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Parkston student granted Make-A-Wish one year after life-changing transplant
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Sioux Falls police chief blames drugs for increase in crime
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At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Offensive outburst helps Golden Eagles over TDA
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
Nighthawks top Golden Eagle girls
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Kernel wrestlers take down Tigers
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Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
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Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
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Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
September 24, 2014
Both drivers at fault in crash near Emery; no citations written
EMERY — Law enforcement didn't cite drivers involved in a crash on Monday at an uncontrolled intersection south of Emery. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Aaron Hanson said Lonnie Glanzer, 57, of rural Bridgewater, was driving north on 430th Avenue in a 2014 Chevy pickup,...
September 24, 2014 - 8:39pm
September 21, 2014
Two 16-year-olds injured in one-vehicle crash
Two 16-year-old girls were injured in a one-vehicle crash at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday on a gravel road east of Corsica. According to Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy Brandon Wingert, the two 16-year-old girls were driving on 273rd Street, a gravel road, when the driver lost control...
September 21, 2014 - 9:53pm
Two suffer minor injuries in Saturday crash in Mitchell
Two people suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle crash Saturday at the intersection of East Third Avenue and North Capital Street in Mitchell. Lexy Jo Deneke, 19, of Mitchell, was driving northbound on North Capital Street shortly after 9 a.m. and failed to yield at a yield sign...
September 21, 2014 - 9:50pm
Police looking for vehicle involved in hit-and-run
At least two people suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash Saturday at the intersection of 12th Avenue and North Main Street in Mitchell. According to Mitchell Police Officer Nick Jongeling, a vehicle, described by witnesses as a red Dodge Caliber was driving southbound on North...
September 21, 2014 - 9:48pm
Marion woman dies of injuries in crash near Tea
TEA -- A Marion woman died of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash Saturday at the intersection of S.D Highway 17 and 272nd Street, two miles west of Tea. Caryl Ann Rand, 88, was eastbound on 272nd Street driving a 2003 Chevrolet Impala. Glen Jorgen Danielsen, 56, of Viborg,...
September 21, 2014 - 9:47pm
August 28, 2014
Stolen car suspect crashes after several accidents
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man is in custody in Sioux Falls after allegedly crashing a stolen car into several vehicles while attempting to flee police. Authorities say the man fled when an officer tried to make a traffic stop about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. The suspect struck a parked...
August 28, 2014 - 10:23pm
Wisconsin woman dies in crash near Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Wisconsin woman has died after crashing her motorcycle west of Rapid City earlier this month. Sherri Wasielewski was from Hayward, Wisconsin. The 51-year-old Wasielewski was driving east on Nemo Road on Aug. 17 when she swiped a guard rail. She was thrown...
August 28, 2014 - 10:05pm
August 27, 2014
Britton man dies in Wednesday accident
LAKE CITY — A Britton man died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday morning one mile west of Lake City. Donald Allen Monsen, 45, was driving a 1994 Ford LT9000 cement truck east on S.D. Highway 10. He steered sharply into the westbound lane and then sharply back to the eastbound lane,...
August 27, 2014 - 10:34pm
August 24, 2014
Man dies in two-vehicle crash in Pennington County
RAPID CITY (AP) — A 91-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle crash on South Dakota Highway 44 in Pennington County. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says Roman Kurylas of Rapid City died Saturday. The Patrol says Kurylas was behind the wheel of a sports utility vehicle...
August 24, 2014 - 11:10pm
Spencer man dies in one-vehicle rollover
CANOVA -- A Spencer man died early Sunday in a one vehicle crash three miles south of Canova. Austin Jacob Miller, 21, of Spencer, was driving a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 pickup truck south on 435 Avenue near 244 Street. The vehicle entered the west ditch of the road and drove...
August 24, 2014 - 10:12pm
August 18, 2014
Driver who struck, killed bicyclist in Sioux Falls not prosecuted
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Minnehaha County State's Attorney's office has determined that the woman who drove over and killed a Sioux Falls bicyclist a month ago won't be prosecuted because she did not violate any state law. Sioux Falls Police spokesman Sam Clemens on Monday said...
August 18, 2014 - 8:14pm
August 15, 2014
Pedestrian struck and killed by pickup in Deadwood
DEADWOOD (AP) — A Lead man was struck and killed by a pickup truck while walking across U.S. Highway 14A in Deadwood. The Highway Patrol says 51-year-old Donald Spurling died about 9 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities say Spurling was not in a crosswalk when he was struck by the...
August 15, 2014 - 8:07pm
August 12, 2014
Sturgis teen dies in Wyoming crash
LUSK, Wyo. (AP) — A teenager from South Dakota died Friday in a two-vehicle collision north of Lusk, the Wyoming Highway Patrol reports. Bradley J. Anderson, 16, of Sturgis, died in the crash about 5 p.m. on U.S. Highway 85. Authorities said the Chevrolet Tahoe Anderson was driving...
August 12, 2014 - 8:15am
August 10, 2014
Keystone man dies in rollover crash
KEYSTONE (AP) — A 61-year-old man is dead following a rollover crash in western South Dakota. The state's Department of Public Safety on Sunday said Kenneth Dahn was driving eastbound on Medill Street in Keystone when he left the roadway, drove up the concrete rail and rolled...
August 10, 2014 - 11:21pm
August 8, 2014
PHOTO: I-90 wreck
South Dakota Highway Patrol and Kimball emergency personnel respond to a vehicle rollover accident at 4:39 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 90 at...
August 8, 2014 - 1:26pm