Community angered by decisions

The school district might have had one of the most emotional school board meetings in months as three teachers were on the agenda to...

New teacher contract creates controversy in Hill City Schools

A new teacher contract approved at the last Hill City Board of Education meeting has left some teachers feeling as if the board did...

Search for missing girl continues

Editor's note: This story was written after a press conference on Monday. Helene Duhamel, Pennington County Sheriff public information officer, said 19 men and...

Financial woes discussed at meeting

Organizational changes are being made and all types of cost efficiencies are being looked at in the Hill City school district. This includes but...

Comers named 2018 Hill City Citizens of the Year

Very rarely is there a family that has a perfect marriage of dedication to their family and their community. Hill City is blessed to have...

Three fire districts to be combined

For the new year, the Keystone, Hayward and Hermosa fire departments will combine to form the Battle Creek Fire Protection District in a move...

Sheriff’s Office and FBI investigate death near Mt. Rushmore

A body was found at the base of a rock structure at Mount Rushmore National Memorial on the morning of July 20. Sgt. Ed Schulz...

Mayor to step down

During the mayor’s report at the latest Hill City Common Council meeting Monday, Jan. 14, Mayor Julie Wickware-Klein announced that she will be stepping...

Businesses oppose building’s construction

  The furnace was out at city hall, but people who packed the council chamber for the city council meeting on Monday night generated their...

Three fires ignite near Hill City

  Three fires ignited across the Hill City area over the weekend but only about three acres were burned due to efficient responses from area...