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Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Rapid City police work to improve race relations in city
Sioux Falls city councilwoman apologizes for outburst
Hartford residents reject tax increase for school district
Crazy Horse Autumn Volksmarch set for this weekend
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Mitchell splits with Watertown
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
July 13, 2012
Man gets prison for robbing Sioux Falls casino
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A man who robbed a Sioux Falls casino at knifepoint last fall has been sentenced to serve 12 years in prison. Authorities say 22-year-old Silky Richardson played video lottery in the Crown Casino last October until other customers left, then jumped a counter and...
July 13, 2012 - 10:51am
June 20, 2012
Man wins nearly $230,000 on slots at Deadwood casino
DEADWOOD (AP) -- A South Dakota man who won nearly a quarter of a million dollars at a Deadwood casino doesn't have any particular plans for how he and his wife will use the money. Joseph and Eleanor Tomac of Keldron tell the media that they will use the $228,979 that Joseph won...
June 20, 2012 - 10:24am
May 17, 2012
Flandreau tribe still wants to build casino in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in South Dakota says a proposal to build a $120 million casino in Sioux Falls in exchange for a revenue-sharing plan with the city is still on the table. Money from the plan could help finance the city's planned $115 million events...
May 17, 2012 - 10:35am
May 4, 2012
Safe stolen in Sioux Falls casino burglary
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sioux Falls police are investigating a casino burglary in which a safe was stolen. Police spokesman Sam Clemens tells the media that a man used a hammer to break a window at Ken's Korner about 2:30 a.m. Thursday. The suspect put the safe in the back of a pickup...
May 4, 2012 - 11:12am
February 29, 2012
Rapid City woman pleads guilty to robbing casino with machete
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Rapid City woman accused of using a knife and a machete in two casino robbery attempts last summer says she was drunk and high on drugs and did it "maybe for a thrill." Twenty-six-year-old Julia Peters has pleaded guilty to robbery under a plea agreement with...
February 29, 2012 - 2:33pm
February 22, 2012
Sturgis man hits $660,000 jackpot on slot bet
DEADWOOD (AP) -- A Sturgis man has hit it big on a progressive slot machine bet in Deadwood. The media reports that Jeremiah Isbell won the nearly $660,000 jackpot Friday night on the Wheel of Fortune Megajackpot slot machine at the Celebrity Hotel. Isbell had just put $10 into...
February 22, 2012 - 11:21am
February 6, 2012
Casino robbery machete caseto go to trial in March
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Rapid City woman accused of using a knife and a machete in two casino robbery attempts is to stand trial in about a month. Defense attorney Jeremiah Davis tells the media that he and prosecutors have been unable to reach a plea agreement. Trial for 26-year-old...
February 6, 2012 - 8:07am
January 24, 2012
Man sentenced for robbing Sioux Falls casino
SIOUX FALLS(AP) -- A man who robbed a Sioux Falls casino of $405 last summer will spend at least two years in prison. Thirty-five-year-old Kory Steilow pleaded guilty earlier to second-degree robbery in the incident last Sept. 8 at the Crown II Casino. The media reports that a judge...
January 24, 2012 - 8:38am
January 18, 2012
Another Sioux Falls casino robbed at gunpoint
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sioux Falls police are investigating another armed robbery at a casino. Authorities say two men wearing black ski masks walked into the Deuces Casino shortly after midnight Tuesday and robbed the clerk at gunpoint, before fleeing on foot. It is the second casino...
January 18, 2012 - 8:17am
January 11, 2012
Sioux Falls police investigate casino robbery
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sioux Falls police are investigating the armed robbery of a casino. Authorities say a man wielding a handgun walked into the Crown II Casino midafternoon Tuesday and demanded money. He fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash.
January 11, 2012 - 7:42am
August 22, 2011
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe seeks own casino
The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe wants in on the action. It's the only one of nine tribes in South Dakota without casino gambling -- but tribal...
August 22, 2011 - 12:49am
October 12, 2010
Developers, neighbors square off on business plan
A proposed new business at the corner of First Avenue and Foster Street might include a casino, according to one of the developers. Some...
October 12, 2010 - 7:58am