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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Spearfish Police Department’s ‘No Shave November’ raises nearly $1,500 for Special Olympics SD

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SPEARFISH, SD – Thanks to a donation of matching funds from the Spearfish Police Auxiliary, nearly $1,500 will be donated to Special Olympics South Dakota through the Spearfish Police Department’s participation in “No Shave N...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Spearfish Fire Department knocks down fire on Seaton Circle

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SPEARFISH, SD – The Spearfish Fire Department knocked down a structure fire on Seaton Circle Monday afternoon.

Fire Chief Travis Ladson explained that the report of flames and smoke coming out of the commercial structure came in at approximately 3:52 p.m. ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

2021 City Utility Rate Change

City Council approved a utility rate change effective January 1, 2021. 

The average residential user in the city of Spearfish uses 5,000 gallons of water. The impact to the average user will be a difference of $3.52 per month.

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Mask Up Spearfish!

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Following the lead of the “Mask Up South Dakota” campaign and other entities across the state united in the mission to stop the spread of COVID-19, the City of Spearfish is reminding all residents and visitors to Mask Up Spearfish!

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Service Line Protection Offered to City Residents

In 2019, the City of Spearfish entered into a agreement with Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA), a HomeServe Company, a leading provider of home repair solutions, to provide optional repair service plans to our resident homeowners.

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Spearfish Fire Department stays busy responding to calls over Thanksgiving holiday weekend

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Spearfish Fire Department stays busy responding to calls over Thanksgiving holiday weekend

SPEARFISH, SD – Volunteers on the Spearfish Fire Department respond 24/7/365, including holidays, and this year’s Thanksgiving holiday was no dif...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Be aware of current temporary sign regulations, now that Election Day has passed

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SPEARFISH, SD – Rules regarding temporary signs change now that the election season, as defined by City Code, has passed.

During election seasons, defined by the City Code as 60 days before an election to 48 hours after, additional temporary sign...

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

City of Spearfish public meetings move to remote format through remainder of 2020

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City of Spearfish public meetings move to remote format through remainder of 2020

SPEARFISH, SD – As active COVID cases and hospitalizations continue to rise in the area, the City of Spearfish is returning to a remote format for all public meetin...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Spearfish Fire Department knocks down small grassfire Tuesday

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Spearfish Fire Department knocks down small grassfire Tuesday

SPEARFISH, SD – Spearfish firefighters knocked down a small grassfire Tuesday that originated in a garbage can near an outdoor hot tub with decking.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

New multi-agency office space in Spearfish to strengthen drug enforcement effort in Northern Hills

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Joint release from the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation and the City of Spearfish

New multi-agency office space in Spearfish to strengthen drug enforcement effort in Northern Hills

SPEARFISH, SD (Nov. 3, 2020) – Representatives from...

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Be prepared for wintry weather conditions

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Be prepared for wintry weather conditions

The calendar may not say it is "officially" winter - but it is the time of year when we all need to be aware of winter weather safety! Check out helpful tips from the South Dakota Office of Emergency Mana...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Spearfish dispatcher receives Basic 911 Telecommunicators Certification

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Spearfish dispatcher receives Basic 911 Telecommunicators Certification

SPEARFISH, SD – Brian Vosburg, dispatcher with the Spearfish Public Safety Department, recently received his Basic 911 Telecommunicators Certification.

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

Read SD mayors' letter concerning the COVID pandemic

On Friday, October 16, 2020, 16 First Class South Dakota City Mayors signed a letter urging communities across South Dakota to act with caution in regards to COVID-19. The letter is below:

As Mayors of South Dakota’s largest cities and representi...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Spearfish breaks ground on Sky Ridge, a workforce housing development

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Spearfish breaks ground on Sky Ridge, a workforce housing development

SPEARFISH, SD (September 30, 2020) – Sky Ridge, a workforce housing development, is officially under construction. The City of Spearfish hosted a groundbreaking ceremony today ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Reminder: Yard waste not allowed in City-issued garbage containers

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Reminder: Yard waste not allowed in City-issued garbage containers

SPEARFISH, SD (July 9, 2020) – City of Spearfish Utility Services would like to remind solid waste customers that yard waste is not allowed in City-issued garbage containers.

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