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Boy under state’s care in Custer died from virus

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — A death certificate says a virus killed a 17-year-old boy at the state-run juvenile corrections program in Custer.

The document says Brady Folkens died Dec. 21 from lymphocytic myocarditis associated with Parvovirus B19.

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Hofman, Hislop to say vows in June

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Amy Baan Hofman and Brandon Hislop announce their engagement.

 Parents of the couple are Larry and Brenda Baan Hofman, Corsica; and Brian and Deb Voss, Custer.

 Amy is a 2008 graduate of Dakota Christian High School and a 2009 graduat…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Hofman, Hislop to say vows in June

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Amy Baan Hofman and Brandon Hislop announce their engagement.

 Parents of the couple are Larry and Brenda Baan Hofman, Corsica; and Brian and Deb Voss, Custer.

 Amy is a 2008 graduate of Dakota Christian High School and a 2009 graduat…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Custer doctor must serve 14 months for income tax evasion

December 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge says a 71-yearold South Dakota doctor must serve prison time for income tax evasion.

Dr. Dennis Wicks, of Custer, pleaded guilty earlier to creating at least two fictitious entities to hide his income and personal ass…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

T. Denny Sanford pledges $10M to Crazy Horse carving

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota philanthropist T. Denny Sanford has pledged a $10 million matching gift to accelerate work on the mammoth Crazy Horse Memorial mountain carving in South Dakota’s Black Hills, the memorial announc…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

T. Denny Sanford pledges $10M to Crazy Horse carving

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota philanthropist T. Denny Sanford has pledged a $10 million matching gift to accelerate work on the mammoth Crazy Horse Memorial mountain carving in South Dakota’s Black Hills, the memorial announc…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Custer buffalo roundup matches past turnout

October 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — The state of South Dakota says more than 14,000 people took part in the buffalo roundup at Custer State Park, matching crowd records from the previous five years.

Though attendance was steady for the 48th annual roundup on Sept. …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Small Black Hills fire contained after rain

July 28, 2013 in The Daily Republic

CUSTER (AP) Rain helped firefighters gain full containment of the Grizzly Fire in South Dakota’s Black Hills. Continue Reading

Crews work to suppress Black Hills wildfire

July 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

CUSTER (AP) Firefighters are working to fully suppress the Grizzly Fire in the Black Hills of western South Dakota.
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Flag likely from Custer’s Last Stand housed in SD

July 5, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The South Dakota State Historical Society is in possession of a guidon a swallow-tailed flag carried by individual companies in a regiment that most likely is from the Battle of the Little Bighorn, popularly known as Custer’s Last Stand.
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