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Governor proclaims today Larry Holland Day in honor of longtime educator
Trump says 'major, major' conflict with N.Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy
HOMEGROWN HOLLYWOOD: Anxiously, sweatily living my dream
Tripp-Delmont residents ready for vote following final opt-out meeting
MS. SIMPLICITY: Organizing the most important papers in life
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
South Dakota US senators praise Perdue as ag secretary
List of first-round NFL draft picks: The top 32
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Tigers drop a pair against Morningside College
Area track roundup: Jaguars sweep Great Plains Conference meet
New Kernel coach likes proposed Sweet 16
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Carol Ann (Altwicker) Heath
Evelyn P. Hjelm
Ruth G. Dankey
Teresa Marie Potter
Robert A. Aulner
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
November 15, 2016
Mitchell woman pleads guilty to intent to distribute marijuana
A Mitchell woman accused of various drug offenses pleaded guilty Tuesday to two marijuana-related charges. Kaitlin Minder, 23, of Mitchell, pleaded...
November 15, 2016 - 12:32pm
November 11, 2016
Five charged with transporting 60 pounds of marijuana
JONES COUNTY — Two Minnesotans and three Californians were charged with transporting almost 60 pounds of marijuana through central South...
November 11, 2016 - 5:13pm
November 4, 2016
Rapid City drug bust turns up record amount of heroin
RAPID CITY (AP) — A drug bust operation in Rapid City resulted in what authorities say is a record amount of heroin recovered in western South Dakota. Police say the Wednesday operation that involved arrests of two people in separate motel rooms turned up methamphetamine, cash,...
November 4, 2016 - 10:59am
November 1, 2016
Parents injected children with heroin as 'feel good medicine,' police say
A Washington state couple is facing numerous charges after police said the parents kept their three young children in a home littered with rat droppings and drug needles and injected them with heroin, which they called "feel good medicine." Ashlee Hutt, 24, and Mac Leroy McIver, 25,...
November 1, 2016 - 1:45pm
October 31, 2016
Opioid pills 'are like guns': More than 13,000 children poisoned during six-year period
Graphic images of a mom and dad passed out, mouths agape, in a car with their 4-year-old still strapped into the back seat. A video of a woman lying in a grocery store aisle as a toddler in pink pajamas cries and shakes her. The police report of a 7-year-old who told her bus driver...
October 31, 2016 - 11:46am
October 28, 2016
State investigators probe drugs at mental health hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State authorities have launched an investigation into drugs at South Dakota's mental health hospital in Yankton. Attorney General Marty Jackley declined to tell the Argus Leader newspaper what his office is looking for, citing the ongoing investigation. However...
October 28, 2016 - 10:48am
October 27, 2016
Mitchell man arrested after foot pursuit
A Mitchell man was arrested Thursday morning on drug and assault charges after allegedly fleeing police on foot. James Brinker, 38, was charged...
October 27, 2016 - 5:38pm
October 25, 2016
Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes
(Reuters) - Casinos on Native American land have poured billions into tribal economies since the late 1980s, lifting many people from poverty. Now, some hope, cultivating industrial hemp could do the same. Under U.S. law, hemp - which comes from the same family of plants that produce...
October 25, 2016 - 12:42pm
October 20, 2016
Mitchell man acquitted in third cocaine case
ALEXANDRIA — A Mitchell man suspected of possessing cocaine for the third time in less than a year was acquitted of the newest charge after...
October 20, 2016 - 5:23pm
October 14, 2016
Marty man cited for meth, heroin following brawl with Wagner PD officer
WAGNER — A Marty man was indicted on six drug charges Wednesday after resisting arrest and inciting a skirmish with law enforcement last...
October 14, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 10, 2016
Doctors grapple with best use of potent new cancer drugs
COPENHAGEN—Evelyn O'Flynn still has lung cancer. But after going straight on to a new immune system-boosting drug more than a year ago,...
October 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
September 20, 2016
Three suspects in Mitchell drug busts plead not guilty
Three of four suspects in two Mitchell drug investigations pleaded not guilty Tuesday. Jared Nespor, 27, Mellissa Schuppan, 27, and Skila Schuppan, 35, all of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to multiple charges Tuesday at the Davision County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. The charges...
September 20, 2016 - 5:58pm
Suspect in drug, $33K cash seizure pleads not guilty
A Mitchell woman has pleaded not guilty to charges related to a seizure of drugs and more than $30,000 in cash last month in Mitchell. Kaitlin...
September 20, 2016 - 11:42am
September 16, 2016
Sioux Falls casino sued over dispute involving drug testing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The federal government says the owners of a Sioux Falls should have offered a job to a woman who failed a drug test because she was taking medication for chronic pain. The Argus Leader reports that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a complaint...
September 16, 2016 - 11:54am
Man faces drug-related charges after Pierre airport arrest
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A California man is facing drug-related charges after he was arrested at the airport in Pierre when he was getting checked to board a flight to Denver. The Capital Journal reports that 37-year-old Brent Shull, of Fullerton, California, appeared in court Thursday...
September 16, 2016 - 11:01am