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Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Aeronautics panel looks at six projects
September storm smacks Salem
Enrollment up slightly at South Dakota public universities
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Bradford remains game-time decision for non-contact knee injury
Bronx bombed: Gregorius, Judge propel Yankees to sweep of Twins
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Area high school volleyball roundup: Cougars topple Black Panthers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
September 12, 2017
'This program saved my life,' says HOPE grad
LAKE ANDES — A day like Monday makes coming to work worth it for Jerry Barnett, a court services officer in Lake Andes. Barnett and Judge...
September 12, 2017 - 8:10am
August 28, 2017
Lake Andes man arrested for aggravated assault
LAKE ANDES — A Lakes Andes man was arrested for pointing a handgun at another male. At approximately 6 p.m. Friday, Wade Archambeau, 29,...
August 28, 2017 - 4:42pm
August 21, 2017
Monday storms drop hail, rain on region
Wicked winds and strong rains roared through south-central South Dakota Monday afternoon. The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls issued...
August 21, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 19, 2017
SD inching closer to being first in nation to have state 911 system
LAKE ANDES — With two more local 911 dispatch centers on board, phase one in completing a statewide emergency communication network is...
April 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 11, 2016
Man charged with burglary, touching sleeping woman
LAKE ANDES — A Lake Andes man was arrested and charged with entering a woman's home and touching her inappropriately. Xiomar Zephier, 21,...
November 11, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 7, 2016
Cotton wins Charles Mix Co. State's Attorney primary
LAKE ANDES—Not even hitting a deer with his vehicle could dampen Steven Cotton's mood Tuesday night. The deputy state's attorney beat Pamela Susan Hein by 152 votes in Tuesday's Republican primary election to advance in the Charles Mix County state's attorney race. Cotton, of...
June 7, 2016 - 10:32pm
April 18, 2016
Wet weekend brings an inch of water to Mitchell
Mitchell's wet weekend brought nearly an inch of rain from Friday to Sunday. According to the National Weather Service, Mitchell received 0.08...
April 18, 2016 - 5:22pm
April 11, 2016
Two Mitchell men injured in vehicle rollover near Wagner
WAGNER — Two Mitchell men were injured in a one-vehicle rollover northeast of Wagner Sunday morning. Rigberto Valdez, 32, sustained serious non-life threatening injuries in the crash on 384th Avenue. Valdez was sitting in the back seat of the vehicle at the time of the crash...
April 11, 2016 - 9:59am
August 15, 2015
Lake Andes man appealing homicide conviction
LAKE ANDES — A Lake Andes man who was convicted of two counts of vehicular homicide has appealed the case because he feels his blood was improperly used as evidence. Ronald Fischer, 31, was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the deaths of Maegan Spindler, 25, and Rob Klumb,...
August 15, 2015 - 8:55am
August 3, 2014
Large hail falls in area counties
Multiple severe thunderstorms formed and produced large size hail over Brule, Aurora and Charles Mix counties Saturday night. The entire storm event started southwest of Stickney at around 7:36 p.m. before moving southeast and ending at 9:30 p.m.
August 3, 2014 - 9:58pm
June 17, 2014
Gravatt remains winner in Charles Mix County Sheriff race after recount
LAKE ANDES -- The totals in the Charles Mix County Sheriff's Democratic primary were changed, but the winner remained the same following a recount Monday. DesaRae Gravatt has won the nomination by the same two-vote margin she held two weeks ago when the primary election was held,...
June 17, 2014 - 7:02am
April 29, 2014
Wagner car chase reaches 85 mph
WAGNER — A Tuesday car chase in Wagner has led to one arrest and reached speeds of 85 mph, according to the Charles Mix County Sheriff’s department. Daryl Jandreau, 37, of Wagner, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly committing four crimes, including eluding authorities, possession...
April 29, 2014 - 8:28pm
October 26, 2013
Insufficient statistics hamper anti-drug efforts in Charles Mix County
WAGNER — If a wake-up call was needed to alert a city to a growing methamphetamine problem, it came for Wagner with the July 2012 death of...
October 26, 2013 - 8:03am
July 23, 2013
Lake Andes man arrested for vehicular homicide
A Lake Andes man has been arrested on two counts of vehicular homicide. Ronald Fischer Jr., 28, voluntarily surrendered himself Tuesday to the Charles Mix County sheriff. A warrant had been issued for his arrest for a fatal crash on July 8 in Pickstown. The crash killed Dr. Robert...
July 23, 2013 - 4:28pm
Charles Mix County gets money to fight drugs
PIERRE -- The Charles Mix County Sheriff's Office has been awarded $22,449 for a new vehicle to be used in methamphetamine and other drug investigations. The money was awarded out of the state's Drug Control Fund. The award will assist local law enforcement in drug control and apprehension...
April 23, 2013 - 6:05pm