Custer, SD


RCPD search for missing, injured 16-year-old

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KELO) — Police in Rapid City are currently asking for the public’s help locating a missing and injured 16-year-old. According to the Rapid City Police Department, Darrius Left Hand Bull was last seen leaving 353 Fairmont Boulevard around 10 a.m. Sunday in the maroon SUV, pictured below.
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MISSING: RCPD seeking help in locating injured teen

RAPID CITY, S.D.- The Rapid City Police Department is currently seeking the public’s help in locating an injured teenager. Darrius Left Hand Bull was last seen leaving Monument Hospital in a maroon SUV around 10 a.m. on July 3. The 16-year-old was “receiving emergency care for a significant injury, which could be life-threatening if left untreated,” according to a social media post from the Rapid City Police Department.
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Grass fire Sunday evening on Skyline Drive prompts quick response

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Around 7 p.m., smoke was seen coming off of Skyline Drive, prompting a quick response from the Rapid City Fire Department and other entities. The grass fire was located on the west side of Skyline Drive, near the intersection of Flormann Street. Smoke has since...

A sparking good time, Rapid City’s July 4th firework show

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - It’s another year with fireworks in Rapid City. The show is in the middle of being prepared for the big event on July 4, at dusk around 9:30. A fireworks show like the one in Rapid City doesn’t happen overnight. It takes thousands of pounds of fireworks and a three-person team to get the show rolling.

RCPD looking for help in finding missing boy

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — The Rapid City Police Department posted on its Twitter page Saturday night that they are looking for help in finding Kaiden Noisy Hawk. The 12-year-old boy was reported as missing Saturday morning. He had on a hoodie, jeans and sneakers, all the color black, when he was last seen. This was […]

Severe thunderstorms likely for Sunday

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - Severe weather is likely over the next couple of days. Sunday looks to be the highest risk with temperatures in the 90s and a 2 out of 5 risk for severe thunderstorms. Monday we could also see thunderstorms in the evening hours.

UPDATE: RCPD locate missing 12-year-old

UPDATE (8:49 a.m.): 12-year-old Kaiden Noisy Hawk has been located safe according to the RCPD. RAPID CITY, S.D. — The Rapid City Police Department is currently seeking the public’s help to locate 12-year-old Kaiden Noisy Hawk. RCPD have checked a variety of locations since he was reported missing...

Lightning Sparks Wildfire in Custer State Park

CUSTER, S.D.- A Wildfire 2 miles east of Center Lake in Custer State Park was reported Saturday at 12:58 PM. The size right now is estimated to be 8 acres, with lightning thought to be the cause of the fire. Resources including single-engine air tankers, an air attack plane and...

Fatal crash on E. North Street Thursday night

RAPID CITY, S.D. Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of E. Blvd N and E. North St. on Thursday evening. In an update from Brendyn Medina, Community Relations Specialist for the Rapid City Police Department, a little after 10:00 p.m., police arrived at the accident and both vehicles in the head-on collision were in the southbound lane of E. North St. Several bystanders were attempting to pull the driver of a passenger car from the window of the vehicle. Shortly, after the driver was pulled free, the vehicle caught fire.

Elks Lodge celebrates Independence Day with the public once more

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Not even the possibility of rain and thunderstorms could deter residents from enjoying an evening of food and fun at the Elks Lodge in Rapid City. For decades, organizers at the lodge have been putting the event on for the community to gather and celebrate. And this year marked a special occasion for the lodge and attendees.

Custer starts weekend of festivities with Arts & Craft Fair

CUSTER, S.D. — Arts & Crafts kicked off the weekend’s Old Time Country Fair Saturday, July 2, at the 1881 Courthouse Museum in Custer. The yard surrounding the museum was filled with close to 30 vendors, selling their handmade items like photos, jewelry, ceramics, quilting and much more.

Six doctors complete Family Medicine Residency

RAPID CITY, S.D. (July 1, 2022) – Monument Health announced that six physicians graduated from the Rapid City Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program on Thursday, June 30. Three of the six will remain in western South Dakota to practice medicine at Monument Health facilities. Each year the Family Medicine...