Prosecutors say he raped a young girl in Wall between February and May of 2013. Wednesday, 35-year-old Charles McCulloch was back in court for a hearing.
Rapid City Police have identified the man found dead Monday night near the bike path as 51-year old Robert Bowker of Rapid City. Police say preliminary autopsy results show no evidence of recent trauma.
Three local non-profit organizations were awarded a total of $24-thousand dollars in grants Wednesday. The South Dakota Community Foundation gave Working Against Violence, Inc. $10-thousand dollars. The South Dakota Afterschool Program $10-thousand dollars and the Rapid City Arts Council $4-thousand dollars.
The state of South Dakota is falling behind as farmers continue to produce more and more crops. Senator John Thune discussed the shortage of rail car supply across the state this morning.
As some county roads continue to deteriorate, U-S Representative Kristi Noem is hopeful we will soon see a bill supporting the Highway Trust Fund.
Last week the House passed legislation financially supporting the Trust Fund with $10 point 8 billion dollars through May 20-15.
Traffic is being detoured around a stretch of highway in Meade County that has collapsed due to a landslide.
The road is a main artery that connects the communities north of New Underwood with Rapid City and the Black Hills.