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Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
August 12, 2016
Lawmakers studying drug abuse prevention set to meet
PIERRE (AP) — A group of lawmakers studying how to prevent drug abuse in South Dakota is set to meet at the Capitol in Pierre. The Substance Abuse Prevention Interim Study Committee is scheduled to meet next week. Republican Sen. Jim White is leading the group. The group will hear...
August 12, 2016 - 10:42am
August 8, 2016
Three arrested after robbery to obtain meth
Three people face felony charges stemming from an alleged meth-related robbery and assault in July in Mitchell. Ryan Bruguier and Dustin Mauhl, both 26, of Mitchell, were arrested after assaulting a man for about 15 minutes and robbing him at gunpoint on July 10 inside an apartment...
August 8, 2016 - 5:28pm
August 6, 2016
South Dakota to get over $548K in settlement with drug maker
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota state government and consumers will receive more than $548,000 from a 48-state settlement with a drug company accused of anti-competitive practices. South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the state's share of the settlement with drug maker Cephalon...
August 6, 2016 - 9:21am
August 3, 2016
2 consultants charged in South Dakota tribal pot operation
FLANDREAU (AP) — Two consultants who worked with a Native American tribe on its plans to open the nation's first marijuana resort in rural South Dakota have been charged with drug offenses, the state's attorney general announced Wednesday. The charges come eight months after the...
August 3, 2016 - 11:09am
August 2, 2016
Medical marijuana backer asks court to get measure on ballot
PIERRE (AP) — The sponsor of a medical marijuana ballot measure is asking the courts to overturn the secretary of state's rejection of the initiative for the ballot. A spokesman for the office said Tuesday the lawsuit is under review. Backers are seeking to get the initiated measure...
August 2, 2016 - 4:12pm
AG Jackley kicks off statewide anti-methamphetamine campaign
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley is kicking off a statewide anti-methamphetamine campaign with a competition open to all colleges in South Dakota. Jackley's office, law enforcement agencies and various organizations have partnered for the "No.Meth.Ever." campaign. Students...
August 2, 2016 - 10:27am
July 28, 2016
Colome woman to get new sentence in meth case
A Colome woman will receive a new sentence after the state's high court decided the state breached a plea agreement. Lisa Slotsky, 38, was sentenced five years in prison, one suspended, with credit for five days served, on Sept. 15 by Gregory County Judge Kathleen Trandahl for ingestion...
July 28, 2016 - 5:19pm
July 27, 2016
Authorities seize pounds of heroin, methamphetamine
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says authorities have seized about 2 pounds of heroin and roughly 5 pounds of methamphetamine. Jackley said Wednesday that authorities seized the black tar heroin July 11 from a 19-year-old man living in the Brookings area. Subsequent...
July 27, 2016 - 4:02pm
July 11, 2016
Spencer man charged with selling marijuana to minors
CANISTOTA — A Spencer man was charged with selling marijuana to three minors. Dallas Vanwoert, 18, was arrested on June 11 and charged with three counts of distributing marijuana to a minor after law enforcement allegedly found three girls in possession of marijuana on June...
July 11, 2016 - 5:22pm
Man arrested for possessing drugs, too many fish near Pease Creek
LAKE ANDES — A Nebraska man was charged with using drugs near Pease Creek in Charles Mix County and possessing too many smallmouth bass. Jason Hamilton, 34, of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, was arrested by a wildlife conservation officer on May 20 after the officer allegedly found...
July 11, 2016 - 5:21pm
Wagner man detained for fleeing police, using meth
WAGNER — A Wagner man was detained by police after allegedly leading law enforcement on a vehicle chase that ended in a crash while under...
July 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
June 21, 2016
Two Mitchell teens arrested for stealing guns, possessing drugs
Two 16-year-old girls were arrested for burglary and drug possession Monday, according to the Mitchell Department of Public Safety. The two Mitchell...
June 21, 2016 - 1:10pm
June 20, 2016
Illegal drug use and distribution focus of Crime Stoppers
Illegal drug use and distribution is a constant problem in the Mitchell Area, as well as a danger to our communities. Such things as frequent traffic, to and from a residence, strange people frequenting residences and other suspicious activities could be signs of illegal drug distribution...
June 20, 2016 - 5:36pm
June 14, 2016
McDougal pleads not guilty to using meth
A man acquitted of murder in Mitchell last year appeared in court and denied using methamphetamine in January. Donald McDougal, 51, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to possession and ingestion of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and damaging...
June 14, 2016 - 11:14am
June 13, 2016
Final suspect in Mitchell drug bust sentenced to 5 years
The final suspect in a four-person drug bust near a Mitchell park was sentenced to five years in prison Monday. Cory Linderman, 34, of Mitchell, was sentenced to 10 years in prison, five years suspended, for possession of delta 9 tetrahydrocannabinol with intent to distribute, a class...
June 13, 2016 - 5:36pm