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Authorities investigate child death in South Dakota
Lawyer says state has a "compelling interest" to reduce appearance of corruption via IM 22
Alpena, Huron men arrested on meth charges
SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
Winner woman, former educator pleads not guilty to striking student
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Kernels' Miller named to Class AA all-state volleyball team
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Defense jumpstarts No. 1 DWU women over Doane
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
Carroll M. Hunstad
Lila J. Steiber
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
Lead man injured in Jones County crash
MURDO — A Lead man sustained serious, non-life threatening injuries in a one-vehicle crash near Murdo Sunday, according to the South Dakota...
August 8, 2016 - 1:40pm
August 7, 2016
Illinois motorcyclist injured in crash near Murdo
MURDO — An Illinois man suffered minor injuries in a motorcycle crash near Murdo on Saturday, according to the South Dakota Department...
August 7, 2016 - 1:07pm
March 30, 2016
UPDATE: Name released in fatal Murdo crash
MURDO — A 39-year-old man died in a one-vehicle crash Wednesday morning south of Murdo on U.S. Highway 83. The victim's identity is being held by the South Dakota Department of Public Safety pending notification of the family. The driver of the 2001 Chevy Tahoe was traveling...
March 30, 2016 - 1:36pm
March 29, 2016
Archery Honors Up for Grabs at 2016 NASP Tournaments
PIERRE — Young people from across South Dakota will show off their archery skills at the 7th annual National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) State Tournaments. To lessen travel time for students, tournaments will be held at four locations — Rapid City, Yankton, Murdo...
March 29, 2016 - 11:10pm
February 18, 2016
Area high school basketball roundup: Thunder take down WiLdKats
Andes Central/Dakota Christian picked up a win at the Corn Palace in boys high school basketball action, defeating Kimball/White Lake 67-38 on...
February 18, 2016 - 11:34pm
September 16, 2015
Area high school volleyball roundup: No. 5 Wagner defeats Avon 3-0
AVON—Rachel Dion's 29 digs led No.
September 16, 2015 - 12:14am
August 7, 2015
Florida biker injured in Jones County
MURDO—A motorcyclist from Florida was injured Thursday when he crashed his bike in Jones County. Roberto Rodriguez, 58, Orlando, Fla., was traveling east on Interstate 90 around 5 p.m. Thursday when he lost control after exiting a construction zone by mile marker 190, about...
August 7, 2015 - 8:10am
August 3, 2015
Mount Vernon man cited for DUI, reckless driving in fatal motorcycle crash
MURDO — A Mount Vernon man has been charged with driving under the influence and reckless driving after a three-vehicle crash Sunday near Murdo killed an Iowa motorcyclist. A 2013 GMC Sierra, driven by Randall Miller, 55, of Mount Vernon, was traveling west through a construction...
August 3, 2015 - 2:01pm
May 18, 2015
Lyman boys track wins conference meet
PRESHO—The Lyman boys track and field team took first at the Western Great Plains Conference track meet on Friday in Presho with a team score of 132.5. Iren Grassrope won the boys 1,600-meter run with a time of 5 minutes, 10 seconds and the boys 3,200 run with a 10:57.40. Meanwhile,...
May 18, 2015 - 9:59pm
April 16, 2015
OnStar helps nab alleged car thief in Murdo
MURDO—Law enforcement says a group of four car thieves stole three vehicles early Wednesday in Beadle and Jones counties. Jones County Sheriff John Weber said OnStar notified the department that a 2015 Chevrolet pickup was stolen from the Pilot truck stop in Murdo by one...
April 16, 2015 - 8:13am
February 27, 2015
Around the region
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Winner FANNING TO RETIRE FROM SDSU EXTENSION: Bob Fanning, who has worked for South Dakota State University Extension for the last 27 years in south central part of the state, will retire next week. Fanning...
February 27, 2015 - 7:10pm
November 14, 2014
Planes, trains and automobiles nothing new for Thune
More than 100 years in the making, the railroad life of the Thune family has come full circle. In 1906, U.S. Sen. John Thune's grandfather and...
November 14, 2014 - 7:22pm
October 7, 2014
BankWest celebrates by making donations
PIERRE — BankWest employees from across South Dakota traded their dress shoes for sneakers and hit the streets this summer. As a result, more than two dozen charities recently received donations totaling $6,100. As part of the company’s 125th anniversary, BankWest employees...
October 7, 2014 - 4:10pm
July 6, 2014
Rapid City man dead in crash near Murdo
MURDO -- A Rapid City man died in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 Saturday about nine miles west of Murdo. Charles Thesing, 24, was traveling east around 10 p.m. in a 1998 Chevrolet S10 pickup. Quintez Provancial, 22, Rapid City, was also in the pickup. While in...
July 6, 2014 - 10:21pm
November 20, 2013
Murdo man gets prison for firearm crime
MURDO — A Murdo man was sentenced earlier this month for illegally possessing a firearm. Shaun Sporrer, 42, was convicted of possession of a firearm by a prohibited person and was sentenced Nov. 7 by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Sporrer was sentenced to 30 months...
November 20, 2013 - 10:59pm