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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
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
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Gayville-Volin sweeps Great Plains Conference meet
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
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
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
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?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
April 23, 2018
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Alexander Brangman finds comfort in remembering how long his daughter lived - 26 years, 11 months, 9 hours and 15 minutes - rather than the horrible...
April 23, 2018 - 2:10pm
December 15, 2017
Minnesota, North Dakota rank among top 10 states with worst drivers, study shows
MINNEAPOLIS—Disgruntled motorists in Minnesota and North Dakota now have statistical evidence to their claims that their state has some...
December 15, 2017 - 5:22pm
October 21, 2017
Mitchell drivers asked to use caution due to loose cattle
Mitchell authorities are urging drivers to use caution due to loose cattle. According to an alert sent out by the Mitchell Department of Public...
October 21, 2017 - 11:37pm
July 28, 2017
Mitchell man arrested for child abuse, driving under influence
A Mitchell man is facing child abuse and driving under the influence charges after allegedly drinking for "three days straight." Kenneth Lyon,...
July 28, 2017 - 11:48am
July 14, 2017
New school zone street signs thank drivers for staying safe
For Mitchell drivers who don't watch their speed, a set of new radar signs will watch it for them. Seven LED radar signs will be installed this...
July 14, 2017 - 7:09pm
June 25, 2017
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
ARMOUR — A Douglas County man was arrested after allegedly leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase while he was intoxicated, including...
June 25, 2017 - 1:16pm
April 29, 2017
DAUGAARD: Choices behind the wheel
Traffic fatalities are a recurring headline. Hardly a day goes by when we don't read another story, hear a radio report or see the terrible images...
April 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 14, 2017
Headlight hours change rejected by House panel
PIERRE — A state lawmaker wants motorists to use headlights 30 minutes earlier at night and keep them on 30 minutes later in the morning...
February 14, 2017 - 1:38pm
November 7, 2016
Parents are more 'do as I say, not as I do' when it comes their teens and driving
A new survey shows the difficulties parents have trying to teach their children to drive, and especially how to teach them to drive without distractions. And yet the survey also shows once again that part of the problem is that adults too often are doing what they tell their children...
November 7, 2016 - 1:49pm
May 21, 2016
WOSTER: White-knuckle driving in Denver
We spent most of a week in the Denver area recently, and I didn't catch a glimpse of a single mountain, majestic or otherwise. I don't travel...
May 21, 2016 - 9:54am
April 7, 2016
Sioux City tickets continue despite limit on driver details
PIERRE (AP) — An Iowa border city hasn't been deterred from issuing tickets to South Dakota drivers caught on speed cameras despite being blocked from accessing some driver information in a South Dakota database, Sioux City's legal department said Thursday. In what has become something...
April 7, 2016 - 3:22pm
October 13, 2015
Sioux Falls councilwoman says cellphones, driving don't mix
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls City Councilwoman Michelle Erpenbach wants to ban motorists from using hand-held electronic devices including cellphones, but her proposal might face a bumpy road. Sioux Falls already bans texting while driving, but some say that doesn't go far...
October 13, 2015 - 11:30am
June 15, 2015
Sioux Falls police promise crackdown on noisy vehicles
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are promising a crackdown on loud vehicles this summer as part of a safe driving campaign that's also targeting street racing and reckless driving. Officer Jason Christensen tells the Argus Leader that the effort was spurred by growing...
June 15, 2015 - 9:55am
June 2, 2015
Man using phone in fatal accident: 'Is it worth it?'
Chris Weber boiled down his life-changing decision 11 months ago to one question: "Is that cell phone worth more than the life next to you?"...
June 2, 2015 - 5:16pm
February 27, 2015
LETTER: Texting and driving is dangerous
To the Editor: Did you know that research shows that the odds of being involved in safety-critical event such as a near crash or crash are 23 times greater for Commercial Motor Vehicle drivers who text while driving than for those drivers who do not.
February 27, 2015 - 5:03pm