Burn, beetle, burn!

Come Saturday, Jan. 21, Pageant Hill will be filled with flame, fireworks and fun, proving that those Mountain Pine Beetles don’t stand a chance. The...

Five arrested in drug bust

A joint investigation by the Custer County Sheriff’s Department and the South Dakota Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) led to the arrest of five...

Fairburn fire claims a life

A 26-year-old female died as a result of a July 25 fire in Fairburn that began as a grass fire and spread into the...

Custer Cruisin’ starts Friday

The ground will shake and the roar of motorcycles  will return to Custer beginning this Friday, Aug. 4, when the annual Custer Cruisin’ Rally...

A hard pill to swallow

This is part one in a series of articles this newspaper hopes will highlight problems with our approach to drug addiction, penalties, laws and...

Alleged child abduction attempt probed

The Custer County Sheriff’s Office and Hermosa town marshal are investigating a claim by a Hermosa School student that a man attempted to abduct...

Hermosa fire claims a life

At 10:22 a.m. Dec. 6 Battle Creek Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 212 Vilas St in Hermosa. Upon...

Help others have a merry Christmas

The Custer Ministerial Alliance will once again sponsor the annual Custer Community Christmas Project to bring the community together to experience the spirit of...

Pringle man found after manhunt

A man with a last known address in Pringle is in custody for a variety of felonies after a two-day manhunt that spanned three...

Three arrested in March drug raid violate bond

Three of the five people arrested in a late March drug bust have violated the terms of their bond with continued use of drugs,...

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