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Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
Witten man admits to embezzling $9K in milo
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
WATCH: ACLU releases video showing 'excessive force' by southwest Minnesota drug task force agent
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
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Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
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Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft
Tuesday need-to-know: 5 stories
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
Amateur baseball roundup: Bankers power past Nationals
Staying in front of the ball: Post 18 infielders leading strong defense
Traxler: Travels brings sports shortlist into focus
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
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
Barry Dean Grabenstein
Paul J. Mertz
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
OUR VIEW: Local justice reform better for juveniles, county's future
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
The Lost Italian: Asian noodle slaw is a healthy, fresh alternative to Chinese takeout
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Friedrick 60th anniversary
Marlene and Pat Weller
July 5, 2016
Man charged with DUI after crashing into tree
A Bridgewater man was arrested Saturday and charged with DUI after crashing a vehicle into a tree in Mitchell. George McKelvey, 49, was found inside a 1997 Mercury Villager, which had struck a tree on the side of the road on the 700 block of North Minnesota Street, police said. At...
July 5, 2016 - 5:18pm
June 1, 2016
Freeman man injured, arrested after crash
FREEMAN — One person was injured and arrested Tuesday following a one-vehicle rollover crash south of Freeman. Joshua Krull, 26, of Freeman, suffered minor injuries Tuesday and was arrested for DUI after crashing a 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 about 1 mile south of Freeman, according...
June 1, 2016 - 10:46am
May 30, 2016
Artesian man arrested for DUI after crash in Mitchell
An Artesian man was arrested for driving under the influence and reckless driving Sunday after he nearly struck a child and then crashed the...
May 30, 2016 - 7:41pm
April 8, 2016
Mitchell man arrested after crashing into utility pole
A Mitchell man was arrested Thursday after crashing into a utility pole, authorities said. Daniel Qualls, 34, was driving a 1997 Dodge Caravan in the 300 block of South Mentzer Street around 3:30 p.m. Thursday when he crashed into a utility pole, according to Davison County Deputy...
April 8, 2016 - 6:16pm
March 14, 2016
Mitchell man arrested for DUI after crashing into a parked car
A Mitchell man was arrested after crashing into a parked vehicle while driving under the influence on Sunday, according to authorities. David Hagemeyer, 46, crashed his 2002 Dodge Ram into a parked vehicle at approximately 10:30 p.m. Hagemeyer sustained non-life-threatening injuries...
March 14, 2016 - 1:54pm
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