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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Mitchell’s prom pair: Teachers mark 25 years of putting on the big dance
Poking the science underlying Lake Mitchell's yuck
10 simple ways to help save Earth
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
Palm resigns as publisher of The Daily Republic
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
MHS strength and conditioning program eyes big summer
After Wild are eliminated, it remains to be seen if this was Matt Cullen's last NHL game
Field hustles home as Rays beat Twins in 10
Jeff Teague's answer for struggling Timberwolves: 'Fight fire with fire, man'
MCM's Gottlob signs with DWU women
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Roger A. Sorensen
Thomas A. Thomson
Lissa K. Brown
Lilas I. Schmucker
Doris Elizabeth Jaton
LETTER: Hawks are factor in pheasant numbers
OPINION: Grandpa games; Making memories with grandchildren
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
OPINION: The crash call on April 19, 1993
OPINION: Wisdom should come with age
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Road trip options abound in Manitoba
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
July 22, 2014
Sioux Falls man pleads guilty in fatal New Year's Day crash
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man accused of driving drunk and killing a woman in a New Year's Day crash has pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter and second-offense driving under the influence. The deal between 21-year-old Oscar Madrigal and prosecutors caps his prison...
July 22, 2014 - 12:46pm
July 16, 2014
Ramos again denied parole
Board member says convicted killer of pregnant woman may be freed someday, ‘but not today.’
July 16, 2014 - 7:18am
July 1, 2014
Gonzales sentenced to 130 years for fatal beating
CHAMBERLAIN -- A Gann Valley woman convicted of killing a 4-year-old boy in 2013 will spend at least the next 65 years in prison. Donika Gonzales,...
July 1, 2014 - 11:20pm
May 29, 2014
Man to spend 25 years in prison for child's death
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man found guilty of manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend's 1 1/2-year-old son will spend 25 years in prison. The Argus Leader reports that 26-year-old Congolese refugee Manegabe Ally was sentenced Thursday to 45 years in prison, with 20 years suspended. Ally...
May 29, 2014 - 6:11pm
May 1, 2014
Manderson man gets 9 1/2 years for fatal beating
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Manderson man who beat another man to death with a metal bar has been sentenced to 9 1/2 years in prison. Federal prosecutors say 38-year-old Leonard David Yankton must also pay $3,000 in restitution. According to court documents, Yankton killed Winston...
May 1, 2014 - 11:19am
April 29, 2014
Rapid City woman gets 5 years for crash that killed child
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for causing an accident that killed a child. The U.S. attorney's office says 54-year-old Lavina Mackey earlier pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter. Prosecutors say she was driving while...
April 29, 2014 - 11:01am
April 23, 2014
Lantry man pleads guilty to causing fatal crash
RAPID CITY (AP) — A 20-year-old Lantry man has pleaded guilty to causing an accident that killed his passenger. Court documents indicate Charg Hebb pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter, which has a maximum punishment of a year in custody. Prosecutors say he was speeding...
April 23, 2014 - 6:50pm
April 12, 2014
Dead child’s mother in prison for aggravated assault
CHAMBERLAIN — The mother of Mason Naser was not present for the trial that convicted Donika Gonzales of manslaughter and aggravated assault because she is in prison. Angelina Walters, 29, Mason Naser’s mother, is in the South Dakota State Women’s Prison for an aggravated...
April 12, 2014 - 9:27pm
March 6, 2014
Double-fatal crash trial rescheduled
LAKE ANDES -- The court trial for a Lake Andes man accused of vehicular homicide and first-degree manslaughter has been continued to July. Ronald Ray Fischer Jr., 29, is accused of driving drunk on July 8 and running into two pedestrians in a hotel parking lot in Pickstown. U.S. Fish...
March 6, 2014 - 7:17pm
March 4, 2014
Texting driver gets 9 years in prison for fatal Sioux Falls crash
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A southeast South Dakota man accused of fatally injuring a motorcyclist while speeding and texting has been sentenced to nine years in prison. Twenty-two-year-old Brent O'Neal was sentenced Tuesday in Sioux Falls.
March 4, 2014 - 6:57pm
February 28, 2014
Sioux Falls man convicted of manslaughter in child's death
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A jury in Sioux Falls says a man accused in the death of his girlfriend's 1 ½-year-old son is guilty of manslaughter but not murder. The Argus Leader reports the jury deliberated about four hours before reaching the verdict Thursday. It means 26-year-old...
February 28, 2014 - 8:05am
January 7, 2014
Rapid City man gets 45 years for death
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City man is going to prison on a 45-year sentence for shooting to death another man. Charles Birds Head was earlier convicted of manslaughter for killing 33-year-old Eustacio Maruffo last January in the parking lot of the South Dakota Rose Inn. ...
January 7, 2014 - 7:27am
November 22, 2013
Lawyer seeks to block blood evidence in fatal Pickstown DUI case
New US Supreme Court ruling could be factor in case against Ronald Fischer Jr.
November 22, 2013 - 9:59pm
November 5, 2013
Watertown man acquitted in toddler's killing
WATERTOWN (AP) — Jurors in Watertown have acquitted a man of killing his former girlfriend's daughter. KELO-TV reports 26-year-old Jay Barse was found not guilty Monday of second-degree murder and the lesser offenses of first- and second-degree manslaughter. His trial started...
November 5, 2013 - 6:33am
November 4, 2013
Parole hearing slated in Rapid City manslaughter case
Rounds: Clemency should not have been given because victim's family had not weighed in.
November 4, 2013 - 7:00am