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Explosions, gunfire reported near American University in Afghanistan
As wine shipments go legal, a few hiccups here and there
Opponents of Sioux Falls city building submit petitions
Multimillion-dollar cancer center planned for Pierre
Rapid City adding up to 15 people to firefighting force
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
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
May 17, 2016
Two sentenced to jail terms for Mitchell drug bust
Two men involved in a four-person drug bust near a Mitchell park were sentenced to jail Tuesday. Jose Gonzalez, 43, of Mitchell, was sentenced to five years in prison, suspended to 90 days in jail with credit for one day served, for possession of methamphetamine and was placed on...
May 17, 2016 - 5:57pm
Three southwest Minnesota man sentenced for California to South Dakota marijuana operation
SIOUX FALLS -- Three Worthington, Minn., men who ran an extensive marijuana operation bringing pot from California to the Sioux Falls area to sell have been sentenced in federal court in South Dakota. Law officers believe at least 500 pounds of marijuana was sold in the operation....
May 17, 2016 - 4:42pm
May 16, 2016
Addressing the opioid epidemic
It could start with a headache. Or perhaps an injury from sports or even a military deployment. Maybe it was a surgery and the prescription...
May 16, 2016 - 5:05pm
May 10, 2016
Two arrested on drug charges following stabbing
A stabbing on North Duff Street in Mitchell resulted in the arrest of two people on drug-related charges Friday. After responding to an apartment...
May 10, 2016 - 3:50pm
May 6, 2016
Man accused of dealing large amounts of meth to plead guilty
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man accused of distributing large quantities of methamphetamine in Fargo and in Sisseton, South Dakota, says he will plead guilty. Roble Hernandez is charged in federal court with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance....
May 6, 2016 - 11:38am
May 3, 2016
Final suspect in Mitchell drug bust pleads guilty
A man involved in a Mitchell drug bust has pleaded guilty to distribution of tetrahydrocannabinol. Cory Linderman, 34, of Mitchell, waived his preliminary hearing and pleaded guilty on Tuesday at the Davison County Public Safety Center to possession of delta 9 tetrahydrocannabinol...
May 3, 2016 - 5:43pm
Brother owners of Aberdeen mortuary facing drug charges
ABERDEEN (AP) — The owners of a mortuary business in Aberdeen are facing drug charges. The American News reports that 53-year-old George Schriver and 58-year-old James Schriver have been indicted on misdemeanor and felony drug-related counts. The brothers own Schriver's Memorial...
May 3, 2016 - 12:05pm
April 21, 2016
Belle Fourche police seize more than 50 lbs. of pot, hashish
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) — Belle Fourche police say more than 50 pounds of marijuana and hashish was confiscated after a man was arrested for driving under the influence. The Rapid City Journal reports police stopped the vehicle driven by 59-year-old man on Sunday. Police say the man...
April 21, 2016 - 11:57am
Mission man sentenced prison on methamphetamine charges
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Mission man has been sentenced to 10 years and six months in prison on methamphetamine charges. Authorities say 31-year-old Jason Willard Menard was sentenced on Monday. He pleaded guilty in February to distributing 500 grams or more of methamphetamine beginning...
April 21, 2016 - 11:54am
April 19, 2016
Three arrested in Mitchell drug bust plead guilty
Three men arrested in a drug bust in Mitchell pleaded guilty Tuesday to possessing methamphetamine. Tyler Neugebauer, 21, Thomas Gregg, 26, and Jose Gonzalez, 43, pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine, a class 5 felony, during a circuit court session Tuesday at the Davison...
April 19, 2016 - 5:20pm
April 16, 2016
LETTER: Drug discussion left out important facts
To the Editor: The discussion about the compound cannabidiol left out several important facts. The material is commercially produced by GW Pharmaceuticals...
April 16, 2016 - 10:22am
April 14, 2016
13 cited with felony drug charges in southeastern SD in early March
Felony drug charges were filed against 13 area people between March 1 and March 16: Charles Mix County
April 14, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 13, 2016
Seven arrested for drugs, alcohol in three SD jails
Seven inmates in three area jails were arrested last month after law enforcement allegedly found them in possession of drugs or alcohol. Jeanna Lalli, 37, of Hibbing, Minnesota, Scott Abernathey, 24, of Menahga, Minnesota, and Candida Greger, 37, Martina Medicinehorn, 30, and Tia...
April 13, 2016 - 5:21pm
April 11, 2016
Two arrested in Gregory after drug sting
GREGORY — Two people were arrested for allegedly distributing drugs after the Gregory County Sheriff's Office executed a drug sting operation. Tucker Johnson, 19, of Gregory, and Veronica Jeffords, 19, of Burke, were arrested March 8 in Gregory after the sheriff's office gave...
April 11, 2016 - 5:08pm
April 8, 2016
Mitchell man sentenced to suspended prison terms for meth possession
A Mitchell man who pleaded guilty earlier this year to two counts of possession of a controlled substance, methamphetamine, was sentenced Friday during court at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. Nicholas Miiller, 30, was pulled over in March by a police officer,...
April 8, 2016 - 5:07pm