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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
September 21, 2016
South Dakota Film Festival kicks off Wednesday in Aberdeen
ABERDEEN (AP) — The 10th edition of the South Dakota Film Festival kicks off Wednesday in Aberdeen. Organizer Brent Brandt tells the Aberdeen American News more than 300 films were submitted to the festival, but only 65 will be screened. The schedule of nine viewing sessions includes...
September 21, 2016 - 12:16pm
Skimmer suspect in Aberdeen pleads guilty to identity theft
ABERDEEN (AP) — One of three men facing federal charges over skimmers that were planted on gas pumps in the Aberdeen region has admitted that he was involved in the scam. The Aberdeen American News reports 29-year-old Robisdel Gonzalez-Abreau pleaded guilty Tuesday to identity theft....
September 21, 2016 - 12:11pm
Aberdeen man charged in assault that fractured man's skull
ABERDEEN (AP) — An Aberdeen man is accused in an attack that left another man with a fractured skull. The Aberdeen American News reports that 34-year-old Charles Teal is charged with felony aggravated assault. The incident was reported just before 7 p.m. on Sunday. Authorities say...
September 21, 2016 - 11:58am
September 19, 2016
Man gets 1 year for assaulting officer on reservation
ABERDEEN (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to one year in prison after admitting that he assaulted a federal officer in January in a community on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. U.S. District Judge Charles Kornmann has sentenced 23-year-old Dylan Demery to a year...
September 19, 2016 - 11:19am
September 14, 2016
Rash of crimes prompts Aberdeen police to open new office
ABERDEEN (AP) — A rash of violent crimes in Aberdeen has prompted the city's police department to open a satellite office in a former mall. Aberdeen Police Chief Dave McNeil tells the Aberdeen American News the goal of the new office is to encourage communication between law enforcement...
September 14, 2016 - 10:56am
September 12, 2016
Supreme Court to begin October term at Northern State
ABERDEEN (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court will begin its October court term at Northern State University in Aberdeen. The high court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Oct. 3-5 at the school's Johnson Fine Arts Center. The court will hear nine cases. Several non-oral cases...
September 12, 2016 - 11:37am
September 9, 2016
Aberdeen police officer who shot suspect cleared after probe
PIERRE (AP) — An Aberdeen police officer who shot and wounded a suspect has been cleared of any wrongdoing. Attorney General Marty Jackley says a state investigation determined that Officer Ty Reinke was justified in firing his weapon during the Aug. 14 incident. Twenty-one-year-old...
September 9, 2016 - 11:55am
Multiple shots fired at second apartment complex in Aberdeen
ABERDEEN (AP) — Aberdeen police are investigating a second incident of shots being fired at an apartment complex and have offered rewards for information that helps them to crack the case. About 10 shots were fired at an apartment complex shortly before 12:30 a.m. Thursday, according...
September 9, 2016 - 11:41am
September 7, 2016
Life in prison for man convicted in ex-girlfriend's stabbing
FORT PIERRE (AP) — An Aberdeen man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend has been sentenced to life in prison. The Aberdeen American News reports 34-year-old John Hemminger was sentenced Wednesday. A jury found Hemminger guilty last week of first-degree murder in the January...
September 7, 2016 - 12:50pm
Aberdeen funeral home operator sentenced on drug counts
ABERDEEN (AP) — A former operator of an Aberdeen funeral home will be on probation for five years for possessing drugs at the business. Fifty-nine-year-old James Schriver and his 53-year-old brother, George, were arrested in April after police said they found nearly 3 pounds of...
September 7, 2016 - 12:13pm
September 1, 2016
No one injured in late-night Aberdeen drive-by shooting
ABERDEEN (AP) — Aberdeen police are investigating a drive-by shooting during which 11 rounds were fired from a vehicle into an apartment complex. No injuries were reported in the incident shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday. Officers recovered shells that will be submitted for forensic...
September 1, 2016 - 11:19am
August 30, 2016
Aberdeen denies taxicab license to manslaughter suspect
ABERDEEN (AP) — The city of Aberdeen has denied a taxicab license to a man charged with manslaughter in another man's death last year. Bradley Quist has pleaded not guilty to felony manslaughter in the May 2015 death of 61-year-old Ronald Witchey, who authorities say died from blunt-force...
August 30, 2016 - 11:26am
August 26, 2016
Aberdeen expects 800 visitors for South Dakota Senior Games
ABERDEEN (AP) — Tourism officials in Aberdeen expect about 800 people to visit their community for the South Dakota Senior Games. Event director Mark Kolb tells the Aberdeen American News that 530 athletes have registered to participate and many of them are traveling with family...
August 26, 2016 - 11:03am
August 23, 2016
Jury selection underway in trial of Aberdeen slaying suspect
PIERRE (AP) — A jury of eight men and six women was selected Tuesday to hear the case of an Aberdeen man accused of stabbing a woman to death. John Hemminger, 34, is charged with premeditated murder in the death of Jessica Goebel, 26, who died in January 2015 at a Sioux Falls hospital...
August 23, 2016 - 11:43am
Aberdeen man shot by police officer released from hospital
ABERDEEN (AP) - An Aberdeen man who was shot by a police officer has been released from a Sioux Falls hospital and taken to jail. Twenty-one-year-old Ehkhu Hser Poe is accused of assaulting four people, including an officer. Court documents allege he was armed with a knife but don't...
August 23, 2016 - 11:39am