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Big Friend-Little Friend mentoring program builds lifelong friendships
Parkston student granted Make-A-Wish one year after life-changing transplant
UPDATE: Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
Sioux Falls police chief blames drugs for increase in crime
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
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
Comeback kid: Havlik competing for Augustana
Kernel wrestlers take down Tigers
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Helen Rose Bame
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 14, 2017
Chicago pledges improvements after scathing police report
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago officials are pledging to revamp the city Police Department following a scathing federal report, but a change in presidential administrations could spell uncertainty for the critical next step in the process: negotiating a court-enforceable improvement plan...
January 14, 2017 - 10:46am
January 13, 2017
Chicago police cited in federal report for shooting at fleeing suspects, using Tasers on children
CHICAGO -- Chicago police routinely violated the civil rights of people in one of America's largest cities, the U.S. Justice Department said...
January 13, 2017 - 3:20pm
January 10, 2017
Obama says goodbye urging people to stand up for values, reject discrimination
CHICAGO -- With a final shout of his campaign mantra "Yes We Can," President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged Americans to stand up for U.S.
January 10, 2017 - 10:20pm
January 8, 2017
Chicago's gang violence catches highway drivers in crossfire
CHICAGO—Jonathan Ortiz and other members of his rap group, No Nights Off, stepped onto the stage at Chicago's House of Blues in mid-September...
January 8, 2017 - 7:30am
January 5, 2017
Four in custody after Chicago beating broadcast on social media
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Detectives questioned two men and two women on Wednesday in connection with the beating in Chicago of a man with mental health issues who, on a Facebook Live video shot by his assailants, was shown cowering in a corner with his mouth taped shut, officials said....
January 5, 2017 - 10:47am
January 3, 2017
Trump says Chicago must seek U.S. help to curb murders
President-elect Donald Trump said in a Twitter message on Monday that Chicago's mayor must ask for U.S. government help if the city fails to...
January 3, 2017 - 11:09am
November 1, 2016
Chicago on pace to have its deadliest year in two decades
As a brutal year continues in Chicago, the city's spiking homicide numbers have resulted in a series of grim milestones and headlines. It took only until the end of Labor Day weekend for the city to have more homicides this year than it did all of last year. There are only two American...
November 1, 2016 - 1:05pm
August 18, 2016
Seven Chicago officers face firing for role in 2014 shooting of teen
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago's police superintendent has recommended that seven officers be fired after they were accused of lying about the details...
August 18, 2016 - 1:47pm
Plane flying from Sioux Falls to Chicago makes stop in Iowa
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A plane flying from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Chicago had to make an emergency landing at the Waterloo airport. An American Airlines/Envoy flight carrying 26 passengers and three crew members landed safely in Waterloo after smoke was spotted in the cabin...
February 18, 2016 - 5:41pm
April 17, 2015
Alliance Brass Quintet ready to play the Palace
The 2014-2015 Mitchell Area Concert Series will conclude with one final, class act. Chicago-based Alliance Brass Quintet will perform at...
April 17, 2015 - 5:57pm
March 30, 2015
Battling nightmare infections: US CDC's plan to beat superbugs
With painstaking effort, a group of Chicago hospitals has managed to cut by half the number of infections caused by an especially deadly type of superbug. Now U.S. health officials want that kind of campaign to go national. The White House on Friday told the U.S. Centers for Disease...
March 30, 2015 - 1:20pm
March 22, 2013
Chicago murder suspect waives extradition from SD
ABERDEEN (AP) -- A man accused of murdering a woman in Chicago has waived extradition from South Dakota and voluntarily agreed to be returned to that city to face prosecution. The Brown County Sheriff's Office tells the media that 29-year-old Daniel Neasom likely will be transported...
March 22, 2013 - 3:48pm
February 1, 2013
SD murder suspect allegedly dated Chicago victim
ABERDEEN (AP) -- Authorities say a South Dakota man accused of murdering a woman in Chicago had been dating her and allegedly pushed her out of a third-floor apartment window after an argument. Twenty-nine-year-old Daniel Neasom is fighting extradition to Illinois after his arrest...
February 1, 2013 - 8:10am
January 31, 2013
Aberdeen murder suspect won't waive extradition to Chicago
ABERDEEN (AP) -- A South Dakota man accused of pushing a woman out of a third-floor window in Chicago is fighting extradition to Illinois to face a murder charge. Twenty-nine-year-old Daniel Neasom, of Aberdeen, was arrested over the weekend in that city. The media reports he made...
January 31, 2013 - 12:58pm
November 17, 2012
Kimball band headed to Chicago to march in Thanksgiving Day parade
KIMBALL -- Two charter buses will leave Kimball before dawn Tuesday carrying tired, but ecstatic, band members to march and play in the 79th...
November 17, 2012 - 10:40am