BHSU men’s basketball team picked second in RMAC preseason poll

SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State men’s basketball team not only enters the 2020-21 season with high expectations, but a ton of motivation as well. With the new season set to tip off in less than two weeks, the Yellow Jackets are projected to finish second in a tight Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference race this winter. Last year, the…

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GoFundMe set up for local photographer Bill Groethe

RAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota Hall of Fame photographer William “Bill” Groethe has been photographing the history of the Great Plains region for more than 85 years. photo courtesy: Bill Groethe, via Facebook He is best known for photographing the last survivors of the Battle of Little Bighorn, as well as the construction of Mount Rushmore and the Black…

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Winter Market, Tree Lighting this weekend at Main Street Square

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The annual holiday celebration at Main Street Square will kick off the season in downtown Rapid City this weekend. The event will kick off with a performance from the Black Hills Figure Skating Club at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 28, with an encore performance slated for 4:45. The Winter Market will feature a collection of…

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Former Rapid City priest sentenced on multiple charges

RAPID CITY, S.D — A former Rapid City Catholic priest is heading to federal prison for stealing from three parishes, and now he also faces sex charges. Marcin Garbacz was sentenced on Monday to seven years and nine months. He was convicted in March of more than 60 charges, including money laundering, wire fraud, and filing a false tax return….

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