Vigil

Community Attends Vigil for Two Teens Involved in I-229 Crash

Thursday a vigil was held at the South Dakota Junior Football Field for two Lincoln High School students. They were involved in a tragic I-229 rollover. One teen has died and the other is in critical condition. While many are still trying to process what has happened, the organizer of the vigil says now is the time for everyone to…

Hundreds Gather At Bismarck Capitol To Honor Homicide Victim

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Native American music and prayers filled the Bismarck Capitol Mall where hundreds of people gathered to honor homicide victim Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind. Many in the crowd Wednesday evening wore red to honor of indigenous women who are missing and murdered. LaFontaine-Greywind was eight months pregnant when she disappeared Aug. 19. Her body was found in the Red…

SF Group Holds Vigil After Charlottesville Violence

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A group met outside of the Federal Court House in Sioux Falls standing in solidarity with Charlottesville Sunday. South Dakotans Against Racism organized the event. People shared messages of love, lit candles and sang songs. The vigil is honoring the death of Heather Heyer, the 32-year-old woman who died Saturday, when a car rammed into a…

Vigil Held For Woman Fatally Stabbed At Gas Station

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Rapid City residents held a candlelight vigil for a convenience store clerk who was fatally stabbed during an attempted robbery. Forty-five-year-old Kasie Lord was killed this week at the Loaf N’ Jug in Rapid City as she followed two people outside who were attempted to steal some beer. Richie Richards is a customer at the…