Rosie’s Back

PIERRE/FORT PIERRE SD - This from Larry Zimmerman, Secretary of South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs “All of us remember Rosie the Riveter, our American symbol, representing the women who worked in factories and shipyards during World War II. Her motto, “We can do it,” reminds me of a 21st century Rosie the Riveter – Rosie...
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Controlled Burn on Fort Pierre National Grassland June 1, 2015 (Photo from Joe Johndreau)

Forest Service to Conduct Prescribed Burn Fort Pierre SD

FORT PIERRE, SD – The US Forest Service anticipates completing a prescribed burn on the Fort Pierre National Grassland sometime in the next several weeks.  Ignition would only occur if suitable weather and fuel conditions are present in the 475-acre Richland Northwest burn unit.   That unit is located in Jones County, about 18 miles northeast...
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Volunteers Rally for “Go Green” Campaign

PIERRE, S.D. –  More than 125 volunteers will hit the streets this month to make Pierre a cleaner, more inviting community.  Their volunteer work is all in the name of the Go Green and Clean campaign. The civic pride campaign, now in its seventh year, is a community-wide spring clean-up effort designed to prepare...
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Names Released in Pennington County Fatal Crash

RAPID CITY, S.D. – A Rapid City woman, Dara Reynolds, 19, has been identified as the person who died in a one-vehicle crash that occurred early Tuesday morning on Sheridan Lake Road, five miles south of Rapid City, S.D. Five other occupants, three females and two males, all suffered minor injuries. All are from Rapid City....
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