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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos
Donations raise questions over upcoming Sioux Falls TIF vote
City may donate South Dakota land to National Park Service
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll: How They Fared
Pressure to win: Prep football coaching tenure decreasing in South Dakota
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Pauline A. Hrdlicka
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
LETTER: Wall Street caused a national security crisis
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
James and Karen Geppert
November 2, 2016
Trump's campaign should be fair game in Trump University trial: lawyers
(Reuters) - Statements Donald Trump has made during his presidential run should generally be admissible in an upcoming civil trial over alleged...
November 2, 2016 - 3:16pm
October 8, 2016
ABC's Diane Sawyer asks that 'pink slime' case be dismissed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — ABC anchor Diane Sawyer, correspondent Jim Avila and the network are asking a South Dakota judge to dismiss a $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit over the network's reports on a meat producer's lean, finely textured beef product, which critics dubbed "pink slime."...
October 8, 2016 - 10:20am
October 4, 2016
SD Supreme Court upholds decisions in Avera suit
The Supreme Court affirmed a local court's decisions last week regarding discrimination and defamation claims filed against an Avera hospital...
October 4, 2016 - 6:40pm
September 17, 2016
Lawsuit settled over 2008 hunting accident in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The wife of a South Dakota man who was killed in a 2008 hunting accident has settled her lawsuit against Remington Arms Co. Carol O'Neal filed the complaint in 2011 over the death of her husband, Lanny, who was killed while deer hunting with friends and family...
September 17, 2016 - 10:02am
September 10, 2016
Ex- player sues city over alleged batting cage incident
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A former college baseball player has sued the city of Sioux Falls over an alleged incident at a batting cage nearly two years ago. The Argus Leader reports that former University of Sioux Falls player Jordan Jeske filed the lawsuit in federal court Thursday. Jeske,...
September 10, 2016 - 10:21am
August 19, 2016
Minnehaha County sues state over denied bridge grant
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Minnehaha County is suing the state for denying a grant to fix a bridge near Brandon. The Argus Leader reports that the County Commission voted unanimously this week to hire a law firm to handle their appeal. County Commissioner Jeff Barth says $2.2 million is...
August 19, 2016 - 11:35am
August 8, 2016
Appeals court: Judge was right to nix oilfield death suit
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — An appeals court has upheld a judge's decision to throw out a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a South Dakota man who was killed in an accident in the North Dakota oil patch five years ago. Fifty-two-year-old Joseph Kronberg, of Bison, South Dakota,...
August 8, 2016 - 11:35am
August 6, 2016
South Dakota to get over $548K in settlement with drug maker
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota state government and consumers will receive more than $548,000 from a 48-state settlement with a drug company accused of anti-competitive practices. South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the state's share of the settlement with drug maker Cephalon...
August 6, 2016 - 9:21am
August 1, 2016
Mitchell Cabela's store not responsible for woman's injury, jury says
A Davison County jury decided Wednesday that Cabela's had no responsibility in an injury of a customer on its property. The decision brings the two-year case against the national retail company to a close. On June 7, 2012, Annette Steilen, of Alexandria, was shopping in Cabela's in...
August 1, 2016 - 1:14pm
July 13, 2016
Court rules in favor of city, former mayor in civil suit
The city of Mitchell and former Mayor Ken Tracy have been cleared on five counts of illegal activity alleged by the man once pegged as the next...
July 13, 2016 - 6:12pm
April 29, 2016
South Dakota getting $525K through Protonix settlement
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota is getting more than half a million dollars in a settlement involving a heartburn treatment. Federal prosecutors say drugmaker Pfizer Inc. has agreed to pay nearly $785 million to resolve allegations that one of its companies failed to give Medicaid the...
April 29, 2016 - 4:31pm
April 15, 2016
Circuit judge to pay $50K in Indian Child Welfare Act case
RAPID CITY (AP) — A state circuit court judge in Rapid City will pay $50,000 in a settlement over whether he concealed information when he was a defendant in a federal lawsuit alleging violations of the Indian Child Welfare Act. U.S. District Chief Judge Jeffrey Viken signed off...
April 15, 2016 - 11:02am
March 3, 2016
City's attorney claims civil lawsuit is supported by 'mere speculation and conjecture'
An attorney for the city of Mitchell and its former mayor continue to dispute several claims of illegal activity. Meghann M. Joyce, of Boyce Law Firm, is still pushing the U.S. District Court to avoid a full trial on a civil case brought against the city of Mitchell and former Mayor...
March 3, 2016 - 9:06pm
City and employee union ordered to return to the negotiating table
The city of Mitchell and the local municipal employees union have been ordered to return to the negotiating table to consider a wage increase for about 75 city employees. The order, issued in late February, came about five months after an attorney representing the American Federation...
March 3, 2016 - 9:25am
March 2, 2016
Former buffalo ranch owner suing North Dakota man over lease
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The former owner of a Dakotas buffalo ranch who was chastised by neighbors and law enforcement for his business practices is suing a man who was leasing the property before it was sold. Florida real estate honcho Maurice Wilder is seeking nearly $200,000 in damages...
March 2, 2016 - 12:27pm