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Mitchell's Meals on Wheels needs more volunteers to accommodate growth
Daugaard names new head of Bureau of Finance and Management
Investigation shows Scotland train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Dakota Access pipeline court battle to linger into new year
Good samaritans rescue ice-covered deer, blinded by blizzard
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
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Huron's late charge upends Marlins boys
Area basketball roundup: Winner takes down Red Raiders
Mitchell in 25th after first day at Rapid City Invite
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
ROUNDS: The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
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 8, 2016
Authorities investigate child death in South Dakota
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Authorities are investigating the suspicious death of a child in southeastern South Dakota. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says the death happened in a home in Dell Rapids. Authorities say the call came in around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and was originally...
December 8, 2016 - 8:16am
December 7, 2016
1 duck hunter found dead, 1 still missing in South Dakota
ARLINGTON (AP) — Authorities say one duck hunter is dead and another missing after their boat capsized in eastern South Dakota. Brookings County sheriff's authorities say the two brothers went hunting Monday afternoon on Brush Lake, southeast of Arlington, but did not return that...
December 7, 2016 - 8:16am
December 5, 2016
Grim search suspended as death toll reaches 36 in Oakland warehouse fire
OAKLAND, Calif. - The warehouse where at least 36 people died in a massive fire Friday night has been deemed too unsafe and unstable for emergency...
December 5, 2016 - 12:44pm
December 3, 2016
Missing man's body found in collapsed South Dakota building
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rescue workers found the body of a construction worker Friday evening in the rubble of a building that had collapsed hours...
December 3, 2016 - 10:07am
December 2, 2016
Reward doubled to $20,000 for info in hunter’s death
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. — The reward offered by a private party for information that would lead to the identification of the person who shot and killed 41-year-old Terrence Brisk east of Little Falls has been increased to $20,000. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen stated there are...
December 2, 2016 - 11:59am
November 27, 2016
Two die in central South Dakota crash
HIGHMORE – Two people died in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Saturday morning south of Highmore in central South Dakota. A 1996 Ford Explorer was northbound on South Dakota Highway 47 when the driver lost control. The vehicle entered the east ditch, came back onto the roadway...
November 27, 2016 - 7:35pm
Cuba's Fidel Castro made revolutionary mark on history
HAVANA (Reuters) - Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades...
November 27, 2016 - 11:01am
Man killed by train in Moorhead, Minnesota
MOORHEAD - A man was killed after being hit by a BNSF train in Moorhead early Saturday, Nov. 26. Officials with the Moorhead Police Department were dispatched to the 1600 block of Main Avenue in Moorhead around 2:15 a.m. to reports of a man that was hit by a train. The victim was...
November 27, 2016 - 10:57am
November 25, 2016
Reward offered for information on Whiteclay woman's death
WHITECLAY, Neb. (AP) — Activists looking to end beer sales in Whiteclay have been collecting money to offer a reward for information about a woman's death. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the killing of 50-year-old Sherry Wounded Foot remains unsolved. Wounded Foot was found...
November 25, 2016 - 1:41pm
November 18, 2016
Following long search, Mitchell man found dead near Letcher
LETCHER — After hours of searching, authorities found a 47-year-old Mitchell man dead near his parent's home late Friday afternoon near...
November 18, 2016 - 6:12pm
November 15, 2016
Vigil held for homeless man beaten to death in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A vigil was held outside a Sioux Falls homeless shelter where a man was recently beaten to death. Organizer Jean Bhatti says the gathering outside the Union Gospel Mission Monday night was held to take back the site where 61-year-old Robert Allen Petersen was...
November 15, 2016 - 10:53am
November 14, 2016
Gwen Ifill, Longtime PBS Journalist, Dies at 61
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Veteran television journalist Gwen Ifill, the longtime host of PBS' "Washington Week" and co-anchor of "PBS NewsHour,"...
November 14, 2016 - 1:59pm
November 10, 2016
Webster man dies in construction site trench collapse
WEBSTER (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a Webster man in a trench collapse at a home construction site as an accidental death. Day County Sheriff Barry Hillestad says 42-year-old James Stern died Tuesday near Webster when a 10-foot-deep water line trench caved...
November 10, 2016 - 11:24am
October 20, 2016
Winner student dies Wednesday night from farm accident
WINNER — A Winner High School student injured in a farming accident died Wednesday night, a day after getting stuck in a grain bin. Taylor...
October 20, 2016 - 10:12am
October 19, 2016
'We failed.' New York police sergeant fatally shoots 'emotionally disturbed' woman in the Bronx
Authorities in New York were sharply critical Wednesday of a police sergeant responding to a call about an "emotionally disturbed person" on...
October 19, 2016 - 3:25pm