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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria takes down Parkston
Bulldogs fall to Wildcats
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
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
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
May 4, 2017
Oil pipeline vandalism reported in Minnehaha County
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Law enforcement officers have stepped up patrols around an oil pipeline site in Minnehaha County after vandalism was discovered. Sheriff's Capt. Jason Gearman says vandals broke through a chain link fence recently that surrounds an above-ground section of the...
May 4, 2017 - 8:30am
April 23, 2017
Man's body pulled from Big Sioux River in South Dakota park
GARRETSON (AP) — Authorities say divers have recovered the body of a 19-year-old man who drowned in the Big Sioux River at Palisades State...
April 23, 2017 - 2:42pm
April 13, 2016
Minnehaha sheriff's office: Chase ends with suspect arrest
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a pursuit that ended with a crash in Sioux Falls led to the arrest of a man suspected in an attempted homicide in Sisseton earlier this month. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says deputies, Sioux Falls police and state troopers pursued the...
April 13, 2016 - 5:32pm
August 27, 2015
Davison, Minnehaha counties closer to juvenile partnership
For the first time in 20 years, Davison County intends to use the juvenile detention center in Minnehaha County as a regular location to send young people who are incarcerated. During Tuesday's county commission meeting, the board gave Commission Chairman John Claggett the authority...
August 27, 2015 - 8:52am
August 5, 2015
Minnehaha County getting new vote counter after problems
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Minnehaha County commissioners have decided to use more than $109,000 in federal election money to buy a third digital vote tabulator. The Argus Leader reports that the additional machine meets a recommendation from an election review committee. The group...
August 5, 2015 - 2:02pm
July 19, 2015
Sheriff: More needed to cut Minnehaha County jail population
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — As Minnehaha County prepares to expand its overcrowded jail, the sheriff says officials should rethink who will be held in the facility. The planned $42.5 million facility would be full less than three years after breaking ground, said Sheriff Mike Milstead,...
July 19, 2015 - 1:04pm
March 13, 2015
Missing Mitchell man involved in crash located in Minnehaha County
A Mitchell man who went missing after allegedly crashing a vehicle on a rural Davison County road was taken into custody Thursday in Minnehaha...
March 13, 2015 - 5:29pm
January 23, 2015
Group continues review of vote counting delays in SD county
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The committee tasked with reviewing the hours-long vote-counting delay in a South Dakota county during the Nov. 4 election still has work to be done. KELO-AM reports the committee appointed by the Minnehaha County Commission is meeting again Friday. The committee...
January 23, 2015 - 4:55pm
December 12, 2014
US OKs renaming offensive South Dakota creek
PIERRE (AP) — A federal board has approved a new name for a South Dakota creek because the old name was offensive. The U.S. Board on Geographic Names has approved renaming a creek in Moody County to "Isanti Creek." It was originally named "Squaw Creek." The board also approved...
December 12, 2014 - 10:45pm
February 22, 2012
Minnehaha County to reverse worker wage cut
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Commissioners in South Dakota's largest county have reversed a decision to cut the base pay of most county workers by 5 percent. The Minnehaha County pay cut was imposed to help close an almost $3 million budget shortfall.
February 22, 2012 - 11:19am
November 25, 2011
Minnehaha County might use ankle bracelets on juveniles
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota's most populous county might start using ankle bracelets on juvenile offenders next year. The electronic monitoring devices are one way Minnehaha County hopes to save money and reduce the number of repeat juvenile offenders, the media reports.
November 25, 2011 - 2:20pm
October 9, 2010
Delayed justice: 2,900 warrants await delivery in county
There were three piles of warrants sitting on a table outside Grace Murphy's office Friday. The 50 or 60 warrants in the piles are just a small...
October 9, 2010 - 12:15am