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Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Two injured in separate crashes in Mitchell
Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
ADs to consider basketball, volleyball postseason plans this week
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
February 16, 2017
Labrador returned to South Dakota family by Humane Society
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A dog is back with the South Dakota family who raised him thanks to the people who recently adopted him at the Sioux Falls Humane Society. The Argus Leader reports that Janeen Rang and her husband raised 5-year-old Jake, a yellow Labrador mix, who went missing...
February 16, 2017 - 11:23am
September 2, 2016
One year in, drug dog helps sniff out more drugs
In his first year, a Mitchell police recruit has made the Police Division more efficient at sniffing out drug crime. The recruit is a German...
September 2, 2016 - 5:10pm
July 7, 2016
Sioux Falls officials search for dog that bit person
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities in Sioux Falls are searching for a dog they say bit a person at a soccer game. Officials say the dog bit the "young man" Wednesday night at Washington High School. He was playing soccer with his friends when the dog bit him and ran off. The dog is...
July 7, 2016 - 11:22am
July 5, 2016
Mitchell officer justified in dog shooting
The actions of a Mitchell police officer who shot and killed an attacking dog were justified, Mitchell's chief of public safety said Tuesday....
July 5, 2016 - 2:56pm
June 2, 2016
Puppy love and rescue: Six-month-old lab survives arrow wound
GREGORY — A six-month-old puppy happily chewed on the thin, green leash that tethered him in place. Monkey, a chocolate lab mix, seems...
June 2, 2016 - 6:17pm
May 31, 2016
Dog found with arrow through body; animal is recovering
GREGORY (AP) — A 6-month-old puppy is recovering after being found shot with an arrow in southern South Dakota. Rescues Unlimited in Gregory tells the Argus Leader newspaper that a family recently found the chocolate lab mix with an arrow stuck through its body and cuts to its ears....
May 31, 2016 - 1:14pm
May 23, 2016
Bubba, a puppy found high on meth and heroin, goes to rehab in California
When Tustin, Calif. police officers entered 40-year-old Joshua West's hotel room in March, they found alleged illegal drugs, used needles and...
May 23, 2016 - 3:57pm
April 5, 2016
Dog found abandoned and abused, with mouth duct-taped shut
Authorities in South Carolina are searching for a dog's owner after the abandoned animal was found with duct tape wrapped around her mouth and head.The Darlington County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to an anonymous call Monday morning and found the female dog bound with...
April 5, 2016 - 3:52pm
March 18, 2016
Lost at sea and presumed dead, this dog miraculously found its way home
One second Luna was there.The next, "she was gone," Nick Haworth told Navy officials during his frantic search for his beloved blue-eyed dog. The 1 1/2-year-old German shepherd-husky mix disappeared from Haworth's fishing boat while skimming through the blue-gray waters of the Pacific...
March 18, 2016 - 6:22pm
February 8, 2016
Dog found outside in cold, owner charged with neglect
DALLAS — A woman was charged with mistreating an animal after law enforcement allegedly found a dog that was tied up outside and appeared to be starving. Sheryl Klein, 49, of Dallas, South Dakota, was charged on Jan. 26 with mistreating an animal, stemming from a Jan. 19 incident...
February 8, 2016 - 5:46pm
January 5, 2016
Police: Woman arrested after intentional crash, threatening officers with her dog
PUKWANA — A Chamberlain woman who police say intentionally caused a two-vehicle crash later threatened officers with her dog. Brianna Parent, 25, was arrested on Dec. 7 after law enforcement responded to a two-vehicle crash on Old Highway 16, south of Pukwana. Around 5:50 p.m.,...
January 5, 2016 - 6:56pm
June 2, 2015
Woman escapes from house fire after dog woke her
VERMILLION (AP) — Fire officials in southeastern South Dakota say a dog saved a woman from a house fire by waking her up. The Vermillion Rural Fire Department says the woman told officials that her dog woke her up twice Saturday morning in her bedroom on the second floor of...
June 2, 2015 - 11:36am
January 5, 2015
DOJ asks judge to not dismiss voting rights suit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice is asking a federal judge in South Dakota to not dismiss a lawsuit that tribal members filed against Jackson County in which they claim the county doesn't give equal voting access to Native American voters. After the November...
January 5, 2015 - 12:49am
November 20, 2014
Dog stationed in Mitchell trained to sniff out arson
With a quick look at Maggie, a 5-year-old yellow labrador retriever, one would think she's a calm, friendly house dog who loves to get her belly scratched. But there's one clue that shows she's different than your normal, cuddly canine. Her collar reads "accelerant detection K-9." In...
November 20, 2014 - 9:01am
July 17, 2014
Sioux Falls police officer shoots, kills dog after attack
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police say an officer responding to a report of domestic assault was attacked by a dog and dispatched the animal with his sidearm. KSFY-TV reports that the officer went to a home Wednesday afternoon to look for a suspect in a domestic assault. Police...
July 17, 2014 - 9:22am