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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Bormann qualifies for Symetra Tour golf event
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
July 16, 2015
At least five killed, including gunman, in Tennessee shootings
Four U.S. Marines were killed on Thursday by a gunman who opened fire at two military offices in Chattanooga, Tennessee, before being fatally...
July 16, 2015 - 5:17pm
Brother of slain Rapid City police officer joins the force
RAPID CITY (AP) — One of the newest members of the Rapid City police force is the brother of an officer who was killed in the line of duty four years ago. Mackenzie Armstrong was among 11 new officers sworn in during a Wednesday ceremony. His brother, Nick Armstrong, and another...
July 16, 2015 - 1:43pm
Woman pleads not guilty in stabbing death on reservation
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — An Eagle Butte woman accused of stabbing a man to death during a fight has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder. Thirty-six-year-old Richelle Bowker is charged in the June 9 death of Rocky Elk Eagle on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. A preliminary...
July 16, 2015 - 1:39pm
July 15, 2015
Man accused of killing uncle pleads guilty to reduced charge
YANKTON (AP) — A man accused of murdering his uncle in Yankton last year has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in a deal with prosecutors. Joshua Hudson is accused of using a hammer to kill 46-year-old Todd Hudson in March 2014. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity...
July 15, 2015 - 1:02pm
July 9, 2015
Judge refuses to lower bond for Rapid City murder suspect
RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge has refused to lower bond for a man charged in the fatal Memorial Day shooting of his cousin in Rapid City. The attorney for 20-year-old Sean Marshall had asked that Judge Heidi Linngren reduce bond from $1 million to $20,000, but she denied the request...
July 9, 2015 - 2:25pm
July 7, 2015
SD man charged in fatal stabbing on Indian Reservation
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — A South Dakota man has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of a man on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. Federal authorities are accusing Corbyn Big Eagle, of Eagle Butte, of stabbing Austin Miner on June 16. Federal court...
July 7, 2015 - 4:29pm
June 30, 2015
Bond set at $5M for man charged with murder in infant death
RAPID CITY (AP) — A judge in western South Dakota has set a $5 million bond for a man facing murder and other charges in an infant's death. The bond for 26-year-old Kristopher Houchin was set Tuesday. The Rapid City man has been charged with second-degree murder, first-degree...
June 30, 2015 - 4:44pm
June 18, 2015
Half of American whites see no racism around them
WASHINGTON — The murder of nine black churchgoers in Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday night appears to be a horrific -- and impossible to deny -- illustration of racism in America. Federal authorities are investigating it as a hate crime. The city's mayor called the shooting "an unfathomable...
June 18, 2015 - 4:50pm
June 16, 2015
Florida man charged with 1989 slaying pleads not guilty
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Florida man accused of murdering his girlfriend more than 25 years ago has pleaded not guilty. Fifty-seven-year-old Kim Aune appeared in court for the first time Tuesday. He was indicted in April in South Dakota and arrested in Florida. Authorities say...
June 16, 2015 - 2:27pm
June 3, 2015
Convict in Bismarck homicide appeals to state Supreme Court
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — One of two men accused of conspiring to murder a South Dakota man in North Dakota is appealing his conviction to the North Dakota Supreme Court. Joshua Clark is serving life in prison for his role in the spring 2013 killing of 18-year-old John Swain, who...
June 3, 2015 - 1:45pm
June 2, 2015
Bond set at $250,000 for man charged in fatal assault
ABERDEEN (AP) — Bond has been set at $250,000 for a 54-year-old Aberdeen man accused of fatally assaulting another man. Bradley Quist appeared in court for the first time Monday afternoon. He's charged with felony manslaughter for allegedly assaulting 61-year-old Ronald Witchey,...
June 2, 2015 - 4:30pm
June 1, 2015
Indictment: Lemmon woman provided rifle in manslaughter case
BISON (AP) — A woman provided the semi-automatic rifle that her common-law husband used to shoot and kill a man in their northwestern South Dakota home, a grand jury indictment filed this week alleged. Samantha Briscoe was indicted Wednesday and is charged with first-degree...
June 1, 2015 - 11:06am
May 29, 2015
Common-law wife charged for role in Lemmon manslaughter case
BISON (AP) — Authorities have charged the common-law wife of a northwestern South Dakota man accused of shooting a man in their home for her role in the man's death. Samantha Briscoe was indicted Wednesday and arrested Thursday on a charge of first-degree aiding and abetting...
May 29, 2015 - 11:02am
Aberdeen man pleads not guilty to murder in stabbing death
ABERDEEN (AP) — An Aberdeen man charged in a fatal January stabbing has pleaded not guilty. Thirty-three-year-old John Hemminger is accused in the death of 26-year-old Jessica Goebel, who was stabbed Jan. 7 and died five days later. Court documents indicate Hemminger and Goebel...
May 29, 2015 - 10:59am
May 28, 2015
Rapid City man charged with killing cousin
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities have charged a suspect in a fatal shooting in Rapid City with first-degree murder. Twenty-two-year-old Charles Metcalf of Rapid City died early Monday after being shot multiple times. Twenty-year-old suspect Sean Marshall was arrested on drug and...
May 28, 2015 - 3:16pm