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Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
Philando Castile family reaches nearly $3 million settlement with city for fatal traffic stop
Search warrant, traffic stop net 2 arrests for meth, cocaine
Break-ins for closure of Bonesteel pool
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
Former Green Bay Packers star charged with slapping daughter
Minor league baseball players lose appeal over wages
Former Tiger standout Hoek picked to lead DWU golf
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
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
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
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
Bob & Anna Graumann
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
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