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Dante receives first new fire truck in 70 years
Puttin' on The Mitts: What are you going to do with those leftovers?
Mitchell Baseball Turkey Trot fundraiser draws more than 150 racers
TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill
3 defendants sentenced for roles in casino blackjack scheme
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
SMITH: An important time to be thankful
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
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
July 4, 2014
Fort Thompson man sentenced for assaults
A Fort Thompson man convicted of domestic assault by a habitual offender and child abuse was sentenced on June 30 by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Anthony Comes Flying, aka Anthony Miller, 29, was sentenced to 33 months in custody for the domestic assault charge, and 33 months...
July 4, 2014 - 2:16pm
May 13, 2014
Native American Telecom receives state certificate for Fort Thompson
PIERRE -- Crow Creek Telecom received state approval Tuesday to operate a telephone company in South Dakota. The company, Native American Telecom, can offer services only within the Fort Thompson telephone exchange on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation. The state Public Utilities...
May 13, 2014 - 9:39pm
May 8, 2014
Fort Thompson man gets prison for failure to register as sex offender
A Fort Thompson man convicted of failure to register as a sex offender was sentenced last week in federal court by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange, U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson said.. Stuart Dion, 30, was sentenced April 28 to 15 months in custody, five years of supervised...
May 8, 2014 - 7:19am
April 3, 2014
Fort Thompson man gets prison for failure to register as a sex offender
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson man was sentenced Monday to 30 months in prison for failing to register as a sex offender. Patrick Scott Pomani, 33, was indicted by a federal grand jury in July and pleaded guilty in January. The conviction stems from Pomani failing to register...
April 3, 2014 - 5:16pm
April 2, 2014
Vehicle crash kills Fort Thompson woman
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson woman died in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday two miles east of Marion Road on Interstate 90 near Sioux Falls. Nicole Estella Metcalf, 21, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Malibu eastbound on Interstate 90 when she stopped the vehicle in the right driving...
April 2, 2014 - 9:28pm
March 6, 2014
Feds to supervise Ft. Thompson woman after she stole dead ex's car
A Fort Thompson woman will be on supervised release after being convicted of larceny. Ruby Sazue, 20, was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Sazue was sentenced to time served (105 days), 18 months of supervised release, $7,300 in restitution, and a $100 special...
March 6, 2014 - 10:20pm
February 23, 2014
Fort Thompson police investigate church break-in
FORT THOMPSON (AP) — Police in Fort Thompson are investigating a break-in and vandalism at a church on the Crow Creek Reservation. Crow Creek Tribe Chairman Brandon Sazue tells KELO television that the tribe has offered a reward of $1,000 for any information on the incident...
February 23, 2014 - 11:04pm
December 10, 2013
Fort Thompson man accused of failing to register as offender
A Fort Thompson man pleaded not guilty last week to a November indictment for failure to register as a sex offender. Stuart Dion, 30, was indicted on Nov. 14. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on Dec. 3. The maximum penalty upon conviction is up to 10 years...
December 10, 2013 - 7:02am
December 2, 2013
Fort Thompson woman indicted for larceny
A Fort Thompson woman pleaded guilty in federal court last week to larceny. Ruby Sazue, 20, was indicted Nov. 14 and appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on Nov. 26.
December 2, 2013 - 6:54pm
November 26, 2013
Fort Thompson man gets prison for assaulting officer
A Fort Thompson man was sentenced Nov. 20 for assaulting, resisting and impeding a federal officer. Patrick Wind, aka Patrick Azure, 21, appeared before U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange.
November 26, 2013 - 10:12pm
November 22, 2013
Fort Thompson man gets prison for firearm crime
A Fort Thompson man convicted of being a felon in possession of a firearm was sentenced Wednesday in federal court. Bryant Ross, 39, was sentenced to nine months of imprisonment, 18 months of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime...
November 22, 2013 - 9:20pm
November 1, 2013
Around the Region
A look at news around the Mitchell region, compiled from weekly newspapers. Aurora County
November 1, 2013 - 5:04pm
October 31, 2013
Chase in Buffalo County ends with one dead
FORT THOMPSON — Federal officials are seeking an Eagle Butte man who may have information regarding a chase and fatal shooting that happened Wednesday in Buffalo County. The FBI wants to speak with Jason Garreau, 27, said Minneapolis Division FBI spokesman Kyle Loven.
October 31, 2013 - 9:50pm