Chilly weather makes it a perfect time for anglers to hit the ice.
But before you grab your fishing pole, make sure you're not treading on thin ice.
It's the time of year when you might need a fireplace or a space heater to add a little extra warmth to your home or your office.
South Dakota's Highway Patrol is buckling down to encourage motorists to buckle up.
Four of five people who were hurt in a wreck Friday evening in Texarkana have been released from the hospital.
The website Protect America rates Rapid City as the number three burglary hot spot in South Dakota behind Chamberlain and Sioux Falls and right ahead of Spearfish and Martin.
Federal regulators say an employee of a uranium mining company in Wyoming falsified a health survey required after two other workers were potentially exposed to radioactive material in 2013.
The agency says it will set up 23 checkpoints. The Highway Patrol conducts the checkpoints as a way to discourage people from drinking and driving.
A battery explodes in a woman's purse.
Rapid City Police have located 11-year old Caleb Twoelk.
The Rapid City Police Department is warning drivers to be careful on the roads with school starting this week.
The PD will add extra patrols near school zones.
From August 5th through the 14th in Campbell and Crook Counties, the Patrol says they stopped 287 motorcycles and 594 other vehicles, issuing 680 warnings and 465 citations.
Motorcycle accidents can be a daily occurrence during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says it's one of the busiest times of the year.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is holding sobriety checkpoints in 17 counties during August.
A pair of missing hikers in the Badlands were found safe, Thursday - but not everyone is so lucky.
Crews in Pennington County respond to about a dozen searches a year.
A Badlands search and rescue ended happily - after crews found a pair of missing hikers.
The Vermont natives got lost during their hike Wednesday afternoon.
Searchers are looking for two hikers from Vermont who were reported missing at about 8:30pm Wednesday night in Badlands National Park.
An anti-human trafficking effort in western South Dakota is focusing on hospitality businesses ahead of the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
A run-in with buffalo at Custer State Park Thursday - put one visitor in the hospital.
Officials say visitors were possibly trying to feed the bison.