PennDems Happy Hour with Friends

MAY HAPPY HOUR   Monday May 14, 2018 Please join  Pennington County Democratic Party for a Happy Hour with Friends Where: Thirsty's Bar & Grill 819 Main St, Rapid City, SD When: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Not a business meeting - not a planning session. A time for...

‘How to Run a Campaign’ Workshop

In conjunction with the South Dakota Democratic Party Pennington County Democratic Party will offer a four-part practical workshop in  HOW TO RUN A CAMPAIGN All sessions will be held at the Labor Temple in Rapid City, 922 St. Patrick Street, Rapid City, SD 11:00 a.m....

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Joe Miller and Alex Fall delivered a large supply of 4 x 8 Bjorkman campaign signs today. The signs are single sided so they can be displayed against a "barn" or doubled for highway view for both directions. To reserve a sign, contact Leon Fenhaus 605-390-2335 or...

Who Are the Pennington County 2018 Candidates?

by Jay Davis In the four legislative districts that comprise the Rapid City metro area, the Democrats currently have a full slate of candidates, twelve people seeking twelve positions. It has been many years since the Democrats accomplished that by the filing...

Brian J. Hunhoff: Flushing truth down an Oval hole

 March 17, 2018 By BRIAN J. HUNHOFF Of the Yankton County Observer “Captain Jack” Crawford was one of the original Black Hills Rangers. He survived many Old West adventures. Known as “The Poet Scout,” this is the final stanza of his 1889 poem, “Truth” — Truth may...

Short quote from a Minneapolis Blogger-Tom Edsall

Tom Edsall is a smart elections analyst who looks at recent surveys and compares them to 2016 exit polls and finds that the latter badly under counted whites without college degrees. The upshot: Whites without college degrees are still the largest Democratic voting...

Upcoming Events

  1. Early Voting for School Board and Primary Elections

    April 20 @ 8:00 am - June 4 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Candidate Training

    May 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
  3. Candidate Training

    August 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm