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Explosive materials found in Reliance, two arrested
Trump advances Dakota Access Pipeline, but timeline unclear as tribe plans legal action
City of Mitchell debuts community video
Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
Prosecutors charge 2 in pipeline protest at Vikings stadium
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
In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
Preparing for spring
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
With winter storm, area sports schedules become shuffled
Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
Athlete of the Week: Parkston’s Holzbauer staying focused on task at hand
Area basketball roundup: Fighting Cougars slip past Flyers
Golden Eagles shoot past Howard
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
Ted E. Schmidt
Ruby Mae Hoffman
KLUMB: Legislative report
WOSTER: Remembering a remarkable woman
OUR VIEW: Newspaper a source of information past, present, future
ROZUM: Week two of legislature 2017
GRAVES: Finally, somebody said it
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
February 15, 2016
Eagle Butte man arrested on DUI with kid in car gets 2 years
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — An Eagle Butte man who has been arrested twice for driving under the influence with a young child in the car has been sentenced to two years in prison. U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler says 42-year-old Eric Brown has been sentenced to 24 months in prison and two years...
February 15, 2016 - 12:39pm
February 6, 2016
A complicated problem: how much alcohol is really too much?
How much is too much? The National Transportation Safety Board reignited the old question with its annual Most Wanted List, which identifies...
February 6, 2016 - 9:14am
January 25, 2016
Bill attempts to put the brakes on repeat-offense DUIs
A third strike for driving under the influence in South Dakota could take the wheels out from under drunk drivers. A bill led by prime sponsors Rep. Don Haggar, R-Sioux Falls, and Sen. Jenna Haggar, R-Sioux Falls, would allow judges confiscate vehicles of repeat DUI offenders. House...
January 25, 2016 - 4:56pm
Man convicted of 15 DUIs charged with driving lawnmower drunk
WAGNER — A man who has been convicted of 15 DUIs was arrested for driving a lawnmower while drunk. Rudolph Ehrisman, 63, of Wagner, was arrested on Nov. 27 in Wagner after a law enforcement officer allegedly saw him driving a red lawn mower northbound in the southbound lane...
January 25, 2016 - 11:26am
January 5, 2016
Police: Woman arrested after intentional crash, threatening officers with her dog
PUKWANA — A Chamberlain woman who police say intentionally caused a two-vehicle crash later threatened officers with her dog. Brianna Parent, 25, was arrested on Dec. 7 after law enforcement responded to a two-vehicle crash on Old Highway 16, south of Pukwana. Around 5:50 p.m.,...
January 5, 2016 - 6:56pm
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