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Thune talks IHS, tribal relations with Wagner students
Abrahamson Elected SDREA Secretary
Chamberlain man arrested for assault with machete
Bridgewater family displaced by Monday fire
Two Civil War veterans’ headstones dedicated Wednesday
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Munsen birth announcement
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
October 18, 2016
U.S. police chiefs group apologizes for 'historical mistreatment' of minorities
The president of America's largest police organization issued a formal apology Monday to the nation's minority population "for the actions of...
October 18, 2016 - 4:04pm
September 29, 2016
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
South Dakota's sheriff offices are significantly understaffed. It's a common theme we hear that leaves us concerned about the future of law enforcement...
September 29, 2016 - 5:16pm
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