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Mitchell veterans park suffers signage setback
Mitchell police issues warning about door-to-door salespeople
Two injured in crash northeast of Wessington Springs
Amid falling enrollment, South Central considering consolidation
Three injured in crash southeast of Lake Andes
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.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
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
Let the Magic begin: Pro league to debut in Mitchell
Goldammer elected into SD Senior Games Hall of Fame
Carpenter shooting for big senior golf season
Catching up with former area athletes: Rice, Jamestown men's golf team wins Bismarck Invite
SD college football preview: Coyotes open at New Mexico Thursday
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
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
Training for the race called life
It's a great fair, state or territorial
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
SD pheasant count shows 20 percent decrease
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
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
UPDATE: Authorities say 25-year-old Woonsocket woman murdered
August 19, 2016
Cunninghams specialize in training horses with family business
The Charolais cattle moved nervously up and down the side of the arena as Dallas Cunningham and Catman, a horse trained to work with cattle,...
August 19, 2016 - 12:38pm
September 2, 2015
Driver injured, 2 horses killed in crashes on Interstate 90
SPEARFISH (AP) — A motorist was hurt and two horses were killed after the animals got loose on Interstate 90 in western South Dakota. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that the incident happened early Saturday. The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office says a 22-year-old man from...
September 2, 2015 - 1:42pm
June 15, 2015
SD men found not guilty of beating horse with clubs
HURON (AP) — A Beadle County jury has found two Cavour men not guilty of felony animal cruelty charges. KOKK-AM reports that a jury needed just over an hour of deliberations Thursday to find 35-year-old Justin Murray and 67-year-old Dennis Kerney not guilty. The trial lasted...
June 15, 2015 - 11:21am
February 20, 2015
Horse killing under investigation
Authorities are still looking for leads regarding the killing of a horse earlier this week in rural Davison County. The horse was discovered dead by gunshot Tuesday in a field, according to Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink. The incident occurred about seven miles southwest...
February 20, 2015 - 5:29pm
July 23, 2014
PHOTOS: State 4-H Horse Show
The South Dakota State 4-H Horse Show at the State Fairgrounds in Huron is taking place this week. The four-day event includes one day of horse...
July 23, 2014 - 8:26am
May 21, 2014
Man pleads not guilty in fairgrounds horse case
FORT PIERRE (AP) — A man accused of releasing 37 horses at the Stanley County Fairgrounds has pleaded not guilty to all charges against him. Twenty-four-year-old James Pourier, of Lower Brule, is charged with aggravated assault, destruction of property, burglary, trespassing...
May 21, 2014 - 10:45pm
May 16, 2014
Grand jury indicts man in fairgrounds horse case
PIERRE (AP) A grand jury in Stanley County has indicted a man accused of releasing 37 horses at the County Fairgrounds. KCCR radio reports that 24-year-old James Pourier, of Lower Brule, now faces charges of aggravated assault, burglary, criminal trespass, vandalism and injury...
May 16, 2014 - 7:28pm
May 5, 2014
Man makes court appearance in Ft. Pierre horse-release case
PIERRE (AP) — A man appeared in court Monday to face charges connected to the release of 37 horses at the Stanley County Fairgrounds. The man, Jordan James Pourier, 24, was held on a $5,000 bond for aggravated assault for allegedly threatening someone with a pitchfork, third-degree...
May 5, 2014 - 8:03pm
37 horses released at Stanley County Fairgrounds
PIERRE (AP) — Authorities say they have a "person of interest" in a case in which 37 horses were let loose at the Stanley County Fairgrounds early Sunday. Chief Deputy Sheriff Greg Swanson says the 24-year-old man is in custody on an aggravated assault charge for allegedly...
May 5, 2014 - 11:54am
May 4, 2014
Newell program gives racehorses a second chance
RAPID CITY (AP) — Dale Simanton had worked with horses all his life, but when the recession hit his thoroughbred-breeding business he had to find a new way to stay in the industry he loved. He traded one of his yearlings for an old, gray racehorse named "Wicked Walt" — and...
May 4, 2014 - 11:08pm
April 21, 2014
Horse races start at Stanley County Fairgrounds
FORT PIERRE (AP) — The annual horse races in Fort Pierre at the Stanley County Fairgrounds have begun. KCCR-AM reports the races started Saturday and will continue for the next two weekends. Dennis Booth is the track's manager. Booth says the betting handle last year was...
April 21, 2014 - 2:51pm
April 16, 2014
Horse owners encouraged to prevent Equine Herpesvirus (EHV) infection
PIERRE -- As spring rapidly approaches, Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, South Dakota state veterinarian, reminds horse owners to prevent the spread of equine herpesvirus (EHV). EHV has historically been found in South Dakota, and is transmitted between horses in close contact. Three forms...
April 16, 2014 - 10:27pm
April 9, 2014
SD veterinarian prepares horse owners for virus
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota state veterinarian is urging horse owners to vaccinate the animals and take other measures to prevent the spread of a virus Equine herpes virus has been found in South Dakota. It takes three forms. A potentially deadly, neurological version of...
April 9, 2014 - 12:21pm
July 22, 2013
Trial date set in SD horse abuse case
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A trial date is set for two people accused of abusing nearly 70 horses. Donald and Terry Harwood are charged with 10 counts of inhumane treatment of an animal. They face 10 years in prison and a $20,000 fine if convicted. KOTA-TV reports that the trial is set...
July 22, 2013 - 7:08pm
June 27, 2013
4-H Horse judge's training set for July 23-24 in Huron
BROOKINGS -- SDSU Extension will host a 4-H Horse Show judge's training on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron on July 23-24. Anyone interested in becoming a Preferred South Dakota 4-H Horse Show judge is invited to attend. Judges are required to complete certification every...
June 27, 2013 - 5:58pm