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Mitchell woman faces charges for evading traffic stop on Saturday
Governor announces 2018 Pheasant Fest to be in Sioux Falls
Jury selection begins in U.S. case against church shooter
Troubled lawyer shoots nine in Houston before being killed by police
Motive sought in fatal shooting at Washington state mall after arrest
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
June 22, 2016
Tickled Pink faces second fire in two years
A Main Street business is closing its doors for "an unknown amount of time" after a recent fire left an extreme amount of smoke and soot damage...
June 22, 2016 - 3:01pm
June 21, 2016
Firefighters put out grass fire south of Mitchell
Firefighters extinguished a grass fire Saturday south of Mitchell sparked by a man using haying equipment. Two firefighters from Mitchell and four from Ethan responded to a fire call at about 3:45 p.m. Saturday on 258th Street, about three miles south of Mitchell, according to Mitchell...
June 21, 2016 - 5:49pm
June 13, 2016
Grease fire shuts down fast-food restaurant in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Sioux Falls are cleaning up after an early morning grease fire. Firefighters responded about 4:30 a.m. Monday and contained the blaze in a deep fat fryer within minutes. They cooled the exhaust system and made sure the fire...
June 13, 2016 - 1:25pm
May 31, 2016
Mechanical failure deemed cause of Al's Oasis Inn fire
OACOMA — A mechanical failure in the whirlpool area of Al's Oasis Inn was determined to be the cause of an early-morning fire that destroyed...
May 31, 2016 - 5:38pm
May 30, 2016
Utility vehicle burns up on Wessington Springs street
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — A utility vehicle engulfed in flames Sunday night in Wessington Springs. Jim Vavra, fire chief with the Wessington Springs Volunteer Fire Department, said a 2015 John Deere Gator, owned by Wessington Springs resident Jerry Caffee, burned up while being driven...
May 30, 2016 - 8:03pm
Fire leaves heavy damage at Al's Oasis Inn
OACOMA—The cause of an early morning fire that destroyed the main section of Al's Oasis Inn in Oacoma is under investigation. Around 2:15...
May 30, 2016 - 12:08pm
May 24, 2016
Authorities identify man found dead in house fire near Irene
IRENE (AP) — Authorities have identified a man who died in a house fire near Irene earlier this month. The Yankton County Sheriff's Office says the body of 59-year-old Dean Gilbertson was found in the rubble of the early morning fire on May 14. The house was destroyed in the blaze,...
May 24, 2016 - 11:40am
May 16, 2016
Firefighters extinguish multiple flames along interstate near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria firefighters extinguished a series of small fires Saturday stretching across a 1½-mile stretch of Interstate 90. Six Alexandria firefighters responded to a call at about 6:30 p.m. Saturday on Interstate 90 near Alexandria. When they arrived, they found...
May 16, 2016 - 3:43pm
May 12, 2016
Milbank business fire cause undetermined, not suspicious
MILBANK (AP) — The South Dakota Fire Marshal's Office says it cannot determine the source of a fire that destroyed Titan Machinery in the northeastern South Dakota town of Milbank, but the cause does not appear suspicious. Officials say the May 4 blaze involved multiple explosions...
May 12, 2016 - 3:39pm
May 5, 2016
Interstate median fire quickly extinguished near Reliance
RELIANCE—A small grass fire in the median of Interstate 90 near Reliance was extinguished quickly Thursday afternoon. Around 12:30 p.m., officials responded to a report of a fire in the median of I-90 between mile markers 255 and 256, according to Lyman County Sheriff Steve...
May 5, 2016 - 6:22pm
Fire destroys Titan Machinery building in South Dakota town
MILBANK (AP) — Fire has destroyed the Titan Machinery building in the northeastern South Dakota town of Milbank. The blaze was reported about 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police Chief Boyd Van Voren says there were multiple explosions inside the building, and ash from the fire traveled...
May 5, 2016 - 11:13am
May 3, 2016
No one injured in rural Tripp vehicle fire
TRIPP — No one was injured in a car fire Friday night in Tripp. According to Tripp Fire Chief Dana Horn, a Dodge Ram overheated while driving down a dirt road on 414th Avenue near Highway 18 at approximately 11 p.m. No specific cause of the fire was determined. The only occupant...
May 3, 2016 - 12:12pm
April 28, 2016
Ethan shed destroyed in fire
ETHAN — A shed near Ethan was deemed a total loss after it mistakenly caught fire during a controlled burn. Approximately a dozen Ethan...
April 28, 2016 - 2:01pm
April 26, 2016
Storm Hill Fire in Hill City area now fully contained
HILL CITY (AP) — Firefighters have fully contained a wildfire that burned about 200 acres of private and U.S. Forest Service land in western South Dakota. The Storm Hill Fire started in the Hill City area on Saturday, scorching about one-third of a square mile before its spread...
April 26, 2016 - 12:57pm
April 22, 2016
One injured in late-night kitchen fire
One person was injured in a late-night apartment fire Thursday in Mitchell. The kitchen fire was out by the time members of the Mitchell Fire Division arrived, according to Assistant Fire Chief Paul Morris. He said firefighters were called out a little after 11:40 p.m. Thursday to...
April 22, 2016 - 11:17am