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Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Records reveal years of child abuse in former Minnesota family driven over cliff in California
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
Gayville-Volin sweeps Great Plains Conference meet
Jimmy Butler the recruiter? Timberwolves should be recruiting Butler, agent says
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
Donna M. Cuka
Lewis B. Patterson
Brandon Michael Smith
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
March 1, 2018
Inmates won't get broader early-outs
PIERRE — South Dakota's state prisons won't get to set a policy for allowing older inmates back into society before they normally are eligible,...
March 1, 2018 - 11:11am
June 29, 2017
Tablet computers distributed to South Dakota prisoners
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Corrections says all prison inmates who want a tablet computer now have one. DOC began rolling out the tablets at the women's prison in Pierre last month. Inmates at Rapid City's minimum security were the latest and the last to receive...
June 29, 2017 - 9:06am
October 9, 2015
Fatherhood program for South Dakota inmates loses funding
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The future is unclear for a fatherhood program for outgoing inmates in South Dakota after it lost its federal grant funding. Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota learned this week that it lost its bid for continued funding of the Fatherhood and Families...
October 9, 2015 - 2:34pm
September 30, 2015
SD officials, inmates group adjust ceremonial tobacco policy
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Attorneys for the South Dakota Department of Corrections and an organization of Native American inmates have agreed to some policy changes making it easier to get tobacco into the state penitentiary for inmates practicing Lakota religious ceremonies. U.S...
September 30, 2015 - 12:28pm
August 21, 2015
Suicidal inmate's letters not found until after his death
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State prison officials say they did not know about an inmate's pleas for help until after he was killed in an apparent assisted suicide. The comments come after a judge criticized the Corrections Department during a sentencing hearing Monday for placing two...
August 21, 2015 - 1:51pm
March 22, 2015
Aberdeen gallery displaying artwork made by inmates
ABERDEEN (AP) — An art exhibit featuring the work of inmates is opening at an art gallery in Aberdeen. "Revealing the Inner Inmate: Expressions of Art and Poetry from Inmates in South Dakota" is now on display at the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center.
March 22, 2015 - 5:11pm
June 24, 2014
Inmates helping with storm cleanup at Canton
CANTON (AP) — Fifty minimum-security prisoners and five staff members from the State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls are helping with cleanup from last week's severe storms. Gov. Dennis Daugaard authorized the inmates and staff to help out, and on Tuesday they headed to the Canton...
June 24, 2014 - 5:16pm
April 15, 2013
SD inmates help in cleanup from Sioux Falls storm
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- State prison inmates and staff from the South Dakota State Penitentiary have begun to help clean up tree limbs that fell in the Sioux Falls area during last week's storm. The state Corrections Department says the effort includes five crews, each with 10 minimum-security...
April 15, 2013 - 3:58pm
April 24, 2012
Yankton inmates plead guilty to bringing in tobacco
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Two federal inmates have pleaded guilty to trying to sneak tobacco into a Yankton prison. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 29-year-old Quentin Tucker and 36-year-old Devon Philips pleaded guilty Monday to an indictment that charged them with conspiracy to obtain...
April 24, 2012 - 7:42am
Half of SD's prison inmates re-offend within 3 years of release
PIERRE -- Nearly half of the inmates released from state prisons in South Dakota from 2003 through 2008 found their way back behind bars again within three years, according to a report that has been delivered to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. The report further shows that one-fourth of the...
April 24, 2012 - 12:07am
April 12, 2012
State prison inmates help clean up SD roadways
PIERRE (AP) -- State prison inmates are working on some roadside cleanup projects around South Dakota. The state Corrections Department says seven minimum-security inmates began cleaning up along interstate highways in the Sioux Falls area on Monday. That project is expected to last...
April 12, 2012 - 8:17am
November 29, 2011
Fargo jail inmates get sick after evening meal; SD firm supplies food
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Health officials are investigating whether food poisoning caused more than 150 inmates at the Cass County Jail to get sick. Cass County Sheriff Paul Laney said Monday that inmates began showing flu-like symptoms after their Sunday evening meal, which included...
November 29, 2011 - 7:21am