Polaris To Close Spearfish Plant, Moves Work To IowaPolaris Industries plans to close its plant in western South Dakota and move the work to Iowa.
Smoke Inhalation Cause Of Death For 5 In Spearfish House FireAuthorities have concluded that five children killed in a Spearfish house fire died of smoke inhalation. Police on Friday said the determination was made following autopsies conducted by the Lawrence County coroner's office.
5 Children Killed In South Dakota House FireThe fire was reported at 4:23 a.m. Saturday at a two-story residence at the intersection of Ames and Oliver streets in Spearfish, a town of about 11,000 people in western South Dakota.
South Dakota Man Sentenced For Sex Crimes In Guatemala A Spearfish man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for traveling to Guatemala to engage in sex acts with boys.
Polaris Buys S.D. Plant, Plans To Create 80 JobsA Minnesota-based manufacturer has bought a facility in western South Dakota that once made motorcycle trikes and plans to create up to 80 jobs in Spearfish.
Stolen Giant Pumpkin Returned To South Dakota GrowerA 100-pound pumpkin that was brazenly stolen from the yard of a South Dakota residence has been found and returned, after someone apparently tried but failed to turn it into a giant jack-o'-lantern.