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U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons
Freeman faring well without city administrator position
Trump again vows to bring back U.S. jobs, but offers few details
Mitchell students gear up for state robotics competition
Mitchell, Freeman libraries accredited by South Dakota Library
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
DWU women's GPAC semifinal moved to later Saturday
Brozik finds another gear in senior season
District 8B girls basketball semifinals moved to earlier times
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Troubled by EB-5 plea deal
LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
LETTER: Voter faith in SD Legislature is eroding
LETTER: Rough start for GOP
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
July 7, 2016
Police don't suspect foul play in Rapid City infant death
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities say don't suspect foul play in the death of infant that was found behind a Rapid City motel. Rapid City police...
July 7, 2016 - 8:38am
June 28, 2015
Rapid City man charged with rape, abuse in infant death
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities say a 26-year-old Rapid City man was arrested after an infant died of undisclosed injuries at a local hospital. Rapid City police say Kristopher Houchin has been charged with first degree rape and child abuse. It's is unclear if Houchin has...
June 28, 2015 - 11:01am
November 25, 2014
Accused murderer back in jail after violating probation
GREGORY -- A Gregory man accused of killing his infant son is back in jail. Adam Bruns, 22, was arrested in March after he was indicted on alternate counts of second-degree murder and first-degree manslaughter for the death of his 3-month-old son, Levi Bruns. Gregory County State's...
November 25, 2014 - 5:12pm
January 31, 2013
Scotland man convicted of killing his infant son
PARKER -- A jury has convicted a Scotland man of killing his infant son. After deliberating Wednesday afternoon and apparently into the evening,...
January 31, 2013 - 5:50am
January 21, 2013
Irene 'midwife' faces manslaughter charge after Nebraska infant's death
BROKEN BOW, Neb. (AP) -- A woman prohibited from practicing as a midwife in Nebraska and South Dakota has been charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of an infant. Judy K. Jones, 65, of Irene, S.D., was arraigned last week in Custer County Court in Nebraska. Prosecutors...
January 21, 2013 - 4:31pm
January 18, 2013
Jury selection completed at Scotland man's infant death trial
PARKER -- A jury has been selected in the trial of a Scotland man accused of killing his infant son. Chris Miller, 39, has pleaded not guilty...
January 18, 2013 - 9:29pm
January 17, 2013
Jury selection continues at infant death trial
PARKER -- Jury selection is expected to conclude today in the trial of a Scotland man accused of killing his infant son. Chris Miller, 39,...
January 17, 2013 - 10:08pm
January 16, 2013
Wanblee mother gets 10 years in death of her infant
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota woman who pleaded guilty to a felony charge of child abuse and neglect in the death of her five-month-old baby has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Federal prosecutors dismissed a murder charge under the plea agreement with 31-year-old...
January 16, 2013 - 7:41am
January 7, 2013
Day care death lawsuit settled in confidential agreement
The parents of a 3-month-old infant who died after she was allegedly beaten by another child at an in-home day care in rural Mitchell have settled...
January 7, 2013 - 9:46pm
September 10, 2012
Day care death sparks lawsuit
The parents of a 3-month-old infant who died after allegedly being attacked by another child at an in-home day care in rural Mitchell are suing...
September 10, 2012 - 6:04pm
August 6, 2012
SD women keep memories of lost infants alive in albums
YANKTON -- With the idea of keeping alive memories of lost infants, a regional project is providing families with a way to put those mementos...
August 6, 2012 - 11:13am
Authorities remain quiet about Mitchell infant death
More than two weeks have passed since the death of 3-month-old Brooklyn Kennedy Howard, but other than initial reports, no details have been...
July 6, 2012 - 8:27am
June 22, 2012
Authorities still silent on details of infant's day care death
Authorities have not released any new information regarding the Tuesday death of a three-month-old infant who was being cared for at a day care...
June 22, 2012 - 4:46am
June 20, 2012
UPDATE: Officials investigate death of infant at day care
The death of an infant who was being cared for at a rural Davison County day care facility is under investigation. Brooklyn Kennedy Howard, the daughter of Amy Ruml and Donny Howard, died Tuesday, reportedly at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital.
June 20, 2012 - 10:14pm
Authorities investigating daycare death
Law enforcement officials are investigating the Tuesday death of an infant at a home daycare in rural Davison County, according to a press release issued Wednesday by the South Dakota Attorney General's Office. The Davison County Sheriff's Office was called to the home, according...
June 20, 2012 - 7:47pm