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SD Attorney general: Police chief on leave after shooting
No draft for women in $618.7 billion annual defense bill heading to Obama
Forecaster: 2-4 inches of snowfall expected Saturday in Mitchell
Former astronaut, Sen. John Glenn dead at 95
For U.S. veterans, pipeline protest promises to galvanize activism
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Kernels' Miller named to Class AA all-state volleyball team
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
Lila J. Steiber
A different future for Health care
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
November 10, 2016
Winner seeks back-to-back titles
VERMILLION—The road back to the DakotaDome hasn't been the easiest for the Winner Warriors. Nevertheless, the Warriors have embraced the...
November 10, 2016 - 4:33pm
September 29, 2015
Groton man dies after being injured in farm accident
GROTON (AP) — A Groton man has died from injuries he suffered in a farming accident in northwestern Spink County. Sheriff Kevin Schurch tells the American News that 72-year-old Wayne Feller suffered a head injury while working on a combine Friday. Feller was flown to a Sioux...
September 29, 2015 - 2:49pm
August 13, 2015
Groton man in large marijuana bust gets 10 years in prison
ABERDEEN (AP) — A Groton man accused of having more than 7 pounds of marijuana worth about $40,000 at his farm and business has been sentenced to serve 10 years in prison. Forty-five-year-old Timothy Thurston was arrested last December and later pleaded guilty to possessing...
August 13, 2015 - 3:24pm
August 8, 2015
Graesser's 12 strikeouts lead Winner/Colome past Groton
Winner/Colome was firing on all cylinders at the Class B state amateur baseball tournament on Saturday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. "We hit...
August 8, 2015 - 8:20pm
July 25, 2015
South Dakota State B Legion Tournament scores/pairings
South Dakota Class B State Legion Tournament In Salem Friday G1—Vermillion 8, Garretson 4 G2—Spearfish 13, Webster 3 (6 inn.) G3—Humboldt 18, Tabor 8 (7 inn.) G4—McCook-Miner 10, Groton 9 Saturday G5—Garretson 6, Tabor 3 (Tabor...
July 25, 2015 - 10:02pm
McCook/Miner out lasts Groton in Class B state Legion
The McCook/Miner Legion baseball team used speed and timely hitting to move past Groton 10-9 in the opening round of the Class B state Legion...
July 25, 2015 - 12:28am
February 5, 2015
Bond set at $500,000 for Groton man accused in drug bust
ABERDEEN (AP) — A judge has set bond at half a million dollars for a Groton man accused of threatening a witness in a drug bust. Judge Richard Sommers said he believes 45-year-old Timothy Thurston is a flight risk and a threat to a key witness in the drug case. Thurston...
February 5, 2015 - 1:20pm
December 23, 2014
Groton airport to be open for general use
PIERRE — The state Aeronautics Commission gave its approval Tuesday for Groton to operate its airport for general public use. "I think it's nice Groton wants to get back in the aviation business," chairman Skip VanDerhule, of Yankton, said. Improvements need to be finished...
December 23, 2014 - 10:11pm
December 12, 2014
Authorities find $50,000 in marijuana in Groton
GROTON (AP) — Authorities say they have found 7 pounds of marijuana worth roughly $50,000 during a search of a Groton man's farm and business. The Aberdeen American News reports 44-year-old Timothy Thurston is charged with possession with intent to distribute 1 to 10 pounds...
December 12, 2014 - 1:23am
August 15, 2014
Judge: Man doesn't have to pay for fire district service
GROTON -- A judge has dismissed a pair of lawsuits filed against a rural Groton man who refused to pay bills from two fire districts after a fire at his farm. As a result of the dismissal, Dwight Lawson, 49, will not have to pay a total of $11,539 he was billed after the Groton Area...
August 15, 2014 - 6:30pm
August 7, 2014
Groton tops Winner/Colome 5-1
In the second game of the 2014 Class B state amateur baseball tournament on a misty Wednesday night, Groton defeated Winner/Colome 5-1 in a defensive...
August 7, 2014 - 3:32pm
August 2, 2014
Fighting fire with funds: Groton men battle bills from fire district
GROTON -- Dwight Lawson woke up to the sound of his phone ringing. He answered. Then, he listened as a neighbor told him his hay shed was on...
August 2, 2014 - 8:01am
July 29, 2014
Tabor outlasts Groton 6-5, moves to title round
TABOR -- Tabor outlasted Groton 6-5 in an elimination game Monday in the state B Legion baseball tournament at Leonard Climpl Field in Tabor. The...
July 29, 2014 - 12:37am
October 5, 2012
Groton soccer community unites after dad's death
GROTON (AP) -- The soccer community in Groton has banded together to honor a soccer dad who died just days before his children were to play in a state tournament. Phillip Adler died Sept. 28 of a heart attack. His son and daughter this week each played in the state tournament on...
October 5, 2012 - 10:35am
September 26, 2012
Bath FD now satellite of Groton, county commissioners rule
GROTON (AP) -- The Bath Fire Department is now a satellite station of the Groton Area Fire Protection and Rescue District. Brown and Day county commissioners unanimously approved the measure during a joint meeting Tuesday afternoon. The Bath department was facing the possibility...
September 26, 2012 - 6:57am