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2 men plead guilty to manslaughter in Rapid City stabbing
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Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Nelson relishes quarterback competition
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
Kernel boys better own relay record
Locals lead the way at Greenway Relays
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 C. "Bobby" Douville, Sr.
Dennis LeRoy (Denny) Kringen
Richard J. Miller
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
LETTER: A look at recent changes
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
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Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
July 12, 2013
US Marshal: Last of inmates caught in Lower Brule
LOWER BRULE (AP) -- The U.S. Marshal's Service says the last of the four inmates who escaped from a jail in Lower Brule has been captured. Authorities say 21-year-old Troy Fairbanks was caught early Friday morning in Lower Brule. Fairbanks and three others broke out of the jail...
July 12, 2013 - 4:09pm
July 11, 2013
Federal fugitive among 4 Lower Brule jail escapees
LOWER BRULE (AP) -- The U.S. Marshal's Service says one of the four inmates who escaped from a jail in Lower Brule is wanted on a federal charge of violating parole. Authorities say 21-year-old Troy Fairbanks was being held by the Lower Brule Tribe on allegations of domestic assault....
July 11, 2013 - 6:01pm
June 28, 2013
Bond set for suspects in thwarted SD prison escape plot
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Bond has been set at $100,000 cash for each of two people accused in a plot to break an inmate out of the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls. Twenty-six-year-old former inmate Lloyd White Face and 45-year-old Jamie Klinghagen are charged with aiding...
June 28, 2013 - 1:10pm
June 27, 2013
SD Penitentiary staff thwart escape plan
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Staff at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls thwarted a planned escape attempt, corrections officials said Thursday. Authorities said the escape was planned Tuesday during a medical transport of inmate Silver McClanahan, who is serving a life sentence...
June 27, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 26, 2013
SD prison inmate missing from work release program
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Authorities are searching for a state prison inmate who failed to show up for his work release job in Rapid City. Corrections officials say 39-year-old Cleveland Roubideaux went missing after leaving a minimum-security prison in the city on Tuesday. Roubideaux...
June 26, 2013 - 3:32pm
June 15, 2013
Inmate who left Yankton prison captured in Fla.
YANKTON (AP) -- Authorities say a 51-year-old inmate who left a minimum-security prison in South Dakota earlier this month has been captured in Florida. The U.S. Marshals Service says Richard Beckwith was picked up Friday at a home in Jacksonville, Fla. Beckwith was being...
June 15, 2013 - 8:21am
June 10, 2013
Minimum-security inmate missing in South Dakota
YANKTON (AP) -- Authorities are searching for an inmate who went missing from a minimum-security prison in Yankton. Corrections officials say Richard Beckwith signed out of the Yankton Minimum Unit to go to a work release job Sunday morning and never arrived at the job site. The...
June 10, 2013 - 7:49am
June 1, 2013
Kansas man sentenced for January jail break
HURON (AP) -- A 45-year-old Kansas man was sentenced Friday to 35 years in prison for breaking out of the Beadle County jail in January. ...
June 1, 2013 - 8:23am
May 9, 2013
Fort Thompson man pleads not guilty to escape
A Fort Thompson man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to second-degree escape. Curtis Miller, 27, allegedly failed to return to custody in October after failing to follow the rules of a furlough from jail. He claimed in court his lawyer at the time didn't know Miller was supposed to...
May 9, 2013 - 6:53am
April 4, 2013
Hermosa man gets 7 years in prison for gun assault, escape
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota man convicted on assault and escape charges has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison. Barry Allman, of Hermosa, was charged in federal court with two counts of assault resulting in serious bodily injury and one count of escape. Authorities...
April 4, 2013 - 4:57pm
April 1, 2013
Nebraska authorities search for armed and dangerous fugitive
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) -- Nebraska authorities have been searching for a 39-year-old Missouri fugitive. The Nebraska State Patrol used a helicopter and police dogs while looking for Lloyd Tabor III on Friday. Officers say Tabor fled on foot after a vehicle he was driving got a flat...
April 1, 2013 - 1:42pm
Missing minimum-security prison inmate found in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Authorities have apprehended a state prison inmate who went missing from a minimum-security unit in Rapid City. Corrections officials say 35-year-old Aaron Olson left the prison Monday morning to go to his work-release job but didn't show up there. He was found...
April 1, 2013 - 1:35pm
March 29, 2013
Missing Sioux Falls inmate back in custody
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A state prison inmate is back in custody after walking away from the minimum-security unit at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls. Corrections officials say 24-year-old Mark Fromelt left the facility Thursday to go to a work-release job but didn't...
March 29, 2013 - 1:06pm
March 28, 2013
2 teens plead guilty to escape from Huron jail
HURON (AP) -- Two Huron teenagers accused of assaulting a guard and escaping from a juvenile detention center in the city have pleaded guilty to escape under a deal with prosecutors. Sixteen-year-old Eduardo Valdez and 17-year-old Matthew Rainbow were charged in adult court after...
March 28, 2013 - 11:12am
March 21, 2013
1 SD missing inmate found, another still sought
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A state prison inmate who walked away from a minimum-security unit in Rapid City earlier this month is back in custody. Authorities are still looking for an inmate who failed to return to a similar unit in Sioux Falls. State Corrections officials say 19-year-old...
March 21, 2013 - 11:42am