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U.S. pipeline regulator raises penalties for safety violations
'Shaving cats?!' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Legislative task force meets about non-meandered waters
Mitchell magistrate judge appointed to SD's Fourth Circuit Court
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
UPDATE: Browns take pass rusher at No. 1 in NFL draft, Bears pull surprise at No. 2 with QB pick
Tigers drop a pair against Morningside College
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Teresa Marie Potter
Robert A. Aulner
Linda K. Hunter
Patrick James O'Bryan
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
April 3, 2017
Fort Thompson woman indicted for assaulting federal officer
FORT THOMPSON — A Fort Thompson woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for assaulting, resisting and impeding a federal officer....
April 3, 2017 - 5:10pm
March 7, 2017
Fort Thompson IHS facility included in pilot program preventing child trauma
FORT THOMPSON — Two of South Dakota's tribal health facilities have been selected to participate in a new year-long program to improve...
March 7, 2017 - 5:13pm
October 31, 2016
Woman pleads not guilty to stealing money from nonprofit
PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Thompson woman has pleaded not guilty to stealing money from a nonprofit on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation. Forty-one-year-old Tally Colombe was indicted on a larceny charge in October for allegedly stealing from Hunkpati Investments. U.S. Attorney Randolph...
October 31, 2016 - 11:14am
October 27, 2016
Fort Thompson woman accused of stealing funds meant to help tribal members
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for stealing funds belonging to an investment program on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation in central South Dakota.. Tally Colombe, 41, has been pleaded not guilty to the charge. She faces up to five...
October 27, 2016 - 6:14pm
October 24, 2016
Fort Thompson man charged with child rape, abuse
CHAMBERLAIN — A Fort Thompson man was charged with first-degree rape of a 12-year-old girl and abusing two other children over the past year. James Blue, 36, was charged with first-degree rape, sexual contact with a minor and two counts of child abuse for allegedly raping a...
October 24, 2016 - 5:10pm
October 21, 2016
Man accused of running female over with vehicle pleads not guilty
FORT THOMPSON — A man accused of running over a woman with his vehicle pleaded not guilty Tuesday to assault charges. According to the United...
October 21, 2016 - 5:16pm
Fort Thompson man pleads not guilty to kidnapping, assault charges
FORT THOMPSON — A 38-year-old Fort Thompson man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of kidnapping and assault with intent to commit murder....
October 21, 2016 - 5:04pm
October 13, 2016
Fort Thompson man sentenced for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine
A Fort Thompson man convicted of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine was sentenced to prison on Oct. 3 in federal court. Lucas Paul Evans, 29, was sentenced to 94 months in custody, four years of supervised release, a $1,000 fine and a special assessment of $100 to the Federal...
October 13, 2016 - 12:36pm
October 3, 2016
Group in Crow Creek Rez gets $169K to help minority farmers
FORT THOMPSON (AP) — A nonprofit on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation is among several organizations across the country sharing $8.4 million in federal grants to help socially disadvantaged, tribal and veteran farmers and ranchers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded...
October 3, 2016 - 11:25am
September 20, 2016
Man accused of altering opioid prescription gets probation
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of altering his prescription for opioids has been sentenced to one year of probation. U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange has sentenced 42-year-old Fort Thompson resident Bryce Damon Drapeau. He pleaded guilty in June to one count of false...
September 20, 2016 - 10:49am
August 18, 2016
State Patrol to help tribe during big powwow
FORT THOMPSON – For the fourth consecutive year, South Dakota’s Highway Patrol will partner with the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe in a joint enforcement operation during the Dakota Nation powwowt his Friday through Sunday, Aug. 19-21, in Fort Thompson.The Highway Patrol was first invited...
August 18, 2016 - 12:42pm
May 13, 2016
Florida man sustains serious injuries in Fort Thompson rollover
FORT THOMPSON — An Orlando, Florida, man sustained serious injuries in a one-vehicle rollover Thursday night. Kyle Walsh, 26, was traveling about four miles east of Fort Thompson on Highway 34 when his vehicle veered off the roadway, went into a ditch and hit a metal highway...
May 13, 2016 - 5:38pm
April 12, 2016
Four injured in one-vehicle rollover near Oacoma
OACOMA — A Fort Thompson man suffered life-threatening injuries Monday night in a one-vehicle crash 1½ miles north of Oacoma. Shaun St. John,...
April 12, 2016 - 8:48am
October 7, 2015
SD man sentenced for scuffle with arresting officers
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 17 months in prison in connection with a scuffle with two arresting officers outside a casino last year. Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 26-year-old Tony St. John was also ordered to spend two years on supervised...
October 7, 2015 - 2:30pm
September 5, 2015
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Fort Thompson HEALTH CENTER OPENS DOORS: Horizon Health Care has opened a community clinic in Fort Thompson, as of Sept. 1. Horizon received federal funding in May to open a community health center in Fort...
September 5, 2015 - 10:33am