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Mitchell robbery suspect arrested in Iowa
'Golden State Killer' suspect, a former police officer, arrested after DNA match, officials say
After tie, Van Metre wins draw for Burke council seat
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Work to begin on Highway 37 north of Mitchell
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
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
place a business brief
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
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
DWU softball earns home sweep over Hastings
Parkston girls golf team takes fifth at Dakota Valley Invite
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
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 4, 2018
Arsenal of weapons found at shooting suspect's home
BRANDON (AP) — Police in South Dakota investigating a couple drive-by shootings in Iowa say they found dozens of guns, including fully automatic...
January 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 20, 2017
Police: Student brought unloaded gun to school to sell
BRANDON (AP) — Authorities say a student brought an unloaded handgun to a Brandon high school to sell to another student. Brandon Valley High...
December 20, 2017 - 8:33am
July 4, 2017
Authorities ID 2 Sioux Falls residents killed in I-90 crash
BRANDON (AP) — Authorities have identified two Sioux Falls residents who were killed in a crash on Interstate 90 near Brandon in eastern South...
July 4, 2017 - 7:46pm
July 2, 2017
2 killed, 2 injured after Interstate 90 collision
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says two people were killed and two others were injured when a pair of vehicles collided...
July 2, 2017 - 1:24pm
June 27, 2017
Miscues doom Post 18 against Brandon Valley
BRANDON—Missed opportunities and errors plagued the Mitchell Post 18 Legion baseball team on Tuesday. Post 18 committed four errors and...
June 27, 2017 - 9:26pm
May 30, 2017
Kernels struggle at ESD girls golf meet
BRANDON — The Eastern South Dakota Conference championships brought about struggles for the Mitchell High School girls golf team Tuesday. The Kernels, who have been solid all season, finished shooting a score of 401 as a team and were eighth of nine teams at the meet held at...
May 30, 2017 - 9:49pm
May 26, 2017
Kernels' Overweg takes third in boys long jump
BRANDON—At the long jump pit, Reed Overweg turned some heads on Friday. The Mitchell High School senior entered the Class AA state meet...
May 26, 2017 - 9:03pm
May 19, 2017
Racing at Badlands track suspended for the season
BRANDON (AP) — The owners of the Badlands Motor Speedway in Brandon have canceled this season's races. BMS suspended racing after cutting ties...
May 19, 2017 - 11:26am
December 23, 2016
Man dies in 1-vehicle rollover on icy South Dakota road
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say icy roads were a factor in a rollover near Brandon that killed a 24-year-old man. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the accident happened shortly before 7:30 Friday morning after the driver lost control of his 2007 GMC Yukon on an Interstate...
December 23, 2016 - 3:35pm
November 18, 2016
Team of officers corral moose along interstate
BRANDON (AP) — A team of law enforcement officers worked to corral a moose found wandering along a busy interstate in Minnehaha County. KELO-TV reports the moose was found near an Interstate 90 exit between Brandon and Corson Thursday. Sheriff's deputies, local police, the highway...
November 18, 2016 - 11:17am
July 21, 2016
Brandon police make arrests in string of vehicle thefts
BRANDON (AP) — Brandon police have arrested two juveniles and say charges are pending against a third in connection with a string of vehicle thefts. Authorities say at least a dozen vehicles were targeted, along with at least three garages. They expect more theft reports in coming...
July 21, 2016 - 12:18pm
May 27, 2016
Man accused of having fentanyl while serving as Brandon cop
BRANDON (AP) — A man accused of possessing the powerful synthetic opiate fentanyl while he was a sergeant in the Brandon Police Department is apologizing and taking responsibility for a "blatant" violation of the public's trust. Former Sgt. Wayne Ellingson was indicted Tuesday for...
May 27, 2016 - 12:27pm
March 10, 2016
Fire at barn with about 200 tires billowing smoke for miles
BRANDON (AP) — A fire at a barn housing about 200 tires in southeast South Dakota is producing thick smoke that can be seen from miles away. Emergency responders received the call about the blaze at the Royalwood Dairy Farm near Brandon around 2 p.m. Thursday. Several fire departments...
March 10, 2016 - 4:29pm
October 26, 2015
Motorcyclist killed in collision with pickup truck near Tea
TEA (AP) — A 55-year-old man was killed when the motorcycle he was driving was struck by a pickup truck near Tea. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a the crash happened just after 4:30 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 29 when 25-year-old Cody Hillestad, of Brandon, lost control...
October 26, 2015 - 2:44pm
October 14, 2015
43rd name added to fallen firefighters memorial
PIERRE (AP) — A 43rd name has been added to the South Dakota Fallen Firefighters Memorial near Capitol Lake in Pierre. KCCR-AM reports that Steven Ackerman's name was added to the memorial during a ceremony this past weekend.
October 14, 2015 - 12:27pm