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AgweekTV: Hemp harvest
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
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
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
March 2, 2016
Man who pleaded guilty to murder wants to withdraw plea
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to murder in Bismarck now wants to withdraw that plea. Mark Butts is accused of stabbing 57-year-old Richard Glover to death in a car in December 2014. In January he pleaded guilty to a lower-level felony murder charge that carries...
March 2, 2016 - 12:23pm
February 25, 2016
Man gets life for raping, killing woman in Sioux Falls home
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man will spend the rest of his life in prison for raping and killing a Sioux Falls woman in her home. A jury last November convicted 42-year-old Christopher Kryger of first-degree murder, forcible rape and first-degree burglary. He was sentenced...
February 25, 2016 - 3:49pm
Man gets 60-year sentence for killing Sioux Falls girlfriend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man who admitted killing his girlfriend in her Sioux Falls home more than a year ago has been sentenced to 60 years in prison. Forty-year-old Timothy Moses reached a plea deal with prosecutors in December. He admitted killing 36-year-old Angel Schroeder on Dec....
February 25, 2016 - 12:56pm
February 23, 2016
Police: Michigan Uber driver admits role in deadly shooting spree
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (Reuters) - A man working as an Uber driver admitted to the fatal weekend shootings of six people in Kalamazoo, Michigan, a...
February 23, 2016 - 11:56am
February 22, 2016
Man gets 35 years for fatally shooting cousin in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting his cousin in Rapid City over Memorial Day weekend last year has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Twenty-one-year-old Sean Marshall pleaded guilty to manslaughter last month in the death of 22-year-old Charles Metcalf....
February 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
January 29, 2016
State argues infidelity as motive in alleged murder
WINNER — A supposed history of possessive behavior and the knowledge that his fiancee's unborn child wasn't his were motive enough for...
January 29, 2016 - 11:21am
January 17, 2016
Money, tangled relations center of ex-officer's murder case
COLOME (AP) — Everybody knows Russell Bertram in this tiny prairie town of about 300, where the skyline is etched by a grain mill, city hall is the size of a one-bedroom apartment and there's too little traffic to justify a stoplight. The three tables in the back of the only gas...
January 17, 2016 - 1:47pm
December 4, 2015
After murder trial acquittal, McDougal just wants dignity back
After spending 14 months behind bars for a murder charge that a jury later acquitted him of, Donald McDougal just wanted a chocolate milkshake. "I...
December 4, 2015 - 7:41pm
McDougal murder trial costs, fees stack up
Davison County could be on the hook to pay well over $140,000 in fees following a murder trial in which the defendant was acquitted. Donald McDougal, 50, of Mitchell, was found not guilty of first- and second-degree murder and first- and second-degree manslaughter on Nov. 20 following...
December 4, 2015 - 7:36pm
November 12, 2015
Officers say marks not consistent with suicide
Two Mitchell police officers believe the marks on Janie McDougal's neck after her death are not consistent with suicide. In the opening day...
November 12, 2015 - 7:53pm
November 10, 2015
Jury selected for Davison Co. murder trial
A 12-member jury with three alternate jurors was selected Monday for a murder trial set to start this week in Mitchell. The trial is scheduled...
November 10, 2015 - 12:04pm
November 8, 2015
Murder trial to begin Monday in Mitchell
On Monday, Davison County will see its first jury trial for a suspected murderer since 2006. Donald McDougal, 50, of Mitchell, was accused...
November 8, 2015 - 4:07pm