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Mitchell awards indoor pool project bid to Puetz Corp.
Dakota Access firm files motion to halt environmental study
Coca-Cola completes first shipments out of new Mitchell facility
Experience Yosemite through 'someone else's eyes' at local art show
DWU's Around the World Cultural Festival set for this month
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
No. 1 Tigers take out Kernels
Fab freshman: DWU’s Hoglund holding his own in first season
Week of Jan. 16 South Dakota Prep Basketball Polls
Athlete of the week: MCM's Laetsch racking up the assists
Cubs race past Titans
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
December 12, 2016
OUR VIEW: Ramp up patrol, ease back on checkpoints
The South Dakota Highway Patrol this year is on pace to conduct more sobriety checkpoints than ever on record. Cracking down on drunken driving,...
December 12, 2016 - 5:05pm
February 10, 2016
OUR VIEW: BAC drop won't fix DUI woes
A major question exists on how to correct South Dakota's drunken driving laws. But a proposal issued by an independent federal agency that has resurfaced in the news is not the answer. The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending the legal blood-alcohol content to drive...
February 10, 2016 - 5:28pm
January 26, 2016
OPINION: Make DUI prevention a priority
On Jan. 6, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced his proposals for the 2016 legislative session, including strengthening the statute for vehicular homicide. Senate Bill 44 was introduced to classify vehicular homicide as "a crime of violence." The bill is awaiting...
January 26, 2016 - 10:21am
July 28, 2015
Driver involved in crash that killed 14-year-old boy pleads not guilty
A woman who was allegedly driving drunk during a crash that killed a teenage boy has pleaded not guilty to all charges against her. Karla...
July 28, 2015 - 5:16pm
July 27, 2015
Brownotter arrested for third-offense drunken driving
A Mitchell man was arrested for third-offense drunken driving earlier this month. Salomon Brownotter, 38, drove away from a local gas station on July 8 and law enforcement knew he didn't have a valid driver's license, according to court documents. An officer located Brownotter's...
July 27, 2015 - 5:09pm
July 9, 2015
Man accused of DUI, fleeing crash scene on I-90
A Mitchell man is accused of third-offense drunken driving after causing a crash on Interstate 90 and then fleeing from the scene. Floyd Carroll, 47, was arrested on July 3 after he fled the scene of the crash. According to court documents, a vehicle had crashed near milepost 330...
July 9, 2015 - 4:13pm
Man arrested for fourth DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of fourth-offense drunken driving after swerving his vehicle on S.D. Highway 37 earlier this month. Jackson Red Bird, 29, was arrested July 1 after being pulled over by a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper. According to court documents, the trooper smelled...
July 9, 2015 - 4:13pm
June 5, 2015
New technology could put an end to drunken driving, federal officials say
WASHINGTON — A technological breakthrough that could virtually eliminate the drunken driving that kills 10,000 Americans each year was announced Thursday by federal officials, who said it could begin appearing in cars in five years. The new equipment won't require a driver to...
June 5, 2015 - 2:05pm
May 18, 2015
Man arrested for third DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of third-offense drunken driving. Joshua Adams, 40, on May 4 was at Godfather's Pizza and a concerned citizen called dispatch to alert law enforcement to Adams' intoxication, according to court documents. Adams was driving a red pickup and law enforcement...
May 18, 2015 - 4:12pm
Mitchell man accused of third-offense DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of third-offense drunken driving after law enforcement observed him driving in the middle of a road and swerving. Benito Dominquez, 34, was pulled over on May 7 by a Davison County Deputy pulled. According to police records, Dominquez's speech was slurred...
May 18, 2015 - 4:12pm
Man arrested for sixth-offense DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of sixth-offense drunken driving after he was pulled over for speeding. David Stock, 51, was caught driving 71 mph in a 55 mph zone, according to court documents. He told law enforcement he did not have insurance on his vehicle, and he performed poorly on...
May 18, 2015 - 3:45pm
May 8, 2015
Mitchell man arrested for third-offense drunken driving
A Mitchell man was arrested recently for third-offense drunken driving after allegedly swerving in and out of lanes on Interstate 90. On April 26, Mitchell law enforcement arrested Kevin Calsbeek, 25, after observing the vehicle Calsbeek was driving cross the solid white line, the...
May 8, 2015 - 3:33pm
April 13, 2015
Mitchell man accused of sixth-offense DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of sixth-offense drunken driving in a 25-year period after being arrested for driving drunk earlier this month. A law enforcement officer clocked Bryan Beacom, 42, driving 57 mph in a 45 mph zone on April 3. The officer followed the vehicle to a private...
April 13, 2015 - 2:49pm
April 8, 2015
Police: Drunk woman causes three-vehicle crash
A Mitchell woman was arrested for drunken driving Wednesday afternoon after she caused a three-vehicle crash on Sanborn Boulevard in Mitchell,...
April 8, 2015 - 6:04pm
March 25, 2015
Police: Man nearly struck an officer, tried to flee
A man who caused a three-vehicle crash after a pursuit with police nearly hit an officer before the chase and tried to run from the crash scene,...
March 25, 2015 - 2:10pm