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Davison County authorities place man on escaped status
A divided Washington comes together in support of John McCain, 'an American hero'
Pa. parents sent to prison for 'gifting' six daughters as 'sex slaves' to self-proclaimed prophet
GREAT INDOORS: An easy Beauty and the Beast cake fit for a princess
Katherine Berman, wife of ESPN personality Chris Berman, died from blunt trauma, drowning
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
Starbucks' latest bid to perk up sales growth: on-tap coffee
J.C. Penney to add toy sections in all stores
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
Amazon.com on pace to break sales record for 'Prime Day'
Hutterite colony by Stratford plans to grow swine facility
OUR VIEW: To the farmers, thank you
Official on derailment: Track failure ‘a matter of time’
Column: I confess, I no longer pray for rain
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
Lurz tabbed as DWU throws coach
Brink sinks hole in one
Late rally falls short for Post 18
Five to be inducted into amateur baseball hall of fame
Mitchell junior Legion wins two in Aberdeen
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Dorothy Marie Malde
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
WOSTER: Waiting for water
OUR VIEW: To the farmers, thank you
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
Wiltz: What exactly was a mountain man?
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
McMillan 40th anniversary
Sibson 25th anniversary
July 12, 2017
Less than half of states have marijuana-specific impaired driving laws. Attorney argues Montana's standard is 'arbitrary'
BILLINGS, Mont. — The amount of marijuana in someone's system that constitutes a DUI is "arbitrary" and not supported by science, according...
July 12, 2017 - 10:48am
Nevada has a marijuana problem: There's not enough marijuana
Nevada officials have declared a state of emergency over marijuana: There's not enough of it. Since recreational pot became legal two weeks ago,...
July 12, 2017 - 10:05am
June 26, 2017
Search warrant, traffic stop net 2 arrests for meth, cocaine
After completing a traffic stop and search warrant Friday, two Mitchell women were arrested for possession of multiple drugs, police announced...
June 26, 2017 - 4:18pm
June 22, 2017
Three truck drivers arrested for bringing drugs into Mitchell
Three semi truck drivers were arrested recently after law enforcement allegedly found drugs in their vehicles while they traveled into Mitchell....
June 22, 2017 - 2:04pm
June 13, 2017
Rapper Chief Keef accused of drug possession in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Chicago rapper Chief Keef has been arrested in South Dakota, accused of drug possession. The rapper, whose legal name is...
June 13, 2017 - 8:41am
June 8, 2017
Prisoners smoke joints, show off phones in prison videos
Nashville, TN -- A video posted on the Facebook page of a Tennessee prisoner shows him wearing a mask and smoking from a makeshift bong while...
June 8, 2017 - 11:22am
May 24, 2017
South Dakota jury find consultant not guilty in pot case
FLANDREAU (AP) — A South Dakota jury on Wednesday cleared a consultant on trial for drug charges after he helped an American Indian tribe pursue a marijuana resort on tribal land. Eric Hagen, a consultant who worked with the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, had faced charges of conspiracy...
May 24, 2017 - 1:55pm
The Latest: Jury weighs case of tribe's marijuana consultant
FLANDREAU (AP) — The Latest the South Dakota drug trial of marijuana consultant Eric Hagen: 11:20 a.m. A South Dakota jury is weighing the case of a man who faces drug charges for helping an American Indian tribe that sought to develop a marijuana resort. Closing arguments took...
May 24, 2017 - 1:08pm
May 23, 2017
Man testifies in his own trial in marijuana resort case
FLANDREAU (AP) — A man on trial for his alleged role in a marijuana grow operation on the Flandreau Santee Sioux Reservation has testified...
May 23, 2017 - 6:04pm
May 22, 2017
Marijuana among used clothing donated to Maplewood store
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) — Workers sifting through some donations at a Maplewood used clothing store got quite a surprise. Among the clothing donated to the Once Upon a Child store recently was more than 100 grams of marijuana neatly divided into separate little plastic bags. The Argus...
May 22, 2017 - 10:15am
May 15, 2017
Argus Leader reporter subpoenaed in tribal marijuana case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Prosecutors plan to call a Sioux Falls Argus Leader reporter as a witness in a trial related to a marijuana operation that...
May 15, 2017 - 11:17am
May 12, 2017
Two charged with distributing marijuana near Mitchell park
Two Mitchell residents face felony charges after allegedly distributing marijuana in a drug-free zone. Michael Wilson, 31, and Larissa Hopkins,...
May 12, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 24, 2017
Felonies dismissed for man once acquitted of murder, admits to having marijuana
A Mitchell man acquitted of murder pleaded guilty to possessing marijuana as felony charges were dismissed. Donald McDougal, 51, of Mitchell,...
April 24, 2017 - 10:22am
April 22, 2017
Backers of marijuana measures to launch push for 2018 ballot
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Supporters of a pair of ballot measures that would legalize medical and recreational marijuana in South Dakota plan to launch their push Saturday to get on the ballot in 2018. Backers of the South Dakota effort would have to submit nearly 14,000 valid signatures...
April 22, 2017 - 10:22am
April 18, 2017
SD Highway Patrol announces major heroin bust near Rapid City
RAPID CITY — South Dakota Highway Patrol seized 1.7 pounds of heroin, a bag of marijuana and nearly $27,000 in cash and checks near Rapid City...
April 18, 2017 - 2:34pm