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News in Pennington County, South Dakota
Man dies in two-vehicle crash in Pennington County
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:12:30 -0700
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A 91-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle crash on South Dakota Highway 44 in Pennington County.
Missing NCHS grad found dead in South Dakota
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:09:38 -0700
The body of a Naperville man who went missing earlier this month has been found not far from where he disappeared in South Dakota.
Body of missing Naperville man discovered in South Dakota
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:45:57 -0700
NAPERVILLE – The body of a Naperville man was found Friday, more than a week after he was reported missing in South Dakota, according to Custer County Sheriff's Office Lt. Stephen McMillin.
Autopsy inconclusive in missing Naperville man’s death
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:09:26 -0700
An autopsy performed Monday on the body of a Naperville man who went missing earlier this month in South Dakota did not determine the cause or manner of his death.
Patrol says 4 people died during Sturgis rally
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:46:41 -0700
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says four people died at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, which officially ended on Sunday.
Tornquist hid the body, but not the evidence
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 05:00:00 -0700
In a phone call on Oct. 7, 2011, Matthew Tornquist said some things that puzzled a state investigator.
UN Will Hear About Lakota Child Foster Care Crisis
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:33:01 -0700
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has included South Dakota’s persistent and alleged illegal seizure of Lakota children in a report it is scheduled to present to the Uni...
ACLU to Highlight Lakota Child Foster Care Crisis to United Nations
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:07:17 -0700
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has included South Dakota’s persistent and alleged illegal seizure of Lakota children in a report it is scheduled to present to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland in August, highlighting the important work that the Lakota People's Law Project has been conducting for the past several years. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www ...
Judge accepts feds' comments on Indian Child Welfare case
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:30:00 -0700
In what is being called a rare move, the Department of Justice last week threw its support behind two South Dakota tribes and two Native American mothers that have accused state officials of violating the Indian Child Welfare Act by taking custody of their children for 60 days after only a brief hearing.
2nd Naperville Central grad goes missing in less than year
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:24:37 -0700
For the second time in less than a year, a former Naperville Central High School student has become the focus of an intensive, missing-person search.