Skip to main content
The Daily Republic
Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Officials seeking suspects in Delmont, Armour burglaries
Herseth Sandlin named president of Augustana University
Mitchell to get 10 inches of snow, more south of Interstate 90
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
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
DWU men pull away from Concordia
IUPUI knocks off South Dakota women
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
February 13, 2017
Former Parkston football coach pleads no contest to embezzlement
OLIVET — Parkston High School's former head football coach pleaded no contest to embezzling thousands of dollars, partially to buy jerseys...
February 13, 2017 - 5:09pm
June 30, 2016
Former head Parkston coach charged with embezzling $9K from team
PARKSTON — The former head football coach of Parkston High School is facing criminal charges after he was suspected of embezzling thousands...
June 30, 2016 - 9:35pm
October 27, 2015
Sisseton-Wahpeton officials plead not guilty to embezzlement
ABERDEEN (AP) — Six current and former Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate officials accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the Dakotas tribe have pleaded not guilty. Carrie Godfrey, Gerald German Jr., Ann German, Calvin Max Sr., Gerald Heminger Jr. and Colette White were indicted...
October 27, 2015 - 4:56pm
October 26, 2015
Ex-director of visitation center accused of embezzling $40K
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Law enforcement authorities in Sioux Falls are accusing the former director of a family visitation facility of taking over $40,000 from the organization Police Capt. Blaine Larson says 40-year-old Aaron Wimmer is facing an embezzlement charge stemming from...
October 26, 2015 - 2:38pm
October 9, 2015
Current, former SD tribal officials face embezzling counts
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Federal authorities are accusing six current and former Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate officials of bilking the tribe of over $50,000. An indictment charges the individuals with two counts of embezzlement and theft from an Indian tribal organization in connection...
October 9, 2015 - 2:28pm
June 23, 2015
USPS employee in SD indicted on theft of mail charge
RAPID CITY (AP) — An employee of the U.S. Postal Service in western South Dakota has been indicted on a theft of mail charge. Authorities are accusing Daniel Newman, of Rapid City, of embezzling letters, post cards, packages, bags and other mail between November and March....
June 23, 2015 - 11:19am
May 14, 2015
SD woman sentenced to probation for embezzlement, forgery
PIERRE (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to six years of probation for embezzling more than $34,000 from a Fort Pierre economic development group. KCCR-AM reports 58-year-old Joni Boub of Pierre was sentenced on Tuesday in Stanley County, after pleading guilty to embezzlement...
May 14, 2015 - 2:42pm
March 30, 2015
Police say Sioux Falls woman stole $59,000 over 2 years
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman has been indicted for allegedly stealing almost $59,000 from a local dry cleaning business over two years. Cynthia Ahlers was charged this week with one count of felony embezzlement. Sioux Falls police spokesman Sam Clemens tells the...
March 30, 2015 - 2:35pm
March 10, 2015
Fort Pierre office manager pleads guilty to embezzlement
FORT PIERRE (AP) — The former office manager of the Fort Pierre Development Corporation has admitted that she stole money from her former employer. The Capital Journal reports that Joni Boub has pleaded guilty to one count of grand theft by embezzlement and two counts forgery....
March 10, 2015 - 5:15pm
February 20, 2015
Fort Pierre office manager to plead guilty to embezzlement
FORT PIERRE (AP) — The former office manager of the Fort Pierre Development Corporation has agreed to plead guilty to stealing money from her former employer. Stanley County State's Attorney Tom Maher says 58-year-old Joni Boub has accepted a plea agreement. KCCR-AM reports...
February 20, 2015 - 3:55pm
January 26, 2015
Ex-office manager in Fort Pierre accused of stealing $38K
FORT PIERRE (AP) — The former officer manager of the Fort Pierre Development Corporation is being accused of stealing $38,000 from the organization. Stanley County prosecutor Tom Maher tells KCCR-AM that 58-year-old Joni Boub is charged with one count of grand theft by embezzlement...
January 26, 2015 - 2:03pm
August 24, 2014
Daugaard considering lawsuit to recover EB-5 money
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is considering filing a lawsuit to recover $550,000 meant to go to a beef plant involved in an investment-for-green-card program. A private lawyer has been working for months to determine whether the state can reclaim the...
August 24, 2014 - 11:05pm
May 20, 2014
Ex-Maine tribal official pleads not guilty to embezzling from OLC
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The former finance director of the Passamaquoddy Indian Tribe has pleaded not guilty to stealing $20,000 from the Maine tribe. Charles Fourcloud was ordered detained at his arraignment Monday in U.S. District Court in Bangor on charges of theft from an...
May 20, 2014 - 11:36am
May 11, 2014
Former CASA head sentenced for embezzlement
RAPID CITY (AP) — The former executive director of the Court Appointed Special Advocates program in Rapid City has been sentenced to probation and jail time for embezzlement. Thirty-three-year-old Chad Catron was sentenced to five years of probation and 180 days in jail Friday....
May 11, 2014 - 11:58pm
April 2, 2014
Castlewood woman gets prison for $1.2M theft from water system
WATERTOWN (AP) — A Castlewood woman has been sentenced for embezzling nearly $1.2 million from her Watertown employer. Judge Robert Timm on Wednesday sentenced 48-year-old Brenda Anderson to 15 years in prison, fined her $30,000 and ordered her to pay restitution to Sioux Rural...
April 2, 2014 - 5:10pm