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Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
Winner man charged with attempted rape of teen
Man charged with cutting woman with broken mirror
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Kernels have strong showing at Mitchell Invite
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS girls tennis team suffers first defeat
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS soccer teams split in Spearfish
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Marla Rae Behm
Larry Dean Forbes
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
Reasons for four-person fatal Alexandria crash still undetermined one year later
One year after a car crash killed four people near Alexandria, the reasons for the crash remain uncertain. According to the investigator's report...
8 hours 59 min ago
August 22, 2016
Sioux Falls man injured in Oacoma crash
OACOMA — A 66-year-old Sioux Falls man suffered serious injuries in a crash four miles west of Oacoma on Monday, according to the South...
August 22, 2016 - 6:11pm
August 10, 2016
Local Highway Patrol troopers lend a hand in Sturgis
It's all hands on deck for South Dakota law enforcement covering the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally this week. According to Lt. Paul Gerken, of the...
August 10, 2016 - 5:18pm
June 27, 2016
Highway patrol squad helps stop fatal crashes in 3 counties
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state highway patrol squad in South Dakota has wrapped up a yearlong project aimed at reducing injury or death in areas where speeding and drunk driving have been prevalent. The Badlands Squad of the South Dakota Highway Patrol launched the project after troopers...
June 27, 2016 - 12:33pm
June 20, 2016
Highway Patrol holding women's recruiting event in Aberdeen
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol is hosting a recruiting event in Aberdeen for women who want to learn about joining. The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Aberdeen Mall. People can swing by to get more information about recruiting. There will also be...
June 20, 2016 - 11:45am
June 1, 2016
No roadway fatalities tallied during Memorial Day weekend
PIERRE (AP) — Public safety officials in South Dakota say no roadway fatalities were reported in the state during the Memorial Day weekend. Lee Axdahl is director of the state's Office of Highway Safety. He tells South Dakota Public Broadcasting that public safety officials in the...
June 1, 2016 - 11:39am
May 23, 2016
Highway Patrol to hold seminars to recruit women to join
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol is again reaching out to women who may want to work as state troopers. The Highway Patrol is holding women's recruiting seminars for the second year in Aberdeen, Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls. They offer an opportunity for women...
May 23, 2016 - 11:53am
May 19, 2016
Suspect in trooper assault wants statements suppressed
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Washington state man accused of trying to kill a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper wants statements he made to investigators barred from trial. Donald Willingham, 34, of Renton, Washington, has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges in the...
May 19, 2016 - 11:25am
May 18, 2016
Highway Patrol to conduct "Move Over" campaign Friday
PIERRE — South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers Friday will focus on encouraging motorists to move over. The Patrol is conducting a statewide "Move Over" campaign from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. local time Friday. The campaign is designed to educate motorists about the state's Move over...
May 18, 2016 - 5:12pm
May 11, 2016
Highway Patrol looking for next group of state troopers
PIERRE (AP) — The state Highway Patrol is looking for its next batch of state troopers. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety said Tuesday that applications will be accepted into July. Officials plan to hire between 15 and 20 new recruits. New recruits who aren't certified...
May 11, 2016 - 12:21pm
November 12, 2015
Winner man injured in I-90 rollover
ALEXANDRIA—A Winner man received minor injuries Thursday after the truck he was driving rolled into a ditch on Interstate 90 near Alexandria. Deon...
November 12, 2015 - 2:22pm
October 26, 2015
Highway Patrol graduation Friday
PIERRE — South Dakota's Highway Patrol welcomes its latest group of nine troopers during a graduation ceremony to be held Friday in the state Capitol Rotunda. Class 57, consisting of eight men and one woman, graduates after eight months of rigorous training. The recruits first...
October 26, 2015 - 12:13pm
October 25, 2015
Oacoma man injured in Saturday morning crash
LAKE ANDES—An Oacoma man suffered serious, non-life threatening injuries in an early-morning crash on Saturday. Colin Redday, 28, was traveling westbound on U.S. Highway 18 around 1:05 a.m. in Lake Andes when he failed to navigate the curve at the intersection with S.D. Highway...
October 25, 2015 - 8:50pm
August 7, 2015
Deadline approaching to apply to be a Highway Patrol trooper
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says there's still time to apply to be a state trooper. The Department of Public Safety announced Thursday the deadline to apply is Aug. 14. The Highway Patrol says positions are expected to open in the next year. The application...
August 7, 2015 - 2:59pm
August 2, 2015
South Dakota looks to add more women to state patrol ranks
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — As a kid, Deanna Johnson was always interested in playing sports and beating up boys on the playground — not the typical things girls were supposed to like. Now an adult, she's a state trooper with almost exclusively male counterparts. "The role didn't...
August 2, 2015 - 9:11pm