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"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
Platte-Geddes using grants to enhance ag, welding programs
Scotland city council limits timeframe for fireworks
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
August 16, 2016
Sioux Falls man identified in fatal motorcycle crash near Presho
PRESHO — A Sioux Falls man has been identified as the person who died in a two-motorcycle crash Sunday morning near Presho. James Woldt Jr.,...
August 16, 2016 - 8:37am
August 15, 2016
One dies, another seriously injured in two-motorcycle crash near Presho
PRESHO — A 58-year-old man died Sunday in a two-motorcycle crash west of Presho. Names were released on Tuesday. Another person suffered serious,...
August 15, 2016 - 8:48am
August 10, 2016
Hughes County farm explosion and fire kills 1, injures 2
HARROLD (AP) — One man was killed and two others injured in an explosion and fire at a shop building on a Hughes County farm. Sheriff Mike...
August 10, 2016 - 9:11am
June 7, 2016
Scotland, S.D., man dies after Nebraska crash, authorities say
LYNCH, Neb. (AP) — A South Dakota man has died after a crash in northern Nebraska. The Nebraska State Patrol says the wreckage was found around...
June 7, 2016 - 8:43am
February 24, 2016
Authorities ID man killed in vehicle crash near Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities have identified a 65-year-old Sioux Falls man who died in a one-vehicle crash near the city. The Highway Patrol says Thomas Krueger was driving a sport utility vehicle that went through a T-intersection 3 miles east of Sioux Falls on Monday night...
February 24, 2016 - 11:49am
February 23, 2016
65-year-old man dead after SUV crash east of Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 65-year-old man is dead after a one-vehicle crash just east of Sioux Falls. The Highway Patrol says the man was driving a sport utility vehicle that went through a T-intersection 3 miles east of Sioux Falls and came to rest in a grove of trees. The man was dead...
February 23, 2016 - 11:42am
February 15, 2016
Patrol identifies 51-year-old man who died in ATV crash
SUMMERSET (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has identified a 51-year-old man who died in an accident on an all-terrain vehicle. Troopers say 51-year-old William Hardy was driving an ATV down a gravel road Thursday near Summerset. Hardy lost control going up a steep...
February 15, 2016 - 12:27pm
February 11, 2016
Fargo officer shot, expected to die
FARGO – A Fargo officer shot Wednesday night during a standoff in north Fargo is expected to die, and the suspected shooter is also dead, Police...
February 11, 2016 - 10:24am
February 8, 2016
Teen dies in head-on crash near Harrisburg
HARRISBURG (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a 16-year-old Canton girl was killed in a head-on crash in southeastern South Dakota. The patrol says the crash happened Sunday morning near Harrisburg and Alysen Voss was killed at the scene. Troopers say 41-year-old Brandi...
February 8, 2016 - 12:17pm
February 4, 2016
SD Snowmobiler killed in avalanche in Colorado
PAGOSA SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say a 23-year-old snowmobiler was killed in an avalanche near Wolf Creek Pass in southern Colorado. The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says the snowmobiler was with three other people when he became stuck in a gully and triggered the...
February 4, 2016 - 12:40pm
February 3, 2016
1 dead in officer-involved shooting on reservation
ROSEBUD (AP) — The FBI says one person is dead and a tribal police officer is injured following a shooting on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in south central South Dakota. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven confirmed the death, but declined to release more details, including names. Loven...
February 3, 2016 - 6:39pm
61-year-old Langford man dies in farm accident
LANGFORD (AP) — Authorities say a 61-year-old Langford man has died in a farm accident. The Marshall County Sheriff's Office says Scott Tobin was found Monday night, pinned under the box of a hydraulic grain truck. Deputy Ryan Vrchota tells The American News Tobin had been adding...
February 3, 2016 - 11:49am
January 12, 2016
17-year-old girl dies in 1-vehicle crash in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 17-year-old girl killed in a one-vehicle crash in Pierre. The Highway Patrol says Kalle Jackson of Pierre failed to negotiate a turn early Tuesday and the car she was driving hit a light pole. Jackson was pronounced dead at the...
January 12, 2016 - 12:41pm
January 10, 2016
Name released in Aurora County fatal crash
PLANKINTON -- The man who died in a one-vehicle crash on Saturday morning east of Plankinton has been identified as a Mitchell resident, authorities said Sunday. Randall Larson, 61, of Mitchell, was traveling west on Interstate 90, near mile marker 315, at about 9:30 a.m., when the...
January 10, 2016 - 2:58pm
November 21, 2015
Wessington man dies in crash
WOLSEY—A Wessington man died in a one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning. Nicholas Hanks, 24, was driving a 2003 Ford Ranger pickup westbound on 205th Street, about 1 1/2 miles west of Wolsey, at about 2:15 a.m., when he lost control of his vehicle, according to South Dakota...
November 21, 2015 - 8:37pm