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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Garlan "Gar" Edgar Mueller
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
November 17, 2014
SD Lottery to make announcement about $1M ticket winner
South Dakota Lottery will make an announcement in Pierre today regarding the $1 million Powerball ticket sold in Mitchell in October. The person or people who bought the winning ticket have not yet been identified because they haven't received their winnings, said Kelly Thompson,...
November 17, 2014 - 4:42pm
October 31, 2014
$1M Powerball ticket winner still hasn't come forward
The person who bought a $1 million Powerball lottery ticket sold in Mitchell still hasn't come forward. Kelly Thompson, director of advertising and public relations for South Dakota State Lottery, told The Daily Republic on Friday that no one has presented a ticket or claimed to...
October 31, 2014 - 10:28am
October 27, 2014
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Mitchell
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Lottery officials say a Powerball ticket worth $1 million has been sold in Mitchell. Officials say the ticket holder matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Powerball on Saturday's drawing. The winning numbers are 6, 10, 51, 54, 57, and...
October 27, 2014 - 6:34am
October 7, 2014
Jamaican DJ files plea deal in lottery scam
By Dave Kolpack FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A prominent Jamaican disc jockey charged for his role in a lottery scam targeting older people in the Dakotas and elsewhere is scheduled to plead guilty. Deon-ville O'Hara, also known as ZJ Wah Wa, is among 26 people who were indicted by...
October 7, 2014 - 10:06pm
September 29, 2014
Retired nurse from Hoven claims $200K Wild Card 2 jackpot
HOVEN (AP) — A retired nurse in Hoven has claimed the $200,000 Wild Card 2 jackpot in Saturday's drawing. South Dakota Lottery officials say Christa Ramirez is the lucky ticket holder. Officials say Ramirez matched all five white ball numbers and the wild card. Ramirez says...
September 29, 2014 - 8:21pm
Hot Lotto ticket sold in Kadoka worth $9,000
KADOKA (AP) — A Hot Lotto ticket sold in Kadoka is worth $9,000 in the latest drawing. State lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Hot Ball to win the game's $3,000 third prize, at odds of 1 in about 139,000. The ticket holder also...
September 29, 2014 - 11:41am
September 22, 2014
Powerball ticket sold in Hot Springs worth $10,000
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — South Dakota lottery officials say a Powerball ticket sold in Hot Springs is worth $10,000. The ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball in the Saturday drawing to win the game's third prize. The odds of winning it are 1 in about 650,000. The...
September 22, 2014 - 2:13pm
September 18, 2014
Winning Powerball tickets sold in Aberdeen, Rapid City
ABERDEEN (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Aberdeen is worth $10,000 in the Wednesday drawing, and a ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $20,000. South Dakota lottery officials say both tickets matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's $10,000...
September 18, 2014 - 3:44pm
September 5, 2014
State lottery shifts direction and promotes video lottery
PIERRE — The South Dakota Lottery is shifting its marketing away from individual products such as specific games and is promoting more play of video lottery terminals that are privately owned. The state agency has $100,000 earmarked in its budget this year for advertising video...
September 5, 2014 - 4:32pm
August 7, 2014
Wild Care 2 winner sold in Mitchell
A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Mitchell is worth $6,000 following the Aug. 6 drawing The owner of the ticket matched five of five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to win the game's second prize. Winning numbers are 1, 7, 8, 17, 26 and the Wild Card is the Ace of Spades....
August 7, 2014 - 9:26pm
July 31, 2014
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Hartford worth $6,000
HARTFORD (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Hartford is worth $6,000 in Wednesday's drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to win the game's second prize. The odds of winning it are 1 in about 127,000. The...
July 31, 2014 - 3:47pm
July 24, 2014
14 Clear Lake co-workers claim $230,000 jackpot
PIERRE (AP) — A group of 14 co-workers from a Watertown area business have claimed their $230,000 Wild Card 2 jackpot. South Dakota lottery officials say the "EMPI 14" all work in the West Building of the EMPI facility in Clear Lake. They've been collectively purchasing lottery...
July 24, 2014 - 11:20pm
June 26, 2014
Most SD lottery revenue down, officials say
PIERRE -- The 2014 budget year that ends June 30 hasn't been kind to the South Dakota Lottery. Officials said Thursday revenue was down; the estimated total through June 14 from the three sets of games was nearly $105.7 million. At the similar point one year ago it was $107.5 million. State...
June 26, 2014 - 10:01pm
June 11, 2014
Vermillion man claims $154,737 lotto jackpot
PIERRE — At first, Derek Ronning thought his co-workers were playing a joke on him. “I figured maybe they’d put a fake ticket in my wallet to make me think I was a winner,” said the Vermillion man, who works nights for the city of Vermillion. “So I stared at the ticket...
June 11, 2014 - 8:18am
June 8, 2014
Dakota Cash ticket sold in Vermillion worth $154K
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Lottery officials say a Dakota Cash ticket sold in Vermillion is worth $154,737. The ticket matched all five numbers in Saturday's drawing. The odds of doing so are 1 in 324,632. The winning numbers are 5, 6, 10, 27 and 33. Officials say the...
June 8, 2014 - 10:12pm