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Mitchell man arrested after foot pursuit
Mitchell man arrested for child porn
USDA provides $95.1 million for four electric projects in South Dakota
Chamberlain teacher inspires students with encouraging messages
Rest areas are changing along state's interstates
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
'Consistent performer': Michels makes plays for Kernels
SD college football preview: Nielson takes on old team in USD-WIU duel
Dordt sweeps Tigers in three sets
Mitchell's Brewster to join Tiger women's basketball
Catching up with former area athletes: Fossum, Juffer lead Coyotes into new swim season
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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