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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
August 14, 2015
Lower Missouri River flooding ends, focus shifts to repairs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has declared an end to flooding problems on the lower Missouri River and is shifting attention to what repairs will be needed. Col. Andrew Sexton, district commander of the corps' Kansas City district, was visiting damaged...
August 14, 2015 - 2:32pm
August 12, 2015
Project aims to find way to keep trash out of Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — A group that promotes environmental protection and outdoor recreation is creating a pilot program in South Dakota to try to keep trash out of the Missouri River. The Izaak Walton League is using a $10,000 grant from the South Dakota Community Foundation to fund...
August 12, 2015 - 3:55pm
July 31, 2015
Endangered pallid sturgeon larvae found in Missouri River
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Scientists say that three fish larvae captured from the Missouri River last year have been confirmed as those of the endangered pallid sturgeon. A U.S. Geological Survey news release issued Thursday says the 1- to 3-day-old larvae were among hundreds of...
July 31, 2015 - 3:15pm
July 19, 2015
Nebraska woman drowns in Missouri River at Running Water
SPRINGFIELD—A Nebraska woman drowned Saturday morning in the Missouri River, according to the Bon Homme County Sheriff's Office. Veronica...
July 19, 2015 - 6:04pm
July 7, 2015
Missouri River reservoirs still have room for flood waters
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — More rainfall than expected flowed into the Missouri River last month, but the river's reservoirs still have plenty of room because of this year's below-average snowfall. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it expects 26.6 million acre feet of water will...
July 7, 2015 - 1:57pm
June 30, 2015
Woman dies after boat collision below Missouri River dam
HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A 68-year-old Nebraska woman has died after a collision of two boats below Gavins Point Dam on the Missouri River. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says the accident occurred about 9:55 a.m. Monday in the tail waters east of the dam. The dam sits...
June 30, 2015 - 11:21am
June 29, 2015
9-year-old girl drowns while swimming in Missouri River
GLENHAM (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has drowned while swimming in the Missouri River in northern South Dakota. Walworth County Sheriff Josh Boll says the girl was with family members Sunday morning near New Evarts Resort south of Glenham. He says she was at a beach...
June 29, 2015 - 11:36am
June 23, 2015
Storm damage forces closure of Farm Island Recreation Area
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota officials have temporarily closed the Farm Island Recreation Area along the Missouri River near Pierre. A strong storm that moved through the area Sunday night left down trees and knocked out power to the park. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks...
June 23, 2015 - 3:58pm
June 10, 2015
AG: Woman whose body was found in river suffered head trauma
VERMILLION (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the woman whose body was found in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota suffered blunt force trauma to the head. Jackley on Tuesday said autopsy findings also indicate that 29-year-old Alicia Hummel,...
June 10, 2015 - 10:36am
May 21, 2015
Union County homeowners won't see flood insurance surcharge
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More than 400 homeowners whose property lies along the Missouri River in southeast South Dakota are no longer facing a potential surcharge on their flood insurance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Wednesday said Union County officials met a Monday...
May 21, 2015 - 1:28pm
April 10, 2015
Mitchell fire captain locates body
Fire Capt. Steve Nedved of the Mitchell Fire Division found the body of a missing 6-year-old boy Friday afternoon in the Missouri River. The...
April 10, 2015 - 8:54pm
April 9, 2015
Rain likely to slow search for missing South Dakota boy
YANKTON (AP) — Rain is likely to slow the search for a 6-year-old southeastern South Dakota boy believed drowned in the Missouri River on Easter. Yankton Police Chief Brian Paulsen says authorities searching for Lincoln Hilt, of Hurley, plan to focus on gearing up for the weekend,...
April 9, 2015 - 1:12pm
April 8, 2015
Missouri River water releases cut because of less snow
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Less water is being released from the Missouri River's dams this spring because officials expect only 80 percent of the normal amount of water to flow into the river basin this year. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Monday that it cut the amount of water...
April 8, 2015 - 4:16pm
April 1, 2015
Sand from river could be used for fracking
NIOBRARA, Neb. -- The problem of excess sedimentation in the Missouri River and Lewis and Clark Lake isn't going away soon. But some innovative ideas about what to do -- such as using sediment for fracking -- are being discussed. Ron Zelt, a hydrologist with the U.S. Geological...
April 1, 2015 - 10:22am
March 22, 2015
PICKSTOWN — In a matter of minutes, roughly 5,000 new residents moved to the Missouri River Friday. And the move went swimmingly. Those...
March 22, 2015 - 10:27am