The Class A and Class B State Wrestling Tournaments at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City concluded on Saturday. Several local area wrestlers not only competed in their respective tournaments, but also excelled on the mat.
Several local wrestling teams competed in the State Wrestling Tournament at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City on Thursday. Class A action took place in the Ice Arena, while the Class B action happened in the Barnett Arena.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls competed against the Brookings Bobcats at Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre on Tuesday night. The Govs defeated the Bobcats 56-38.
The Stanley County Buffaloes and Lyman Raiders wrestling teams each saw action at the Region 4B Wrestling Tournament at Parkview Gymnasium on Saturday. The Region Tournament is the only chance for wrestlers to qualify for the State B Wrestling Tournament on an individual basis. Wrestlers qua…
The Pierre Swim Team hosted the 2021 Capital City Qualifier at the Oahe Family YMCA in Pierre on Feb. 6-7. They had 81 swimmers competing, with 24 swimmers placing first in their events.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls basketball team hosted the Lakota Tech Tatanka at Riggs Gymnasium on Tuesday night in what was the first matchup ever between the two teams. The Govs defeated the Tatanka 58-48.
The Stanley County Buffaloes and Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors gymnastics teams each saw action at their respective State Gymnastics Meets in Watertown this past weekend. The Buffs competed in the State A Gymnastics Meet on Friday, while the Govs competed in the State AA Gymnastics Meet on Saturday.
Casey L. Junkins, managing editor of the Pierre Capital Journal, was found deceased in his home Wednesday. He was 42.
The Stanley County Buffaloes wrestling team competed in the Big Dakota Conference Tournament at Parkview Gymnasium in Fort Pierre on Saturday. There were 11 teams in total that saw action in the tournament.
The Stanley County Buffaloes gymnastics team competed in the Hot Springs Triangular last Friday. The other two teams were Hot Springs and Wall/Kadoka/Philip.
Gov. Kristi Noem, U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and U.S. Rep. Dusty Johnson, R-S.D., spent plenty of their time over the weekend at the Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo in Rapid City.
Pierre Volunteer Fire Department officials quickly extinguished a blaze of unknown origin in a tree located in Steamboat Park around 6 p.m. Friday.
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The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls basketball team hosted the top ranked Aberdeen Central Golden Eagles at Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre on Tuesday night. The Golden Eagles emerged victorious by a 61-50 score, but it was not as easy as the score might indicate.
The T.F. Riggs High School theatre students will host public performances of two one-act plays, both back-to-back, on Friday, Jan. 29, and on Monday, Feb. 1. Both evenings are in the Riggs theater, and both start at 7 p.m. The House opens at 6 p.m.
Wrestling action for the Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors wrestling team this past weekend was large both in quantity and quality, as they had a very busy and successful two days of action at home in Pierre. The Govs hosted two duals at Riggs Gymnasium on Friday, as well as the annual East/West d…
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors gymnastics team hosted their annual Pierre Gymnastics Invitational at Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre on Saturday. A total of 10 teams saw action in the competition.
As firefighters from multiple departments battled a major blaze north of Pierre in the area of the Oahe Dam late Thursday, they received word an apartment complex at 1300 Edgewater Drive was fully engulfed.
As of 3 p.m. Thursday, smoke from a major fire north of Pierre continued to roll. The blaze is in the general vicinity of the Oahe Dam and Peoria Flats. South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers blocked a road leading to the source of the fire.
Thirty-seven students at Georgia Morse Middle School met Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) stretch goals in Math, Language Arts, and Science.
The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors girls basketball teams had a busy couple of days of action at Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre this past weekend. They hosted the Rapid City Stevens Raiders on Friday night, and the Rapid City Central Cobblers on Saturday afternoon.
As rioters stormed into the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Wednesday to stop the count of the Electoral College votes that will eventually certify Democrat Joe Biden as president-elect, those gathered outside the South Dakota State Capitol in Pierre remained peaceful in expressing their su…