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Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as Trump's next secretary of state
The Daily 202: Michael Cohen will take the Fifth. Trump has said innocent people don't do that.
UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
Prosecutors quickly cite Trump's TV comments to help make case on Cohen files
Trump delays release of some JFK files until 2021, bowing to national security concerns
Facebook didn't read the terms and conditions for the app behind Cambridge Analytica
Ben Carson proposes raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies
Want to work for Ikea? Your next interview could be conducted by Russian robot.
Subway plans 500 U.S. store closings amid global growth
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Report: QB Mayfield expected to go No. 1 to Browns
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
DWU softball earns home sweep over Hastings
Parkston girls golf team takes fifth at Dakota Valley Invite
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Violet Mae Freidel
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
Donna M. Cuka
Noem: Keeping Washington out of South Dakota
On Farm Bill, might over right
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
January 30, 2014
GIAGO: The great escape from Holy Rosary
Attempt to run away from boarding school had traumatizing consequences.
January 30, 2014 - 7:20am
January 23, 2014
Rapid City woman appealing horse abuse conviction
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City woman convicted of abusing horses is appealing her conviction. Forty-four-year-old Terri Harwood was sentenced to a year in jail and eight years of probation after a jury last fall convicted her and her husband, Don Harwood, on nine counts of...
January 23, 2014 - 3:53pm
November 1, 2013
Abuse victim finds help at safehouse, tells story
EDITOR’S NOTE: As part of her contribution to Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, Lori, 50, a domestic violence survivor, agreed...
November 1, 2013 - 8:12pm
October 23, 2013
SD panel recommends broadening domestic abuse laws
Measure seeks to protect those in abusive dating relationships.
October 23, 2013 - 6:13am
August 30, 2013
Trial for SD nursing home worker ends in hung jury
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Jurors couldn't decide if a former Dell Rapids nursing home worker was guilty of abusing a woman, so the case will restart. The Argus Leader reports (http://argusne.ws/1dz5Fq4 ) 36-year-old Heather Lynn Laird is accused of pulling a 76-year-old woman's hair,...
August 30, 2013 - 10:23pm
August 29, 2013
Former Dell Rapids nursing home worker on trial for abuse
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A former employee at a Dell Rapids nursing home is on trial for allegedly assaulting a patient last November. Heather Laird, 36, pleaded not guilty earlier this year to abuse of a disabled adult. She faces up to two years in prison if convicted, the Argus Leader...
August 29, 2013 - 8:44pm
August 26, 2013
SD lawmakers seek public comment on domestic abuse laws
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota legislative panel studying the state's domestic abuse laws will hold two more hearings to take public comments. A hearing will be held Monday at the Yankton Public Library at 5:15 p.m. A final hearing will be held Tuesday at the Rapid City Public...
August 26, 2013 - 6:09am
July 22, 2013
Trial date set in SD horse abuse case
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A trial date is set for two people accused of abusing nearly 70 horses. Donald and Terry Harwood are charged with 10 counts of inhumane treatment of an animal. They face 10 years in prison and a $20,000 fine if convicted. KOTA-TV reports that the trial is set...
July 22, 2013 - 7:08pm
June 16, 2013
MERCER: Legislator values split over protection orders for same-sex abuses
PIERRE -- This summer and fall, nine members of the Legislature will oversee a comprehensive review of domestic abuse in South Dakota. There...
June 16, 2013 - 11:15pm
February 22, 2013
Gann Valley woman arrested after child's death
GANN VALLEY -- A Gann Valley woman has been arrested in connection with the death of a 4-year-old child. Donika Gonzales, 22, was arrested Friday and charged with one count of abuse or cruelty to a minor, a felony with a maximum punishment of 15 years in prison and a $30,000 fine....
February 22, 2013 - 3:53pm
February 15, 2013
Accused Presho kidnapper wants evidence suppressed
PRESHO -- The defense lawyer for a Presho man accused of kidnapping and abusing his 10-year-old daughter has objected to a federal judge's recommendation...
February 15, 2013 - 6:15am
January 28, 2013
Sioux Falls mom forces kids into subzero temps, charged with abuse
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota woman was charged Monday with neglect following allegations that she kicked five young boys out of her home and into subzero temperatures over the weekend. Local media reported Monday that Kiyanne Arpan, of Sioux Falls, was arrested early Sunday...
January 28, 2013 - 4:18pm
January 22, 2013
Wife pitted against her husband as SD child death trial opens
PARKER -- Four-month-old Jacob Miller died an "untimely death at the hands of his father," a prosecutor said Tuesday during opening statements...
January 22, 2013 - 8:04pm
November 17, 2012
Mitchell man arrested for hitting 8-year-old several times with belt
A Mitchell man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly striking an 8-year-old boy several times with a belt, causing injury to the child. Patrick William Sundermann, 30, is charged with abuse or cruelty to a minor as a result of the alleged incident. He faces a maximum of 10...
November 17, 2012 - 10:11am
ND man sentenced as habitual offender in pivotal abuse case
September 17, 2012 - 2:58pm