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DWU research team looks at connections in air pollution to the brain
State of South Dakota provides additional information on proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park
Miner Co. pipeline sites vandalized
FRA mum on cause of Scotland train derailment from a year ago
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Area prep football roundup: Chamberlain clips Falcons
Canistota powers past Mount Vernon/Plankinton
Last-second kick propels Seahawks past MCM
Area football roundup: Gregory holds Blackhawks in check
Area football roundup: Gregory stifles Blackhawks
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Donald L. Ehlers
Mabel V. Koehler
A new meaning for the word 'roundabout'
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
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
August 4, 2015
Man gets 10 years for assault on child after birthday party
PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Thompson man has been sentenced for sexually abusing a child after a birthday party. Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 22-year-old Dillon Bagola was giving the girl a ride home after a party last August when he pulled over and forced her to engage...
August 4, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 9, 2015
Horizon to open health center in Fort Thompson
FORT THOMPSON—Horizon Health Care Inc., a rural, community-based network providing affordable, primary health care throughout 16 medical and dental clinics in South Dakota, is on track to opening their newest location in Fort Thompson. Scheduled to begin serving patients...
July 9, 2015 - 10:34am
June 20, 2015
One man dead in Fort Thompson from overnight storm
FORT THOMPSON (AP) — One man died and mobile homes were destroyed late Friday when a storm brought rain and straight-line winds blowing at more than 80 mph through two Native American reservations in central South Dakota. The American Red Cross opened an emergency shelter Saturday...
June 20, 2015 - 8:00pm
June 12, 2015
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers and staff reports: Aurora County COMMISSION APPROVES OPT-OUT INCREASE: The Aurora County Commission has approved increasing its opt-out to $600,000 to be on the 2016 taxes to go toward upgrades to the county's...
June 12, 2015 - 10:53am
May 21, 2015
Fort Thompson man gets 3 ½ years in prison for arson
PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Thompson man who admitted setting fire to an apartment duplex has been sentenced to 3 ½ years in federal prison. Twenty-one-year-old Lewis Brown was accused of setting fire to an apartment adjacent to one that housed members of a family with whom he had...
May 21, 2015 - 1:14pm
May 8, 2015
SD man sentenced for failing to register as sex offender
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to prison for failing to register as a sex offender. Federal authorities say that 28-year-old Wylie Wind, of Fort Thompson, failed to update his sex offender registration between Dec, 15 and Feb. 6. Wind was required...
May 8, 2015 - 6:19pm
December 31, 2014
SD man gets 41 months in prison in assault case
PIERRE (AP) — A central South Dakota man convicted of two assault charges has been sentenced to 41 months in prison. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 22-year-old Santana Drapeau was also sentenced to two years of supervise release for his conviction on charges of domestic...
December 31, 2014 - 1:53am
November 18, 2014
Fort Thompson man gets prison for distribution of a controlled substance and aiding and abetting
A Fort Thompson man convicted of distribution of a controlled substance and aiding and abetting was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Emmanuel Harrison, aka Manny Harrison, 29, was sentenced to five months in custody, three years of supervised release, $1,000...
November 18, 2014 - 1:12pm
Fort Thompson man sentenced for assault resulting in substantial bodily injury to a spouse
A Fort Thompson man convicted of assault that resulted in substantial bodily injury was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Arnold Roy Walking Bull Jr., aka Junior Charging Hawk, 38, was sentenced to 12 months and a day of custody, two years of supervised release...
November 18, 2014 - 1:12pm