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Fargo man assists in dramatic water rescue of woman whose car plunged into a Minnesota lake
Delta creates special Rapid City flight for Belgian tourists
South Dakota agency find two-thirds of deer fawns survive
Deadwood gets wildfire planning recommendations
Yankton collective launches cooking supplies drive
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
$297M wind farm project now in PUC process
Teaching massage techniques
'Dying at your desk is not a retirement plan'
place a business brief
A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
South Dakota ag groups scrutinize Pruitt visit
Amid farmer pressure, EPA’s Pruitt visits Reliance farm
SD Corn Growers plan to give Pruitt the cold shoulder during visit
Photos from the Harve Johnston/Bryan Wilson Memorial Baseball Tournament
Indians avoid sweep by Twins with 4-1 win
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Johnson falls back into four-way tie for U.S. Open lead: Mickelson penalized for hitting moving ball
Fowles dominates as surging Lynx topple Liberty
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
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
Sherrie Sue Soulek
Bernard "Bernie" Nelson
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
OPINION: Out of a dream and one’s heart
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
March 7, 2018
More juveniles intertwined with SD drug problem
One out of every five juvenile arrests last year in South Dakota was related to drugs, putting a somber outlook on a problem at the forefront...
March 7, 2018 - 5:17pm
December 30, 2017
Diversion program for juveniles expected to increase in 2018
In an effort to prevent juveniles from entering the criminal justice system, court services in Davison County offer an informal diversion program....
December 30, 2017 - 10:00am
July 14, 2015
More than 80 percent of delinquent girls in some states have endured sexual abuse
The beatings started when Esché Jackson was 7. She fled home in south Los Angeles at 13, bouncing from couch to couch. The following year, after police arrested her 17-year-old boyfriend on a murder charge, she landed in a juvenile detention facility for running away. "Nobody...
July 14, 2015 - 4:31pm
September 11, 2014
South Dakota's two metro areas focus on minority youth trouble
PIERRE -- South Dakota's two most populated counties received funding approval Thursday so they can further attempt reducing the percentages of minority youth who have contact with the criminal justice system. Minnehaha County and Pennington County each will get $60,000, the state...
September 11, 2014 - 5:13pm
SD locking up fewer kids
Initiative tried in Sioux Falls and Rapid City will spread.
October 11, 2013 - 5:25pm
State eyes youth minority arrest rates
PIERRE -- Arrest rates in Pennington and Minnehaha counties are much higher for youths who are American Indians and black than for those who are white. The state Council on Juvenile Services decided Wednesday to send $60,000 apiece to those two counties to better address that disproportionate...
September 11, 2013 - 7:07pm
July 22, 2013
2 boys ranch runaways caught near Kennebec after vehicle chase
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Authorities say two runaways from a Sioux Falls-area ranch for troubled boys have been caught after leading authorities on chases involving a stolen vehicle. The Argus Leader reports that the boys were apprehended Monday morning in Lyman County. Lyman County...
July 22, 2013 - 2:24pm
April 3, 2013
Teen court program comes to Yankton County
YANKTON (AP) -- The Boys and Girls Clubs of South Dakota has brought its teen court program to Yankton County. The media reports that the first-time offender diversion program allows juvenile offenders to admit guilt in cases to have their juvenile record cleared. The goal is to...
April 3, 2013 - 8:06am
March 22, 2013
Kids locked up at high rate in SD
South Dakota has the highest rate of juvenile incarceration in the nation, a report says. According to a report released Feb. 27 by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, South Dakota's rate of juvenile incarceration was 575 juveniles per 100,000 in 2010, an 8 percent increase from 1997,...
March 22, 2013 - 5:48pm
January 30, 2013
Legislation could affect sentencing in Diaz case
PIERRE -- A proposed change to South Dakota law would mean juvenile offenders convicted of the most serious crimes could face up to life in prison, but not a mandatory life sentence. The legislation, Senate Bill 39, would bring South Dakota into compliance with a recent U.S....
January 30, 2013 - 4:54am
September 4, 2012
Children's Justice Conference sessions set
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The South Dakota Unified Judicial System is sponsoring Children's Justice Conference sessions this month in Rapid City and Sioux Falls. The Sept. 11 conference in Rapid City and the Sept.
September 4, 2012 - 7:17am
August 23, 2012
Juvenile justice focus of conference next month
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Attorneys, judges, social workers and mental health professionals will gather in Sioux Falls and Rapid City next month to talk about the juvenile justice system. The second annual Children's Justice Conference is being held in Rapid City on Sept. 11 and in Sioux...
August 23, 2012 - 11:04am
August 7, 2012
Judge denies cameras, recorders in Huron rape trial
HURON (AP) -- A South Dakota judge has ruled that news organizations will not be allowed to use audio recording devices in the courtroom during the trial of a Huron bar owner accused of raping a 12-year-old girl and two 14-year-olds after serving them alcohol. Prosecutors allege...
August 7, 2012 - 3:09pm