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School board approves new SD-based bus company for district
Take two on Main Street restoration plan
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
Bill O'Reilly breaks silence after Fox News ouster: 'I'm very confident the truth will come out'
ND native who died trying to rescue soldier in Texas creek escorted by law, fire officials to funeral site
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Area baseball roundup: Jorgensen's RBI-single pushes Winner/Colome past Honkers in extra innings
Avera Sports hosting inaugural coaches clinic
Howard girls win St. Mary Invite
Mitchell wins ESD middle school tennis title
Lakeview ladies season begins May 3
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Marilyn Jean Small
Hilda Ann Thome
Harold T. Tiede
Mary Freidel Mimmack
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
April 21, 2017
Aberdeen man convicted of murder in friend's beating death
ABERDEEN (AP) — A jury has convicted an Aberdeen man of murder for fatally beating a friend in what prosecutors say was a dispute over a $400 debt. Fifty-six-year-old Bradley Quist was sentenced to life in prison Thursday after the jury found him guilty in the death of 61-year-old...
April 21, 2017 - 10:51am
March 23, 2017
Hog operation plan faces backlash in northeast South Dakota
ABERDEEN (AP) — A decision on a planned hog operation in northeast South Dakota has been delayed until next month after owners of nearby properties voiced concerns. The Aberdeen American News reports about 30 people voiced their opinions during a Tuesday meeting of the Brown County...
March 23, 2017 - 3:09pm
March 17, 2017
State basketball roundup: Warbirds clinch Class B title spot
ABERDEEN — Wolsey-Wessington outscored Parker by 14 points in the second quarter as they picked up a 58-42 semifinal victory at the Class...
March 17, 2017 - 11:21pm
Huskies edge Sully Buttes for Class B title spot
ABERDEEN—The Bridgewater-Emery Huskies are one away from a perfect season and a state championship. The Huskies escaped with a 61-58 over...
March 17, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 9, 2017
Aberdeen man sentenced to 40 years for killing infant son
ABERDEEN (AP) — An Aberdeen man accused of killing his infant son more than a year ago has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Twenty-seven-year-old Myron Touche Jr. pleaded guilty in February to manslaughter in the December 2015 death of 3-week-old Elias Touche, who authorities...
March 9, 2017 - 12:16pm
February 13, 2017
No. 4 Golden Eagle girls shoot past Kernels
The Aberdeen Central girls' basketball team exerted a ton of energy in its last game on Saturday. The No. 4 Golden Eagles didn't need to on Monday...
February 13, 2017 - 10:14pm
February 11, 2017
Kernels place six at individual state gymnastics meet
ABERDEEN—The day had its ups and downs but the Mitchell Kernel gymnastics team found itself well-represented on the state meet individual...
February 11, 2017 - 5:38pm
February 8, 2017
Response program aids laid-off employees in Aberdeen
ABERDEEN (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Labor has launched a program to help laid-off employees of a fiberglass supplier in Aberdeen. Dan Thielsen, manager of the department's office in Aberdeen, organized the program after receiving notice of the company's imminent layoffs...
February 8, 2017 - 11:58am
January 6, 2017
Northern State University opens game suites at arena
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University has launched game-day suites at its basketball arena in Aberdeen. The Aberdeen News reports that right now, they're invitation only. But the university's alumni organization is seeking a beer and wine license under a new state law, which...
January 6, 2017 - 3:23pm
December 20, 2016
Trials set for 2 suspects in child killing on reservation
ABERDEEN (AP) — Trials have been scheduled for a man and woman accused of killing the woman's 5-year-old daughter on the South Dakota side of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Desarae Makes Him First and Matthew St. Pierre are charged with first-degree murder, assault and child...
December 20, 2016 - 8:11am
November 11, 2016
Northern State University's new president inaugurated
ABERDEEN (AP) — Northern State University's new president is officially on the job. The American News reports that Timothy Downs was formally inaugurated as the Aberdeen school's 17th president on Thursday during a ceremony at the Johnson Fine Arts Center. Downs has been working...
November 11, 2016 - 11:39am
November 7, 2016
Aberdeen ambulance service to specialize in non-urgent calls
ABERDEEN (AP) — A new ambulance service in Aberdeen plans to specialize in non-emergency calls. Midwest Medical offers inter-facility transfers for Aberdeen and the surrounding area, not a 911 service, the Aberdeen News reported. Business development director Sean DeLancey said...
November 7, 2016 - 12:02pm
October 31, 2016
Aberdeen man pleads not guilty to murder and manslaughter
ABERDEEN (AP) — An Aberdeen man accused of killing another man last year has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to charges of murder and manslaughter. The American News reports that a judge last week also ordered 55-year-old Bradley Quist to be held without bond. Quist is...
October 31, 2016 - 11:16am
October 27, 2016
High court: Hospitals don't have to turn over documents
ABERDEEN (AP) — South Dakota's Supreme Court says hospitals don't have to turn over documents related to doctor performance even when there's evidence they committed fraud against patients. The high court in a Wednesday opinion reversed a lower court ruling that plaintiffs suing...
October 27, 2016 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
2 children die, man injured in Aberdeen area home fire
ABERDEEN (AP) — Two children died in a mobile home fire on the outskirts of Aberdeen. The blaze occurred about 5 a.m. Tuesday. Brown County Coroner Mike Carlsen confirmed the deaths but did not immediately identify the victims. A man in the home was taken to a hospital with unknown...
October 26, 2016 - 10:52am