June 14 is Flag Day. If you have one, get it out and display it and if you don't have one, go get one.
The railroad is a valuable business. Would you want your business to be shut down for an hour in the morning and an hour in the afternoon?
Pity the poor driver who had to go out of his way to get on to I-90. The notice of no access via I-190 has been located along Omaha Street for many weeks.
The operational and political decisions to activate a National Guard unit for federal service are made via complex formulas calculated at the federal — not state — level. If you are weary of the endless deployments to dangerous parts of the world, direct your attention toward the president and Congress.
Now that we are going to have a beautiful new civic center, let’s invest in a new manager. We need a more aggressive person running our new facility so it can make money and not depend on city taxes.
Motorcycles and mowing lawns bring very annoying noises to Rapid City, but at least they are only temporary ... unlike the loud nightly industrial noise pollution in northwest Rapid City that has been increasing in the last several years forcing some residents to move out of the area.