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19-year-old injured in crash near Mitchell
Lake Andes teen suffers life-threatening injuries in crash
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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
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Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
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NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
Dak-12 to DWU: Tigers continue Dakota-XII recruiting pipeline
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Class A boys sweep Class AA, B
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
'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
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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
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 16, 2016
River body confirmed as that of missing Iowa college student
ELK POINT (AP) — South Dakota authorities have confirmed that a body recovered from the Missouri River was that of a missing Iowa college student. The Union County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that the medical examiner's office in Sioux Falls says the body was that of 23-year-old...
September 16, 2016 - 10:56am
September 15, 2016
South Dakota officials: Body pulled from Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities say a body has been pulled from the Missouri River in South Dakota, and medical examiners will determine if it's that of a Briar Cliff student missing since last week. The Union County Sheriff's Office tells the Sioux City Journal in Iowa that human...
September 15, 2016 - 11:01am
September 13, 2016
Search continues for college student presumed drowned
ELK POINT (AP) — Multiple agencies continue to search for the body of a college student from Iowa who presumably drowned in the Missouri River in South Dakota while trying to help others. Union County Sheriff Dan Limoges tells the Argus Leader that boats are still "going out every...
September 13, 2016 - 11:05am
September 9, 2016
College student presumed drowned was trying to help others
ELK POINT (AP) — A college student from Iowa who is presumed drowned in the Missouri River in South Dakota was trying to help others when he went missing. Twenty-three-year-old Tom Patterson, of Frostburg, Maryland, was swimming with friends Sunday afternoon southwest of Elk Point...
September 9, 2016 - 11:44am
July 12, 2016
Man drowns in Black Hills lake; authorities to search for body
RAPID CITY -- Authorities from the Burleigh County sheriff’s office in Bismarck will arrive at Pactola Lake in the Black Hills Tuesday to try to find the body of Dana Caswell, 64, of Deadwood, who drowned Sunday after jumping off a boat to go swimming. The North Dakota team will...
July 12, 2016 - 1:28pm
July 11, 2016
Man drowns in Pactola Lake; recovery efforts ongoing
SILVER CITY (AP) — Authorities in western South Dakota say a man has drowned near the dam on the east side of Pactola Lake. Officials from several agencies were dispatched Sunday afternoon for the reported drowning, which happened after the man got out of a boat to swim. Authorities...
July 11, 2016 - 8:43am
July 6, 2016
Authorities identify Lake Madison drowning victim
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities have identified a 22-year-old California man who drowned in Lake Madison in eastern South Dakota. Lake County...
July 6, 2016 - 8:34am
July 5, 2016
22-year-old man drowns at lake in eastern South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man has drowned in Lake Madison in eastern South Dakota. Lake County Sheriff Tim Walburg tells the Argus Leader it happened at about 6 p.m. Sunday after the man dove off the back of a boat. Dive teams recovered the body at about 8:30...
July 5, 2016 - 8:48am
July 4, 2016
Authorities: Male drowns in eastern South Dakota lake
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a young male has drowned in Lake Madison in eastern South Dakota. Lake County Emergency Manager Doug Huntrods tells the Argus Leader that it happened at about 7 p.m. Sunday after the victim fell off the back of a boat. Dive teams recovered the...
July 4, 2016 - 9:23am
March 15, 2016
'Guardian angel' helps save boy from drowning at Mitchell hotel
A "guardian angel" saved a 5-year-old boy from drowning Saturday in Mitchell. According to Sgt. Terry Reyelts of the Mitchell Police Division, an unknown person administered CPR to a boy who was drowning at the Quality Inn hotel in Mitchell. "A guardian angel — a person I wish...
March 15, 2016 - 11:31am
August 21, 2015
Man who drowned in river was in honors program at USD
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — A 19-year-old man who drowned Sunday while swimming with friends in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota...
August 21, 2015 - 12:51pm
August 20, 2015
Authorities identify man who drowned in Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities have identified a 19-year-old man who drowned Sunday in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota. The Union County Sheriff's Office says Brant Joseph Blaha, of Dante, went swimming with friends near Elk Point on Sunday and decided to cross...
August 20, 2015 - 6:40pm
July 27, 2015
Sioux Falls woman drowns in Lake Madison
LAKE MADISON - A 25-year-old Sioux Falls woman drowned after falling off a boat in Lake Madison Sunday, according to Lake County Sheriff Tim Walburg. The victim was identified late Monday afternoon as Briauna Moulton. The lake is about 45 miles northwest of Sioux Falls. First...
July 27, 2015 - 9:58pm
Authorities: Woman drowns in eastern South Dakota lake
MADISON (AP) — Authorities say a woman has drowned in Lake Madison in eastern South Dakota. Lake County Sheriff Tim Walburg says the woman's friends reported that she fell out of a boat and into the lake about 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Her body was found about 8:30 p.m. Walburg...
July 27, 2015 - 8:33am
July 26, 2015
Drowning victim's body recovered on Rosebud reservation
ROSEBUD INDIAN RESERVATION (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a man who drowned on the Rosebud Indian Reservation. The Pierre Fire Department's rescue squad found the body of the 35-year-old man on Sunday morning. The man drowned Saturday afternoon at Spring Creek...
July 26, 2015 - 6:19pm