Western Dakota Tech separates from Rapid City Area Schools

Western Dakota Tech is in the process of becoming a separate LEA (Local Education Agency), which means we will no longer be governed by the Rapid City Area Schools board and instead have our own Board of Trustees. This is an exciting and positive process for all parties involved and we hope this will become effective at the start of […]

Coalition convenes Indian contractors to increase reservation housing

RAPID CITY – According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), about 16 percent of households on Indian reservations are overcrowded, and an additional 68,000 housing units are needed to alleviate this burden. Housing in Indian Country is a complex and costly problem, but one group, the South Dakota Native Homeownership Coalition, is taking a grass roots […]