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Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
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No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
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March 30, 2015
Minnesota man dies in ATV rollover crash north of Sisseton
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Browns Valley, Minnesota, man was killed when his all-terrain vehicle rolled over near Sisseton. The patrol says 76-year-old Clarence Pistorius was pinned under his ATV. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident...
March 30, 2015 - 2:47pm
March 23, 2015
Man accidentally shoots himself during SD gun show
WATERTOWN (AP) — Police in northeastern South Dakota say a man accidentally shot himself during a gun show. The Watertown Public Opinion reports that the Arlington resident mistakenly thought his 9 mm Ruger pistol was unloaded, but when he fired the gun, a bullet struck the...
March 23, 2015 - 8:35pm
March 20, 2015
Man arrested following pursuit, collision
Officers arrested a man following a short pursuit and collision Friday afternoon in Mitchell. According to a press release from the Mitchell...
March 20, 2015 - 6:10pm
February 23, 2015
1 injured after 2 semis crash under overpass along I-90
MURDO (AP) — One person had to be transported to a hospital in western South Dakota after two oversized semi-trucks crashed on Interstate 90 after they didn't fit under an overpass at the same time. Officials with the South Dakota Highway Patrol say the two semis were traveling...
February 23, 2015 - 4:41pm
1 killed, 3 injured in three-vehicle crash near Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Authorities say a Huron woman was killed and three others were injured in a three-vehicle crash near Pierre. The Argus Leader reports 79-year-old Marcella Larsen died in the Friday night accident. She was a passenger in an SUV that nearly collided head-on with...
February 23, 2015 - 4:15pm
February 15, 2015
Mitchell man charged with DUI after crashing into tree
A Mitchell man has been charged with driving under the influence after his vehicle left the road and crashed into a tree late Saturday in Mitchell. The...
February 15, 2015 - 10:27am
Police investigating car vs. tree accident
Authorities in Mitchell are investigating a one car crash Saturday night near Longfellow Elementary School. The crash occurred after 11 p.m. in the 1000 block of East Second Avenue when a four door car crashed into a tree on the north side of the street, causing significant damage...
February 15, 2015 - 8:14am
February 9, 2015
Don't spill the beans: Semi trailer carrying coffee beans tips on interstate
ALEXANDRIA -- No one was injured when a semi trailer carrying coffee beans tipped following bad weather Monday morning, according to authorities. A freezing rain advisory was issued Monday for areas north of Davison County and is in effect until noon today, according to the National...
February 9, 2015 - 8:03pm
February 2, 2015
Rapid City woman dies in weekend rollover on Interstate 90
RAPID CITY (AP) — A weekend crash on Interstate 90 in Rapid City killed a woman from the city. The Highway Patrol says 20-year-old Victoria Bates was driving a sport utility vehicle that spun out of control on an icy curve on Saturday afternoon. The SUV went in the dich and...
February 2, 2015 - 4:28pm
January 28, 2015
Two injured in rural Mitchell crash
Two Mitchell men were injured in a single-car accident early Wednesday morning north of Mitchell. The incident occurred at about 5:30 a.m. at the intersection of North Foster Street and 250th Street, also known as Airport Road. The intersection forms a "T," and the car driven by...
January 28, 2015 - 5:21pm
January 22, 2015
Canistota man injured in grain truck rollover
SCOTLAND — A truck carrying soybeans rolled and crashed on Thursday morning in southern Hutchinson County, leaving the vehicle's driver with serious injuries. The incident occurred around 9 a.m.
January 22, 2015 - 5:41pm
December 23, 2014
Grain truck goes into Hanson County ditch
SPENCER — A semi pulling two grain trailers went in the ditch Tuesday night, causing one of the trailers to tip on its side and forcing law enforcement to temporarily close the road. The incident occurred at about 5 p.m. on State Highway 25 between 248th and 249th Streets in...
December 23, 2014 - 8:11pm
November 18, 2014
No injuries after I-90 semi fire
CHAMBERLAIN -- A semi-truck pulling a horse trailer started on fire Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported in the incident. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Adam Woxland said flames ignited in the vehicle on Interstate 90, near mile marker 263 in the Chamberlain area....
November 18, 2014 - 1:15pm
November 7, 2014
No one injured in car tipover
No one was injured in a two-vehicle accident Thursday in Mitchell that resulted in a car on its side, authorities said. Mitchell Police Sgt. Ryan Erickson said the accident occurred at 3:23 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Third Avenue and Hunter Street, an uncontrolled intersection....
November 7, 2014 - 12:46pm
August 18, 2014
Mount Vernon rollover caused by defrost distraction
MOUNT VERNON — A one-vehicle rollover northeast of Mount Vernon resulted in minor injuries Monday morning when the driver was adjusting the defrost in his car when the accident occurred. The accident occurred around 8 a.m. on 252nd Street, east of 399th Avenue in Davison County,...
August 18, 2014 - 5:40pm