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Mitchell takes first step to reinstate tax funding the Sports Authority
Italy quake toll hits 250 as rescuers search flattened towns
Prince fans will get a Graceland of their own
Judge to rule on tribe's oil pipeline request by Sept. 9
8 arrested in Rapid City sex trafficking investigation
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
Wahlen ready to orchestrate Kernel offense
Winner ready to repeat
Canistota football team ready for 9AA challenge
Inaugural Kernel Bowl set to be a success
Thursday's volleyball match is Booster Club night
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
UPDATE: 10-year-old boy from Geddes identified in fatal crash
August 15, 2014
Nebraska man charged with gun thefts
GEDDES -- A Nebraska man faces multiple charges after allegedly stealing four firearms out of a pickup and home on Tuesday morning near Geddes. According to Travis DeBuhr, a deputy with the Charles Mix County Sheriff's Office, 43-year-old Joseph Losteiner, of Omaha, Neb., was arrested...
August 15, 2014 - 4:45pm
August 6, 2014
Mitchell police investigate aggravated assault, burglaries
The Mitchell Police Division is investigating an aggravated assault and two business burglaries that occurred earlier this week. Authorities don't believe the crimes are related. The Mitchell Area Crime Stoppers has designated these as crimes of the week and is offering monetary...
August 6, 2014 - 7:11pm
July 30, 2014
Authorities investigate break-in in Woonsocket
WOONSOCKET -- Authorities are investigating a break-in at a Woonsocket business that occurred Tuesday morning. Sanborn County Sheriff Tom Fridley said Wednesday that a break-in occurred early Tuesday at the Skeeters Bar and Grill and the North Forty Convenience and Liquor Store....
July 30, 2014 - 10:01pm
3 suspects in custody in Watertown casino burglary
WATERTOWN (AP) — Police have made three arrests in the burglary and vandalism of a Watertown casino. Two Sioux Falls men and a Watertown man were taken into custody on Monday. All three suspects are in their late 20s. Authorities allege that the men forced open a door at...
July 30, 2014 - 3:09pm
July 2, 2014
Man involved in Rapid City standoff charged with kidnapping
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City man who took a 2-year-old boy hostage and barricaded himself from law enforcement officials for six hours Tuesday night has been charged with kidnapping and burglary. Raymond Cuny, 32, was charged Wednesday morning with first-degree kidnapping...
July 2, 2014 - 10:01pm
Rapid City standoff ends; 2-year-old hostage unharmed
RAPID CITY (AP) — A standoff between law enforcement officials and a burglary suspect who took a 2-year-old boy hostage in Rapid City ended after officers forced entry into a home and rescued the child, police said. Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris said the standoff ended...
July 2, 2014 - 9:34am
June 25, 2014
Man accused of releasing horses is out on bond
FORT PIERRE (AP) — A Lower Brule man accused of releasing 37 horses at the Stanley County Fairgrounds is out of jail on a $5,000 bond. The 24-year-old James Pourier earlier pleaded not guilty to various charges including aggravated assault, destruction of property, burglary,...
June 25, 2014 - 5:26pm
May 28, 2014
Madison police investigate bar burglary, vandalism
MADISON (AP) — Police in Madison are investigating a bar burglary. Authorities tell the Madison Daily Leader that someone broke into Teezers Bar early Monday and took an undisclosed amount of money. Several video lottery machines were damaged. A $200 reward is being offered...
May 28, 2014 - 4:33pm
May 16, 2014
Grand jury indicts man in fairgrounds horse case
PIERRE (AP) A grand jury in Stanley County has indicted a man accused of releasing 37 horses at the County Fairgrounds. KCCR radio reports that 24-year-old James Pourier, of Lower Brule, now faces charges of aggravated assault, burglary, criminal trespass, vandalism and injury...
May 16, 2014 - 7:28pm
May 12, 2014
Mitchell man arrested for stealing vehicle
A Mitchell man accused of stealing a car also may have also broken into at least 10 other cars, according to the Mitchell Police Division. Matthew VanDrongelen, 22, was arrested Monday for stealing a car. The Mitchell Police Division received a call at about 4:30 a.m. Monday, when...
May 12, 2014 - 6:18pm
May 6, 2014
Huron VFW burglary may be tied to casino, bar incidents
HURON (AP) — Authorities say the recent burglary at the Veterans of Foreign Wars facility in Huron may be connected to the burglaries of safes at a bar and a casino last fall. KOKK-AM reports that police are investigating the burglary of the VFW in the Huron Mall. Authorities...
May 6, 2014 - 2:01pm
April 17, 2014
Gregory man gets prison for second-degree burglary
A Gregory man convicted of second-degree burglary was sentenced Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Roger King, 46, was sentenced to 37 months of custody, 36 months of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund. King was...
April 17, 2014 - 9:38pm
April 10, 2014
Sioux Falls man indicted on murder, rape, burglary charges
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man accused of raping and strangling a 56-year-old Sioux Falls woman has been formally indicted on murder, rape and burglary charges. The Argus Leader reports that 40-year-old Christopher Kryger also faces charges as a habitual criminal based on previous...
April 10, 2014 - 9:31pm
April 8, 2014
Thief hurls baseball through glass door at Armour convenience store
ARMOUR -- A thief threw a baseball through a glass door in order to break into Xpress Mart in Armour late Sunday night or early Monday morning. According to Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Brandon Wingert, the thief made off with two-and-a-half cartons of cigarettes and some lighters,...
April 8, 2014 - 11:19pm
April 3, 2014
Police arrest Sioux Falls teens suspected of breaking into cars
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls want residents to check their cars to see if any items are missing after officers arrested four men suspected of breaking into vehicles. Authorities say officers tracked down the men after a caller on Thursday reported seeing four people...
April 3, 2014 - 8:59pm