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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Trump acceptance speech ratings fall short of record
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
Trump pulls nearly even with Clinton after Republican convention
Federal prisoner jumps fence, escapes from Yankton facility
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
An annual drive to the rodeo
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Amateur baseball roundup: Power-hitting Plankinton cruises to opening-round win
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
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
July 31, 2015
Highway Patrols in 5 states ramp up for Sturgis rally
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Highway patrol troopers in the four states bordering western South Dakota are paying extra attention to traffic flocking to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, which is expecting a huge influx of people for its 75th anniversary bash next week. In North Dakota,...
July 31, 2015 - 3:42pm
July 30, 2015
Sobriety checkpoints planned for August
PIERRE — South Dakota's Highway Patrol plans sobriety checkpoints in 17 counties during the month of August. The monthly checkpoints are done as a way to discourage people from drinking and driving. August checkpoints will be done in the counties of Brown, Butte, Charles Mix,...
July 30, 2015 - 3:51pm
July 22, 2015
South Dakota Highway Patrol striking out at recruiting women
ABERDEEN (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol wants to hire more women, but women apparently are unaware or aren't interested. The patrol has been hosting recruiting seminars for women throughout the state but has gotten off to a slow start: No one showed up to an event it...
July 22, 2015 - 11:31am