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Grammy-winning artist returns to Palace after 2006 visit
15th annual Community Christmas Dinner planned
Seven trains a 'pretty fair' start for Presho-Chamberlain rail line
Senate Democrats threaten brief government shutdown
Harry Reid bids farewell to the Senate where he was both warrior and deal-maker
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Kernels' Miller named to Class AA all-state volleyball team
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
Lila J. Steiber
The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
A different future for Health care
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
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