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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Richard John Huey
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
August 25, 2014
Man accused of burglary for cutting lock off storage unit
A Mitchell man is accused of third-degree burglary for cutting a lock off a storage unit in Mitchell. John Ridgeway, 51, was arrested in mid-August for the crime, which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. On Aug. 17, a Mitchell...
August 25, 2014 - 5:20pm
Three men arrested for burglarizing tattoo parlor
Three men have been arrested for breaking into a Mitchell tattoo parlor earlier this month. Andrew Alcala, 22, Justo Lopez III, 18, and Randall Bohn Jr., 19, are each accused of third-degree burglary, which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a...
August 25, 2014 - 4:23pm
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