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Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
November 18, 2014
Lower Brule man gets probation for assault
A Lower Brule man convicted of assault was sentenced on Oct. 22 by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno. Colin Colombe, 40, was sentenced to two years of probation, 90 days of jail time and a $25 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund. Colombe was indicted by a federal...
November 18, 2014 - 1:12pm
October 12, 2014
AMY KIRK: I may not be certain which turn to take...but I know where Lower Brule is
I happen to be a perfectly good roadmap reader, just not for my husband. When I travel alone around South Dakota, I always manage to get to my...
October 12, 2014 - 12:37pm
October 9, 2014
Lower Brule man sentenced for simple assault of a child under 16
A Lower Brule man pleaded guilty Monday to probation for simple assault on a child under 16. Marvin Grassrope Jr., 19, was sentenced to 18 months of probation and fined $25, which will go to the Federal Crime Victims Fund. The conviction stems from an incident that took place in...
October 9, 2014 - 6:10pm
October 2, 2014
Lyman schools look at restructuring
PRESHO — The Lyman School District is considering a restructure. About 20 people attended a meeting of a 12-member committee earlier this...
October 2, 2014 - 6:15pm
July 4, 2014
Lower Brule man sentenced for sexual abuse of minor
A Lower Brule man convicted of sexual abuse of a minor was sentenced on June 30 by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Gerald Duane Iron Shooter, 21, was sentenced to 14 months in custody, five years of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims...
July 4, 2014 - 2:20pm
June 25, 2014
Man accused of releasing horses is out on bond
FORT PIERRE (AP) — A Lower Brule man accused of releasing 37 horses at the Stanley County Fairgrounds is out of jail on a $5,000 bond. The 24-year-old James Pourier earlier pleaded not guilty to various charges including aggravated assault, destruction of property, burglary,...
June 25, 2014 - 5:26pm
June 11, 2014
Lower Brule man sentenced for assaulting girlfriend
A Lower Brule man was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange on May 28 for assault resulting in substantial bodily injury to a spouse or dating partner. Shane Coleman, 25, was convicted of the crime earlier this year. He was sentenced to 15 months in custody, two...
June 11, 2014 - 10:42pm
May 16, 2014
Grand jury indicts man in fairgrounds horse case
PIERRE (AP) A grand jury in Stanley County has indicted a man accused of releasing 37 horses at the County Fairgrounds. KCCR radio reports that 24-year-old James Pourier, of Lower Brule, now faces charges of aggravated assault, burglary, criminal trespass, vandalism and injury...
May 16, 2014 - 7:28pm
Oacoma calls tribal casino 'too big'
OACOMA -- In the debate regarding a potential $52.5 million casino on its outskirts, the town of Oacoma voiced its opposition to the project quite clearly Thursday night. In a public forum at the Oacoma Community Center, town board president Mike Schreiber led an hour-long talk about...
May 16, 2014 - 6:48am
May 14, 2014
Six earn graduation honors from LBCC in May 9 ceremony
LOWER BRULE -- Six graduates from Lower Brule, Fort Thompson and Chamberlain were honored May 9 during the 2014 graduation ceremony hosted by...
May 14, 2014 - 8:26pm
April 29, 2014
LBCC graduation ceremony set May 9
LOWER BRULE — Six students from Lower Brule, Fort Thompson and Chamberlain are eligible for graduation from Lower Brule Community College for spring 2014. The college will host the graduation ceremony at 1 p.m. on May 9 in the Lower Brule Community Center. The college will...
April 29, 2014 - 3:23pm
April 17, 2014
Lower Brule man gets prison for assault of officer
A Lower Brule man convicted of assaulting, resisting or impeding a federal officer was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Dru Peterson, 26, was sentenced to eight months of custody, two years of supervised release and a $100 special assessment to the Federal...
April 17, 2014 - 9:24pm
January 2, 2014
Lower Brule man gets prsion for controlled substance in mail
A Lower Brule man convicted of possession of a controlled substance analogue was sentenced Dec. 23 by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno. Joshua Brouse, 30, was sentenced to four months in custody, one year of supervised release, a $1,000 fine and a $25 special assessment to...
January 2, 2014 - 7:46pm
December 15, 2013
Lower Brule man sentenced for abusive sexual contact
A Lower Brule man convicted of abusive sexual contact with a minor was sentenced Thursday. Robert Stricker, 39, was sentenced to 30 months of custody, five years of supervised release and a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund. The conviction stems from...
December 15, 2013 - 9:45pm
December 6, 2013
Lower Brule casino at Oacoma takes next step
Tribe’s environmental assessment under way with July completion target.
December 6, 2013 - 11:38pm