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Woman Taken to Hospital After Home Explosion in Eagle Butte Wednesday

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) A woman was taken to the hospital yesterday after a house explosion that occurred in Eagle Butte.  The afternoon explosion was reported about 1:20 p.m. Mountain Time in a northeast Eagle Butte housing area on Jefferson Street.  Tony Kennedy, who is the Fire Management Officer for the BIA...
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SD Tribes File Lawsuit Against Social Services on ICWA

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Two Native American tribes in South Dakota have filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging that the state’s Department of Social Services has violated the Indian Child Welfare Act. The lawsuit alleges that improper hearings are held when determining whether a child needs to be removed from a home. The Indian...
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Bankers Say Farm Income Helping Rural Economy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states expect the rural economy to continue growing in the months ahead because of the strength of farm income. The overall economic index on the March Rural Mainstreet survey remained at a healthy level of 56.9 even though it was down from February’s 58.2....
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SD Board Approves Oil Drilling Permit in New Area

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state board has approved permits allowing a new company to drill two oil and gas wells in a part of western South Dakota far from existing wells. The Board of Minerals and Environment voted unanimously to let Quartz Operations drill the wells about 9,700 feet deep about two miles...
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