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Sheriff's offices understaffed around SD
Opposing sides make case for, against campaign finance reform measure
Fine art center to see community usage
Opposition group Dakota Rural Action loses effort to delay hearing on state's pollution-control permit
The Desmonds to perform concert featuring Lloyd Webber's lesser-known works
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Julie L. Lang
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Raymond Russell Stevens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
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
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
September 26, 2016
Former police chief found guilty of murder
BURKE — A former South Dakota police chief and Colome native was found guilty of first-degree murder of his pregnant fiancee Monday, nearly...
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September 15, 2016
Maryland woman committed to hospital for kids' exorcism slayings
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A judge ordered a Maryland woman who killed two of her children in what she called an exorcism committed to a psychiatric hospital on Thursday, a prosecutor's spokesman said. Zakieya Avery, 31, of Germantown, pleaded guilty this week to killing her 1-year-old...
September 15, 2016 - 1:42pm
September 14, 2016
Suspected motives revealed in Bertram murder trial’s opening day
BURKE — In their opening remarks Wednesday, prosecutors suggested Russell Bertram killed his girlfriend to collect more than $900,000 in insurance...
September 14, 2016 - 5:42pm
September 13, 2016
Opening statements to be heard Wednesday in murder trial
BURKE — A jury has been selected for a Gregory County murder trial involving a former police chief. Russell Bertram, 64, of Sioux Falls, is...
September 13, 2016 - 6:36pm
September 9, 2016
Jurors to be selected Monday for Gregory Co. murder trial
BURKE — The first murder trial in Gregory County in more than 30 years is set to begin Monday, as attorneys prepare to select the jury...
September 9, 2016 - 5:56pm
September 6, 2016
Danny Heinrich admits to abduction, killing of Jacob Wetterling
MINNEAPOLIS -- Danny Heinrich, the man who led authorities to the remains of Jacob Wetterling, admitted in U.S. District Court Tuesday, Sept....
September 6, 2016 - 1:53pm
September 1, 2016
Initial hearing scheduled for Woonsocket murder suspect
WOONSOCKET — An initial court appearance has been scheduled for the man arrested for murder in Woonsocket. Matthew Novak, 33, was arrested...
September 1, 2016 - 3:21pm
August 31, 2016
UPDATE: Authorities say 25-year-old Woonsocket woman murdered
WOONSOCKET — Authorities were on scene for several hours Wednesday at a residence in Woonsocket where law enforcement officials say a man was...
August 31, 2016 - 3:37pm
Woonsocket man arrested for second-degree murder following Wednesday morning incident
WOONSOCKET — A Woonsocket man was arrested Wednesday morning on one count of second-degree murder. Matthew Novak, 33, was arrested after...
August 31, 2016 - 12:12pm
July 27, 2016
Suspect in Mitchell house fire indicted for attempted murder
A Mitchell woman charged with burning down her home is now charged with attempted murder, stemming from the same incident. Dawn Long, 38, was...
July 27, 2016 - 11:36am
Suspect in Aberdeen slaying wants trial moved out of county
ABERDEEN (AP) — The defense for an Aberdeen man accused of stabbing a woman to death wants the trial moved out of Brown County. The American News reports that John Hemminger's attorneys worry about the ability to seat an unbiased jury, based on questionnaires of potential jurors....
April 27, 2016 - 11:59am
Authorities: Meade County man arrested in double homicide
FAITH (AP) — Authorities say a 32-year-old Faith man has been has been arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree murder. Attorney General Marty Jackley and Meade County Sheriff Ron Merwin say in a release that Berton Cole Toavs is charged in the killing of two people...
April 27, 2016 - 11:42am
April 26, 2016
Cock-fighting roosters added to the mystery of the Ohio slayings that left 8 dead
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine won't confirm most of the theories swirling around the small, rural town of Piketon, Ohio - rumors of gang turf wars, Mexican drug cartels and stealthy trained assassins. But the few details he has released in the days since eight people were brutally...
April 26, 2016 - 4:48pm
Woman suspected of being accessory in shooting arrested
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police say a 26-year-old woman has been arrested in Le Mars, Iowa, in connection to a man wanted on a warrant issued in a Sioux Falls homicide. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says the woman was arrested early Tuesday morning on two counts of accessory...
April 26, 2016 - 1:17pm
April 21, 2016
South Dakota high court upholds teen's murder conviction
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a Pierre teenager convicted of killing a classmate. Attorney General Marty Jackley announced the decision on Thursday. The lawyer for 19-year-old Braiden McCahren had argued that his client was been denied...
April 21, 2016 - 1:29pm