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State Department of Health hopes to reduce obesity rates with wellness programs
Ozone sauna detoxifies, combats health issues
Midco not sure of root cause of Internet outage Friday
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Biden calls for Russia sanctions to stay as Trump moots deal
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Mitchell scores season-best but finishes second at Huron
Saturday's prep basketball roundup: McCook Central/Montrose rallies to beat Webster Area
Kernels' Havlik wins Opbroek Invite title
Turnovers hurt MCS girls at Madison
In battle of No. 1 teams, STM barely gets by Ethan
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Dr. Charles Monson, MD
Dorothy Joanne Thome
Dorothy L. Ramsey
Harriet L. Pudwill
Diana L. Caldwell
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
THUNE: A health care system that works for South Dakotans
WOSTER: Telling it true, verifying the facts
LARSON-SHIELDS: Why an audiologist and why do my hearing aids cost so much?
ROZUM: Week one report
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 3, 2017
ND inmate charged with stabbing another inmate in the mouth with pencil
MINOT, N.D. -- A 29-year-old Flint, Mich., man is accused of assaulting another inmate at the Ward County Jail in Minot on New Year's Day.According...
January 3, 2017 - 5:56pm
December 27, 2016
Inmate fails to return to Davison Co. Jail
Authorities are searching for a Davison County Jail inmate who has failed to return to jail after a two-hour furlough. Wetu Kiyukan, 21, of Mitchell,...
December 27, 2016 - 6:08pm
April 16, 2015
Inmate missing from Yankton prison arrested in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — An inmate missing from a minimum-security prison in Yankton has been arrested in Pierre. KCCR radio reports that 28-year-old Jonathan Archambeau turned himself in to police on Wednesday. Archambeau had been placed on escape status Sunday night when he failed...
April 16, 2015 - 11:42am
73-year-old state prison inmate dies after lengthy illness
YANKTON (AP) — A state prison inmate has died after what state corrections officials say was a lengthy illness. Seventy-three-year-old Ronald Rodden died Wednesday at a Yankton hospital. Rodden was serving three consecutive 15-year sentences for second-degree rape in Pennington...
April 16, 2015 - 11:24am
April 13, 2015
Yankton prison inmate missing, placed on escape status
YANKTON (AP) — An inmate missing from a minimum-security prison in Yankton has been placed on escape status. Corrections officials say 28-year-old Jonathan Archambeau failed to return from his work-release job on Sunday night. Archambeau is serving a four-year sentence for...
April 13, 2015 - 2:18pm
April 1, 2015
San Francisco jail guards forced inmates to fight
Several guards at San Francisco's main county jail orchestrated "gladiator-style" fights between inmates, placed bets on the outcomes and threatened those who disobeyed, the city's public defender said on Thursday. The report released by San Francisco's elected public defender,...
April 1, 2015 - 4:20pm
March 27, 2015
State prison inmate dies in hospital after 'lengthy illness'
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 56-year-old state prison inmate has died in Sioux Falls following a 'lengthy illness.' The South Dakota Department of Corrections says Curtis Dosch passed away Thursday in a local hospital. Dosch was sentenced to a suspended prison term of 28 years in...
March 27, 2015 - 5:07pm
March 11, 2015
Inmate at SD county jail dies after found hanging in cell
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities in southeast South Dakota say an inmate at a county jail died at a hospital Wednesday after he was found hanging in his cell. Minnehaha County Chief Deputy Sheriff Michelle Boyd says inmate Phillip Sean Bland was found hanging from his bedsheets...
March 11, 2015 - 8:19pm
February 17, 2015
Inmate serving rape sentence dies following lengthy illness
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota prison inmate serving a 30-year sentence for first-degree rape has died of natural causes following a lengthy illness. The South Dakota Department of Corrections says 60-year-old Harold Kusick died Monday in Sioux Falls. Kusick was sentenced...
February 17, 2015 - 4:45pm
December 5, 2014
Inmate attempts suicide at Davison Co. jail.
A 24-year-old inmate attempted to hang himself using a bedsheet in his cell Friday at the Davison County Jail in Mitchell Don Radel, the jail's administrator, told The Daily Republic that the inmate was not seriously hurt, but was still examined by paramedics and taken to Avera Queen...
December 5, 2014 - 4:03pm
December 26, 2012
Authorities apprehend inmate who walked away in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Authorities say an inmate who walked away from a minimum security prison in Rapid City more than two months ago is back behind bars. State corrections officials say Jeremy Phelps was arrested Sunday in Rapid City. He is being held in the Pennington County jail. Phelps...
December 26, 2012 - 11:29am
December 3, 2012
Death of South Dakota inmate is apparent suicide
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota corrections officials say the death of an inmate at the State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls is an apparent suicide. Authorities say the state Division of Criminal Investigation is still looking into the death of 22-year-old Corey Rhodes. An autopsy...
December 3, 2012 - 12:05pm
November 5, 2012
South Dakota inmate dies; routine autopsy planned
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- An inmate at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls died over the weekend. Corrections officials say an autopsy is being done as standard procedure on the body of 58-year-old Louis Cunningham, who died late Saturday or early Sunday. Cunningham had...
November 5, 2012 - 8:42am
September 24, 2012
SD inmate apprehended after reported missing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota prison inmate has been apprehended after leaving the State Penitentiary without authorization. The state Corrections Department reports that Gregory Lewandowski left the minimum-security unit in Sioux Falls, but was caught later Saturday while...
September 24, 2012 - 6:53am
July 31, 2012
SD authorities searching for missing inmate
YANKTON (AP) -- Authorities in South Dakota are searching for a state prison inmate who left his work release job in Yankton without permission. Corrections officials say 45-year-old Myron Rainbow Sr. went missing Monday night. He was serving a five-year sentence for a fourth-offense...
July 31, 2012 - 10:30am