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UPDATE: Fire at California loft party kills at least 9, two dozen missing
Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer plane-crash victims
Obama urges the public to tell Republicans not to 'abandon' the ACA
Emergency officials: We won't let pipeline protesters freeze
Attorney general issues video appeal over pipeline protests
Starbucks CEO steps down to focus on high-end coffee, shares dip
Burger King follows McDonald's with sales abroad beating U.S.
No partner in sight, Twitter faces tough solo choices
Apple sends out invites for Oct. 27 event
Davison County receives Gold Level award
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
Vinatieri's field goal gives South Dakota State playoff win
No. 7 Concordia hands No. 1 DWU women first loss
A diligent Cavalier: Bon Homme's Mesman is Daily Republic's volleyball player of the year
No. 3 Iowa tops SDSU wrestling 29-8
Pierre handles Mitchell in opening dual
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Former Ethan woman celebrates a century
Former Parkston man turns 80
Donald J. Star
Rochelle Nancy Linaman-Riners
Robert G. Hoscheid
LETTER: Columnists and reporters should be kept separate
LETTER: State sales tax needs fixing
Looking for just a little more time
IN OTHER WORDS: South Dakota's DUI carnage continues
Christmas at the Capitol
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
June 13, 2013
ABC News to seek dismissal of 'pink slime' lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- ABC News says it intends to ask a circuit court to dismiss a South Dakota beef processing company's defamation lawsuit now...
June 13, 2013 - 1:57pm
June 12, 2013
Parkston farmer awarded $1 million in fraud case
OLIVET (AP) -- A Parkston farmer has been awarded more than $1 million against a former Watertown cattle seller for misrepresenting the origin of a shipment of cattle to his farm. A Hutchinson County jury awarded farmer Curtis Huether $100,000 in damages and $1 million in punitive...
June 12, 2013 - 10:17am
June 4, 2013
Downtown deal goes to trial
The former owners of the Sweet Shoppe & Deli claimed Monday during a one-day trial that they're owed $10,000 from the woman who bought the business. She...
June 4, 2013 - 6:09am
May 24, 2013
Former counselor sues Lyman School District
PRESHO -- The Lyman School District is being sued for more than $150,000 by a former counselor who claims he was fired by the district because of his age. In a complaint filed in January, Mark Dunn, of Chamberlain, accuses the Lyman School District of age discrimination.
May 24, 2013 - 6:16pm
AG announces agreement in e-book price fixing case
PIERRE -- Attorney General Marty Jackley announced this week the resolution of a multi-state antitrust investigation against Penguin Group for price fixing and collusion in the e-book market. South Dakota has reached an agreement with Penguin Group to settle allegations the company...
May 24, 2013 - 7:10am
May 21, 2013
Parties settle in Thirsty's bar assault lawsuit
A lawsuit stemming from a 2011 bar assault in Mitchell that left the victim with brain injuries has ended in a confidential settlement. The settlement was confirmed Tuesday by Russ Janklow, Sioux Falls-based attorney for Vicki Hubner. She is the mother of victim Clint Dreyer, who...
May 21, 2013 - 9:59pm
May 20, 2013
2008 car crash goes to court
A jury heard opening arguments Monday at the Davison County Courthouse in a case stemming from a May 3, 2008, traffic accident in Mitchell. Plaintiffs Carl and Rose Karrasch, of Artesian, are suing the estate of the late Marvin Titze for damages they allege occurred when Titze ran...
May 20, 2013 - 7:40pm
April 30, 2013
Judge dismisses First Premier lawsuit over upfront card fees
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A federal lawsuit that aimed to stop a watchdog agency from enforcing credit card rules limiting upfront fees has been dismissed. U.S. District Judge Karen Schreier on Tuesday dismissed the suit by First Premier Bank and Premier Bankcard against the U.S.
April 30, 2013 - 3:58pm
Judge questions whether lawmaker can push robo-call case in courts
SD robo-call case might go a different direction SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota state senator is considering filing a federal complaint against those who operated a robo-call campaign criticizing some Republican legislators last year. Dakota Dunes lawmaker Dan Lederman has already...
April 30, 2013 - 2:13pm
April 19, 2013
Judge substitutes regents for 4-H as defendant in injury lawsuit
ABERDEEN (AP) -- A judge has ruled that the South Dakota Board of Regents should be a party in a lawsuit determining liability for injuries an 11-year-old boy suffered when he fell out of a camp bunk bed. The civil lawsuit filed in Brown County says the incident occurred in June...
April 19, 2013 - 7:19pm
April 15, 2013
Sioux Falls' Wiley's Tavern sued for playing songs without paying fee
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- One of the nation's largest music licensing agencies has sued a downtown Sioux Falls bar for allegedly playing pop songs for its customers without paying the licensing fee. Broadcast Music International is among 13 plaintiffs in a lawsuit filed in federal court...
April 15, 2013 - 1:43pm
April 10, 2013
Munsterman's company barred by feds from price-negotiating
BROOKINGS (AP) -- A company run by a South Dakota state lawmaker that negotiates contracts between chiropractors and insurance companies has...
April 10, 2013 - 2:16pm
April 8, 2013
Pierre coop sues Anderson Seed
MENTOR, Minn. -- A lawsuit by CHS Inc. in Minnesota may eventually offer a window into precisely what made Anderson Seed Inc.
April 8, 2013 - 9:29pm
April 4, 2013
Court rules Alexandria man not entitled to insurance in death of 6-year-old
ALEXANDRIA -- An Alexandria man involved in a 2007 skid-loader accident that caused the death of his girlfriend's 6-year-old daughter has lost an appeal to the South Dakota Supreme Court. In a decision filed Wednesday, the Supreme Court affirmed Judge Sean O'Brien's earlier ruling...
April 4, 2013 - 5:31pm
March 21, 2013
LAWSUIT: NASCAR driver denies pulling fast one on Mitchell's Klock Werks
NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer has asked a judge to dismiss a Mitchell custom motorcycle builder's lawsuit against him. In court documents filed...
March 21, 2013 - 9:02pm