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Oil is running into pipeline under Missouri River, company says
Scotland superintendent accepts Vermillion district's top administrative job
SD Medicaid expansion remains unlikely following failure of Obamacare repeal
Scotland man pleads not guilty to vehicular battery
Avon hires DeJong as next chief of police
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
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
'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
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
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
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 20, 2017
Firefighters extinguish rubbish fire near Dakotafest grounds
Grass near the Dakotafest grounds caught fire Monday when a garbage burn grew out of control. At about 11:45 a.m., six Mitchell firefighters...
March 20, 2017 - 4:56pm
March 15, 2017
No one injured in Mount Vernon house fire
MOUNT VERNON — No one was injured when a house in Mount Vernon caught fire late Wednesday. At about 10:20 p.m., firefighters were called...
March 15, 2017 - 11:36pm
Barn a complete loss, goats killed in Alexandria fire
ALEXANDRIA — An Alexandria family's barn was a complete loss and goats were killed in a Tuesday morning fire. The Alexandria Fire Department...
March 15, 2017 - 4:25pm
March 13, 2017
Mitchell apartment sustains heavy damage from morning fire
A morning stove fire caused significant damage to a one-bedroom apartment in northern Mitchell, but authorities said no one was injured. At about...
March 13, 2017 - 10:50am
March 12, 2017
Man gets six years, $319K fine for Delmont apartment fire
ARMOUR — A Texas man was sentenced to six years in prison and ordered to pay more than $300,000 for setting fire to a Delmont apartment...
March 12, 2017 - 11:15am
March 10, 2017
Farm equipment destroyed in Emery fire
EMERY — Nobody was injured in a barn fire that totaled a farmer's equipment Thursday evening. Around 6 p.m. Thursday, the Emery Fire Department...
March 10, 2017 - 12:58pm
Tree falling on power line blamed for South Dakota wildfire
CUSTER (AP) — Crews believe a tree falling on a power line caused a wildfire that threatened several homes in western South Dakota. As many as 20 homes, cabins and other structures southeast of Custer were threatened by the Whitetail Fire on Wednesday. The fire started on private...
March 10, 2017 - 12:42pm
March 6, 2017
McCook Co. Highway Dept. building needs repairs after Friday fire
SALEM — A government building in Salem requires minor repairs following a fire on Friday. The building caught fire after a welding mishap...
March 6, 2017 - 5:49pm
March 5, 2017
Wildfire near Wall in western South Dakota mostly contained
WALL (AP) — Authorities say a large wildfire that blackened about 5,000 acres near Wall in western South Dakota is mostly contained and is no longer threatening the town of Quinn. Officials say the fast-moving grass fire, dubbed the Wolf Fire, was 70 percent contained as of Saturday...
March 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 2, 2017
Small ND town sings hymns in candlelight vigil for 3 children killed in fire
CARRINGTON, N.D.—About 100 people gathered for a candlelight vigil Thursday night singing the favorite hymns of the three children who...
March 2, 2017 - 9:27pm
February 27, 2017
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
A father who was burned in a mobile home fire Saturday in Carrington that took the lives of his three children is recovering from serious but...
February 27, 2017 - 8:33pm
February 26, 2017
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
CARRINGTON, N.D.—The father is in a Twin Cities burn unit with serious injuries, while the mother and another survivor have been treated...
February 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
February 23, 2017
Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn. -- Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town is...
February 23, 2017 - 5:57pm
February 17, 2017
Firefighters make progress on Custer State Park fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — Fire officials say progress is being made to contain a wildfire in Custer State Park in South Dakota. The Rapid City Journal reports the Great Plains Information cooperative says the 24-acre wildfire was reported around midnight Thursday just north of Center Lake....
February 17, 2017 - 11:34am
February 14, 2017
Sioux Falls house fire that killed woman ruled accidental
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A weekend fire that killed a woman in Sioux Falls has been ruled accidental. Battalion Fire Chief Mike Top said Monday the fire apparently was caused by smoking materials, such as cigarettes or ash trays, but investigators are still working to find the exact cause....
February 14, 2017 - 10:40am