Wyoming Governor tests positive for COVID-19

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — In a press release on Wednesday, Governor Mark Gordon of Wyoming said he has received results of a COVID-19 test showing he is positive for the virus. He only has minor symptoms at this time and plans to continue working on behalf of Wyoming remotely. Categories: Coronavirus, Wyoming News Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID-AlertMe, Governor Mark Gordon, pandemic,…

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RCFD is encouraging the public not to use oil fryers to cook their turkeys this Thanksgiving

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Thanksgiving is just around the corner and so is the need for food preparation. The Rapid City Fire Department is encouraging residents to not cook turkeys in oil fryers. Common mistakes such as putting too much oil in the pot or having the temperature up too high can lead to fires. Turkey fryers filled with oil…

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The Academy of Model Aeronautics is providing an instructional video for a Thanksgiving themed paper airplane

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Turkeys can’t fly. Still, a model plane organization is offering videos on it’s website to help kids build their own flying turkey with a special Thanksgiving plane. The Academy of Model Aeronautics is introducing its ‘Gobbler Gliders’ so families can put them together over the Thanksgiving weekend. The model can come with a turkey design already…

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Christmas wreaths for sale to help fund veteran organization

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Massey is a service dog in training. He was donated to the organization and is a 3 month old German Shepherd/Lab mix. Massey and Becky Super Dogs for Super Heroes needs funds to operate and the pandemic has hindered many fundraising efforts. They are now selling Christmas wreaths made out of all-natural products that can be…

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Jeff Bezos Earth Fund donates $12 million to NDN Collective

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos recently established the Earth Fund, with the goal of donating $10 billion to scientists, activists and others fighting climate change. Among organizations on the receiving end and one of the fastest growing indigenous-led organizations in the nation, Rapid City’s NDN Collective. The Collective is known for its work on achieving racial equity,…

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