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DWU research team looks at connections in air pollution to the brain
State of South Dakota provides additional information on proposed Spearfish Canyon State Park
Miner Co. pipeline sites vandalized
FRA mum on cause of Scotland train derailment from a year ago
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Area prep football roundup: Chamberlain clips Falcons
Canistota powers past Mount Vernon/Plankinton
Last-second kick propels Seahawks past MCM
Area football roundup: Gregory stifles Blackhawks
No. 2 Kernels smash Patriots 28-7
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Donald L. Ehlers
Mabel V. Koehler
A new meaning for the word 'roundabout'
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
McLaughlin man enters assault case plea; no trial date set
PIERRE (AP) — A McLaughlin man accused of assaulting another man with shod feet has pleaded not guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon. A trial date hasn't been set for 23-year-old Sinjin Cameron. If convicted, Cameron faces up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine, plus...
July 1, 2016 - 11:53am
March 25, 2016
School district that dropped Midgets moniker adopts Mustangs
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) — A South Dakota school district on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation that dropped its Midgets nickname because it was offensive to people of short stature has chosen a new moniker. McLaughlin School District sports teams will now be known as the Mustangs. The...
March 25, 2016 - 11:34am
February 20, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Gregory outlasts Bon Homme 59-52
Boys basketball Gregory 59, Bon Homme 52 GREGORY — Gregory held on for victory on Friday night in prep boys basketball action, defeating Bon Homme 59-52 in Gregory. Aaron Voigt recorded 19 points and Jayd VanDerWerff had 13 points. Robert Vomacka had a double-double with 12...
February 20, 2016 - 12:18am
November 13, 2015
Mitchell woman to celebrate 85 years
Ann McLaughlin, Mitchell, will celebrate her 85 birthday on Saturday, Nov. 21. Her family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent c/o...
November 13, 2015 - 3:25pm
October 15, 2015
New Jersey man accused of robbing reservation liquor store
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) — A New Jersey man is behind bars after allegedly robbing a liquor store on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas. KELO-TV reports that the 51-year-old man was arrested in Bismarck after allegedly holding up a store in McLaughlin on Wednesday. Authorities...
October 15, 2015 - 3:37pm
September 24, 2015
South Dakota school changes 'Midget" mascot after objections
MCLAUGHLIN, S.D.—A north-central South Dakota school has dropped its Midget mascot and nickname. The move came after the nonprofit Little People of America organization asked the district to consider the change. The "Midgets" had been the mascot of McLaughlin School District...
September 24, 2015 - 11:10pm
September 23, 2014
Former SD pastor, school principal accused of sex with boy
SELBY (AP) — A former South Dakota pastor and educator is accused of having sexual contact with a minor six years ago. Authorities allege that Timothy Thompson, 38, had sexual contact with a boy younger than 16 in 2008, when he was a pastor at Cornerstone Community Church in...
September 23, 2014 - 5:20pm
April 29, 2014
McLaughlin woman gets probation for stolen checks
PIERRE (AP) — A McLaughlin woman accused of stealing check blanks from a business and forging signatures on them has been sentenced to 1 ½ years of probation. Fifty-two-year-old Rhea Archambault also was ordered to pay $1,450 in restitution to L & L Auto. U.S. Attorney...
April 29, 2014 - 10:50am
March 25, 2014
School SUV that crashed in CO was from McLaughlin
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a sport utility vehicle that crashed in northern Colorado and injured five students and two adults belongs to the McLaughlin School District in South Dakota. McLaughlin is in northern South Dakota, on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation that...
March 25, 2014 - 7:23am
September 12, 2013
McLaughlin man gets 10 years for stomping on another's head
RAPID CITY (AP) — A McLaughlin man was sentenced to just over 10 years in federal prison for stomping a man on the head and face with his feet. The U.S. Attorney's Office says 21-year-old Ross Dean Farrell earlier pleaded guilty to assault with intent to commit murder. Prosecutors...
September 12, 2013 - 3:29pm
May 17, 2013
McLaughlin man gets prison for manslaughter in DUI case
PIERRE (AP) -- A McLaughlin man accused of driving drunk and causing a fatal crash has been sentenced to 1 ½ years in prison for manslaughter. Thirty-three-year-old Jody Red Bird also was ordered to spend three years on supervised release following his prison term and to pay more...
May 17, 2013 - 2:50pm
May 1, 2013
SD hunting guide sentenced on federal gun charge
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A McLaughlin hunting guide has been sentenced to six months in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm. The U.S. Attorney's Office says 52-year-old Jess Porras was providing guiding services to a group of hunters from Minnesota in December....
May 1, 2013 - 7:17am
December 3, 2012
McLaughlin man gets 20 years for sexual abuse charge
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) -- A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexually abusing a child. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson has announced that 53-year-old Bradley Speker, of McLaughlin, was sentenced last week for aggravated sexual abuse of a child. Speker pleaded...
December 3, 2012 - 12:04pm
August 6, 2012
McLaughlin man indicted for involuntary manslaughter
PIERRE (AP) -- A federal grand jury has indicted a McLaughlin man on a charge of involuntary manslaughter for allegedly causing a fatal crash when he was driving while intoxicated. Brendan Johnson, U.S. Attorney for South Dakota, says 32-year-old Jody Red Bird has pleaded not guilty...
August 6, 2012 - 10:58am
April 27, 2012
McLaughlin man gets six years in prison for sex abuse of minors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A 40-year-old McLaughlin man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for sexual abuse of minors. Michael Seibel was convicted in August of two counts of sexual abuse of a minor and two counts of abusive sexual contact. The charges related to two victims...
April 27, 2012 - 11:05am