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Renowned chef Mario Batali on leave from TV show and restaurant empire after 4 women allege sexual harassment
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Three women reassert allegations of sexual harassment against Trump
A serial killer's creepy post-conviction message: There are more victims
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Bankruptcies filed between Nov. 30 and Dec. 6
ND farmer debarred from temporary ag worker program
South Dakota to assist workers laid off from plant
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place a business brief
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SD farmers look at marketing options at Growing On
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
Folding for the less fortunate
Spink County rancher pays government for false drought claim
Moller claims doubles title at Sioux Falls event
DWU's Adams named AFCA All-American
Area basketball roundup: Jaguars knock down Cowgirls
Week of Dec. 11 S.D. Prep Media basketball polls
Area basketball roundup: Hanson upsets Ethan
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
Mitchell Food Pantry feeds the community
Wizards of Winter to take fans on musical journey
Richard Philip "Bucky" Korzan
Eunice Marie Carlson
Logan Cole Horkey
Weary of the internet, I went back to mail. 108 letters later, here's what I learned.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: State budget is like a blizzard forecast
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Another winter woodpecker shows itself
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Happy 75th Birthday, Vernon Kraft!
February 5, 2015
Powerball lottery ticket sold in Clear Lake worth $10,000
CLEAR LAKE (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Clear Lake is worth $10,000 in the latest drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball in Wednesday's drawing to win the game's third prize. The odds of winning...
February 5, 2015 - 4:19pm
July 26, 2014
Legion roundup: Area teams stumble in opening round
TABOR -- The McCook/Miner Legion baseball team was unable to get a go-ahead hit late in a 7-6 loss to Castlewood/Clear Lake in the opening game...
July 26, 2014 - 12:43am
July 24, 2014
14 Clear Lake co-workers claim $230,000 jackpot
PIERRE (AP) — A group of 14 co-workers from a Watertown area business have claimed their $230,000 Wild Card 2 jackpot. South Dakota lottery officials say the "EMPI 14" all work in the West Building of the EMPI facility in Clear Lake. They've been collectively purchasing lottery...
July 24, 2014 - 11:20pm
November 22, 2013
Clear Lake businesswoman gets house arrest for tax evasion
PIERRE (AP) — A woman who owns a bar and restaurant in the eastern South Dakota city of Clear Lake has been sentenced for tax evasion. Fifty-one-year-old Jacquelyn Mellendorf pleaded guilty to one felony count, was given a suspended sentence and fined $1,500 and court costs....
November 22, 2013 - 7:56pm
June 17, 2013
Clear Lake man allegedly shoots 2 others, then kills self
CLEAR LAKE (AP) -- Attorney General Marty Jackley says a man shot and wounded two people before killing himself in the northeastern South Dakota city of Clear Lake. Authorities were called to a home about 9 p.m. Sunday for a reported double shooting. Jackley says two people were...
June 17, 2013 - 12:39pm
February 6, 2013
Lucy Patricia Petrick
A girl, Lucy Patricia Petrick was born on Jan. 30, 2013, to Ross and Katie Petrick, Mitchell, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Grandparents are John and Brenda Janssen, Emery; and Randy and Deb Petrick, Clear Lake.
February 6, 2013 - 6:56am
October 23, 2012
Clear Lake attorney appointed new Third Judicial Circuit judge
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed a Clear Lake attorney as the next judge in South Dakota's Third Judicial Circuit. Deuel County State's Attorney Greg Stoltenburg will succeed Judge David Gienapp, who is retiring at the end of the year. Stoltenburg has been a member...
October 23, 2012 - 11:40am
January 17, 2012
Dive team recovers fisherman's body in SD lake
HAYTI (AP) -- Officials have recovered the body of a rural Clear Lake man who reportedly drowned after driving an all-terrain vehicle into open water on Lake Poinsett in eastern South Dakota. The media reports that a dive rescue team recovered the body of 46-year-old Greg Ronne before...
January 17, 2012 - 5:27pm