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DWU research team looks at connections in air pollution to the brain
State of South Dakota provides additional information on proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park
Miner Co. pipeline sites vandalized
FRA mum on cause of Scotland train derailment from a year ago
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
No. 2 Kernels smash Patriots 28-7
Kernel girls tennis take second at ESD
Kernels earn road win at Yankton
Lee leads Parkston with his putter
Spotlight on prep football: Class 11AA holding their own against Class 11AAA foes
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Donald L. Ehlers
Mabel V. Koehler
A new meaning for the word 'roundabout'
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
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
March 29, 2016
Obama calls for more funds, new attitude to fight opioid epidemic
ATLANTA (Reuters) - With a nod to his own drug use as a young man, President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for more funding and a new approach...
March 29, 2016 - 4:55pm
OPINION: The fight against meth
On March 6, the United States lost a beloved First Lady. As partner to the most powerful man in the world, First Lady Nancy Reagan chose to devote her time in the White House to a cause that is as relevant today as it was when she announced it 30 years ago. This, of course, is Mrs....
March 29, 2016 - 3:47pm
March 25, 2016
Tribal members to march to raise awareness about meth abuse
LOWER BRULE (AP) — A group of members of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe plan to march next week in an effort to raise awareness about methamphetamine abuse in their community. KCCR-AM reports the 3-mile march is planned for Monday afternoon on the reservation in central South Dakota....
March 25, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 24, 2016
Local tribe 'not anywhere close' to banishment for meth sales
PICKSTOWN—Methamphetamine abuse is widespread problem among South Dakota's American Indian tribes, but a representative of the Cheyenne...
March 24, 2016 - 6:13pm
Drug bust in Edmunds County nets 6 pounds of marijuana
IPSWICH (AP) — A drug bust in Edmunds County netted 6 pounds of marijuana. Sheriff Todd Holtz says it's probably the biggest dope-growing operation ever found in the county. He calls it "a significant distribution point." The bust began with a traffic stop on Monday in which marijuana...
March 24, 2016 - 12:13pm
March 17, 2016
High school student arrested after LSD found in his pocket
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls high school student has been arrested after police found the hallucinogenic drug LSD in his pocket. The Argus Leader reports the 15-year-old Roosevelt High School student has been arrested on several charges including possession of a controlled...
March 17, 2016 - 10:30am
March 11, 2016
Man gets 2 years in connection with meth found in duffel bag
PIERRE (AP) — A 23-year-old man who was arrested after a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper discovered methamphetamine in a duffel bag has been sentenced. U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange has sentenced Brandon Jeraye Trejo, of Colorado, to two years in prison. Lange also ordered...
March 11, 2016 - 5:56pm