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Minnesota baby found safe after possible abduction
Mitchell Police Division officer disarms suicidal subject in West Elm incident
Mitchell Rural Fire District discussions return to Davison Co. Commission
Joseph Wapner, Former 'People's Court' Judge, Dies at 97
Transgender wrestler wins Texas championship for girls
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
AgweekTV: Celebrating FFA
National FFA Week provides opportunities for education, experience
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Area basketball roundup: Priebe nets 1,000th career point in Chamberlain victory
Sutera joins Cavalier lore with state title
Baltimore player arrested on multiple drug charges in Miami
Saturday's Prep Basketball Scores
Warriors' Doren captures state title
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Violet Ordella Moline
Vernon E. Vlasman
Arline June Shipman
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
LETTER: Ironic situation with SCOTUS
LETTER: What's unconstitutional?
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
LaVerne & Kathryn Kothe
Joe & Kerrill Morrison
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