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Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
Donations boom for family of South Dakota woman who died
Woman who persuaded juveniles in motel fire avoids prison
Driver runs out of gas again after stealing squad car
Oversight panel says new juvenile commitments have fallen
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 26, 2017
Wagner man identified as victim in fatal crash
DANTE — A Wagner man was identified Sunday as the victim in a fatal crash last week. Jeremy Lhotak, 34, of Wagner, was identified by the...
March 26, 2017 - 12:31pm
February 7, 2017
Ethan man admits to drinking, driving before crash that killed Alexandria man
An Ethan man pleaded guilty Tuesday to manslaughter and hit-and-run and then admitted to driving recklessly leading up to a fatal crash. Tate...
February 7, 2017 - 4:06pm
January 23, 2017
26-year-old man dies near Canistota when vehicle drifts over center line
CANISTOTA -- At about 11:40 a.m. Monday, one person died when the vehicle he was driving crossed the center line in the road, authorities said....
January 23, 2017 - 8:13pm
87-year-old woman dies in crash near Platte
PLATTE -- One person died and another was injured in a crash Monday near Platte. At about 11:10 a.m., an 87-year-old woman driving a 2007 Chevrolet...
January 23, 2017 - 8:10pm
December 19, 2016
Suspect in slaying on Pine Ridge Reservation in custody
RAPID CITY (AP) — The suspect in a fatal shooting on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation late last month is in custody. Authorities issued an arrest warrant for second-degree murder against 26-year-old Thomas Brewer after the slaying of Shawn Stevens on Nov. 30. The FBI earlier this...
December 19, 2016 - 7:57am
November 14, 2016
Victim in north-central SD crash identified
POLLOCK – A 29-year-old Herreid, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died in a pickup rollover that occurred late Saturday night north of Pollock in far north-central South Dakota. Bain Weisbeck, who was a passenger, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene....
November 14, 2016 - 5:09pm
October 28, 2016
Mount Vernon man gets 30 days in jail for fatal crash
MURDO — A Mount Vernon man was sentenced to 30 days in jail for his involvement in a 2015 fatal crash near Murdo. Randall Miiller, 57,...
October 28, 2016 - 5:35pm
October 26, 2016
Carthage man not injured in crash that killed 16-year-old
BOWDLE — A Carthage man was not injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday that killed a 16-year-old boy.
October 26, 2016 - 10:43am
October 8, 2016
34-year-old man dies in Tripp County crash
CARTER—A 34-year-old man was killed Saturday morning in a crash seven miles north of Carter. Carter is near Winner, S.D., in Tripp County,...
October 8, 2016 - 9:09pm
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