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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
September 15, 2016
Highmore teenager dies from injuries suffered in rollover
HIGHMORE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Highmore teenager has died from injuries suffered in a one-vehicle rollover. The victim of the Sunday morning accident near Highmore is identified as 15-year-old Nicole Pekarek. The patrol says she was driving a 1984 Toyota...
September 15, 2016 - 11:00am
September 13, 2016
South Dakota woman sues BNSF over crash that killed brother
WAUBAY (AP) — A South Dakota woman has filed a federal lawsuit against BNSF Railway over the death of her brother. The Sioux Falls Argus Leader reports that the complaint stems from a 2013 accident in Waubay that killed Jason Campbell. Authorities say Campbell was driving a GMC...
September 13, 2016 - 2:50pm
September 12, 2016
Man charged in South Dakota reservation crash acquitted
PIERRE (AP) — A federal jury has acquitted a Texas man facing an involuntary manslaughter charge stemming from a crash on the Rosebud Indian Reservation last summer. The office of U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 29-year-old Daniel York, of Fort Worth, Texas, was acquitted Thursday....
September 12, 2016 - 11:32am
Authorities ID man killed in pickup rollover near Milbank
MILBANK (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 45-year-old man killed in a pickup crash in northeastern South Dakota. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety identifies the victim as Charles Korstjens of Big Stone City. Authorities say Korstjens was driving his Chevy...
September 12, 2016 - 11:26am
Boy, 16, dies in Pennington County; alcohol may be factor
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 16-year-old boy at a home in Pennington County. The sheriff's office says deputies and a medical unit were sent to the home early Saturday on a report of a teenager who was not breathing. Authorities arrived and determined...
September 12, 2016 - 11:16am
September 10, 2016
Name of Oregon woman killed in SD crash released
LEMMON (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an Oregon woman who died in a rollover in South Dakota. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety identifies the victim of Thursday evening's crash as 45-year-old Alexandra O'Hara of Salem, Oregon. The Highway Patrol says O'Hara...
September 10, 2016 - 11:06am
September 9, 2016
1-vehicle rollover near Lemmon kills 45-year-old woman
LEMMON (AP) — A one-vehicle crash in Corson County killed a woman. The Highway Patrol says the 45-year-old driver failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. Highway 12 about 15 miles east of Lemmon. Her car went into the ditch, back onto the roadway and then rolled multiple times. The...
September 9, 2016 - 11:53am
Iowa man killed in South Dakota motorcycle crash ID'd
CUSTER (AP) — Authorities have identified an Iowa man who died in a crash involving two motorcycles in South Dakota's Custer State Park. The Highway Patrol says the motorcycles were traveling together on state Highway 87, failed to negotiate a curve and went in the ditch Wednesday...
September 9, 2016 - 11:46am
September 8, 2016
2-motorcycle crash in Custer State Park kills 1, injures 1
CUSTER (AP) — A crash involving two motorcycles in Custer State Park killed one person and injured another. The Highway Patrol says the motorcycles were traveling together on state Highway 87 and failed to negotiate a curve. Both bikes went in the ditch about 2:40 p.m. Wednesday....
September 8, 2016 - 11:28am
September 6, 2016
2-vehicle crash in Boulder Canyon near Sturgis kills man
STURGIS (AP) — Authorities have identified a 72-year-old man who died after his car hit a pickup truck in Boulder Canyon near Sturgis. The Highway Patrol says Rudolph Witton of Sturgis failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. Highway 14A, crossed the center line and collided with the...
September 6, 2016 - 10:53am
Authorities identify 2 people dead from small airplane crash
VIBORG (AP) — Authorities have identified two people from Tea who died after a small airplane crashed Friday morning in a rural Turner County cornfield west of Viborg. Authorities say 14-year-old Destiny Karpinen and her grandfather, 64-year-old Allen Bucholz, died in the crash....
September 6, 2016 - 10:42am
Authorities identify girl who died from crash near Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — Authorities have identified a 4-year-old passenger who died from injuries in a car crash west of Brookings that also killed the car's 62-year-old driver. The Highway Patrol says the Sioux Falls girl, Jasmine Mathis, died Sunday. Driver Cheryl Hartman of Lake Preston...
September 6, 2016 - 10:41am
September 3, 2016
2 dead in small airplane crash in rural Turner County
VIBORG (AP) — Two people died Friday when a small airplane crashed in a cornfield in southeast South Dakota. The aircraft caught fire after it went down around 10 a.m., about 10 miles west of Viborg, Turner County Sheriff Byron Nogelmeier said. The victims, who were the plane's...
September 3, 2016 - 10:41am
September 2, 2016
Crash on reservation kills 1 student, injures 4 others
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — A one-vehicle crash on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation killed a teenager. Tribal police tell KCCR radio that several people from Eagle Butte were traveling to Timber Lake to watch a volleyball match Tuesday evening when the crash happened on state Highway...
September 2, 2016 - 10:43am
Iowa man injured in South Dakota crash dies in hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man injured when a semitrailer rear-ended his car in Minnehaha County has died from his injuries. The Highway Patrol says 57-year-old Rohit Shah, of Rock Valley, Iowa, was injured Tuesday in the crash on state Highway 42 east of Rowena, and died Thursday in...
September 2, 2016 - 10:41am