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County could pay thousands for pregnant woman to give birth in jail
Early dropouts in GOP presidential race 'more in line' with Sen. Thune
Fifth Avenue and Burr St. intersection closed
Circuit court cases from 7/26
Highway Patrol plans sobriety checkpoints in August
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Land-locked rancher awarded cash in sale of cattle rival said he owned
Fight over electricity for new grain elevator ends in a compromise
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
Vikings extend contract of head coach Zimmer
USD men's basketball team going on 10-day trip to Spain
Armour rallies for final District 3B state tournament spot
Lakeview women's scramble set for Wednesday
Mitchell's Thill joins junior hockey team
ACT goes under the sea
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Ima Gene Toland
Jackie (Bowar) Miiller
Paul Frederick Monteil Jr.
OUR VIEW: Kudos to city's mosquito control efforts
Tragedies felt in South Dakota
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
August 18, 2011
'American Pickers' films segments at Pioneer Auto Show, 1880s Town in Murdo
Some of South Dakota's finest hidden gems are set to be unveiled on a popular antiquing show. The television show "American Pickers" recently...
August 18, 2011 - 12:06am
August 2, 2011
Iconic Murdo highway sign to be rebuilt after storm
MURDO (AP) -- An iconic billboard in western South Dakota that featured a big green car atop a bright yellow sign has been sent to the shop for an overhaul. A June storm with wind gusts up to 80 mph snapped the 35-foot wood posts and brought the mock wood and fiberglass car to the...
August 2, 2011 - 1:26pm
June 1, 2011
Man charged in string of Murdo burglaries
MURDO -- An Indiana man has been charged in three third-degree burglaries in Murdo that occurred Friday. Vence Allen, Goshen, Ind., appeared in Jones County Court on Tuesday and was charged with three Class 4 felonies for burglaries at the Star Family Restaurant, Murdo Car Wash...
June 1, 2011 - 5:36am
May 31, 2011
Would-be burglar caught by Murdo restaurant owners
MURDO -- An Indiana man will appear in court today to be charged with at least one count of burglary. Jones County Sheriff John Weber said the man, whose name he would not release, was arrested early Friday after he reportedly tried to break into the Star Family Restaurant,...
May 31, 2011 - 6:16am
January 15, 2011
Opinion: Wish kids could see the county I remember
We traveled to Presho from Pierre the other evening for the hotly contested Chamberlain Cubs vs. Lyman Raiders girls' basketball game. The temperature...
January 15, 2011 - 12:11am
January 13, 2011
Sen. Thune to be in Murdo today
MURDO -- Sen. John Thune will visit the Jones County Invitational at 6:30 p.m. today at the Jones County High School Auditorium, Murdo. The stop is part of a tour of several South Dakota cities Thune is undertaking.
January 13, 2011 - 10:04am
July 10, 2010
Unchallenged Thune stops for ice cream in Mitchell
What does a U.S. senator do on a summer day during a congressional recess when he has no re-election opponent? He stops for a burger and ice...
July 10, 2010 - 12:05am
June 26, 2010
Candidates for sheriff not county residents in some cases
Voters in four area counties will decide sheriff's races this fall that feature a candidate from outside their county. Ray Westendorf, a Charles Mix County sheriff who did not seek re-election, filed as an independent candidate in Sanborn County to run against 20-year sheriff Tom...
June 26, 2010 - 12:05am
February 20, 2010
75% of S.D. lawyers work in four counties, leading to rural-lawyer shortage
After seven years of practicing law in Las Vegas, Anita Fuoss made an uncommon career choice. Rather than continue climbing the ladder in a...
February 20, 2010 - 12:01am
January 12, 2010
Jones County crash victim identified
MURDO - An 18-year-old Black Hawk man died Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash 10 miles west of Murdo on Interstate 90. The victim was identified as Alexander Timothy Wright. He was the driver of a 2001 Jeep Cherokee that lost control on the frost-covered roadway. The vehicle...
January 12, 2010 - 4:59pm
One killed in fatal crash near Murdo
MURDO - A two-vehicle crash 10 miles west of Murdo on Interstate 90 killed one person Tuesday morning. The driver of a 2001 Jeep Cherokee died after losing control of his vehicle on the frost-covered roadway. The vehicle crossed the median, and then entered the westbound lane,...
January 12, 2010 - 3:07pm
October 5, 2009
Lyman stays unbeaten
MURDO -- Lyman improved to 5-0 with a 58-0 win over Jones County Saturday in a high school football game in Murdo. The Raiders went up 22-8 after the first quarter and added 28 more points in the second and eight in the third to end the game early. Reed Reuman ran for 158 yards...
October 5, 2009 - 1:00am
September 17, 2009
Capital for Day set in Murdo next week
MURDO -- On Wednesday, Murdo will be South Dakota's Capital for a Day. The following schedule is planned: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.: Murdo tours; Public Safety Roundtable at Louis Weber Ambulance Building; Department of Revenue and Regulation, Division of Property and Special Taxes,...
September 17, 2009 - 10:22am
June 26, 2009
Schools get bonding OK for repairs, renovations
School districts in Murdo, Mount Vernon, Corsica and Kimball are among seven South Dakota districts that have been approved for nearly $2.5 million in bonding authority under the federal government's Qualified Zone Academy Bond Program. The bonding authority available statewide...
June 26, 2009 - 8:03am
May 14, 2009
Thune: EPA rules may 'kill' ethanol in America
Members of South Dakota's congressional delegation on Wednesday lashed out at what they perceive as "questionable" and "ridiculous" land-use models that they feel could devastate the American biofuels industry. Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin, in a statement sent to the media,...
May 14, 2009 - 7:58am