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Creation of Core co-op an 'exciting process' for local school districts
Stickney ambulance service purchases ambulance equipment
Task force wants state records policy clarified under new victim's rights law
Around the Region
Miner Co. case could be heard by U.S. Supreme Court
Starbucks CEO steps down to focus on high-end coffee, shares dip
Burger King follows McDonald's with sales abroad beating U.S.
No partner in sight, Twitter faces tough solo choices
Apple sends out invites for Oct. 27 event
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Glanzer, Naasz lead SD Sports Hall of Fame class
Cowboys hold off Vikings for 11th win in row
Kernel girls boast depth, balance in new season
Brandon Valley's Jurgens signs with DWU men's basketball team
Yankton's Tessier signs with DWU women's soccer team
Former Mitchell woman celebrates 75th birthday
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man celebrates 70th birthday
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Donald J. Star
Rochelle Nancy Linaman-Riners
Robert G. Hoscheid
Looking for just a little more time
IN OTHER WORDS: South Dakota's DUI carnage continues
Christmas at the Capitol
Reporters still dedicated to relaying facts
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 1, 2016
Delmont apartment fire suspect arrested in Texas
AUBREY, Texas — A man charged with setting fire to a Delmont apartment complex in February has been arrested in Texas. Brian Good, 55,...
December 1, 2016 - 4:58pm
August 4, 2016
Man charged with arson in Delmont apartment fire
DELMONT — Charges have been filed against a man in connection with a fire that destroyed a Delmont apartment building and authorities are...
August 4, 2016 - 5:18pm
July 12, 2016
Stolen vehicle from Delmont found burning in Wagner
WAGNER — Law enforcement is seeking information regarding a stolen vehicle that was found burning near the airport in Wagner. At about 1:50 a.m. Sunday, Wagner police officers responded to a call of a vehicle fire on 298th Street, north of the Wagner Municipal Airport, according...
July 12, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 2, 2016
Child playing with lighter starts Aberdeen area home on fire
ABERDEEN (AP) — No one was hurt when a child playing with a cigarette lighter started a mobile home on fire near Aberdeen. Rural Fire Chief Mark Stoks tells the American News that the fire started about 5 p.m. Tuesday, in a back bathroom of the home. He says the home suffered smoke,...
March 2, 2016 - 12:16pm
February 25, 2016
Man sentenced for arson crime near Wasta on Halloween 2014
RAPID CITY (AP) — A man accused of setting fire to a vacant house in Pennington County 1 1/2 years ago has been sentenced to serve five years in prison. Thirty-five-year-old Utah native Shawn Hall initially had been declared not mentally fit to stand trial. After nearly half a year...
February 25, 2016 - 3:51pm
February 23, 2016
2 North Dakota men sentenced in South Dakota arson fire
ABERDEEN (AP) — Two North Dakota men have each been sentenced to a year in prison for their roles in a January 2015 arson fire that significantly damaged the Road House Bar and Grill in the South Dakota town of Herreid. Campbell County State's Attorney Mark Kroontje tells the American...
February 23, 2016 - 5:16pm
February 10, 2016
2 of 3 men accused of burning down church plead guilty
RIDGEVIEW, S.D. (AP) — Two of three Dewey County men accused of burning down a church that had stood for nearly a century have pleaded guilty. Twenty-seven-year-old Cody Yellow and 28-year-old Ake Kyle Eagle Hunter have each pleaded guilty to one count of accessory after the fact...
February 10, 2016 - 12:17pm
November 3, 2015
Scott Westerhuis acted alone, but why still unknown
PLATTE—Nearly a month and a half after the death of a family of six rocked Platte, many people in the community still want to know: Why? But...
November 3, 2015 - 9:45pm
August 12, 2015
3 men charged in federal court with burning down church
RIDGEVIEW (AP) — Three Dewey County men are accused of burning down a church that had stood for nearly a century. Twenty-seven-year-old Cody Yellow, 28-year-old Robert Grindstone and 28-year-old Ake Kyle Eagle Hunter are charged in federal court with third-degree burglary and...
August 12, 2015 - 10:55am
August 3, 2015
Jewish extremists torch Palestinian homes, killing toddler, authorities say
DUMA, West Bank — Arsonists set fire to two Palestinian homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday, burning a toddler alive and injuring three others in an attack that authorities say was most likely carried out by Jewish extremists. The assailants signed their work with...
August 3, 2015 - 10:20am
July 31, 2015
Outdoor Campus recovers from arson; ready for weekend event
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls residents have come to the rescue of an outdoors program targeted by an arsonist. An early morning fire July 11 burned down a shed housing more than $30,000 worth of outdoors equipment owned by the state Game, Fish and Parks Department. The blaze...
July 31, 2015 - 3:38pm
June 19, 2015
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation resident faces arson charge
KYLE (AP) — Federal authorities are accusing a Pine Ridge Indian Reservation resident of setting fire to a friend's home in April. A grand jury in western South Dakota has indicted Danny Ferguson, of Kyle, on an arson charge. Ferguson is expected to appear in court for the...
June 19, 2015 - 10:31am
May 21, 2015
Fort Thompson man gets 3 ½ years in prison for arson
PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Thompson man who admitted setting fire to an apartment duplex has been sentenced to 3 ½ years in federal prison. Twenty-one-year-old Lewis Brown was accused of setting fire to an apartment adjacent to one that housed members of a family with whom he had...
May 21, 2015 - 1:14pm
Mattress fire at Rapid City motel investigated as arson
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City police are investigating a suspected case of arson at a motel. Authorities say the manager of the Ranch House Motel last Friday night reported a burning mattress in an empty room. The person who had occupied the room earlier in the day had reportedly...
April 21, 2015 - 10:24am
April 9, 2015
Herreid bar owner, 3 others face felony arson charges
HERREID (AP) — The owner of a bar in the northern South Dakota town of Herreid and three other people face felony arson charges in a fire that significantly damaged the business. Road House Bar and Grill owner Lori Brandner also faces a felony insurance fraud charge for filing...
April 9, 2015 - 1:06pm