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  1. New PSA against discrimination; Rapid City Human Relations CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Since the January incident involving Native American school children at a Rush hockey game, there's been a lot of conversation about racism. A new Public Service Announcement from the Rapid City Human Rights Commission is asking the community to stand up against discrimination.

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  2. First 2015 Rapid City homicide suspect back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Corinne Vermillion is accused of murder and manslaughter in the stabbing death of her boyfriend, Donny Ladeaux. She previously pleaded not guilty to murder and manslaughter.

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  3. Rapid City police investigate death of man found in parkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The man and some of his belongings were near an electrical junction box at the corner of Fifth and Omaha streets.

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  4. Teens, employers watch SD wage billRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    On Jan. 1st, the minimum wage in South Dakota went up to $8.50 an hour after voters approved the measure in November. "I don't think just because you are 16 or 17 means your quality of work is less and requires less money," said Breanna Hollinshead, a junior at Douglas High School who works as a lifeguard at Rapid City's Roosevelt Swim Center.

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  5. Former mayor accuses city officials of electioneeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Former mayor and current member of the 'Vote No: Fix the Plan Committee' Jerry Munson presented allegations of electioneering by Councilwoman Charity Doyle at the Rapid City Council meeting. Doyle says she was there to cast her vote, not promote the expansion.

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  6. Rapid City man killed in accidental gun dischargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Rapid City Police say witnesses reported that 22-year-old Colton Stranger Horse was drinking with friends when he pulled a gun from his waistband, pointed the gun at himself and pulled the trigger.

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  7. Black Hills Power rate hikes become permanentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The Rapid City company said the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission approved rate increases requested last year to help fund the $222 million gas-fired Cheyenne Prairie electrical generating station in Wyoming. Residential customers began paying more for power last October.

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  8. Rapid City Officials agree to make civic center compliantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Made in 1977, and never adapted to the 1990 standards, Rapid City Officials have agreed with the department of justice to become ADA compliant within the next 30 months. City council members discussed the recent agreement with council members on seeing both positives and negatives from their decision.

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  9. Are daily flights to Atlanta in Rapid City's future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Rapid City Regional Airport has just received a $500,000 grant to begin marketing efforts to pursue a daily non-stop flight from the Black Hills to Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Delta currently operates a seasonal flight during the summer each Saturday.

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  10. Brace yourself for an early March snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Rapid City accumulations will average 2 to 3 inches, but blowing snow will be a big problem for the open plains, especially east of the Black Hills.

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  11. Rapid City community gathers to support American Horse School studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Meetings, rallies, discussions... there have been a lot of conversations since the incident at the Rapid City Rush hockey game involving Native American children. Dubbed an 'All People's Gathering,' organizers say Sunday was to demonstrate love and commitment for those American Horse School students.

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  12. Public still divided on Civic Center expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A special election about the future of the civic center is just a few weeks away, and both sides are trying to rally support from undecided voters. The Black Hills Forum and Press Club hosted their monthly meeting to a larger than usual audience, and the civic center expansion was the hot topic in the room.

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  13. Rally in Rapid City promotes toleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The public concern over race relations that came to the surface following a hockey game seems unabated in some quarters of the KOTA Territory community On Thursday some 200 people braved frigid weather to march from the band shell near the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center to Rapid City's city hall to voice support for improved Native-white relations. One marcher said she came out because the hockey game altercation involved 57 Native American schoolchildren from American Horse School on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

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  14. Box Elder man accused of kidnapping gets plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A plea agreement announced Thursday morning drops kidnapping charges against a Box Elder man accused of holding a 2-year-old hostage during a standoff with police. In July, Cuny was arrested after holding a child hostage for several hours inside a Silver Street, Rapid City, home that he was trying to burglarize.

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  15. Rapid City detective nabs Sioux Falls sex offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    A convicted sex offender has pleaded guilty to two counts of possession of child pornography in a Sioux Falls court. The Argus Leader reports 40-year-old Mario Castaneda Jr. initially faced five child pornography charges after officers followed a lead from a Rapid City internet detective.

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  16. Facing the reality of eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The silver necklace around 25-year-old Marjorie Thomas' neck is a daily reminder of the struggles she's overcome. "The first time I felt like I needed to go on a diet I was ten," Marjorie said as she looked at her necklace.

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  17. SD congressional delegation presses VA on Hot SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The South Dakota congressional delegation is continuing to urge Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald to withdraw plans to reconfigure the VA Black Hills Health Care System from President Barack Obama's budget proposal. The VA has served veterans in Hot Springs for more than a century but now wants to move some services to Rapid City.

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  18. Older voters split on civic center expansion decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    As the special election for the expansion of the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center nears, the 'vote yes' and 'vote no' groups are campaigning hard. At West Hills Village, a retirement community in Rapid City, the tenants regularly discuss current events.

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  19. Fate of the Lakota Nation InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Bryan Brewer says the tournament's board of directors and its participating schools will take the lead in deciding 'if' the popular rapid city sports and cultural games tournament stays in Rapid City. Brewer says he has discussed options with the mayor of Sioux Falls in case the decision makers choose to move the tournament.

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  20. Students weigh in on Civic Center expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    By senior year, learning is in the application. In Courtney Schad's senior government class, students apply their learning to current events.

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