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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Bormann qualifies for Symetra Tour golf event
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
March 3, 2014
SD panel endorses broadening domestic abuse law
By Chet Brokaw PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota should join the majority of other states by expanding its domestic abuse laws to cover couples who are dating but don't live together, a legislative panel decided Monday. The House Judiciary Committee also approved some other measures...
March 3, 2014 - 4:21pm
SD panel looks at broadening domestic abuse law
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota legislative panel is holding a hearing on a measure that would expand the state's domestic abuse laws to cover dating couples who don't live together. Current state law defines domestic abuse as harm or the fear of harm committed by family or household...
March 3, 2014 - 10:03am
February 26, 2014
ROZUM: Laws seek to help end cycle of domestic abuse
This past summer I served on the Domestic Abuse Task Force, which studied current statute, terminology in current statute, legislation that has been presented over several years and the outcomes of the various bills. Everyone in the trenches dealing with domestic abuse was at the...
February 26, 2014 - 9:53pm
February 6, 2014
Western tribes have new authority over non-Indians
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Three American Indian tribes in the West soon will have the power to prosecute non-Indians for a limited set of crimes, becoming the first group of native communities to get such authority since a 1978 U.S. Supreme Court ruling forbade it. The ruling...
February 6, 2014 - 10:28pm
June 18, 2013
OUR VIEW: Gay or straight, people deserve protection from domestic abuse
There is a debate among South Dakota lawmakers as to whether the state's domestic abuse laws should apply to people in same-sex relationships. To...
June 18, 2013 - 8:45pm
December 8, 2012
Local victim: 'I always felt like I was walking on glass'
"In the beginning, he was a gentleman," Jill Tietze said. "He was nice, doting, but after we were together about five months, things started...
December 8, 2012 - 9:19am
Area abuse shelters seeing more clients
The tiny 4-year-old crawled up on Wendy Figland's lap, and the girl was contrite as she spoke. "I know I was supposed to watch TV when they fight,"...
December 8, 2012 - 9:08am
June 4, 2012
Owner of pit bulls faces domestic abuse charges
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sioux Falls police say an owner of two pit bulls that mauled a man has been arrested but not for the attack. According to media reports, James Joseph Lanpher faces an aggravated assault-domestic charge stemming from an incident with his girlfriend on Sunday morning. Lt....
June 4, 2012 - 4:32pm