Category: Rapid City

Retired B-1 Bomber Officer to Speak About the Ongoing Cold War

Retired B-1 Bomber Officer to Speak About the Ongoing Cold War

Retired Air Force officer MAJ Robert “Von” Liebman of Rapid City spent his active-duty years in big B-52 Stratofortress and B1-B Lancer bombers during the Cold War. The enemy was always Soviet and Chinese communism. America’s peace and strength lay in its nuclear arsenal and payload weapons that could strike back if attacked.

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Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Remember a few months ago when RINO Governor Dennis Daugaard and his minions in the legislature told us we just had to have a $107 million tax increase to raise teacher pay? Now we learn about $2 million in “found” money in Rapid City that will go to give big salary boosts to people who aren’t teachers.

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US Navy Captain James A. Huff (Ret)

Retired Naval Officer Will Talk about Soviet Era Spying and Surveillance

“The Cold War continues,” says retired US Navy Captain James A. Huff of Rapid City, an expert in naval intelligence who cut his teeth on Russian-American spying and surveillance activities spanning several continents near the end of the Soviet Era.

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Terri Haverly: Raising Your Taxes

Terri Haverly: Raising Your Taxes

I received this mailer today about South Dakota Senator Terri Haverly’s votes for higher taxes. Being in her district, District 35, I’m more than familiar with her record.

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211 Help Line Assists Thousands in Black Hills

211 Help Line Assists Thousands in Black Hills

In 2015, more than 11,500 people in the Black Hills contacted Helpline Center and the 2-1-1 line in search of information and assistance, according to a new annual report.

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Michele Bachmann speaking at the Fourth Annual John Witherspoon College ScholarShare.

Michele Bachmann Stirs Crowd in Rapid City

John Witherspoon College in Rapid City held its fourth annual ScholarShare event this evening at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center this evening, with keynote speaker former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann.

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JWC ScholarShare with Michele Bachmann

JWC ScholarShare with Michele Bachmann

The fourth annual John Witherspoon College ScholarShare on April 12 will feature a wonderful banquet, rich fellowship, an update on our remarkable fourth year, and a powerful challenge from former Presidential Candidate and Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, a true Patriot with a dynamic core of conviction, who has never let the best interests of our country be subordinated to political correctness.

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Berlin 1945

1945 Berlin Survivor to Speak in Rapid City

A young girl of 11 hides in the ruins of 1945 Berlin with her mother as the Soviet Army overruns the city in the final hours of the Third Reich. Ingrid Radke-Azvedo was witness to the brutal atrocities that comes from revenge. She will tell her story visually to the Black Hills Veterans Writing Group on Saturday, April 9, at Ellsworth Air Force Base’s South Dakota Air and Space Museum, 9-1130 am (first half hour is social period).

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South Dakota Rep. Scott Craig

Transgender Restroom Bill Discussed at Rapid City Crackerbarrel Meeting

At the Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel meeting on Feb. 201, 2016, a transgender woman who has mutilated her body to appear masculine asked about HB 1008, a bill recently passed by the legislature and now being considered by the governor, which requires boys to use the body’s restroom/locker room and girls to use the girl’s restroom/locker room in schools.

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South Dakota Rep. Scott Craig

South Dakota Rep. Scott Craig on Education Tax Vote Switch

At the Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel meeting today, South Dakota Rep. Scott Craig was one of the featured speakers. Craig used his time primarily to address his change of heart on HB 1182, the education tax increase.

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