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Judge refuses to dismiss charges in bestiality case
'Poop train' from New York befouled a small Alabama town, until the town fought back
Constitutionality of Scotland man's murder conviction upheld by high court
Democratic party files lawsuit against Russia, Trump campaign, alleging conspiracy to influence the election
The Yellowstone supervolcano is a disaster waiting to happen
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
Palm resigns as publisher of The Daily Republic
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
Herberger's, other Bon-Ton Stores, to close
place a business brief
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
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
Former NFL player sells extremely rare Mickey Mantle rookie card for record $2.88M
Mayer: NAIA merger will test DWU hoops
College confidence: Cooney finding success at USF
Palace set to host state gymnastics in 2022
Wolves need 'Buckets' to live up to his nickname
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
Lissa K. Brown
Dorothy "Dottie" Clites
Gary Lee Brink
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
OPINION: The crash call on April 19, 1993
OPINION: Wisdom should come with age
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
GRAVES: What keeps me up at night
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Road trip options abound in Manitoba
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
Lowell Funk 80th birthday
Verna J. Hofer
Dr. John Wingfield
January 2, 2018
Judge admits New Year's DUI, apologizes to 'all of Minnesota'
ST. PAUL—A Ramsey County District Court judge who was charged with drinking and driving in St. Paul early on New Year's Day pleaded guilty...
January 2, 2018 - 9:07pm
July 25, 2017
Governor names Giles a First Circuit judge
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed Chris Giles as judge of South Dakota’s First Circuit Court. Giles, of Madison, will oversee cases in Aurora,...
July 25, 2017 - 10:23am
June 27, 2017
Gregory County finding success in war on drugs
GREGORY — Amid constant chatter about rising drug crime in South Dakota, some counties are finding success as felony drug charges dwindle....
June 27, 2017 - 8:21am
June 6, 2017
Local judge spending final day behind the bench
That's a wrap from the bench. Judge Tim Bjorkman, of Salem, confirmed that Wednesday will be his last day as a judge, concluding a 10-year career...
June 6, 2017 - 8:20pm
April 28, 2017
Mitchell magistrate judge appointed to SD's Fourth Circuit Court
A Mitchell magistrate judge will soon be leaving Davison County. Magistrate Judge Gordon D. Swanson was appointed Friday morning by Gov. Dennis...
April 28, 2017 - 11:57am
March 21, 2017
Mitchell, Yankton judges to retire
After 10 years in Davison County, Mitchell's felony court judge will step down from behind the bench. Tim Bjorkman, a Salem-based judge in South...
March 21, 2017 - 5:36pm
March 13, 2017
Jail population, work release numbers down in 2017
Work is the gateway to a crime-free life. That's what First Circuit Court Judge Tim Bjorkman thinks, and it's why he lets some inmates in Davison...
March 13, 2017 - 5:05pm
December 18, 2014
Magistrate judge named to Seventh Judicial Circuit
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has appointed Bernie Schuchmann as a full-time magistrate judge for the Seventh Judicial Circuit. Schuchmann is an adjunct professor at Black Hills State University and previously served as Lawrence County's chief public defender. He...
December 18, 2014 - 12:11am
April 26, 2013
South Dakota governor appoints Mike Day new circuit judge
PIERRE (AP) -- Belle Fourche attorney Mike Day will be the newest judge in South Dakota's Fourth Judicial Circuit. Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced the appointment Friday. Day will fill the vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of Judge John Bastian. The Fourth Circuit includes...
April 26, 2013 - 2:59pm
April 14, 2013
Huron lawyer appointed magistrate judge in SD
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Supreme Court has appointed a Huron lawyer to be a new magistrate judge in a judicial circuit that covers 14 counties in the eastern part of the state. Carmen Means will be sworn in on Friday. Means graduated from Madison High School in 1985, received...
April 14, 2013 - 5:20pm
January 13, 2013
New judge sworn in for SD's Second Circuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A new judge has been sworn in to the Second Judicial Circuit serving Lincoln and Minnehaha counties. KELO-TV reported Mark Salter was sworn in as the 35th judge in the Second Judicial Circuit on Friday. Salter replaces William J. Srstka , who is retiring. Salter...
January 13, 2013 - 6:18pm
January 10, 2013
New judge appointed for 1st Judicial Circuit
Minnehaha County Chief Deputy State's Attorney Gordon Swanson will be the newest magistrate judge in South Dakota's First Judicial Circuit. ...
January 10, 2013 - 6:39am
December 15, 2012
Smith sworn in as judge
In all likelihood, it was the first and last time Pat Smith will proclaim "let's eat cake" in a courtroom. Smith, who served as Davison...
December 15, 2012 - 6:43am
October 23, 2012
Clear Lake attorney appointed new Third Judicial Circuit judge
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed a Clear Lake attorney as the next judge in South Dakota's Third Judicial Circuit. Deuel County State's Attorney Greg Stoltenburg will succeed Judge David Gienapp, who is retiring at the end of the year. Stoltenburg has been a member...
October 23, 2012 - 11:40am
August 28, 2012
Larry Long to be next presiding judge in SD's largest circuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Former attorney general Larry Long has been named the next presiding judge in South Dakota's largest judicial circuit. South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson announced the appointment in the Second Judicial Circuit on Tuesday. Long will move...
August 28, 2012 - 1:59pm