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Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
South Dakota Supreme Court: warrant needed for urine sample
House passes one-subject mandate for constitutional changes
Mission couple plead not guilty to wire fraud
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Twins do their part to honor Stoneman Douglas shooting victims
Photos from state wrestling quarterfinals
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Leo W. Konstanz
Dorothea Dunmire Peterson
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
July 17, 2014
Paddle Battle on Missouri to be held Saturday
SPRINGFIELD — More than 100 kayakers will have their knowledge of the Missouri River tested Saturday. The inaugural Fort to Field 50 Paddle Battle will kick off at 7 a.m. Saturday from the boat ramp at the Fort Randall Dam. It will traverse 50 miles of the Missouri River down...
July 17, 2014 - 4:03pm
July 8, 2014
Two area golfers compete in US Amateur qualifier
SIOUX FALLS — Two area golfers competed in the U.S. Amateur Qualifying event Tuesday at Bakker Crossing Golf Course in Sioux Falls. Arron Lickteig, of Marion, took 10th after the the 36-hole event. He shot a 154 and was seven strokes behind winner Samuel Matthew, of Roseville,...
July 8, 2014 - 9:06pm
June 13, 2014
Brokaw hits Pickstown
PICKSTOWN -- In a small town on the bluffs above the Missouri River, Tom Brokaw found what he now describes as the perfect place to grow up. Brokaw,...
June 13, 2014 - 11:14pm
May 7, 2014
Pickstown dedication event for new museum features Tom Brokaw
PICKSTOWN — A dedication ceremony for the new Pickstown museum will start at 2 p.m. on June 13 at the Pickstown Community Center’s Rainbow Room. Keynote speaker will be Tom Brokaw, an eight-year Pickstown resident during the late ’40s and early ’50s. Other scheduled speakers...
May 7, 2014 - 6:53am
May 1, 2014
Annual birding festival flies into Charles Mix County
PICKSTOWN -- As May arrives, so does South Dakota's biggest birding event. Starting today, the Fourth Annual South Dakota Birding Festival...
May 1, 2014 - 6:19pm
April 25, 2014
Around the region
A look at news around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Armour DOUGLAS COUNTY DOESN'T WANT TO SHARE 4-H ADVISER WITH BON HOMME: 4-H leaders in Douglas County have told the county's commissioners they're not in favor of sharing a youth adviser with Bon Homme County. Joel...
April 25, 2014 - 9:10pm
April 18, 2014
Andes Central's Cooney having early success on golf course
PICKSTOWN — Golf is not work or even a game for the Cooneys, but a time to spend together. Mom Deb, father Tom, and brothers Ryan and J.J. have spent many Sundays on the golf course competing against each other and having fun. Some of J.J.’s earliest memories of playing were...
April 18, 2014 - 11:20pm
January 30, 2014
Tribal members honored for role as code talkers
Role of Yankton Sioux brothers in WWII, other code talkers was kept secret for decades.
January 30, 2014 - 6:09am
September 24, 2013
Wagner man falls in river, dies
PICKSTOWN — A Wagner man died in a drowning accident Tuesday, according to the Charles Mix County Sheriff’s Office. A news release from the office said Robert Clemens, 71, was fishing at about 3:30 p.m. from the Spillway Boat Ramp Dock on the Missouri River below Pickstown...
September 24, 2013 - 6:50pm
August 29, 2013
Travis Tritt to perform in Pickstown
August 29, 2013 - 9:57pm
August 27, 2013
Man pleads not guilty in crash that killed pedestrians
Ronald Fischer Jr. is accused of driving drunk, killing two in parking lot.
August 27, 2013 - 7:05am
August 23, 2013
Eagle makes recovery
PICKSTOWN -- An eagle that was rescued from Lake Francis Case above Fort Randall Dam last week is back in the wild. On Saturday, boaters above the dam reported an American bald eagle struggling in the water. Another group of boaters used a large net with a long handle to get the eagle...
August 23, 2013 - 7:06am
August 19, 2013
Bald eagle rescued near Pickstown
PICKSTOWN -- Boaters and local and federal officials banded together over the weekend to rescue an injured bald eagle. Chad Peters, of Wagner, said he was boating on the Missouri River above the Fort Randall Dam by Pickstown on Saturday afternoon when he and family members saw a big...
August 19, 2013 - 10:40pm
August 9, 2013
UPDATE: Life term possible for Pickstown crash suspect
Manslaughter charge added in double-fatal crash.
August 9, 2013 - 7:11am
August 8, 2013
Manslaughter charges added in Pickstown fatal crash
PICKSTOWN -- The man arrested in connection with the July 8 crash that killed two U.S. Fish and Wildlife employees could now be punished with life in prison. Attorney General Marty Jackley and Charles Mix County States Attorney Thomas Deadrick announced today that Ronald Ray Fischer,...
August 8, 2013 - 11:26am