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One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
With legalization growing elsewhere, marijuana makes up half of N.D. drug arrests
Around the Region: Plankinton, Wessington Springs and Stickney
City of Mitchell declares snow emergency
Six bodies found dismembered in landscape planters in Canada
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
Max wins 195-pound title for Kernels
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
Saturday's state wrestling results
Hutmacher defends title, wins showdown with Casperson
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Diane V. Neth
Norval "Shorty" M. Mathis
LETTER: Make America great again — with Chinese money!
OPINION: The gift of grandchildren
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
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
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