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WATCH: Family records video moments before being struck by lightning
Kimball’s The Back 40 headed to Mitchell’s Main Street
She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too.
Senators: SD to see big boost from health care reform
For the first time, the Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Lawyer: Ex-NFL star had 'severe' case of CTE brain disease
UMD alum Carson Soucy battling for role on Wild blue line
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
Severe weather threat moves Mitchell homecoming football game time
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Larry R. Reimnitz
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
December 25, 2016
Drinking, drug use largely down among U.S. teens in 2016
LOS ANGELES—The use of alcohol, marijuana, prescription medications and illicit substances declined among U.S. teens again in 2016, continuing...
December 25, 2016 - 8:00am
November 14, 2016
Intoxication charge against SkyWest pilot is dismissed
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota has dismissed a criminal charge against a SkyWest Airlines pilot accused of being under the influence of alcohol before a flight at an airport in the state. Pennington County Chief Deputy State's Attorney Lara Roetzel said Monday that the state filed...
November 14, 2016 - 12:22pm
November 1, 2016
Board toughens regulatory road for Whiteclay beer stores
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska regulators have decided to require stores to complete long-form applications for liquor licenses if they want to continue selling millions of cans of beer to residents of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the Nebraska...
November 1, 2016 - 11:21am
October 27, 2016
SkyWest pilot suspected drunk, arrested in South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — Police arrested the pilot of a SkyWest Airlines plane on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol Wednesday before the passenger jet could leave a South Dakota airport. Rapid City police were notified shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday that the pilot smelled...
October 27, 2016 - 10:45am
October 16, 2016
County to consider beer, wine license request
The Davison County Commission will review a malt beverage and wine license request from RR Enterprises, Inc. on Tuesday, approximately one month...
October 16, 2016 - 4:50pm
September 24, 2016
Capping beer, liquor licenses
State and local alcohol laws limit where Mitchell residents can knock back a drink, but they may also be slowing business growth within city...
September 24, 2016 - 10:03am
August 26, 2016
State's wine lovers order about 14K bottles to South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Wine connoisseurs enjoying easier access to their favorite varieties during the first year of South Dakota's consumer-direct wine shipping law have had about 14,000 bottles sent to their doors since January, according to state regulators. The law that went into...
August 26, 2016 - 11:01am
August 23, 2016
Casino murder defendant accused of making liquor in jail
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man accused of killing another man outside a Sioux Falls casino is facing an additional charge after being accused of making liquor in jail. The Argus Leader reports 21-year-old Jared Stone was charged earlier this month with possession of unauthorized articles...
August 23, 2016 - 11:19am
August 11, 2016
One business fails alcohol compliance check
On Tuesday, the South Central Alcohol Task Force conducted 15 alcohol compliance checks in the city of Mitchell. The following establishments were checked and passed: VFW Post 2750, OverTime Steakhouse and Lounge, Shopko, Northside Sinclair, The Grille, Moose Lodge, Platinum Players...
August 11, 2016 - 5:37pm
August 9, 2016
Activists: Enforce law in Whiteclay or close beer stores
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Advocates who want to end beer sales in Whiteclay are calling on state officials to enforce liquor laws in the Nebraska town or revoke the licenses of its four beer stores. The group said in a statement Tuesday that Nebraska needs to provide adequate law enforcement...
August 9, 2016 - 3:22pm
July 20, 2016
Alcohol compliance check has no failures
On Monday, the South Central Alcohol Task Force conducted 14 alcohol compliance checks in the city of Mitchell. The following establishments were checked and passed: Depot, Casey's General Store (100 S. Main); American Legion; Big Dummy's, Moonlight Bar and Lounge, Scoreboard Pub...
July 20, 2016 - 5:34pm
Pierre City Commission approves sidewalk alcohol ordinance
PIERRE (AP) — Pierre's City Commission has approved an ordinance allowing bars and restaurants to serve alcohol on city sidewalks outside their establishments. KCCR radio reports the decision was made Tuesday night after a public hearing in which no one spoke either for or against...
July 20, 2016 - 12:54pm
July 7, 2016
Campus alcohol sales met with policy change by Board of Regents
SIOUX FALLS — South Dakota State University senior Jenna Croymans may currently be studying abroad in Ireland, but even from across the ocean one of South Dakota’s newest laws will impact her once she returns to the states. As of July 1, alcohol can now be sold on South Dakota’s...
July 7, 2016 - 9:10am
July 1, 2016
Alcohol problems in Whiteclay consume county's budget
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A tiny Nebraska village that sells millions of cans of beer each year near a South Dakota Indian reservation is consuming a sizeable chunk of the surrounding county's budget, according to county officials. Sheridan County Commissioner James Krotz raised the...
July 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
June 30, 2016
Regents give final OK to beer and wine sales at games, other events on university campuses
MADISON – Beer and wine can be sold at state university events including athletic competitions starting Friday, July 1, when a new South Dakota law takes effect. The state Board of Regents, whose members govern the universities, adopted a final policy Thursday authorizing beer...
June 30, 2016 - 1:43pm