Lady Raiders falter in final seconds

Officials combine for 41 foul calls

RAPID CITY—It would be hard for any person, however informed or perceptive, to determine how the Saturday afternoon Girls basketball game between Sioux Falls Lincoln and host Rapid City Stevens would have gone had the officials not dramatically altered outcome with a whopping 41 foul calls. In the end, Lincoln Head Coach Matt Daly was able to employ a strategy […]

Patrick Eugene Nelson

RAPID CITY — Patrick Eugene Nelson, 68, made his journey to the Spirit World on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City. Patrick Eugene Nelson was born on January 5, 1950 in Alliance, Neb. to Delbert Nelson and Amelia Molly (DuBray) Nelson. Patrick was a lifelong resident of Rapid City, he attended and graduated […]

Eli Pedro Tail III ‘Nakin Wi Zipi’

EVERGREEN – Eli Pedro Tail III “Nakin Wi Zipi”, 30, passed over into the Spirit World on Monday, January 29, 2018. Eli Pedro “Yamni” Tail III was born on May 27, 1987 to Eli Tail, Jr. and Jackie (Elk Boy) Tail. Yamni graduated from Pahin Sinte Owayawa and attended high school at Chemawa Indian School in Salem, Oregon, with his […]

Frank Tin Cup

LAPLANT — Frank Tin Cup, 72, journeyed to the Spirit World on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the White River Health Care Center in White River. Funeral services were held on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the St. John’s Episcopal Church in Eagle Butte, with Mother Mikayla Dunfee presiding. Burial followed in the LaPlant Congregational Cemetery. Luce Funeral Chapel of […]

Roland Jason Titus ‘Ozuye Hoksila’

PINE RIDGE — Roland Jason Titus “Ozuye Hoksila”, 42, journeyed to the Spirit World on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge. Ronald Jason Titus was born on January 25, 1976 in Pine Ridge to Tilmer Titus and Arlene Goings. Ronald is survived by wife, Lorna (Pourier) Titus of Pine Ridge; father, Tilmer Titus […]

Cecily Trimble

RAPID CITY — Cecily Trimble, 57, made her journey to the Spirit World on February 3, 2018 at her home in Rapid City. Cecily Trimble was born on May 26, 1960 in Coeur d’alene, Idaho to Albert W. Trimble and Mary Ann (Richards) Trimble. She spent her early childhood in Spokane, Wash., La Puente, Calif., Rocky Boy Mont., and Falls […]

Matilda Rena Waters

PINE RIDGE — Matilda Rena Waters, 47, made her journey to the Spirit World on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the Rapid City Regional Hospital. Matilda Rena Waters was born on December 21, 1970 in Pine Ridge to Kenneth Leroy Catches and Leona Martha Waters. Matilda is survived by her sons, Ricky Bagola, Sr. and Jonathan Bagola both of Pine […]

Hubbel chooses Whalen as running mate

PIERRE — Bruce Whalen was the South Dakota Republican Nominee for U.S. House of Representatives in 2006, having conservative views consistent with protecting our Second Amendment Rights, reducing the footprint of big government, reforming government to decrease waste, fraud and abuse while giving governing back to the people instead of hands of lobbyists. Bruce believes the federal government is punting […]

Win over Lincoln makes Raiders #1

RAPID CITY—On Friday night, at home, Rapid City Central was scheduled to take on Sioux Falls Lincoln, while across town, Rapid City Stevens was hosting Sioux Falls Washington. Foul weather canceled both games. On Saturday afternoon, top rated Central lost, 69-63, to Washington, while second rated Stevens came from behind to nip a highly talented Lincoln team, 64-63. “To be […]

Calendar of Events

February 15February Paint Party RAPID CITY — Spend three hours creating your masterpiece, with drinks, music and friends, as a local artist guides you and your crew step-by-step. A cash only bar will be available Ticket Information: $35 at the Dahl Fine Arts CenterFebruary 16 – 18Annual Artists of the Plains Art Show & Sale SIOUX FALLS — The 38th […]