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DAUGAARD: Budget practices: SD vs. DC
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LETTER: Improving government in South Dakota.
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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
Man sentenced for burglarizing county government building
PIERRE (AP) — One of four people who authorities say broke into a Todd County government building in Mission last fall has been sentenced to nearly a year in prison. Authorities say 19-year-old Preston White Feather, of Mission, along with a woman and two juveniles broke into...
August 4, 2015 - 5:11pm
June 29, 2015
Man accused of burglary for breaking into apartment
A Mitchell man is accused of first-degree burglary for breaking into a home where his ex-girlfriend was a resident. Jonathan Harder, 22, was arrested on June 20 after he assaulted two people at their residence. According to court records, Harder went to the residence around 2:40...
June 29, 2015 - 11:26am
June 15, 2015
Sioux Falls man gets 20 years for first-degree burglary
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man with a history of violence has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for allegedly punching a woman in the face during a home invasion. Minnehaha County State's Attorney Aaron McGowan says 35-year-old Nathan Wright was sentenced to 40 years...
June 15, 2015 - 11:32am
May 8, 2015
Man accused of burglary after entering home, stealing beer
A Mitchell man is accused of first-degree burglary for allegedly breaking into a couple's home in early April. Holton Whitney, 25, apparently went into a home on East Third Avenue around 5:30 a.m. on April 10 and took beer from a fridge.
May 8, 2015 - 3:33pm
February 27, 2015
Box Elder man pleads guilty to burglary, theft in standoff
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Box Elder man has pleaded guilty to burglary and grand theft charges in connection with a six-hour-long standoff with law enforcement officials in July. KOTA-TV reports kidnapping charges against 32-year-old Raymond Cuny were dropped as part of the plea...
February 27, 2015 - 5:50pm
February 17, 2015
Police investigating break-ins at Sioux Falls businesses
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating after two local businesses were burglarized over the weekend. The owner of Spencer Furniture & Floors says she arrived at the business Monday morning and found cash, merchandise and a moving truck had been stolen....
February 17, 2015 - 2:51pm
February 10, 2015
Surveillance video captures burglar on tape
Mitchell police are asking the public for information on a burglary that occurred at Twin Dragon Restaurant. Employees of the business called...
February 10, 2015 - 6:56pm
February 2, 2015
Police: Man steals neighbor's vehicle with his own keys
PARKSTON -- A man allegedly stole a neighbor's vehicle Friday in Parkston by using his own vehicle's keys. Rodney Tapp, 39, of Parkston, entered a neighbor's home through a side door while the homeowners were watching TV, according to Greg Reichenberg, chief of police in Parkston. "They...
February 2, 2015 - 1:21pm
January 21, 2015
Man pleads guilty to entering high school to assault officer
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A man accused of breaking into a high school on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation with the intent of assaulting a federal officer has pleaded guilty. Lyman Black Cloud, of Fort Yates, is charged with burglary. Authorities say Black Cloud entered the...
January 21, 2015 - 1:07pm
January 15, 2015
Four vehicles burglarized overnight in Mitchell
Four vehicles were burglarized overnight on the east side of Mitchell. Sometime between Wednesday night and 5:30 a.m. Thursday, a person or...
January 15, 2015 - 9:42am
November 28, 2014
DNA pins man for 2012 burglary, theft
HOWARD — A Howard man is now facing three felonies after DNA evidence linked him to a 2012 burglary. Shane Muth, 37, was arrested Tuesday and is charged with second-degree burglary, grand theft and intentional damage to property for his ties to a 2012 break-in at Maroney's...
November 28, 2014 - 1:47pm
November 18, 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...
November 18, 2014 - 9:37pm
October 29, 2014
Teen pleads not guilty to burglarizing Platte businesses
PLATTE — A Nebraska teen accused of stealing from her grandmother's cafe in Platte has pleaded not guilty to two counts of third-degree burglary. Brooklyn DeGroot, 19, entered her plea earlier this month during her arraignment in Lake Andes. DeGroot was arrested in July after...
October 29, 2014 - 4:20pm
October 28, 2014
Rapid City seeing rash of business burglaries
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City police are investigating a rash of business burglaries. Since Oct. 12, 11 burglaries have been reported at a variety of businesses, from restaurants to office buildings. The majority of the break-ins happened overnight. Police say in most cases,...
October 28, 2014 - 11:20pm