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Accounting firm behind Oscar blunder gets to keep its supporting role
Trump says 'we must fight' Freedom Caucus Republicans and Democrats
Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
$1.9M Aurora County Courthouse project receives positive public response
At least 12 killed after Texas church bus crash
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
February 6, 2017
Former Freeman woman charged with taking more than $9K from food stamps, Medicaid programs
FREEMAN — A former Hutchinson County woman has been cited with social services fraud and grand theft after allegedly taking more than $9,000...
February 6, 2017 - 10:43am
February 1, 2017
Canistota man charged with taking 64 cows from Mitchell seller
A Canistota man has been accused of taking more than $100,000 worth of cattle from a Mitchell livestock seller. Tyler McGregor, 35, was arrested...
February 1, 2017 - 5:10pm
Dilworth woman accused of scamming hundreds of thousands of dollars from people around the world
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Dilworth, Minn., woman is accused in Clay County District Court of being part of a scheme that defrauded people around...
February 1, 2017 - 3:13pm
January 30, 2017
Fighting fraud: Tips to avoid being the victim
FARGO — The numbers are alarming. It's difficult to turn on the television without hearing stories of people falling victim to fraud. "Every...
January 30, 2017 - 8:42am
July 28, 2016
Sioux Falls optometrist to pay $150K in settlement agreement
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says a Sioux Falls optometrist will pay more than $150,000 in a civil settlement with the state as part of a Medicaid fraud case. Jackley said Thursday that Advanced EyeCare's settlement payment will be used to reimburse state and federal...
July 28, 2016 - 3:46pm
April 5, 2016
Sioux Falls record company owner pleads guilty to fraud
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The owner of a Sioux Falls-based record company has admitted to gambling away more than $1 million in investment money. Madhouse Entertainment founder Michael Zimmer was arrested in January on eight counts of federal wire fraud. The Argus Leader reports that he...
April 5, 2016 - 11:28am
October 26, 2015
Husband of ex-US Senate candidate Bosworth appears in court
PIERRE (AP) — The husband of former U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth has made his first court appearance after being indicted in connection with his wife's problematic 2014 campaign. Chad Haber appeared at the Hughes County Courthouse on Monday. He has been charged with...
October 26, 2015 - 2:43pm
October 24, 2015
Former TierOne Bank president testifies against ex-CEO
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former TierOne Bank President James Laphen testified in federal court that he, the bank's former CEO and other bank officers deliberately stalled ordering new and more realistic appraisals of construction developments starting in 2008 to keep bank and market...
October 24, 2015 - 5:10pm
October 9, 2015
Rapid City man ordered to stop selling medical devices
RAPID CITY (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a retired Rapid City dentist must stop selling laser devices with the claim that they treat a large number of serious diseases and disorders. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Viken has issued a permanent injunction against Robert...
October 9, 2015 - 2:33pm
August 26, 2015
Pakistani man arrested in SD charged with visa fraud
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Federal authorities say a Pakistani man living in a Mitchell hotel room paid a smuggler to be taken from his home country to Saudi Arabia and then get a visa to enter the U.S. under false pretenses. Ihtisham Anwar has pleaded not guilty to possession or use...
August 26, 2015 - 6:50pm
July 23, 2015
Ex-US Senate hopeful pleads guilty to election law charges
PIERRE (AP) — Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Clayton Walker pleaded guilty to election law violations Wednesday, two days after his trial on multiple felony charges began in Pierre. Walker, 34, took a plea deal that brought the charges against him down to two. He...
July 23, 2015 - 2:24pm
July 20, 2015
Former US Senate candidate in South Dakota going on trial
PIERRE (AP) — Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Clayton Walker is going on trial for alleged election law violations. KCCR radio reports jury selection is Monday at the Hughes County Courthouse in Pierre. The 33-year-old Walker faces felony charges for submitting...
July 20, 2015 - 9:57am
July 2, 2015
Former US Senate candidate Annette Bosworth avoids prison
PIERRE (AP) — Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth avoided prison time Wednesday for felony election law violations, with a judge handing down a suspended sentence provided she successfully completes three years of probation. Bosworth, a Republican who...
July 2, 2015 - 12:58pm
July 1, 2015
Former US Senate candidate Annette Bosworth to be sentenced
PIERRE (AP) — Former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth will be sentenced Wednesday for election law violations during her unsuccessful primary campaign in 2014. Bosworth, a physician and first-time candidate when she ran for the seat, was convicted in May of...
July 1, 2015 - 12:46pm
June 19, 2015
Authorities arrest woman they say helped run lottery scam
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Federal authorities have arrested a woman they say helped the man convicted last month in North Dakota of running a Jamaica-based scam that bilked mostly elderly people around the country out of millions. Melinda Bulgin was apprehended Tuesday in Rhode island,...
June 19, 2015 - 10:33am