a Jack White concert in Rapid City. He said he skipped out on his last day of work in Pierre to drive to Rapid City for the show.

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  9. New man to lead Ellsworth Task ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Ellsworth Air Force Base is an economic engine for KOTA Territory. It is so important that Rapid City, the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce and Pennington County have a task force to ensure its viability.

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  10. Eli Young Band first announced music act for fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The Eli Young Band scored three No. 1 hits. Their first No. 1 hit "Crazy Girl" became double platinum single and the most played country Song of the Year on Billboard's 2011 Year End Chart.

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  11. Rain, rain go away! Postponing Arbor Day CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The planting of a million trees on April 10, 1872 is all it took to begin the tradition known as Arbor Day. Years after the original celebration, organizations , and individuals across the country continue to recognize the importance of trees every April.

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  12. Home care option helping seniors stay at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A newer option in Rapid City is allowing seniors to live out their lives in their homes, instead of in an assisted living facility. Home Instead Owner Laura Dyer says that kind assistance and companionship is a huge benefit to not only the clients, but their families as well.

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  13. Some students injured in Rapid City school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Several Rapid City students had minor injuries in a crash this morning when a vehicle reportedly pulled out in front of their school bus. The crash happened about 7:45 a.m. when a woman in a Jeep turned onto Sheridan Lake Road from Sunshine Trail.

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  14. Tornado sirens screamed across Rapid City area todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    What was the siren you heard between 9 and 9:30 this morning? That was a statewide tornado drill. In part it tested you and the 34 sirens throughout Pennington County.

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  15. From restaurant and event center to reunion cabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    There are big vacation cabins in the Black Hills. Soon there may be one in Rapid City on the shore of Canyon Lake.

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  16. Hot Springs holds Children's Day celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    All across the globe Wednesday was Earth Day. But in one KOTA Territory town it was that ... and more.

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  17. Empty Bowls raise funds and hunger awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Have you ever finished a meal and looked down at your bowl and thought about others who may not have the opportunity to fill their own? Helping feed others is that thought behind the third annual "Empty Bowls" event held Wednesday at South Dakota School of Mines &Technology. Organizers said they limited seating to 150 for each of two meal periods at the Surbeck Center Ballroom.

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  18. Keeping up with growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    At the last census, Rapid City crested 70,000 people. As it continues to grow, so do the services required from city departments.

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  19. Women will swing hammers to build an affordable homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    It won't be your typical construction crew but they bring a lot of homebuilding experience as well as the necessary sweat to help put a family in an affordable home. Saturday, May 2, women from the construction industry and public service will take part in the Black Hills Area Habitat for Humanity's 2015 Women Build.

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  20. Police use of tasers on the declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Lethal or non-lethal force, that is a decision law enforcement faces on a daily basis, but how just often do officers use alternative means to disable a suspect? The Rapid City Police Department began using tasers in 2006, it has become a very useful tool to safely take control of situations officers may face. According to numbers provided by police, officers displayed their tasers 177 times in 2014, but only had to use them a total 32 times, roughly 18% of the time.

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