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$1.9M Aurora County Courthouse project receives positive public response
At least 12 killed after Texas church bus crash
Vehicle destroyed in fire in Howard
Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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
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