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Around the Region
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU, Northwestern square off in crucial GPAC game
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Irene Marie Ryan
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Just another day in the old neighborhood
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LETTER: An election season lesson
Livestock's bleak industrial future
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
August 24, 2016
Rapid City adding up to 15 people to firefighting force
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City is adding up to 15 people to its firefighting force, thanks in large part to a $1 million federal grant, but the city's fire chief says a long-term solution to staffing woes is still needed. Chief Mike Maltaverne said earlier this summer that the department...
August 24, 2016 - 11:10am
August 19, 2016
Sioux Falls town house fire sends 2 people to hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two people rescued by firefighters who responded to a town house fire in Sioux Falls were taken to a hospital for evaluation. Firefighters responded to the blaze about 1 a.m. Friday and found flames coming from a back deck. Crews rescued the two people inside...
August 19, 2016 - 11:28am
August 10, 2016
Fire destroys 260 large round hay bales in Brown County
ABERDEEN (AP) — Fire destroyed about 260 large round hay bales in rural Brown County. Aberdeen Rural Assistant Fire Chief Derwin Kampa tells the American News that spontaneous combustion likely caused the Tuesday afternoon blaze. No one was hurt. Smoke from the fire prompted authorities...
August 10, 2016 - 10:47am
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
August 9, 2016
House fire suspect pleads not guilty to attempted murder
A woman suspected of setting fire to her Mitchell home pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a separate attempted murder charge. Dawn Long, 38, of Mitchell,...
August 9, 2016 - 1:30pm
August 8, 2016
Weekend fire destroys baling supplies business; no one hurt
WESTPORT (AP) — A weekend fire destroyed a warehouse business in northern South Dakota that sells baling supplies. The American News reports that the Saturday afternoon blaze at Haywire LLC & Haywire Feed Mill LLC west of Westport destroyed the building, as well as supplies...
August 8, 2016 - 12:15pm
August 4, 2016
No one injured when cabin catches fire at Cedar Shore Resort in Oacoma
OACOMA — No one was injured Wednesday night when a cabin at Cedar Shore Resort in Oacoma started on fire. Firefighters responded to the...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
August 1, 2016
Weekend house fire in Sturgis investigated as arson
STURGIS (AP) — Law enforcement authorities in Sturgis say the fire that heavily damaged a local home and injured a woman over the weekend is being investigated as arson. Sturgis Police Chief Geody Vandewater tells the Rapid City Journal that the initial investigation shows the Saturday...
August 1, 2016 - 3:14pm
July 27, 2016
Forest Service: Closure order for Crow Peak area lifted
SPEARFISH (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service says a closure order for the Crow Peak area has been lifted and a wildfire on the peak west of Spearfish is fully controlled. The agency said Wednesday that visitors can now use the Crow Peak hiking trail. The blaze sparked by lightning on...
July 27, 2016 - 6:25pm
Suspect in Mitchell house fire indicted for attempted murder
A Mitchell woman charged with burning down her home is now charged with attempted murder, stemming from the same incident. Dawn Long, 38, was...
July 27, 2016 - 11:36am
Aberdeen house fire injures man; cause not immediately known
ABERDEEN (AP) — Authorities are investigating the cause of a house fire in Aberdeen that appears to have injured a man. The American News reports that firefighters pulled the man from the home Tuesday night, and he was taken from the scene by ambulance. The extent of his injuries...
July 27, 2016 - 10:57am
July 26, 2016
Area departments recuperate, thankful for rain following two Monday fires
LYMAN—Several rainstorms Tuesday afternoon in Lyman County came fewer than 24 hours after two fires burned 467 acres near Presho and Lyman....
July 26, 2016 - 7:40pm
July 25, 2016
Cigarette sparks early morning fire
Homeowners were able to extinguish a fire early Saturday morning before the Mitchell Fire Department arrived on scene. The fire started at about 4 a.m. Saturday at a home located in the 1000 block of East First Avenue and is believed to have started from a cigarette sitting in an...
July 25, 2016 - 8:41am
July 20, 2016
Jerauld Co. approves burn ban after two fires
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Jerauld County has enacted a burn ban after two fires near Wessington Springs in two days. At about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, the Jerauld County Sheriff's Office announced on its Facebook page the Jerauld County Commission approved an immediate burn ban. At about...
July 20, 2016 - 5:37pm
July 19, 2016
Granary destroyed in fire near Bridgewater
BRIDGEWATER — A granary near Bridgewater was destroyed Monday after sparks from a garbage fire ignited inside the building. About 20 firefighters from Bridgewater and Emery responded to a fire call around noon Monday and found a 30-foot tall granary engulfed in flames about...
July 19, 2016 - 5:11pm