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Daugaard signs bill to create tech school oversight board
Police accuse pickup driver in fatal teen crash
South Dakota men charged with baiting mountain lions
Authorities making more arrests near Dakota Access Pipeline camp
South Dakota lawmakers work to act on bills by key deadline
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Brozik finds another gear in senior season
District 8B girls basketball semifinals moved to earlier times
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Updated GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Doane, Tiger men travel to Northwestern
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
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
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