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Mitchell robbery suspect arrested in Iowa
'Golden State Killer' suspect, a former police officer, arrested after DNA match, officials say
After tie, Van Metre wins draw for Burke council seat
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Work to begin on Highway 37 north of Mitchell
Ben Carson proposes raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies
Want to work for Ikea? Your next interview could be conducted by Russian robot.
Subway plans 500 U.S. store closings amid global growth
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
DWU softball earns home sweep over Hastings
Parkston girls golf team takes fifth at Dakota Valley Invite
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Violet Mae Freidel
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
Donna M. Cuka
Noem: Keeping Washington out of South Dakota
On Farm Bill, might over right
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
September 17, 2015
Dogs that injured woman, police officer in SD euthanized
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two dogs that bit a woman and a police officer in Sioux Falls in July have been euthanized. The Argus Leader reports Animal Control deemed the dogs vicious following the July 31 incident. The Tibetan mastiffs were put down after their owners decided against...
September 17, 2015 - 10:36pm
August 26, 2015
Just playin' in the water
August 26, 2015 - 3:55pm
May 27, 2015
Family farm dog paints a new picture of life on the ranch
If you've heard of Ree Drummond of The Pioneer Woman website, you've probably heard of Charlie, the family's basset hound. "Charlie Plays...
May 27, 2015 - 8:24am
May 1, 2015
Wisconsin woman charged with animal neglect in South Dakota
SPEARFISH (AP) — A Wisconsin woman is facing an animal neglect charge in South Dakota for allegedly having 42 dogs and cats in a sport utility vehicle. Spearfish police officers responding to an animal welfare call last weekend found the 36 toy-breed dogs and six cats inside...
May 1, 2015 - 2:19pm
April 20, 2015
Battle over using dogs to hunt lions gets another go-round by legislators
PIERRE — The decision earlier this year that allows hunters to use hounds year-round to track mountain lions outside the Black Hills can stand, the Legislature's rules review committee decided Monday. The committee voted 3-2 Monday against scheduling a hearing to consider suspending...
April 20, 2015 - 6:58pm
February 10, 2015
Non-Black Hills dog hunts for mountain lions allowed March 2
Non-Black Hills dog hunts for mountain lions allowed March 2 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakotans who hunt mountain lions outside of the Black Hills Fire Protection District can start using dogs next month. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission last month adopted...
February 10, 2015 - 9:45am
January 15, 2015
Panel approves expansion of dog hunting for mountain lions
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission has voted to allow the use of hounds to hunt mountain lions on private land...
January 15, 2015 - 5:39pm
December 11, 2014
GFP issues split decisions
FORT PIERRE -- Open spearfishing for game species definitely won't be allowed statewide, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission decided Thursday. But dogs might be allowed for hunting mountain lions outside the Black Hills. Both proposals began as citizen petitions to the...
December 11, 2014 - 9:58pm
July 22, 2014
Hot dogs part of daily cop calls
Let's keep hot dogs in the kitchen. It's an oft-repeated message as temperatures soar, and the reason the Mitchell Police Division received three animal calls during Monday's sweltering heat. That's about normal, as the division's animal control officer fields a handful of calls...
July 22, 2014 - 5:14pm
July 18, 2014
All dogs welcome
The ban has been lifted. Dogs of a certain breed can no longer be lawfully banned in any town in South Dakota, meaning some area towns will have to adjust. "The old law gave the chosen breeds that were outlawed a bad name," Spencer native Cathy Allen said. "The person raising that...
July 18, 2014 - 5:58pm
May 30, 2014
GLAD YOU ASKED: What is law on barking dogs?
Q: What are the City of Mitchell's laws regarding barking dogs? Several of my neighbors have called and complained about dogs barking, including myself. We were told that the police has to visually see and hear the dogs barking. Is this correct? A: City of Mitchell Animal Control...
May 30, 2014 - 9:06pm
May 27, 2014
Yankton police officer shoots aggressive pit bull
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton police say an officer shot a pit bull after the dog bit a runner three times and then charged the officer. Chief Brian Paulsen tells the Daily Press & Dakotan that the dog bit the runner Monday morning, then became aggressive toward one of the two...
May 27, 2014 - 6:47am
May 8, 2014
Mitchell firefighter bit during investigation
A Mitchell firefighter was nipped by a dog during a fire call Tuesday evening. Around 6 p.m., the Mitchell Fire Division was called to the 400 block of East Fourth Avenue for smoke in the backyard of a residence. The smoke turned out to be nothing, but while investigating the situation,...
May 8, 2014 - 9:15pm
April 29, 2014
Yankton girl treated after pit bull attack
YANKTON (AP) — A 12-year-old Yankton-area girl was treated at a hospital for bites and cuts on her arms and legs after being attacked by what authorities described as a pit bull. The Yankton County Sheriff's Office tells the Daily Press & Dakotan newspaper that the girl...
April 29, 2014 - 7:20am
March 4, 2014
SD Legislature OKs bill against dog breed policies
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota House has passed a measure to keep local governments from setting policies targeting specific dog breeds. The body voted 41-28 on the measure. It passed the Senate in early February and goes next to the governor for final approval. Opponents...
March 4, 2014 - 4:43pm