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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
Richard John Huey
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
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 24, 2015
GLAD YOU ASKED: How can someone get charged with DUI when they're not found in the vehicle?
Q. Recently, law enforcement arrested a man who was reported intoxicated at County Fair in Mitchell. He admitted to driving to the store and possessed car keys. Doesn't the law state that an individual must demonstrate being in control of a motor vehicle before a DUI can be charged?...
April 24, 2015 - 6:30pm
April 17, 2015
Highway Patrol using motorcycles to crack down on DUIs
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — For the first time in 30 years, state troopers are going to police the highways on motorcycle in an attempt to crack down on drunken driving in the state. The South Dakota Highway Patrol unveiled three new Harley Davidson motorcycles at the state capitol...
April 17, 2015 - 1:01pm
March 20, 2015
Man accused of third DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of third-offense drunken driving. Bradley Jordan, 53, was walking outside County Fair Food Store on March 7, when employees from the store called law enforcement. An officer learned Jordan had been in the store and was intoxicated, according to court documents....
March 20, 2015 - 4:40pm
February 19, 2015
Man arrested for DUI
A Mitchell man is accused of third-offense drunken driving for allegedly driving erratically from the Ramada Inn to the Motel 6. A person at the Ramada called in a man, identified as Bradley Jordan, 53, who was intoxicated around 10 p.m. on Jan. 23. The caller said he was attempting...
February 19, 2015 - 5:14pm
Man accused of driving drunk to 24/7 check-in
An Ethan man is accused of third-offense drunken driving after he allegedly drove drunk to a 24/7 Sobriety check-in. When Nicholas Milstad, 25, arrived for his check-in on Jan. 23, he admitted to law enforcement he had been drinking, according to court documents. The 24/7 Sobriety...
February 19, 2015 - 5:12pm
February 15, 2015
Mitchell man charged with DUI after crashing into tree
A Mitchell man has been charged with driving under the influence after his vehicle left the road and crashed into a tree late Saturday in Mitchell. The...
February 15, 2015 - 10:27am
December 4, 2014
Police: Rapid City man arrested for crash, drugs
RAPID CITY (AP) — Police say a Rapid City man is facing methamphetamine-related charges following a hit-and-run crash. Rapid City police said Wednesday 29-year-old Derek Jones is charged with third-offense DUI, possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia...
December 4, 2014 - 7:44pm
December 1, 2014
Mitchell woman arrested for third-offense DUI
A Mitchell woman was arrested in late October for third-offense drunken driving. Venessa Lucas, 22, was driving on Sanborn Boulevard on Oct. 30 and law enforcement pulled her over. According to court documents, the arresting officer knew Lucas from previous encounters and knew her...
December 1, 2014 - 5:35pm
November 20, 2014
Witnesses testify about crash that killed Klumb, Spindler
LAKE ANDES -- Blue tarps and yellow flags dotted the golf course at Randall Hills Golf Club in Pickstown the evening of July 8, 2013. Those tarps covered body parts from Rob Klumb and Maegan Spindler, employees of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Pierre. Klumb, 46, of Pierre,...
November 20, 2014 - 8:56am
November 18, 2014
Driver hits tree, light pole, charged with DUI
A Mitchell woman was charged with driving under the influence early Sunday, after striking a tree and a power pole. Codi Shields, 27, was driving on North Wisconsin Street when she drove off the road and struck a tree before cutting back across the street and striking a power pole....
November 18, 2014 - 9:37pm
Moped driver arrested on drug, DUI charges
A Mitchell man was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence and possession of marijuana Saturday morning after a traffic stop of his moped went awry and he led a police officer on a short foot chase. Micah Barber, 34, was taken into custody around 4 a.m. Saturday when he...
November 18, 2014 - 1:15pm
Corsica man accused of drunken driving, crashing vehicle
A Corsica man who was involved in a rollover crash in Douglas County is accused of driving drunk. Zachary Conner, 21, is charged with third-offense drunken driving, which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of two years in prison and a $4,000 fine. According to court documents,...
November 18, 2014 - 1:15pm
Sioux Falls man arrested for fourth-offense DUI
A Sioux Falls man was arrested in September for fourth-offense drunken driving while driving on Interstate 90 near Mitchell. According to court documents, Brian Waldner, 25, drove over the solid white line on the interstate, over the rumble strips and then swerved back on the road...
November 18, 2014 - 1:15pm
November 6, 2014
No serious injuries in Rapid Valley bus crash
RAPID CITY (AP) — A few Rapid City-area students suffered minor injuries when the school bus they were in was rear-ended in Rapid Valley. KOTA-TV reports that the bus had stopped Wednesday morning to pick up students when it was rear-ended by a sport utility vehicle. The SUV...
November 6, 2014 - 6:46am