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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
September 22, 2016
Tulsa officer charged with manslaughter for fatal shooting seen on video
TULSA, Okla. (Reuters) - The white Tulsa police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man was charged with manslaughter on Thursday and a...
September 22, 2016 - 3:51pm
September 20, 2016
Man fatally shot by Tulsa police was unarmed, chief says, as 'disturbing' video is released
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police released video footage Monday that shows a white police officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man - footage that...
September 20, 2016 - 11:33am
August 25, 2016
Sioux Falls police union members reject proposed contract
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Members of the Sioux Falls police union have rejected the two-year labor contract that city officials have offered them. The Fraternal Order of Police, representing about 220 Sioux Falls police officers, and the city announced the contract stalemate Wednesday....
August 25, 2016 - 11:29am
August 24, 2016
Minimum-security prison inmate missing in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities are looking for a minimum-security state prison inmate who walked away from a community service job in Rapid City. Corrections officials say 36-year-old Michael Merrival went missing Tuesday. He's serving 10 years for a grand theft conviction in Pennington...
August 24, 2016 - 10:48am
August 23, 2016
Aberdeen man shot by police officer released from hospital
ABERDEEN (AP) - An Aberdeen man who was shot by a police officer has been released from a Sioux Falls hospital and taken to jail. Twenty-one-year-old Ehkhu Hser Poe is accused of assaulting four people, including an officer. Court documents allege he was armed with a knife but don't...
August 23, 2016 - 11:39am
August 18, 2016
Seven Chicago officers face firing for role in 2014 shooting of teen
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago's police superintendent has recommended that seven officers be fired after they were accused of lying about the details...
August 18, 2016 - 1:47pm
State Patrol to help tribe during big powwow
FORT THOMPSON – For the fourth consecutive year, South Dakota’s Highway Patrol will partner with the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe in a joint enforcement operation during the Dakota Nation powwowt his Friday through Sunday, Aug. 19-21, in Fort Thompson.The Highway Patrol was first invited...
August 18, 2016 - 12:42pm
August 16, 2016
Aurora County deputies participate in active shooter training
PLANKINTON—The Aurora County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday completed the first session of a three-part training series, simulating an active shooter in a school. In the morning at the library of the Plankinton School, Aurora County deputies participated in a training exercise...
August 16, 2016 - 5:29pm
August 15, 2016
Man shot by Aberdeen police officer in weekend incident
ABERDEEN (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man who was shot by an Aberdeen police officer for felony aggravated assault and drug charges. Attorney General Marty Jackley says the incident happened after officers responded to a disturbance call at a residence shortly after midnight...
August 15, 2016 - 1:01pm
August 11, 2016
Son of woman killed during police role-play forgives officer who shot her
It wasn't supposed to be Mary Knowlton. When it came time for the live role-play portion of the citizen police academy Tuesday night, organized by the local chamber of commerce at the Punta Gorda Police Department, another woman volunteered first. But she wasn't ready, a witness told...
August 11, 2016 - 12:10pm
Sioux Falls police to return gift cards over ethics concerns
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are returning about 300 gift cards donated by area churches due to ethics concerns. The gift cards for local eateries and coffee shops flowed in as a show of support for law enforcement after five Dallas police officers were killed and seven...
August 11, 2016 - 11:30am
August 10, 2016
Baltimore officials, justice department promises sweeping overhaul of city police
Baltimore's top law enforcement and political leaders vowed a sweeping overhaul of the city police department after the Justice Department issued...
August 10, 2016 - 11:49am
August 3, 2016
OUR VIEW: Officers needed positive response following uncertainty
Every day, we're seeing and hearing great acts of kindness toward local law enforcement at a time it's desperately needed. We see it on social media almost daily. A local group — a church, a day care, a business — is doing something heartfelt toward law enforcement officers....
August 3, 2016 - 5:49pm
July 28, 2016
U.S. leaders seek unity at vigil for slain Louisiana officers
BATON ROUGE, La. (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Loretta Lynch called for unity to honor three slain Louisiana...
July 28, 2016 - 5:04pm
July 21, 2016
AG clears officer who shot man twice in Hot Springs
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says a Hot Springs officer who shot a man twice while responding to a disturbance call was justified in firing his weapon. A report released Thursday says officer Kyle Maciejewski shot 20-year-old Dylan Huff twice sometime...
July 21, 2016 - 5:48pm