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Tight security as Madame Tussauds unveils waxwork of Trump and his 'trademark hairstyle'
Trump says he’ll keep tweeting as president, won't move press briefings
Ex-president George H.W. Bush moved into intensive care; wife hospitalized
State officials hope ruling moves case to US Supreme Court
Rapid City gas station clerk stabbed to death in robbery
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Harrisburg fends off Kernel boys
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
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