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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
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
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Hastings knocks off No. 1 Tiger women
Pairings set for Huron Holiday Classic basketball games
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
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
June 16, 2016
Man pleads no contest in dispute over tree trimming at lake
HURON (AP) — A Lake Byron resident accused of misconduct in a dispute over tree trimming has pleaded no contest to an aggravated assault charge. Authorities say 68-year-old Greg Johnson pointed a shotgun at workers who were trimming tree branches from power lines, and also became...
June 16, 2016 - 12:03pm
Huron woman sentenced for stealing from GoFundMe account
HURON (AP) — A Huron woman who stole money from a crowd-funding account she set up to help an 8-year-old burn victim with medical expenses has been spared jail time but ordered to make restitution. Beadle County State's Attorney Mike Moore tells KOKK radio that 35-year-old Jaima...
June 16, 2016 - 11:56am
June 15, 2016
Minnesota man pleads not guilty to murder in South Dakota
HURON (AP) — A Minnesota man charged in the slaying of a man in eastern South Dakota has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder. KOKK radio reports that 32-year-old Jose Vega, of Montevideo, Minnesota, appeared in court on Tuesday. His trial was scheduled to begin Aug. 24. Vega...
June 15, 2016 - 11:41am
June 14, 2016
Arkansas man arrested in South Dakota after high-speed chase
HURON (AP) — An Arkansas man faces charges including resisting arrest and drug possession after allegedly leading South Dakota authorities on a high-speed chase that reached speeds of 115 mph. Huron police attempted to stop 29-year-old Jonathon Mason for speeding late Saturday night....
June 14, 2016 - 11:57am
June 9, 2016
Bond set for Minnesota man charged in South Dakota slaying
HURON (AP) — A Minnesota man suspected in the slaying of a man in South Dakota has been returned to that state to face charges. Thirty-two-year-old Jose Vega, of Montevideo, Minnesota, is one of two men charged with first-degree murder in the death last week of 49-year-old Keith...
June 9, 2016 - 12:41pm
Group promoting farm, ranch safety with online videos
HURON (AP) — A group of farmers in South Dakota is trying to raise awareness of farm and ranch safety issues and best practices through a series of videos available online. The South Dakota Farmers Union is leading the safety effort with 10 educational videos that were produced...
June 9, 2016 - 12:23pm
June 6, 2016
2 suspects in homicide of 49-year-old man arrested
HURON (AP) — Two men who authorities suspect are involved in the death of a 49-year-old man in Beadle County have been arrested. Beadle County State's Attorney Mike Moore says 50 year-old Kevin Krueger, of Beadle County, and 32 year-old Jose Antonio Vega, of Montevideo, Minnesota,...
June 6, 2016 - 12:41pm
May 26, 2016
4 people face charges in meth lab bust in Huron home
HURON (AP) — Authorities have charged four people in connection with a meth lab discovered in a Huron home. Officers were executing a search warrant on May 17 when they came across chemicals used to make the illegal drug. They were evacuated from the home, and a state crime bureau...
May 26, 2016 - 12:04pm
May 19, 2016
Huron school board member removed over 'disappointing fluke'
HURON (AP) — The Huron School Board has been forced to remove one of its members because he moved to a home just a few hundred feet outside of the school district. Sherman Gose tells KOKK radio that his family bought a home in the country after winning an auction bid — but it's...
May 19, 2016 - 11:37am
May 18, 2016
Huron police discover meth lab during search of home
HURON (AP) — Authorities in Huron say they discovered a meth lab in a home in the southwest part of the city while serving a search warrant. Huron police say officers were evacuated from the home after they discovered the nature of the chemicals on Tuesday. A South Dakota Division...
May 18, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 15, 2016
John Kay & Steppenwolf, Foghat to perform at state fair
HURON (AP) — John Kay & Steppenwolf and Foghat will take the grandstand stage Sept. 4 at the South Dakota State Fair. State Fairgrounds manager Peggy Besch says the performers are "going to put on a great classic rock show." John Kay & Steppenwolf are known for hits including...
April 15, 2016 - 6:03pm
April 14, 2016
Huron school sports facilities getting $2.5 million upgrade
HURON (AP) — The Huron School District is spending $2.5 million on sports facility upgrades. KOKK radio reports that work is set to begin on renovations to Tiger Stadium and the construction of an eight-court tennis complex near the stadium. School Superintendent Terry Nebelsick...
April 14, 2016 - 11:43am
April 12, 2016
Huron likely to lose commercial air service in September
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Huron is likely to become the latest South Dakota city to lose commercial airline service in September, as new regulations requiring pilots to have at least 1,500 hours of service continue to place stress on small air carriers. The U.S. Department of Transportation...
April 12, 2016 - 12:14pm
April 8, 2016
Weather cancels Huron track meet
Cold weather and high winds led to the cancellation of the Huron Invitational track and field meet Friday. The Mitchell High School track and field team was scheduled to participate but the event was called off after consulting with visiting schools. Wind chills were around 25 degrees...
April 8, 2016 - 11:06pm
April 6, 2016
Huron to host National Junior High Finals Rodeo in 2018-19
HURON (AP) — The South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron will host the National Junior High Finals Rodeo in 2018 and 2019. The National High School Rodeo Association chose Huron as the site for what the state Agriculture Department says is the second-largest rodeo in the world....
April 6, 2016 - 11:34am