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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Huron's late charge upends Marlins boys
Area basketball roundup: Winner takes down Red Raiders
Mitchell in 25th after first day at Rapid City Invite
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
Redfield, contractor in court dispute over sewer work
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota city of Redfield and a contractor are engaged in a legal battle over work done on a $757,000 storm and sanitary sewer project. Quam Construction Co. says it encountered unforeseen circumstances on the Shar-Winn Estates project that the city...
January 10, 2014 - 10:20am
January 9, 2014
Chamberlain, development corp sue businessman for $200,000
CHAMBERLAIN — The city of Chamberlain and the Lake Francis Case Development Corp. are each suing a Wyoming company for breaching loan commitments. The two entities claim Arthur B. Alphin, who established A-Square of South Dakota LLC in Chamberlain in 2007, owes loan amounts...
January 9, 2014 - 7:17pm
December 19, 2013
Judge tosses part of 4-H cheating suit
Bayley Kroupa also claimed her right to due process under the 14th Amendment was denied when she was never given a chance to appeal or present evidence to 4-H officials.
December 19, 2013 - 10:04pm
December 17, 2013
ABC asks judge to throw out 'pink slime' lawsuit
By Dirk Lamers ELK POINT (AP) — A lawyer for ABC on Tuesday asked a circuit judge to throw out a defamation lawsuit related to its coverage...
December 17, 2013 - 11:11pm
ABC News bid to toss ‘pink slime’ case planned today in Elk Point
By Karl Plume The fate of a $1.2 billion lawsuit accusing ABC News of damaging a beef producer’s profits and reputation through its reports about a controversial product dubbed by critics as “pink slime” might be determined this week. Oral arguments on whether Beef Products...
December 17, 2013 - 7:42am
December 16, 2013
North Carolina AG sues SD online lender
Attorney general claims Western Sky Financial violated state laws banning outrageous interest rates; Western Sky Financial says that, as a tribal entity, it doesn't have to follow state law.
December 16, 2013 - 8:01pm
December 12, 2013
SD files brief in US Supreme Court case on guns
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says South Dakota has joined with 26 other states in filing a friend-of-the-court brief in a U.S. Supreme Court case involving the sale of guns. Jackley says South Dakota allows private gun sales between law abiding citizens. He...
December 12, 2013 - 7:04am
November 18, 2013
Rapid City mayor wants dismissed from lawsuit
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City Mayor Sam Kooiker wants his name struck from a lawsuit filed by a former city landfill employee who claims Kooiker's actions as a city councilman four years ago helped get him fired and damaged his reputation. Magistrate Judge John Simko will decide...
November 18, 2013 - 2:05pm
November 15, 2013
Death in Sioux Falls detox center sparks lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The daughter of a woman who died in the Minnehaha County Detoxification Center is suing in federal court, saying workers did not properly care for her mother. Charleen Karr, 48, died Nov. 18, 2012. Authorities said she was taken to the detox center in Sioux...
November 15, 2013 - 2:48pm
November 13, 2013
Sioux tribe to discuss Black Hills negotiations
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council next week plans to discuss whether to reopen negotiations with the federal government over compensation for the taking of the Black Hills in the 1800s. Tribal President Bryan Brewer and Mario Gonzalez, an attorney representing...
November 13, 2013 - 11:49am
November 10, 2013
Lawsuit between Aberdeen hospital and doctor dismissed
ABERDEEN (AP) — A civil lawsuit filed by an Aberdeen hospital seeking payment from an Ohio doctor has been dismissed. The Aberdeen American News reported the two sides came to an agreement to resolve the case, which was scheduled for trial next week. The suit by Avera St. Luke’s...
November 10, 2013 - 10:04pm
November 5, 2013
Family sues BIA for $2.1M over Lower Brule jail death
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The family of a man who died after a fall in a jail on an American Indian reservation in South Dakota is suing the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs for $2.1 million for wrongful death. The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in South Dakota alleges that jailers...
November 5, 2013 - 12:15pm
October 19, 2013
NDSU sows legal oats vs. SD seed company
By Northern Plains News Service North Dakota State University is suing a Brookings business over alleged violations of the federal Plant Variety Protection Act. The lawsuit concerns “Souris,” an oat variety the university developed. Tuesday, NDSU filed a complaint in...
October 19, 2013 - 8:21am
October 16, 2013
Northern Beef worker claims company didn’t give notice
ABERDEEN (AP) — A man laid off by Northern Beef Packers in Aberdeen has filed a class-action lawsuit against the plant that has filed for bankruptcy. The Aberdeen American News reports that Jorge Alvarado claims he and others weren’t given proper notice before losing their...
October 16, 2013 - 6:54am
October 3, 2013
SD court asked to reinstate firefighter lawsuit
SPEARFISH (AP) — A Sioux Falls man who was injured in a car crash with a Chester volunteer firefighter speeding to a fire has asked the South Dakota Supreme Court to reinstate his lawsuit against the firefighter. A trial judge ruled that Areyman Gabriel could not sue Tim Bauman...
October 3, 2013 - 10:20am