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Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
Rapid City police investigate 4th homicide in 30 days
South Dakota museum awarded ownership of Presley guitar
Panel to discuss legislator's conduct despite resignation
U.S. Senate panel approves Carson for housing secretary post
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Preparing for spring
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
Athlete of the Week: Parkston’s Holzbauer staying focused on task at hand
Area basketball roundup: Fighting Cougars slip past Flyers
Golden Eagles shoot past Howard
Undefeated Nighthawks soaking up success
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Ted E. Schmidt
Ruby Mae Hoffman
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No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
February 22, 2016
Police arrest man after woman's body found in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 33-year-old man is under arrest after a woman's body was found in a Sioux Falls home. Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the home on a report of a cardiac arrest late Saturday morning. When first responders arrived they found the 37-year-old woman...
February 22, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 15, 2016
Sheriff's deputy: Man arrested after crashing own car, taking another vehicle
WHITE LAKE — A Corsica man was arrested Sunday after leaving the scene of a crash and then taking a different vehicle without the owner's consent. Myles Van Vuuren, 21, rolled his vehicle about seven miles south of White Lake on 374th Avenue and 259th Avenue, causing significant...
February 15, 2016 - 4:51pm
February 12, 2016
Police arrest man wanted for robbing Sioux Falls casino
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities in Sioux Falls say they have arrested a man wanted for robbing a casino at knifepoint last week. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says 44-year-old Chad Riedel of Colton is facing several charges, including first-degree robbery and possession of a stolen...
February 12, 2016 - 6:29pm
August 6, 2015
Man arrested for vandalism
A Mitchell man was arrested Wednesday for four instances of graffiti vandalism. Joseph Martin, 20, was arrested around 2 a.m. Wednesday morning following what police called a routine stop. Martin was walking with three other men when Patrol Officer Cory Hartley stopped the quartet...
August 6, 2015 - 10:10am
August 4, 2015
Man arrested for thefts of garage, youth center
A suspect has been arrested for stealing items at a local youth center and nearby garage. Jason Lease, 21, of Mitchell, was arrested on July...
August 4, 2015 - 9:26pm
May 28, 2015
North Carolina murder suspect arrested in South Dakota
WATERTOWN (AP) — A suspect in a North Carolina homicide has been apprehended in South Dakota. The Argus Leader newspaper reports that Antonio Currie of Gibsonville, North Carolina, was arrested in Watertown on Wednesday. Police Sgt. Troy VanDusen says Currie was arrested...
May 28, 2015 - 3:22pm
April 24, 2015
GLAD YOU ASKED: How can someone get charged with DUI when they're not found in the vehicle?
Q. Recently, law enforcement arrested a man who was reported intoxicated at County Fair in Mitchell. He admitted to driving to the store and possessed car keys. Doesn't the law state that an individual must demonstrate being in control of a motor vehicle before a DUI can be charged?...
April 24, 2015 - 6:30pm
April 22, 2013
Reese Witherspoon 'deeply embarrassed' after disorderly conduct arrest
ATLANTA (AP) -- Reese Witherspoon is "deeply embarrassed" about what she said to police officers after she and her husband were arrested during...
April 22, 2013 - 9:14am
January 31, 2013
Aberdeen man arrested on Chicago-area murder warrant
ABERDEEN (AP) -- An Aberdeen man wanted on a murder charge in Chicago has been arrested. The American News reports that Aberdeen police took 29-year-old Daniel Neasom into custody without incident over the weekend. Police Capt. Neil Bittner said Neasom was arrested on a warrant...
January 31, 2013 - 7:45am
January 30, 2013
New Year's brawl arrest list grows to four people
A fourth person has been arrested in connection with an early morning brawl on New Year's Day in an alleyway behind a bar in downtown Mitchell. Houston Redday, 24, of Mitchell, was arrested Jan.
January 30, 2013 - 4:36pm
November 5, 2012
2 arrested in theft at Pierre bank branch
PIERRE (AP) -- Authorities say two suspects are being held on federal larceny charges after a theft at a Pierre bank. Pierre Police Capt. Elton Blemaster tells the media that there was a theft of an undisclosed amount of money but there was no robbery and no weapons involved. The...
November 5, 2012 - 5:25pm
June 29, 2012
Reckless endangerment arrest in synthentic drug death
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- Authorities say they've made another arrest related to a bad batch of synthetic drugs linked to two deaths in the northern Red River Valley of North Dakota and Minnesota. The Grand Forks Herald reports that 18-year-old Wesley Sweeney of Manvel has been arrested...
June 29, 2012 - 4:05pm
June 11, 2012
Man arrested in SD after chase, tower climb
WESTPORT (AP) -- A man is in custody after allegedly leading police on a chase in northeast South Dakota and then climbing halfway up an electrical transmission tower. According to media reports, the chase Sunday afternoon began in Aberdeen and ended northeast of Westport when a...
June 11, 2012 - 10:00am
May 22, 2012
Man arrested for climbing Mount Rushmore
MOUNT RUSHMORE (AP) -- Authorities have arrested a man for climbing Mount Rushmore National Memorial in western South Dakota. Mount Rushmore spokeswoman Maureen McGee-Ballinger says the climber was arrested about 2:15 p.m. Monday on federal charges that include trespassing and climbing...
May 22, 2012 - 11:43am
May 19, 2012
Puppy recovered, charges pending against alleged thief
A puppy stolen from a Mitchell pet store has been safely recovered, and the woman who reportedly took it is facing charges. The 10-week-old puppy, valued at $399, is described as a chi/weenie, a designer cross-breed that is a mix between a Chihuahua and a dachshund. It was recovered...
May 19, 2012 - 2:14pm