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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
September 21, 2015
White Lake woman pleads not guilty to vehicular battery, DUI
A White Lake woman pleaded not guilty of vehicular battery on Sept. 2 in Aurora County after allegedly rolling a vehicle while intoxicated. Heidi Geyer, 45, allegedly rolled her vehicle at about 6:50 p.m. on March 20 near mile marker 304 on Interstate 90, injuring one passenger. According...
September 21, 2015 - 11:22am
September 17, 2015
Man arrested in McCook County for 6th DUI
A Harrisburg man was arrested for his sixth DUI in the past 11 years. Brent Witt, 32, was arrested in McCook County on August 2 and charged with DUI.
September 17, 2015 - 8:24am
September 15, 2015
Woman arrested for alleged ATV theft
TRIPP —— A Winner woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing someone's ATV while drunk. Teresa Turnquist, 37, allegedly stole an ATV, worth $26,000 and owned by Allen Bowling, on Aug. 17. Tripp County Sheriff Shawn Pettit could reportedly smell alcohol coming from...
September 15, 2015 - 5:15pm
August 29, 2015
South Dakota joins Iowa, Minnesota in DUI crackdown
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol is joining law enforcement agencies in Minnesota and Iowa in an effort to crack down on drunk driving on Labor Day weekend. Officers from the three states are part of the campaign that was announced Friday near Valley Springs. The...
August 29, 2015 - 9:02pm
August 27, 2015
18-year-old arrested after car chase earlier this month
A Mitchell man was arrested following a car chase in McCook County that left his vehicle in the ditch. Zachery Tassler, 18, was arrested on his birthday, August 11, following a police chase outside Bridgewater. No one was injured. At about 12:52 a.m., McCook County Deputy Kipp Stearns...
August 27, 2015 - 5:06pm
August 6, 2015
Puddle of Mudd singer accused of DUI after stop near Sturgis
STURGIS (AP) — Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin faces his second DUI charge in less than two weeks, this time in South Dakota near the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. A state Highway Patrol trooper pulled Scantlin over early Wednesday for a traffic violation east of Sturgis. The...
August 6, 2015 - 1:54pm
August 5, 2015
State’s attorney Podhradsky arrested in Gregory County
BURKE — The state's attorney in Charles Mix County was arrested for driving under the influence Monday. State's Attorney Scott Podhradsky, 54, was traveling west on U.S. Highway 18 through Gregory County on a motorcycle heading toward Colorado before making a stop in Burke,...
August 5, 2015 - 9:17pm
July 23, 2015
South Dakota woman to spend 3 years in prison after 8th DUI
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota woman will spend three years in prison after tallying eight DUIs. Fifty-six-year-old Cynthia Goeman was sentenced Wednesday on charges of driving under the influence and careless driving. Goeman was arrested in July 2014 after she pulled...
July 23, 2015 - 2:20pm
July 14, 2015
Troopers arrest 55 people for DUI in June during checkpoints
PIERRE (AP) — The state Highway Patrol says troopers arrested 55 people for DUI during 94 sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols held...
July 14, 2015 - 2:54pm
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
July 1, 2015
Driver in crash that killed teenager had a 0.148 blood alcohol level
The driver in a crash that killed a 14-year old boy had a blood alcohol content of 0.148 percent at the time of the incident, according to court...
July 1, 2015 - 12:20pm
May 20, 2015
Alleged reckless driver denied lower bail
A Mitchell man was denied a decreased bond nearly two months after he allegedly eluded arrest while driving under the influence, which then led to a three-car crash in Mitchell. Charles Vaden Reed, 34, requested his bail be decreased from $2,000 so he can help support his girlfriend...
May 20, 2015 - 8:39am
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
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