City OKs park plan

Using input from two public meetings, the annual home show, emails, letters and social media, the plan for what Harbach Park will look like in the future has been finalized. Well, sort of. At its Aug. 6 meeting, the Custer City Council unanimously accepted the master plan for the park, with the caveat that it […]

Yesway does it their way

Regular customers of the Fresh Start convenience store in Custer have been noticing subtle changes to the store over the past couple of months, but before winter there will be a whole new look and a new name. The Iowa-based Yesway company has purchased the store along with 25 other Black Hills-area Fresh Starts and […]

One injured, van struck in helicopter incident

Two pilots escaped injury while a third was transported to Custer Regional Hospital with minor injuries after a training flight being conducted by the...

Forum aims to begin drug dialogue

Cherish Baker laughed at the title on the placard placed in front of her seat at last Friday evening’s Rise to the Call of Action Community Forum drug education and prevention event sponsored by a new local group, Recovery Intervention Support and Education (RISE). The placard read “Impacted Community Member.” “That’s a nice way of […]

Table Vandals Charged

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE  CUSTER COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE RE: POET’S TABLE The Custer County State’s Attorney’s Office received law enforcement reports today concerning the theft and...

Wettest year to date in history

Suffice it to say, there aren’t many people in Custer County clamoring for more moisture. That’s because the county is in the throes of one...

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 Custer County residents on a variety of drug charges, with charges pending on an additional person in the case. On March 29, sheriff’s deputies and DCI agents executed a search warrant […]

Cruisin’ to start

It’s time for motorcycles to invade the Black Hills once again, as the Custer Cruisin’ Rally begins Aug 2 in conjunction with the annual...

Legion Lake Fire Photos

From chaos and tragedy, you can sometimes find beauty. These are photos taken in the midst of the Legion Lake Fire on Wednesday, Dec. 13.  All photos by Jacy Glazier.

Coming to town with a bang

When the sky above Pageant Hill lights up with fireworks the evening of July 4, it will culminate a week’s work of work and...

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