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Arizona man sentenced for mailing mercury to South Dakota
Friday need-to-know: 5 stories
Brookings man sentenced in large illegal drug case
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The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
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J.C. Penney to add toy sections in all stores
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Hutterite colony by Stratford plans to grow swine facility
OUR VIEW: To the farmers, thank you
Official on derailment: Track failure ‘a matter of time’
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
Amateur baseball roundup: Angels blast Rockets
Wild comeback sends Post 18 to state
Royals ready to play well as hosts
Platte/Geddes looking for timely hitting at state
McCook/Miner preps for state run
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Viola Grace Vander Tuin
Lauren C. Meiers
Francis L. DeRouchey
NOEM: Too many veteran lives lost
OUR VIEW: An open records request
THUNE: The internet needs a law, not a regulation
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
Wiltz: What exactly was a mountain man?
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
McMillan 40th anniversary
Sibson 25th anniversary
Charles Mix County
March 20, 2015
Two juveniles suffer life-threatening injuries in crash near Wagner
WAGNER — Two juveniles have life-threatening injuries after three people were ejected in a rollover crash Thursday south of Wagner. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Grant Lubbers said the one-vehicle incident occurred near the intersection of 300th Street and 393rd Avenue,...
March 20, 2015 - 10:09am
March 14, 2015
No more wind farms, says Avon man
AVON — Gregg Hubner isn't interested in more wind turbines in his neighborhood. Hubner, who built a new house in 2012 about 2.5 miles...
March 14, 2015 - 5:06pm
February 27, 2015
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Winner FANNING TO RETIRE FROM SDSU EXTENSION: Bob Fanning, who has worked for South Dakota State University Extension for the last 27 years in south central part of the state, will retire next week. Fanning...
February 27, 2015 - 7:10pm
January 19, 2015
GFP is considering regulation changes for public use areas in three counties
PIERRE -- The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission wants to remove a refuge designation in Sully County, expand boat-safety areas on a reservoir in Butte County and further limit shooting at a recreation area in Charles Mix County. The proposed rules changes will be up for public...
January 19, 2015 - 8:46am
January 17, 2015
Geddes man dies in rollover near Platte
PLATTE -- A Geddes man died Saturday morning following a one-car rollover on a rural Charles Mix County road. Richard Steven Permann, 52, of Geddes, died after being thrown from the 2007 Toyota Tacoma truck he was driving. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the incident...
January 17, 2015 - 6:41pm
November 4, 2014
County race roundup
Charles Mix County Sheriff Randy Thaler, a Republican, won his bid for re-election with 2,049 votes, or 68.5 percent of the votes. Democratic challenger and Wagner Police Officer DesaRae' Gravatt received 943 votes, or 31.5 percent, in the election. "Thanks to the voters for all...
November 4, 2014 - 11:20pm
October 21, 2014
Project Beethoven Winds of change sweep region
TRIPP — The physical landscape is not the only thing changing with an area wind farm project. The $110 to $120 million wind project is...
October 21, 2014 - 8:01pm
June 11, 2014
Recount set for Charles Mix sheriff primary
A recount will be held Monday on the vote totals from the Democratic primary for Charles Mix sheriff. Gene Niehus, who lost the election by two votes on June 3 by a 324-322 margin to Wagner police officer DesaRae Gravatt, has requested a recount. Candidates can request a recount...
June 11, 2014 - 3:31pm
October 21, 2013
VIDEO: Word on the Street with Randy Thaler
Randy Thaler, sheriff of Charles Mix County, talks about methamphetamine use in the county.
October 21, 2013 - 12:36pm
June 26, 2010
Big help arrives for Ravinia
RAVINIA -- This small town just got a big boost. Plagued by sewer problems and facing a shortage of city funds and tax revenue, Ravinia was in trouble last week. Its sewer system was down for five days, and the repairs were a daunting task. There was, according to Mayor Linda Bambas,...
June 26, 2010 - 12:05am
Candidates for sheriff not county residents in some cases
Voters in four area counties will decide sheriff's races this fall that feature a candidate from outside their county. Ray Westendorf, a Charles Mix County sheriff who did not seek re-election, filed as an independent candidate in Sanborn County to run against 20-year sheriff Tom...
June 26, 2010 - 12:05am
June 19, 2010
County faces attorney fee backlog
LAKE ANDES -- Charles Mix County is working on making a dent in collecting about $2.3 million in back court-appointed attorney fees owed by offenders. County Auditor Angie Meyerink, who has been in office for four years, said the backlog extends to the 1980s. She inherited the problem...
June 19, 2010 - 12:10am
Flood fight tough for towns
RAVINIA -- Ron Gall took a look at the water and shook his head. The Charles Mix County emergency management director was supervising an effort...
June 19, 2010 - 12:10am
August 1, 2009
Around the Region
A look at news around the region, complied from staff reports, press releases and information reported by weekly newspapers: Charles Mix Co. Corn leaf aphids are showing up in fields in South Dakota, and corn growers should start scouting their fields as soon as possible. The announcement...
August 1, 2009 - 1:00am