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Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Two injured in separate crashes in Mitchell
Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
ADs to consider basketball, volleyball postseason plans this week
Mitchell starts season strong
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Gimenez hardest transition to Twins may be getting son on the bandwagon
Tonkin polishing new cutter in Twins bullpen
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 20, 2016
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
LEMMON (AP) — A Lemmon couple is offering a $2,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of whoever stole seven of their cows earlier this summer. The Rapid City Journal reports the cattle owned by Vincent and Susan Gunn was stolen in June from their ranch...
September 20, 2016 - 10:51am
September 10, 2016
Name of Oregon woman killed in SD crash released
LEMMON (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an Oregon woman who died in a rollover in South Dakota. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety identifies the victim of Thursday evening's crash as 45-year-old Alexandra O'Hara of Salem, Oregon. The Highway Patrol says O'Hara...
September 10, 2016 - 11:06am
September 9, 2016
1-vehicle rollover near Lemmon kills 45-year-old woman
LEMMON (AP) — A one-vehicle crash in Corson County killed a woman. The Highway Patrol says the 45-year-old driver failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. Highway 12 about 15 miles east of Lemmon. Her car went into the ditch, back onto the roadway and then rolled multiple times. The...
September 9, 2016 - 11:53am
August 24, 2016
Lemmon's chance to be capital for a day approaching
PIERRE (AP) — Lemmon's chance to be the honorary South Dakota capital for a day this month is approaching quickly. Gov. Dennis Daugaard's office says activities for the Aug. 31 event will include a community lunch, main street walk and tours around town. First lady Linda Daugaard...
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
August 4, 2016
Lemmon will be South Dakota's capital for a day Aug. 31
PIERRE (AP) — The northwest South Dakota community of Lemmon has been chosen to be the state's capital for a day at the end of the month. Gov. Dennis Daugaard says Lemmon will step in for Pierre Aug. 31 as part of his Capital for a Day program. Daugaard has said the program allows...
August 4, 2016 - 10:48am
September 11, 2015
Lemmon celebrates business climate with block party
LEMMON (AP) — The South Dakota city of Lemmon is celebrating a healthy business climate with a block party on Friday. Mayor Neal Pinnow tells KBJM-AM that the town near the North Dakota border benefits from a strong agricultural economy, young people moving into the community...
September 11, 2015 - 1:36pm
June 1, 2015
Indictment: Lemmon woman provided rifle in manslaughter case
BISON (AP) — A woman provided the semi-automatic rifle that her common-law husband used to shoot and kill a man in their northwestern South Dakota home, a grand jury indictment filed this week alleged. Samantha Briscoe was indicted Wednesday and is charged with first-degree...
June 1, 2015 - 11:06am
May 29, 2015
Common-law wife charged for role in Lemmon manslaughter case
BISON (AP) — Authorities have charged the common-law wife of a northwestern South Dakota man accused of shooting a man in their home for her role in the man's death. Samantha Briscoe was indicted Wednesday and arrested Thursday on a charge of first-degree aiding and abetting...
May 29, 2015 - 11:02am
April 24, 2015
Bond set for Lemmon man charged with shooting man at home
BISON (AP) — A judge has set bond for a northwestern South Dakota man accused of shooting a man in his home at $150,000. Twenty-two-year-old Brady Hooker appeared in court for the first time this week. KBJM-AM reports authorities say Hooker shot 32-year-old Leon Paulsen...
April 24, 2015 - 2:11pm
April 20, 2015
Northwestern SD man arrested on manslaughter charge
LEMMON (AP) — A northwestern South Dakota man accused of participating in a shooting is facing a manslaughter charge. South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says 22-year-old Brady Hooker was arrested over the weekend. Jackley says Hooker shot 32-year-old Leon Paulsen following...
April 20, 2015 - 2:06pm
November 11, 2014
SD Guardsman balances service, family farm
FARGO, N.D. — Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Campbell, 31, of Lemmon is one of the farmer-soldiers who make the Army National Guard fit into his life....
November 11, 2014 - 5:10pm
June 16, 2014
Lt. governor to speak in Lemmon, Hettinger
LEMMON, N.D. (AP) — South Dakota Lt. Gov. Matt Michels will be in the South Dakota town of Lemmon and the North Dakota town of Hettinger on Monday to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the two states' entrance into statehood. Michels will speak at 3:30 p.m. MDT at the Lemmon...
June 16, 2014 - 2:20pm
May 2, 2014
Southwest Grain announces $5.8 million expansion
Work has begun on a new grain cleaning and handling facility and concrete upright grain storage bins in Lemmon.
May 2, 2014 - 7:31am
April 4, 2013
Prescribed burn sparks grassland fire near Lemmon, Buffalo
LEMMON (AP) -- A prescribed burn started by the U.S. Forest Service southeast of Hettinger, N.D., escaped containment lines and scorched nearly 22 square miles of grassland into South Dakota's Perkins County, officials said Thursday. Grand River District Ranger Paul Hancock said...
April 4, 2013 - 1:13pm
June 19, 2012
Lemmon man killed in construction accident
LEMMON (AP) -- A 58-year-old Lemmon man was killed when a packer rolled and he was pinned as he worked along South Dakota Highway 73. Kirby Chapman with the Perkins County Sheriff's Office says Steven Bootz was driving the packer Monday morning when it rolled into a ditch, pinning...
June 19, 2012 - 3:41pm