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Unemployment trust balance projected to gradually flatten
Game, Fish and Parks joining national boating safety effort
Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
Tennessee man takes Elvis guitar fight to appeals court
The Oxford English Dictionary has a new last word. Bet you can't pronounce it.
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
Shattuck hits ace at Lakeview
Mitchell 14U boys basketball team takes 2nd
Mitchell's Bergeson advances to nationals in trapshooting
Dimock-Emery blanks Wagner
Building begins for Neuendorf's Kernels
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Mary Jane Kiner
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
OPINION: Infringing on your property rights
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
May 23, 2017
What happens when a spouse dies in the middle of a divorce?
There's no shortage of books, blogs and websites with advice for grieving widows. But if you're part of a smaller club of people widowed while...
May 23, 2017 - 2:14pm
May 4, 2017
Kansas family wins $20 million settlement in boy's waterslide death
(Reuters) - The family of a Kansas boy who was killed while riding the world's tallest water slide last summer will receive a settlement of nearly...
May 4, 2017 - 1:45pm
May 3, 2017
Police searching wide area for man after woman found dead in Crookston home
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A woman is dead and police say they are searching for man she lived with after her body was found in an apartment in downtown...
May 3, 2017 - 7:48pm
April 26, 2017
3 sentenced to jail in binge drinking death
WATERTOWN (AP) — Three Watertown college students have been sentenced to jail time in the death of a 19-year-old woman who was heavily intoxicated....
April 26, 2017 - 11:32am
April 25, 2017
Authorities ID Rapid City hunter who accidentally shot self
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a Rapid City man who accidentally shot and killed himself while hunting over the weekend....
April 25, 2017 - 1:06pm
April 24, 2017
Park drowning victim is university student from Nepal
GARRETSON (AP) — Authorities have identified the teen who drowned in a South Dakota state park over the weekend as a Minnesota university student...
April 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 10, 2017
Fisherman drowns trying to catch boat near Fort Pierre
FORT PIERRE (AP) — A fisherman has drowned trying to catch his drifting boat near Fort Pierre. Pierre Fire and Rescue Chief Ian Paul says a...
April 10, 2017 - 11:14am
April 5, 2017
Vigil held for 5 children killed in Spearfish house fire
SPEARFISH (AP) — Hundreds of people turned out for a candlelight vigil to remember five children killed in a Spearfish house fire over the weekend. The Tuesday night gathering was outside the home where the fire broke out early Saturday. People put flowers and stuffed animals on...
April 5, 2017 - 10:11am
April 3, 2017
Help pours in for families affected by deadly Spearfish fire
SPEARFISH (AP) — A GoFundMe account set up for families affected by a Spearfish house fire that killed five children has raised about $34,000...
April 3, 2017 - 11:00am
March 31, 2017
Second bald eagle killed in northeastern South Dakota
ATHOL (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the shooting death of a bald eagle in Spink County. Authorities say the bird was killed near Athol, sometime before Tuesday. An eagle also was killed in neighboring Faulk County earlier this month. Killing a single...
March 31, 2017 - 12:47pm
March 29, 2017
Donations boom for family of South Dakota woman who died
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City mother says she's grateful for the thousands of dollars in donations that helped bring home the remains of her daughter after she died hiking in Peru. The Rapid City Journal reports 24-year-old Whitney Stevens was hiking March 1 when she fell 100 feet...
March 29, 2017 - 11:53am
March 23, 2017
3 charged in alcohol poisoning death of college student
WATERTOWN (AP) -- Three people are facing misdemeanor charges after a 19-year-old Lake Area Tech student died of alcohol poisoning in Watertown....
March 23, 2017 - 3:08pm
March 22, 2017
Police: 19-year-old tech student died of alcohol poisoning
WATERTOWN (AP) — Investigators say a 19-year-old woman has died of apparent alcohol poisoning in Watertown. Police and paramedics were called...
March 22, 2017 - 11:35am
March 15, 2017
Wagner woman appealing 22-year sentence for involvement in child's death
PIERRE — A Wagner woman in prison for failing to care for a 2-year-old child is appealing her 22-year sentence. Laurie Cournoyer, 33, of...
March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 1, 2017
Sioux Falls day care owner faces charges in infant's death
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls day care provider faces charges in connection with the September death of an infant in her care. Authorities issued a warrant for the woman's arrest on Tuesday on charges of first-degree manslaughter, abuse or cruelty to a minor, contributing to...
March 1, 2017 - 11:19am