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Alpena, Huron men arrested on meth charges
SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
Winner woman, former educator pleads not guilty to striking student
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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
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
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Defense jumpstarts No. 1 DWU women over Doane
Martin's layup propels DWU past Doane
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
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 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
Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls worth $10,000
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls is worth $10,004 in the Wednesday drawing. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's $10,000 third prize. The odds are 1 in about 650,000. The...
May 8, 2014 - 3:35pm
April 24, 2014
SD Lottery Commission repeals 1991 restriction on promotions
Establishments will have more flexibility to promote video play PIERRE — Managers of video lottery businesses in South Dakota will have a much freer hand to offer promotions as part of a state strategy to increase betting activity and make more money from players. The...
April 24, 2014 - 7:05am
April 15, 2014
OUR VIEW: Don’t trust Lottery officials to commission own study
Frustrated with state lawmakers’ unwillingness to expand video lottery, South Dakota Lottery officials won’t take no for an answer. ...
April 15, 2014 - 6:31am
April 11, 2014
SD Lottery expects less income this year than last
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Lottery is anticipating a slight decrease in revenue this year. Lottery officials estimate $105.7 million in revenue for the fiscal year ending in June 2014. Last year revenue reached $107.5 million. Lotto game sales are down 4.6 percent, reports...
April 11, 2014 - 5:15pm
April 10, 2014
SD Lottery Commission advances gambling study
By Nora Hertel PIERRE (AP) — Despite setbacks during the 2014 legislative session, the South Dakota Lottery said Thursday that it will push forward with a study of problem gambling in the state to help convince lawmakers to expand lottery games. South Dakota Lottery Executive...
April 10, 2014 - 10:57pm
SD lottery revenue stands flat
PIERRE -- Players spent slightly less money on South Dakota Lottery games through the first nine months of this budget year than for the same period in 2013. That would mean less revenue for state government if the trends continue, officials told South Dakota Lottery Commission...
April 10, 2014 - 10:25pm
March 25, 2014
Lottery discusses losses, lessons of session
By Nora Hertel PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Lottery's executive director updated an oversight commission Monday on the defeat of two bills the group championed. Norman Lingle told the Lottery Commission that although the Legislature did not approve the measures, the commission...
March 25, 2014 - 7:37am
March 12, 2014
Sioux Falls man claims $65,629 lottery jackpot
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man has claimed a $65,629 lottery jackpot. South Dakota lottery officials say Kevin Webster won the prize in the Dakota Cash game's March 5 drawing and claimed the money this week. He says he has no definite plans for what to do with the money. The...
March 12, 2014 - 10:42am
March 11, 2014
Lawmaker: South Dakota needs independent gambling info
South Dakota Lottery office should not be in charge of a study on the effects of gambling in the state, a lawmaker said.
March 11, 2014 - 10:40pm
March 6, 2014
$65,629 Dakota Cash jackpot won in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A ticket sold in Sioux Falls has won the $65,629 Dakota Cash jackpot. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched all five numbers in Wednesday's drawing. The winning numbers are 13, 15, 24, 26 and 28. The winner has about six months to claim the...
March 6, 2014 - 8:21pm
February 13, 2014
Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City worth $10,000
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $10,000. State lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball in the Wednesday drawing to win the game's third prize. The odds of doing so are 1 in about 649,000. Powerball...
February 13, 2014 - 5:42pm
January 21, 2014
Sioux Falls man claims $80K Dakota Cash prize
PIERRE (AP) — A Sioux Falls man has stepped forward and claimed a nearly $80,000 Dakota Cash prize. Terry Arshem matched all five numbers in Saturday's drawing to win the $79,809 jackpot. Since Monday was a federal holiday, he had to wait two days to take home his winnings. The...
January 21, 2014 - 4:33pm
January 13, 2014
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Sisseton worth $6,000
SISSETON (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in the northeastern South Dakota city of Sisseton is worth $6,000 in Saturday's drawing. 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. South...
January 13, 2014 - 12:10pm
January 9, 2014
Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Pierre worth $6,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Pierre is worth $6,000 in the latest 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 in the Wednesday drawing. The odds of winning it...
January 9, 2014 - 3:02pm