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Lawyer says state has a "compelling interest" to reduce appearance of corruption via IM 22
Alpena, Huron men arrested on meth charges
SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
Winner woman, former educator pleads not guilty to striking student
Audit questions tribe's spending of $1.4M in grant money
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
Photos from DWU basketball teams sweep of Doane
Martin's layup propels DWU past Doane
Northwestern tops DWU wrestling
Bench helps Northern Iowa roll past South Dakota State 86-58
Defense jumpstarts No. 1 DWU women over Doane
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
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
December 6, 2016
Supreme Court rules for Samsung in smartphone fight with Apple
WASHINGTON —The Supreme Court on Tuesday, Dec. 6, sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out...
December 6, 2016 - 9:50am
December 5, 2016
Gunman charged after threatening D.C. restaurant hit by fake news
WASHINGTON—A man who took a rifle into a Washington pizza restaurant on Sunday, Dec. 4, "to self-investigate" a fake news report that it...
December 5, 2016 - 4:37pm
November 30, 2016
Defense attorneys: Marsy's Law delays keeping people in jail
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls defense attorneys say people are facing longer jail stays because of delays caused by a constitutional amendment approved in November. The Argus Leader reports that the Marsy's Law amendment is forcing court hearings to be rescheduled until victims...
November 30, 2016 - 10:33am
November 21, 2016
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
MINNEAPOLIS—Danny Heinrich, the man who confessed to killing Jacob Wetterling almost three decades ago, was sentenced to 20 years in prison...
November 21, 2016 - 11:36am
October 25, 2016
South Dakota asked to fill juvenile justice reform gaps
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A year and a half after the governor signed a package of juvenile justice reforms, school administrators in South Dakota say the law gives them few options for addressing students' lesser offenses, such as skipping class. Students cited for such misconduct would...
October 25, 2016 - 10:51am
October 14, 2016
Bond reduced for doctor accused of human trafficking
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state judge has halved the bond for a Sioux Falls doctor accused of human trafficking. The bond for 36-year-old Jonathan Cohen was set at $500,000 on Thursday. He has been charged with human trafficking. Authorities say Cohen had a sexual relationship with a...
October 14, 2016 - 11:13am
May 7, 2015
Daugaard appoints Carmen Means as Third Circuit judge
Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Thursday he will appoint Magistrate Judge Carmen A. Means as a circuit court judge in South Dakota's Third Circuit...
May 7, 2015 - 4:27pm
April 20, 2015
Mitchell man charged with possession of cocaine
A rural Mitchell man is charged in Hanson County with two felony drug counts after a search warrant executed at his home uncovered cocaine. Jeffrey...
April 20, 2015 - 2:42pm
April 13, 2015
Two Mitchell residents accused of stealing vehicle
Two Mitchell residents are accused of stealing a vehicle in early January. Pamela Miller, 23, and Myron Rainbow Jr., 24, were indicted on April 3 for the theft of a vehicle belonging to Todd Karst, Michelle Karst and Kellam Karst. The vehicle is valued between $2,500 and $5,000....
April 13, 2015 - 1:57pm
April 9, 2015
Woman caught bragging on Facebook about lying to police
A woman who bragged on Facebook that she lied to a Mitchell police officer could spend one year in jail for false impersonation to deceive law...
April 9, 2015 - 11:29am
March 25, 2015
Police: Man nearly struck an officer, tried to flee
A man who caused a three-vehicle crash after a pursuit with police nearly hit an officer before the chase and tried to run from the crash scene,...
March 25, 2015 - 2:10pm
March 23, 2015
Fischer sentenced to 30 years in prison
LAKE ANDES — A Lake Andes man convicted of killing two U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials in 2013 was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison. Ronald...
March 23, 2015 - 7:19pm
March 13, 2015
Rapid City man arrested for indecent exposure warrant in Brule County
RAPID CITY -- A Rapid City man arrested for burglary and indecent exposure on March 8 in Rapid City also has an outstanding warrant in Brule County. Daniel Avila, 24, was arrested for burglary after he broke into the Rapid City Public Library with his pants down, according the...
March 13, 2015 - 2:28pm
February 27, 2015
Woman accused of attempting to run over man
A Mitchell woman is accused of aggravated assault after allegedly using her vehicle in an attempt to run a pedestrian over. Ada Morales, 45, was recharged by indictment on Feb. 20 with aggravated assault, which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of 15 years in prison and...
February 27, 2015 - 12:57pm
February 26, 2015
Montana couple arrested for possessing hashish
A man and woman from Montana were stopped for speeding along Interstate 90 near Mitchell in late January, and later arrested for possessing a controlled substance. Jason Skala, 27, and Sarah Littlefield, 28, both of Bozeman, Mont., were traveling through Davison County going 80...
February 26, 2015 - 6:08pm