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Nominations for person of the year being sought
1 duck hunter found dead, 1 still missing in South Dakota
Time magazine names U.S. President-elect Trump Person of the Year
Proposed Mitchell parking ban may re-emerge
Veterans' Holiday Relief Drive taking place through Jan. 30
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
Mesman leads Class A all-state first team
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
Second half dooms Mitchell Christian in season-opener
Kernels gymnasts keep it rolling
Miller powers SDSU over UND
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
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
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
May 21, 2015
Kerr accused of using methamphetamine
A Mitchell man is accused of unauthorized ingestion of methamphetamine. James Kerr, 39, was arrested Monday after he admitted to stealing money from his sister-in-law and pawning his cousin's video game system to gamble and buy meth, according to court documents. Kerr admitted to...
May 21, 2015 - 2:40pm
May 15, 2015
Man charged with taking meth
A Mitchell man is accused of possession of a controlled substance after being suspected of illegally entering vehicles in city limits. On April 24, law enforcement spoke with Justin Brown, 31, regarding him possibly illegally entering vehicles and he was "very jittery," according...
May 15, 2015 - 1:53pm
Two arrested for drugs after probation search
A Mitchell man and woman are accused of possessing methamphetamine after officials conducted a probation search of the woman's home. Alura Richey, 20, and her roommate, Nathaniel Scott, 22, are each accused of possession of meth, which carries a maximum penalty, upon conviction,...
May 15, 2015 - 1:02pm
April 13, 2015
Police search for juvenile suspects after busting meth lab
WATERTOWN (AP) — Police in northeastern South Dakota are searching for four teenagers after officers discovered a mobile meth lab. Detective Nic Ahmann with the Watertown Police Department tells KSFY-TV officers found the remnants of the lab near an area where witnesses had...
April 13, 2015 - 3:16pm
April 9, 2015
5 Wyoming residents held in multi-state drug investigation
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested five people in an investigation into trafficking of methamphetamine in Wyoming, South Dakota and North Dakota. The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation this week announced that police so far have arrested five Gillette residents. "They...
April 9, 2015 - 1:23pm
March 26, 2015
In-home day care couple facing child abuse, drug charges
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An in-home day care operator and her husband have been indicted on child abuse and drug charges after police say they found methamphetamine at their home. The Argus Leader reports 33-year-old Jennifer Darger and 32-year-old Adam Darger were charged Wednesday...
March 26, 2015 - 3:21pm
March 12, 2015
Man, woman arrested on drug charges at South Dakota day care
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two people who authorities suspect were selling methamphetamine out of a house that operates as a day care in southeast South Dakota have been arrested on drug charges. Police in Sioux Falls say the pair was arrested Thursday after authorities searched the...
March 12, 2015 - 9:13pm
March 5, 2015
Authorities find meth in child's diaper, parents indicted
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Three Sioux Falls residents have been indicted on drug and child abuse charges following reports from social workers who said say they found a bag of meth in a child's diaper. The Argus Leader reports Alex Robinson, Naomi Redowl and McKeasha Parks were charged...
March 5, 2015 - 4:05pm
March 4, 2015
Mitchell man accused of possessing, ingesting illegal drugs
A Mitchell man is accused of using and possessing controlled drugs. Joel Ward, 57, was indicted in February for possession of a controlled substance, methadone, possession of a controlled substance, carisoprodol, and unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, methamphetamine....
March 4, 2015 - 1:45pm
Woman charged with using meth
A Tripp woman is accused of using methamphetamine. Carolyn Hrdlicka, 38, is charged with unauthorized ingestion of a controlled substance, meth, on Dec. 27 in Davison County, according to court documents. The charge carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison...
March 4, 2015 - 1:44pm
February 26, 2015
Man arrested for meth possession
A Mitchell man was arrested earlier this month for allegedly possessing methamphetamine after he called authorities to report he was being chased by someone with a gun. Tyler Moore, 23, was fidgety and his pupils were dilated when law enforcement found him in the 2100 block of North...
February 26, 2015 - 5:49pm
Woman accused of using meth while on parole
A Mitchell woman was arrested earlier this month for possessing methamphetamine. Kristin Fraser, 34, is on parole and law enforcement conducted a parole search at her residence around 2 p.m. on Feb. 13. Fraser admitted to using meth the day prior. Her roommate, Teddy Crawford, 35,...
February 26, 2015 - 5:32pm
January 28, 2015
Man accused of possessing meth
A Mitchell man is accused of possessing methamphetamine in December. Donald Hall, 50, is indicted for possession of a controlled substance, meth. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. The charge carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a $10,000 ...
January 28, 2015 - 5:39pm
January 20, 2015
Muth sentenced to 90 days in jail on drug conviction
A Mitchell man convicted of attempting to possess methamphetamine will serve 90 days in county jail and four years on probation. David Muth, 42, was sentenced Tuesday during court at the Davison County Public Safety Center. Muth was arrested in June after attempting to purchase...
January 20, 2015 - 8:14pm
November 18, 2014
Mitchell man accused of using meth
A Mitchell man is accused of possessing methamphetamine. Brady Bushby, 25, is charged with possession of a controlled substance, which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Bushby was on probation when he admitted to his probation...
November 18, 2014 - 8:51pm